About & Pics

Description

Seesaw is a digital portfolio that gives you real-time glimpses into your child’s school day. Seesaw helps you stay in the loop and gives you an opportunity to support your child's learning at home.

Used in over 200,000 classrooms, 1 in 4 schools in the US, and over 100 countries!

**Named Best Website of 2016 by American Association of School Librarians, 2016 Top Pick for Education by Common Sense Media, and featured in by Apple as "Perfect for Every Classroom" for 9 months.**

+REQUIRES A SEESAW SIGNUP CODE FROM YOUR CHILD'S TEACHER TO USE+

When your child adds a new post to their journal, like a photo, video or drawing, you'll automatically get notified. Follow the notification to view the new addition to your child’s journal and support their learning.

FEATURES
Simple Sign Up
∙ Scan the QR code on the handout you received from your child's teacher and create an account to see your child's journal and begin to receive notifications

Automatic Notifications About New Posts
∙ Check out what your child is doing, wherever you are!
∙ Customize your notification preferences - receive all notifications or a daily digest
∙ Leave a text or voice comment to encourage your child!

Easily Message Teachers
∙ Message privately with your child’s teacher
∙ Receive class-wide announcements

All of Your Student’s Work in One Place!
∙ Browse your child’s journal from each class
∙ View posts on a calendar or sort by folders.
∙ Translate notes, comments and captions into 50+ languages, including Spanish, French, Chinese, Japanese and more!
∙ Save anything to your device's camera roll

All Content is Private and Secure
∙ Student content is secure, and is never shared with 3rd parties.
∙ Check out our Privacy Principles at http://web.seesaw.me/privacy

Export a Zip Archive of Your Child's Work
∙ Available anytime on the web anytime at: app.seesaw.me.

Need help? Visit our Help Center at help.seesaw.me.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Nov 10, 2014 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

May 15
2019
(Current)
Version 6.2.2

Bug fixes

Feb 20
2019
Version 6.2.1

Bug fixes and performance improvements

Jan 22
2019
Version 6.2

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Dec 11
2018
Version 6.1.1

- Upload videos from Google Drive
- Improved Google sign on

Oct 09
2018
Version 6.0.5

- Upgraded video player
- Fix bug where sometimes it was not possible to turn ON push notifications.
- Fix bug where you could not play videos or view PDFs that were part of an activity assigned to your child.

Aug 09
2018
Version 6.0.2

∙ Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Jul 19
2018
Version 6.0.1

- When your child responds to an assignment in Seesaw, you can see the teacher’s original assignment by tapping on the “In Response To” banner at the top of their post.
- Bug fixes and performance improvements.

May 21
2018
Version 5.7.3

∙ Seesaw has implemented the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) going into effect in the EU and UK. Learn more at web.seesaw.me/privacy.
∙ Fixes bug where sometimes photos and videos would not save to the camera roll on iOS 11.

Mar 08
2018
Version 5.7

Seesaw messaging is now better than ever!
- Add photos, videos, PDFs, links and more to the private messages you send in Seesaw.
- We hope this new feature makes communication with your child's teacher in Seesaw more useful, expressive and fun!
- Multimedia messaging was one of our top feature requests. Thank you for helping us make Seesaw better every month.

Jan 19
2018
Version 5.6.2

5.6.2
∙ Fixes crash when liking or commenting on the last post in the feed

5.6.1
Seesaw now supports iPhone X!
We’ve also fixed a few bugs, including:
∙ Fixes issue where iOS 11 screencast videos would not play back when recorded in landscape mode.
∙ Fixes issue where email/push settings would not change in Account Settings.
∙ Fixes crash on the Inbox tab when loading some messages.

Jan 17
2018
Version 5.6.1

Happy New Year! In this release, Seesaw now supports iPhone X! We’ve also fixed a few bugs, including:
∙ Fixes issue where iOS 11 screencast videos would not play back when recorded in landscape mode.
∙ Fixes issue where email/push settings would not change in Account Settings.
∙ Fixes crash on the Inbox tab when loading some messages.

Oct 19
2017
Version 5.5

- When your child completes an assignment in Seesaw, you'll be able to easily get back to the original activity posted by the teacher, making it easier to understand what your child is working on and why.
- Small bug fixes

Sep 25
2017
Version 5.2.2

Bug Fixes:
- Fixes bug where long messages got cut off on iOS 9 devices

Sep 13
2017
Version 5.2.1

- Fixes bug where some notifications wouldn't open the correct screen of the app.

Sep 05
2017
Version 5.2

- Save full albums to your camera roll from the [...] menu with one tap!
- Assorted bug fixes.

Aug 10
2017
Version 5.1

- Support for viewing the new photo album type of post created in the Class app.

Jul 31
2017
Version 5.0.2

5.0.2
- Bug fixes

5.0.1
- Translation for messages! If a message is written in a language that is different from the language of a family member or teacher’s device, “See Translation” appears. Tap “See Translation” and Seesaw automatically translates the message into your native language.
- Personalize your app! Choose a custom theme color for your app in Account Settings.

Jul 24
2017
Version 5.0.1

- Translation for messages! If a message is written in a language that is different from the language of a family member or teacher’s device, “See Translation” appears. Tap “See Translation” and Seesaw automatically translates the message into your native language.
- Personalize your app! Choose a custom theme color for your app in Account Settings.
- Other bug fixes!

