Showbie combines all of the essential tools for assignments, feedback, and communication in one beautiful, easy-to-use app. This means less time spent struggling with your tech setup, and more time for teaching and learning. Showbie makes it easy to create and upload assignments that students can complete using Showbie’s built-in tool.
With powerful features to help teachers provide feedback, grading has never been faster — or more comprehensive.
Assignments Made Easy
Instantly distribute documents, images, instructions and comments to your entire class, a group of students, or individual students.
Create any number of folders within a class to keep your assignments and documents organized and easy to find.
PHOTOS + VIDEO
Grab an image or video from your camera roll, or capture a document on the fly with your device’s camera, then crop and adjust it in Showbie.
DOCUMENTS FROM ANYWHERE
Add documents from your computer, favourite iPad app, Dropbox or Google Drive in a couple of taps.
COMMENTS, LINKS + VOICE NOTES
Quickly add instructions, guidance, or links to assignments. You can even record a voice note with verbal instructions for your students.
ACCESS PRELOADED LESSONS PLANS AND ASSIGNMENTS! (BETA)
Upload your own math or language arts content or select from hundreds of assignments and lesson plans, already loaded into Showbie.
Notes Made Easy
SMART DOCUMENT VIEWER
Showbie works like magic, displaying PDFs, images, ebooks, audio and video exactly the way you want.
Use the pen to draw right on your documents. Showbie Pro classrooms can use a wide variety of colors and line thicknesses.
Call attention to details with the highlighter tool, without worrying that the original work will be obscured by your scrawl.
You and your students can type text directly on the page, with control over font size, color, and alignment.
PINNED VOICE NOTES
Record audio and pin it right to the page. Capture your students reading, singing, or practicing a new language with a single tap!
Discussions, Announcements, and Collaborative Projects
START A STUDENT GROUP
Whether it’s a class project or sports team, Groups help you share important files, coordinate activities and keep everyone on the same page.
STAFF ROOM 2.0
Quickly share resources and discuss the latest school news with your fellow teachers or keep in touch with your global teaching network.
ADD A CO-TEACHER
Invite a co-teacher to join your class, allowing you to view each other’s students, assignments, and feedback.
KEEP PARENTS IN THE LOOP
Create an announcement group for all parents in your class, and send out the next permission form without hitting the copier.
CREATE A CLASSROOM COMMUNITY
Class Discussion allows your entire classroom to communicate and share files as part of a realtime conversation.
Save Time Grading
Efficiently mark and grade your students’ work using the class listing within the Shared Folder.
FAST + FLEXIBLE GRADES
Easily grade student work while viewing it, and add grades as a value, number or text. You also have room to add text comments.
GRADES AT A GLANCE
Quickly view student grades by assignment, class, or on an individual basis.
Effortlessly export grades in a CSV file, as HTML, or in a clean, easy-to-read email template that includes an attached CSV file.