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Spice It Up! 6 Tech Tools to Transform Your Staff Meeting

Fractus Learning

Poll Everywhere. I have used Poll Everywhere in many staff meetings. With a quick poll, any facilitator can gauge the know-how of the group, as well as the feelings toward a particular topic. Google.

Engage Any Audience with Google Voice Texting

The Innovative Educator

It''s great fun to live Tweet from the stage and pull audience polls up while on stage. Texting to Poll Everywhere,, or asking folks to use a hashtag leaves audience members scratching their heads. So, simply ask them to text your Google Voice number.

20 Formative Assessment Tools for Your Classroom

Shake Up Learning

Google Classroom Question Tool. Inside Google Classroom, you have the option to create a questions and share that with students. FREE and integrates with Google Classroom!). Google Forms. Google forms is a survey and quiz tool that is very easy to use.

Top Tips, Tools and Techniques for Easy Formative Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

Google Forms. Poll Everywhere. a Talk with Tony Vincent From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. A secret to great teaching is to understand what students know.

Student Response Tools for the Digital Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

The teacher can set up a presentation like they would in Google Slides, Keypoint, or PowerPoint, and they an embed question types into the slide. Draw it, Fill in the Blanks, Polling, Exit Slip Quiz, and Open Ended questions can be asked.

A Commitment to Digital Learning

A Principal's Reflections

Once they had evaluated the source for these 4 elements, they wrote down their answers in a group created Google Doc. After students decided as a group, they voted individually as a class about their opinion on the source with “ Poll Everywhere ,” using their cell phones.

4 EdTech Ways to Differentiate in a Student-Centered Classroom

The Web20Classroom

Some Of Our Favorites: Poll Everywhere Quizziz Nearpod Flipgrid Recap App Content- When many teachers consider differentiation they look to content as the way to do it for most students, and rightly so.

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10 Great PowerPoint Changes You Probably Don’t Know About

Ask a Tech Teacher

This includes DropBox, Google Drive, Poll Everywhere, Camtasia, and Adobe Stock. polls and interactive elements. PowerPoint is the iconic leader in slideshow-type digital tools.

Streamlining BYOD With ClassLink

A Principal's Reflections

tools such as Poll Everywhere and Celly. After a semester long pilot program with the senior class during the spring of 2011, we rolled out our Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program to the entire student body in September.

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Be Present

A Principal's Reflections

Working together we are not only getting into more classrooms, but we have also developed a streamlined process using shared documents in Google Drive. A Math teacher using Poll Everywhere in AP Statistics to check for understanding.

Student Response in the Classroom

Hansen's Link to Tech

Google Forms : useful tool to help you create surveys, give student assessments, collect any type of information in a streamlined way. share it out to students, as they respond, project the real-time results from you response Google Spreadsheet.

Instructional Upgrade

A Principal's Reflections

Students created detailed trip itineraries, after conducting research, and used Google Docs to put together their itineraries. Students from Algebra 1B and Elements of Geometry have used Poll Everywhere in order to answer multiple choice questions.

Just Another Typical Day

A Principal's Reflections

They then had to create a Prezi , PowerPoint or Google Doc presentation to be shared at a later time on what they found/learned to the class. He also had students use Poll Everywhere to check for understanding in the beginning of the lesson.

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5 Ways Teachers Can Encourage Deeper Learning With Personal Devices


To ensure educators maintain a professional demeanor while communicating with students, it's possible to use apps such as Google docs or Evernote rather than basic email/texting on mobile devices. Websites such as Poll Everywhere allow teachers to pose questions to students during presentations, demonstrations or lectures and students can respond with immediate responses displayed on a projector.

The Case for Quiet Kids: Helping Introverts Get Heard in the Classroom


For those comfortable experimenting with tech, try the Ask a Question feature in Google Classroom, Poll Everywhere , Google Forms, or Answer Garden. As a student, my parents would inevitably hear the same thing at every Parent-Teacher conference—some variation of: “She sure is a spirited one!” or “Participation isn’t an issue for her!” or my mother’s personal favorite: “She simply needs to stop talking.” Growing up, I liked to talk to anyone about anything.

Has Your School Reached an Edtech Plateau? Here’s the Key to Moving the Needle


Start simple by sending out surveys with Google Forms or Survey Monkey , or interactive video lessons with PlayPosit or EdPuzzle , before meetings and professional learning opportunities. For example, create a live word cloud with AnswerGarden or Poll Everywhere in response to a school-wide question to help focus the discussion.

Is Your PD Workshop Up to Par? 5 Ways to Tell

Graphite Blog

Google, Microsoft, iOS, Android, and so on) so you can angle your course toward your attendees' needs. For example, using a cell phone and Poll Everywhere can quickly boost excitement and engagement while providing you with formative assessment data.

Testing Giving You The Blues? Get Creative with EdTech Formative Assessments


Using Quick tools like Plickers , Google Forms, Padlet , Poll Everywhere can quickly allow you access to data in a quick and fun way, sometimes so fun, students have no idea they are being assessed. I began to think about the 15 years in education and my various experiences.

Is Your PD Workshop Up to Par? 5 Ways to Tell

Graphite Blog

Google, Microsoft, iOS, Android, and so on) so you can angle your course toward your attendees' needs. For example, using a cell phone and Poll Everywhere can quickly boost excitement and engagement while providing you with formative assessment data. Do you have a Google Slides presentation? What does quality professional development look like? Take a moment to reflect back to a workshop that has had a lasting effect on you. Now ask yourself why.

Here's what you missed at the MidWest Technology Conference 2014 #METC14


Can make one video at the same time (free as part of Google Apps) EPals: email correspondence, without an email address. I had the pleasure to attend and present at the Midwest Technology Conference in February.

Tools Harvard Computer Science Students Use to Collaborate, Stay Organized


Malan finds it more group friendly than Google Hangout. It is not a free service, but Google Hangout would be a free alternative. Google Forms : Malan uses this a lot to collect work from students.

Distraction 2 Reaction: BYOT (BYOD) Success!


Educational Uses of BYOT Poll Everywhere - Free. Songify - read or speak into the app; app changes it into a song Titan Pad - a way to collaborate on a document without using Google docs. Notes from TCEA 2012 Presentation by Eanes ISD Tech Group and Carl Hooker, Director of Instructional Technology, Eanes ISD Presentation posted at: Research Behind BYOT 2011 Horizon Report K12 Edition - Published every year.