Flipgrid is a social learning platform that allows creators to ask a question either through a video or voice recording, then the participants/clients can respond in a video or voice recording, as well as by writing comments on videos.
Current known uses in the sector
- Flipgrid can be used in Citizenship Preparation, Community Connections, Employment-related, Information and Orientation, Library Settlement Partnership, Settlement Workers in Schools, Pre-Arrival to create visual and video information to help inform and engage with Newcomers visually.
Ease of use & Accessibility
Easy to use for facilitators and participants. Find accessibility information here.
Flipgrid is accessible through their Android and iOS apps.
Privacy/security features, including data security and message encryption
Flipgrid writes that they are committed to safety and accessibility: “We don’t sell your data to any third-party entities. We provide necessary controls to help ensure the content you share is only seen by the people you choose.”
According to Flipgrid, “By default, Topics will have closed captions turned on to caption English. Flipgrid offers 11 different languages video responses can be transcribed in.”