Jul 06
2017
Version 5.0

Seesaw 5 is here and redesigned from top to bottom, based on feedback from families!
∙ Home: See recent posts for all your children in just one place.
∙ Inbox: Receive messages from teachers, and privately reply.
∙ Customizable color theme: Pick your favorite color for your app in Account Settings!
∙ Journals: Browse your child’s full portfolio for each class. View posts on a calendar or sort by folders.

Apr 17
2017
Version 4.6

- Translation tool bug fixes. Fixes issue where "See Translation" was not showing up consistently for devices set to languages other than English. Thank you for reporting this issue!
- Other minor bug fixes.

Apr 05
2017
Version 4.5.8

- Show / hide password option so you can see what password you are entering when signing in or creating your account.

Mar 15
2017
Version 4.5.7

- Bug fixes and performance improvements.
- Enhancements for force touch-compatible devices (iPhone 6S, iPhone 7): Leave an emoji quick-comment by long pressing on the Comment icon. Choose from happy face, star, heart, clapping and more!

Feb 21
2017
Version 4.5.6

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Feb 01
2017
Version 4.5.2

Bug Fixes:
∙ Fixes crash when leaving a like or comment in the item feed

Jan 31
2017
Version 4.5.1

Bug fixes, including update to use new Google Sign in code.

Nov 30
2016
Version 4.5

Translate Notes, Comments, Captions into 50+ Languages
∙ If a note, caption or comment is written in a language that is different from the language of a parent or teacher’s device, a “See Translation” option appears below the post. Tap that button to automatically translate into your native language.
∙ Supports 50+ languages, including Spanish, French, Italian, Somali, Chinese, and more! Translation is available on all platforms.
∙ Making Seesaw more accessible to the families is extremely important to us. We hope this feature helps everyone communicate more easily.

Jul 25
2016
Version 4.02

Notifications improvements -- Thank you all for your feedback on notifications! We appreciate your help making Seesaw better for families!
∙ You can now customize your notification preferences to receive all notifications or a daily digest about new activity in your child's journal.
∙ View a record of all activity in your children's classes in the Notifications Center

Other improvements
∙ Easily add your child's new journal for the new school year by clicking on your profile icon > + Add Journal
∙ You can remove children (or last year's classes) from your account in Account Settings

Jun 21
2016
Version 4.01

4.01
Fix for bug that was causing the app to crash for some users using iOS 8.

4.0
Notifications Center - See a chronological log of all the activity in your children's journals, including new items and comments. Plus, fewer push notifications and emails!

Thank you for using Seesaw!

Jun 21
2016
Version 4.0

Notifications Center - See a chronological log of all the activity in your children's journals, including new items and comments. Plus, fewer push notifications and emails!

Thank you for using Seesaw!

Apr 22
2016
Version 3.1.1

Bug fixes:
- Fixes bug where some parents were being signed out of their account when exiting the app

Feb 24
2016
Version 3.1

- Seesaw Item QR Code Scanner: Using the Seesaw website, you can now generate a PDF of any Seesaw item with a unique QR code that links to that item. Scan with the Seesaw app to view, watch or listen! Find this tool in the Gear Menu.
- Bug fixes

Oct 15
2015
Version 2.5

2.5:
∙ Bug fixes

2.1:
∙ iOS 9 support

Sep 24
2015
Version 2.1.1

2.1.1:
∙ Bug fixes

2.1:
∙ iOS 9 support

Sep 16
2015
Version 2.1

2.1:
∙ iOS 9 support

2.0:
∙ Thanks for using Seesaw to stay connected to your child's learning! In this version we've made updates to make Seesaw Parent compatible with new features added into the Seesaw Class app.

Aug 04
2015
Version 2.0

Thanks for using Seesaw to stay connected to your child's learning! In this version we've made updates to make Seesaw Parent compatible with new features added into the Seesaw Class app.

Apr 27
2015
Version 1.7

∙ Audio Comments: Now you can leave audio comments on journal items!
∙ Lots of other bug fixes!

Thank you for the feedback and support. Ask your child's teacher next year to use Seesaw!

Apr 01
2015
Version 1.5

Thank you for using Seesaw to stay connected with your child's classroom!

This update adds support for PDF items & allows your child's teacher to assign items to a subject area folder.

Mar 12
2015
Version 1.1.1

Thanks so much for all the feedback so far. If you've been enjoying Seesaw, please write a review & help us spread the word. We really appreciate the support!

New in 1.1.1
- Bug fixes

New in 1.1
- Note item type
- Share individual items to Email, Facebook, Twitter

Feb 23
2015
Version 1.1

Thanks so much for all the feedback so far. If you've been enjoying Seesaw, please write a review & help us spread the word. We really appreciate the support!

New in 1.1
- Note item type
- Share individual items to Email, Facebook, Twitter

Feb 09
2015
Version 1.0

This is our first public release! Thanks so much for all the feedback so far. If you've been enjoying Seesaw, please help us spread the word to other parents so they can benefit from Seesaw in their classroom as well.

New in 1.0:
- Save journal items to the camera roll.

Dec 19
2014
Version 0.8.10

Bug fixes

Dec 11
2014
Version 0.8.9

Bug fixes

Nov 11
2014
Version 0.8.7

Bug Fixes

Nov 08
2014
Version 0.8.6

Bug Fixes

Nov 03
2014
Version 0.8.5

0.8.5: Bug Fixes

Oct 30
2014
Version 0.8

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