itsumo is an online space where peer-to-peer dialogues over questions take place in an anonymous way, with teachers watching over from behind the scene. It is intended for empowering students and helping teachers of primary and secondary education.
The students can login with their personal project credentials.
Asking questions and helping others is anonymous.
itsumo supports constructive question forming.
The student can see their progression.
The teacher can monitor the student discussion.
The pedagogical analysis covers how the product supports learning of the identified skills. The student’s role is assessed by four contrary pair parameters, which are selected to cover the most essential aspects on the use of the product.
The following are the high educational quality aspects in this product.
The supported learning goals are identified by matching the product with several relevant curricula descriptions on this subject area. The soft skills are definitions of learning goals most relevant for the 21st century. They are formed by taking a reference from different definitions of 21st century skills and Finnish curriculum.