Seesaw Class 4+

For students and teachers

Seesaw Learning, Inc.

    • #43 in Education
    • 4.6 • 15.5K Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Seesaw is the best platform for empowering students to demonstrate and share their learning. Students use powerful tools in the Seesaw app to create, reflect and demonstrate learning. When students share their learning in their Seesaw portfolio, teachers and families gain valuable insights into what their students know and can better support their development throughout the school year. Teachers tell us that students who use Seesaw feel empowered, motivated and proud, and that they are engaged in more meaningful ways.

The Basics:
∙ Seesaw is used in over 200,000 classrooms, over 150 countries, and 1 out of 2 schools in the US
∙ The core Seesaw experience is free for individual teachers and always will be
∙ Seesaw works on any device, shared or one-to-one

How does Seesaw Work?
∙ Students use Seesaw’s intuitive tools to demonstrate learning in a portfolio.
∙ Teachers see what students know and get ideas for activities in Seesaw.
∙ Families see their child’s work and leave comments and encouragement.

What Can Teachers Do with Seesaw?
∙ Unlock creativity for all students in any subject
∙ Gain insights to meet students where they are
∙ Engage families in conversations centered on student learning
∙ Give students a space for ownership and choice
∙ Get inspiration and ideas for your classroom
∙ Celebrate and recognize student progress

Awards Include:
∙ 2018 Top Pick for Learning by Common Sense Education
∙ Best Website of 2016 by American Association of School Librarians
∙ Richard Byrne's Free Tech for Teachers
∙ Featured by Apple as "Perfect for Every Classroom"

Other Seesaw Features Include:
∙ Compatible with 100s of other apps
∙ Multiple sign in options, including QR sign in options for younger learners or shared device classrooms.
∙ Teachers control who can see what, and whether students and families can add likes or comments.
∙ Translate notes, comments and captions into 50+ languages, including Spanish, French, Chinese, Japanese and more!
∙ Getting started tips and professional development resources at
∙ Follow @Seesaw on Twitter or join our Seesaw Teachers Facebook group to give feedback and connect with other inspiring educators.
∙ Seesaw is COPPA, FERPA and GDPR compliant. Learn more at

Seesaw for Schools: Premium Features
Make Seesaw an official part of your school or district with our subscription service. Bring the power of Seesaw and additional premium features to all your students, teachers and families. Additional benefits include the ability to:
∙ See student progress year over year
∙ Get real-time insights into schoolwide learning
∙ Centralize setup and management for your school or district

What’s New

Version 7.8.8

Bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

4.6 out of 5
15.5K Ratings

15.5K Ratings

EVT67 ,

Best Online Communication Platform I’ve Used!

I’ve been using Seesaw for 5-years - in 3 different schools - and I love it. More importantly, I’ve yet to meet a child or parent/guardian that can’t access or use Seesaw easily. It’s incredibly straight forward to set up a class. The downloadable, whole-class and individual child/parent QR codes make accessing Seesaw very easy and the phone app is really popular. Sending parent/pupil announcements is simple, and uploading and sharing videos, e-links, photos, docs, and presentations is ever so easy. The kids enjoy having their own folders to store and share their work and the parents/guardians love having a window into their child’s school day.

Nmekenkamp ,

Infuriating app and totally useless

Having used Seesaw since the start of lockdown, I am still frustrated by the fact that nothing is intuitive. I try to use pinch to zoom and draw lines on the content. Once you zoom in, in stead of being able to just use multitouch you have to use the little navigation box at the top. In order to write something, I always need to create a text box and make it fit and it is absolutely useless on a phone as you cannot see a thing and once zoomed in, the only way you can navigate is using the tiny box at the top. You cannot change orientation in order to make things more legible. Teachers complain that scanned documents and picture cannot be read. There seems to be no interest to improve the app as there has not been a single change or update for the last 9 months. Finally, why does it not save drafts? My son has a few times lost all of his work, just because he accidentally clicked on the back key. You don’t even get a message to say “do you really want to delete what you have worked on for an hour?” But it is just gone. I seriously hate this app.

🤟🤟🤟🤣😉 ,


I am a pupil who is using this in the corona home learning, and it is a great and simple app to do your work. But there are a few problems. Firstly, you can’t add a video straight onto a slide, which is annoying so you have to add it as a separate activity. Secondly, you can only have 1000 words in a text box which is sad. Also, the camera isn’t great on it if you want to take a picture or video straight from the seesaw camera. I would recommend using the normal camera app then just uploading it. Lastly, it glitches quite a bit which is annoying. But it is a well made app where you teachers can like and comment on your post and go straight into it to mark it. Simple app and it is where I have been doing all of my work for the last few months. I recommend it aside from the complaints.
Sorry for the long review and I hope you have the time to read it. From, anonymous.

App Privacy

The developer, Seesaw Learning, Inc., indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary based on, for example, the features you use or your age. Learn More

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