- Elegant cloud-based platform
- Easily create beautiful classes
- Assessment and grading
- Communicate, network and collaborate
- Information at your fingertips
- More useful features
Elegant, powerful, and easy to use cloud-based platform
Use our mobile apps for iOS and Android to enjoy the full functionality of NEO on the go. Access the entire feature set and have a personalized, engaging learning and teaching experience anytime, anywhere.
Express your school's identity with a custom portal that has a personalized logo, title, modern color schemes, pictures, and portal panels. Publish your news, class catalog, and calendar to your portal with a single click.
Use gamification to make classes more engaging and drive participation, by including fun elements like leaderboards, badges, and points.
Be in control of every aspect of a class by awarding badges, enrolling students in groups and learning paths, locking/unlocking lessons, all based on rules defined by you
Inspire students to achieve goals by enrolling them in learning paths and reward their accomplishments with certificates and badges.
Our platform is highly customizable, allowing schools to add their personal touch by configuring their logo, color scheme, URL, shortcuts, fonts, and terminology.
We offer support for 40+ languages and automatic translation of messages and forum postings between users that speak different languages, so users from all around the world can easily stay connected.
We integrate with popular systems such as Google Drive, G Suite, Zapier, iCal, GoToMeeting, PayPal, Turnitin, Authorize.net, Stripe, xAPI, Single Sign-on with Office 365, OneDrive, LTI, SIS, Equella and LDAP. We also regularly add new integrations based on user feedback and our API can be used to create custom integrations.
Students can connect from anywhere with any device making their learning experience totally portable and mobile- Adler College
Easily create beautiful classes
Choose the type of class that best suits your teaching style such as instructor-led, blended, or self-paced. Save time by teaching multiple sections of a class, and use our unique class sync feature to push changes from the master copy of a class to the others.
Content authoring and navigation
Don't stress about spending a lot of time on building content, because our content authoring tools help you create beautiful classes fast and without any technical knowledge. Upload and embed any kind of media, including audio, video, Office documents, Google Docs, and OneDrive files. Track student progress and time spent in each lesson through rich analytics.
Curricula and proficiencies
Easily create your own curricula or use the preloaded US common core standards. Align content and assessments with proficiencies in a curriculum, then see a coverage analysis of how well your class covers the curriculum. Track student progress on a proficiency basis, get a detailed view of how students are understanding the concepts and quickly identify the ones that are struggling.
Display classes in an attractive graphical catalog that helps keep them organized and provides an overview of useful information for students.
For those that wish to sell classes, we have integrated functionality that allows students to browse classes and purchase them using Authorize.net, PayPal or Stripe as payment gateways. We also support e-commerce bundles, subscriptions, multiple currencies, and bulk discounts.
Keep students involved with your content by adding any kind of multimedia into your content, such as audio, video, pictures, Office documents, and Google Docs.
Analytics and reporting
Stay informed by creating charts and reports of important data such as assignment grades, lesson progress, missing work, class status, class completion, and more. You can save your favorite reports and schedule them to be delivered at a certain time and date.
We have seamless support for SCORM, which is the industry standard for reusable content modules. You can easily create engaging classes by uploading SCORM modules into your library and share them with others. You can embed a SCORM module into a lesson or assess students with a SCORM assignment.
Assessment and grading
Assess students effortlessly by choosing from 12 types of assignments such as quizzes, essays, debates, team, dropbox, discussion, survey, attendance, offline, SCORM, LTI, and Turnitin. We make student evaluation an easy, stress-free process by providing teachers with a wide variety of grading and personalizing tools
Quizzes and question banks
Use tools such as quizzes and question banks to assess students quickly. Choose from seven different types of questions and create personalized quizzes by picking random questions from a question bank. We offer support for timed quizzes and instant feedback during a quiz, so students can see their results immediately.
We have a reliable gradebook with pop-up analytics that makes grading a lot easier. The gradebook is packed with configuration options and tools to ensure everything goes smoothly.
Keep track of students attendance and identify students wih problems. You can indicate whether a student is present, late, or absent, and include an optional note. Award points for attendance using the attendance assignment feature. Print a PDF attendance form to collect physical signatures.
Grade assignments fast and consistently using rubrics. Our rubric builder allows you to create rubrics with custom criteria and ratings. Assignments can be associated with a rubric, then be used to grade the assignment with a simple point-and-click interface. Students can see the rubric before and after it has been filled out by the teacher.
