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based on preference data from user reviews. Edsby rates 4.3/5 stars with 61 reviews. By contrast, Showbie rates 4.8/5 stars with 24 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Edsby
Edsby
(61)
4.3 out of 5
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Showbie
Showbie
(24)
4.8 out of 5
Showbie
Star Rating
Showbie
Showbie
Market Segments
Edsby
Edsby
Mid-Market (58.3% of reviews)
Showbie
Showbie
Mid-Market (79.2% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Edsby
Edsby
$ Annually per student
Showbie
Showbie
Free! 1 teacher

Edsby vs Showbie

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Showbie easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Showbie overall.

  • Reviewers felt that Showbie meets the needs of their business better than Edsby.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Showbie is the preferred option.
  • When assessing product direction, Edsby and Showbie received similar ratings from our reviewers.
Categories
Shared Categories
Edsby
Edsby
Showbie
Showbie
Edsby and Showbie are categorized as Classroom Management and Learning Management System (LMS)
Unique Categories
Edsby
Edsby is categorized as Assessment
Showbie
Showbie has no unique categories
Pricing
Edsby
Edsby Pricing
Analytics & other features
$Annually per student
Integration
$ One time fee
Base Subscription
$Annually per student
Free Trial
Showbie
Showbie Pricing
SHOWBIE BASIC FOR TEACHERS
Free!1 teacher
SHOWBIE PRO FOR TEACHERS
$149/year1 teacher
SHOWBIE BASIC FOR SCHOOLS & DISTRICTS
Free!Multiple teachers
SHOWBIE PRO FOR SCHOOLS & DISTRICTS
Contact usMultiple teachers
Free Trial
Ratings
Meets Requirements
Edsby
Edsby
8.2
Responses: 57
Showbie
Showbie
8.8
Responses: 24
Ease of Use
Edsby
Edsby
8.4
Responses: 57
Showbie
Showbie
9.5
Responses: 24
Ease of Setup
Edsby
Edsby
8.3
Responses: 21
Showbie
Showbie
10.0
Responses: 9
Ease of Admin
Edsby
Edsby
7.9
Responses: 21
Showbie
Showbie
8.5
Responses: 9
Quality of Support
Edsby
Edsby
7.9
Responses: 52
Showbie
Showbie
9.5
Responses: 22
Ease of Doing Business With
Edsby
Edsby
8.6
Responses: 20
Showbie
Showbie
9.4
Responses: 9
Product Direction (% positive)
Edsby
Edsby
9.0
Responses: 56
Showbie
Showbie
9.0
Responses: 23
Features
Platform Content
File Sharing
Edsby
Edsby
7.1
Responses: 8
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Gamification
Edsby
Edsby
Not enough data available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Collaborative Learning
Edsby
Edsby
7.3
Responses: 8
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
White-Labeling
Edsby
Edsby
Feature Not Available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Content Library
Edsby
Edsby
8.7
Responses: 5
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Assessments
Edsby
Edsby
8.1
Responses: 6
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Grading
Edsby
Edsby
8.3
Responses: 6
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Course Authoring
Edsby
Edsby
7.0
Responses: 5
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Video Conferencing
Edsby
Edsby
5.3
Responses: 5
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Platform Additional Functionality
Cloud
Edsby
Edsby
7.9
Responses: 7
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Mobility
Edsby
Edsby
8.1
Responses: 8
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Messaging
Edsby
Edsby
7.2
Responses: 9
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Platform Data
Visualization
Edsby
Edsby
7.3
Responses: 8
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Dashboard
Edsby
Edsby
8.1
Responses: 9
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Analytics
Edsby
Edsby
8.1
Responses: 8
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Platform Features
Remote Computer Monitoring
Edsby
Edsby
Feature Not Available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Website & Application Blocking
Edsby
Edsby
Feature Not Available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Teacher/Student Screensharing
Edsby
Edsby
Feature Not Available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Interactive Quizzes
Edsby
Edsby
7.5
Responses: 23
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Presentation Building
Edsby
Edsby
Not enough data available
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Instant Messaging
Edsby
Edsby
8.5
Responses: 28
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Student Assignment Distribution
Edsby
Edsby
8.5
Responses: 27
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Student Assignment Collection
Edsby
Edsby
8.2
Responses: 25
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Progress Reporting
Edsby
Edsby
9.1
Responses: 27
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Shared Content Libraries
Edsby
Edsby
8.1
Responses: 26
Showbie
Showbie
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of both Edsby and Showbie were most often representing companies in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Edsby
Edsby
31.7%
Showbie
Showbie
16.7%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Edsby
Edsby
58.3%
Showbie
Showbie
79.2%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Edsby
Edsby
10.0%
Showbie
Showbie
4.2%
Reviewers' Industry
Edsby
Edsby Industry
Education Management
48.3%
Primary/Secondary Education
23.3%
Higher Education
11.7%
Information Technology and Services
3.3%
Sports
1.7%
Other
11.7%
Showbie
Showbie Industry
Education Management
45.8%
Primary/Secondary Education
25.0%
E-Learning
20.8%
Higher Education
4.2%
Government Administration
4.2%
Other
0.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Edsby
GP
User in Primary/Secondary Education

My homepage, where I can update what we do in class

Showbie
Killian P.
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I prefer it over Google Classroom because of the annotating feature. Being able to write on student work helps so much! It's much more awkward to have them click through notes on Google Classroom or TurnItIn.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Edsby
GP
User in Primary/Secondary Education

I dislike that when I create a unit under the planner section, and I decided that the assignment is going to be Formative and not contribute the a student's average, Edsby lists this assignment as "ungraded" when that is not the case. Many times I...

Showbie
Rob T.
Administrator in Education Management

Occasional crashes, but the Showbie team act on any problems reported very swiftly.

Discussions
Edsby
Edsby Discussions
What does Edsby do?
1 comment
Offical Response from Edsby
Edsby is the most comprehensive learning and analytics platform available for K-12. Edsby engages students, parents and teachers on all of their devices. It...Read more
What sorts of schools/districts has Edsby been developed for?
1 comment
Offical Response from Edsby
Edsby has been developed specifically to meet the needs of K-12 school districts. It is not developed for or marketed to individual schools, higher education...Read more
What makes Edsby different?
1 comment
Offical Response from Edsby
Three big things set Edsby apart: Edsby is designed specifically for K-12. Other LMSes try to service corporate and higher learning at the same time....Read more
Showbie
Showbie Discussions
cost for 6 licenses
1 comment
G2
You will need to contact customer service. They will quote based on the number of licenses.Read more
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Screenshots
Showbie
Showbie Screenshots
No screenshots provided
Videos
Edsby
Edsby Videos
Video Preview
Showbie
Showbie Videos
No videos provided
Downloads
Showbie
Showbie Downloads
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