Introducing ‘bankaroo cards’! We received a lot of requests from teachers to make it easier for them to create a physical card for bankaroo. Therefore, we created ‘bankaroo cards’ a printable card, per student, with an easy short URL and QR code. Check out the demo below and send us feedback.
bankaroo - the virtual bank for kids
Danielle started bankaroo when she was 11 years old. A Big sister, honor student, Karate expert and video games player/designer. Loves video games (dah!), art and reading.
A husband, a proud father and entrepreneur at heart. Built several startup companies over the years and always trying to work on things that would benefit the world.
bankaroo started as a family project in 2011. Today we have tens of thousands of members from more than 70 countries around the globe. We rely on our members’ support to help us make the service better.
NEW! Print account statements, QR code and short URL
We are excited to release new features that were requested by many: Print – now you can print the account statement (what you see on the screen) for each kid QR code – Many teachers are using QR codes to create ‘cards’ with links to students’ accounts. Now bankaroo generates these QR codes and short urls […]
New feature – Students’ Detailed View
Thank you for your feedback and support! Now you can view each student activities, in detail. We are working to enable additional actions, per students, similar to the ‘parent view’ in bankaroo for families. Tutorial:
Register your class in one click
The ‘bankaroo for schools’ community is growing fast. We already passed the 250 registered schools milestone (that was set as our 2015 goal!). Now, based on feedback we added some new features, as well as, improved others. One of the updates we made is the registration form. Now, when you register as a teacher, we […]
New! ‘Bankaroo for schools’ tutorials
The ‘Bankaroo for schools’ tutorials are here! All you need to know to create a school, set a class and manage your students. We are working on adding some video tutorials as well. Check out the bankaroo for schools page and access it from your school/teacher account left side navigation. More on the site…
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