Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Tech Tool Thursday: Using Online Polling Tools to Increase Engagement
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Tech Tool Thursday: Using Online Polling Tools to Increase Engagement

114
views

Published on

Tech Tool Thursday: Using Online Polling Tools to Increase Engagement, in 30 minutes: Teaching online? Do you struggle with active learning techniques and engaging your students? This session will …

Tech Tool Thursday: Using Online Polling Tools to Increase Engagement, in 30 minutes: Teaching online? Do you struggle with active learning techniques and engaging your students? This session will offer polling tools and methods for creating a more engaged online classroom and better universal design for learning. Presenters: FTLC Fellows and librarians Beth Filar Williams and Amy Harris Houk

Published in: Education

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
114
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Using Online Polling Tools to Increase Engagement workshop 3/27/2014 | Amy Harris Houk & Beth Filar Williams
  • 2. Why poll? ● Increases student engagement ● Provides timely feedback ● Helps students determine which content is important ● Resets student attention
  • 3. Online Polling and UDL UDL Principle 3: Multiple Means of Engagement Polling can: ● Help students identify what is important ● Help with self-assessment ● Reset attention spans
  • 4. POLL: I have used polling in f2f situations... A. by having folks raise hands so sort of! B. by using Clickers/devices C. never D. other (type details in the chat) CC by NC-2.0 @sneeu http://www.flickr.com/photos/90336565@N00/3202318260/
  • 5. Polling in BB Collaborate green check/red X A...E choices can make vote visible all can push results to whiteboard also use chat for text/other located under TOOLS in menu
  • 6. POLL: My favorite thing to do over Spring Break: A. Eat & Relax! B. Watch basketball C. Grade papers D. Take walk/hike/bike E. Visit with family and/or friends
  • 7. Polling Tips ● rule of 3 (interaction every 3 min) ● ask several polls in a row ● higher level thinking polls (try case studies questions) ● try thought provoking poll - text based answer in chat
  • 8. PollEverywhere.com image from http://www.polleverywhere.com/
  • 9. Polleverywhere FAQs (basic FREE plan) ● unlimited # of polls and up to 40 votes ● live ppt slide polling ● web voting ● widgets to embed ● twitter to vote ● send link out ● download results ● send link of web responses
  • 10. Polleverywhere example #1
  • 11. Polleverywhere example #2
  • 12. Let’s demo! Website: http://www.polleverywhere.com/ Our examples in a libguide: http://uncg.libguides.com/onlinepolling
  • 13. for iphone | ipad (not android) or Polls.bb
  • 14. QUESTIONS?? CONTACT: Beth: efwilli3@uncg.edu Amy: a_harri2@uncg.edu