Teachers really enjoy the online quizzes because they are very convenient and efficient. They're usually anxious about cheating, but not anymore now that we have NEO.- De La Salle University - Dasmariñas
Communicate, network and collaborate
Captivate students by adding any kind of multimedia into your content and choose from 12 different types of resources available in our library including certificates, class templates, rubrics, files, SCORM packages, learning tools, and curricula. You can place a resource in your private library, the library shared by everyone at your school, a district library, or the community library.
Students can easily communicate and collaborate on projects using wikis, blogs, chats, forums, and groups, which helps them stay focused and excited. Collaboration tools can be used privately in a class or within a group whose members span classes. Teachers can easily enable or disable these options on a per-class basis.
Easily connect from any location using our web conferencing tools. Integrate your favorite web conferencing tool into our LMS using their native widgets or HTML embed codes. For example, embed conference links into calendar events for everyone to join the conference call on a certain date.
Increase communication between students and teachers with our messaging system that includes bidirectional email integration, so you can receive messages via email and respond via email as well.
Encourage collaboration amongst users using groups. You can create public or private groups that are site-wide or only accessible within a specific class. Each group has its own activity feed, calendar, resources, and collaboration tools. Groups are usually useful for faculty, study groups, sports teams, and ad-hoc collaboration.
Allow students to make connections within your academic community by connecting as friends. See which friends are online and chat with them to collaborate on projects. Social networking features can easily be enabled/disabled for various account types.
Information at your fingertips
We provide graphical dashboards that display the most important data on a single page for administrators, teachers, and students. For example, the student dashboard includes tiles for each class which show the class picture, progress chart, and overall grade.
Schedule and keep track of events with our all-in-one calendar that lets you manage everything from a single centralized location. Our calendar provides a live feed for other calendar clients, monthly and weekly views, individual calendars for classes and groups.
Reward students' accomplishments with custom certificates created by you. Associate a certificate with a PDF version that can be downloaded and printed. Share certificates with users using our resources library.
Award badges to students as gifts or incentives to encourage great results. You can create your own badges that have a custom shape, image, text, and color.
Activity feeds make it easy to track the current news by showing the latest assignments, postings, blog entries, announcements, and events. Teachers like activity feed discussions because all the comments can be seen by everyone in the class, discouraging inappropriate behavior.
Students can copy their best assessments and other resources into a portfolio to showcase their work. Portfolio assets can include multimedia files such as audio and video. Students enjoy this feature because it makes them feel accomplished and recognized.
Our seating chart feature allows to get your classroom visually organized. You can easily add or remove students and furniture using drag and drop. Teachers can see the current grade and graphical progress for each student in the seating chart.
NEO has become our digital hub for everything we do, all our learning and teaching activities and resources are housed in NEO- Santa Barbara Unified School District
More useful features
Branded mobile apps
Use our free NEO native apps or have your own branded mobile apps for Android and iOS with a custom logo. The price for a branded native app is $1000 in the first year, then $500 for the following years. This feature is available only for the Enterprise plan.
If you are a district with a lot of schools, you can connect individual schools into a district/campus and administer them easily with a single district administrator account. Share resources at the district level via our resources library. Cross-teach and cross-enroll between schools.
It's simple for a single person to administrate a large site because all administrator options are available via a single pop up menu, and each administrative feature has full online help.
Don't worry about accidentaly deleting lessons, assignments, or resources because all deleted items are automatically moved into our trash can. Once in the trash can, you have up to 30 days to restore items before they are permanently deleted.
Oversee every aspect of your site by configuring a wide range of site-wide policies. You can set policies for various accounts types, such as which features are enabled and what information students and parents can access.
Be informed about what's happening in your school and what students are doing by browsing through all student communications, including messages, forum postings, and chat messages. Receive daily reports of any potentially offensive communications.
We provide a wide range of account types such as full administrator, partial administrator, teacher, student, monitor, teaching assistant, and parent. You can define access policies for each account type. You can choose the prefered way of creating accounts such as using a form, bulk import, self-enrollment, email invitations, SIS synchronization, LDAP synchronization, or API.
Our system is very user friendly, but even so we want to help users when they need it. That's why we have a comprehensive help center that includes topics organized by account type, one-click access to our support forum, product news forum, suggestions area, how to videos, getting started guides, and features roadmap.
Our SIS integration is a huge time-saver by allowing users to synchronize data such as accounts, classes, and sessions from your SIS to NEO without any manual intervention. Easily create accounts for all your students with a couple of clicks, and select auto-sync to keep the LMS accounts constantly up-to-date. Automatically create new classes and sessions right before a new semester begins.