3 new Poll Everywhere features

NspireD2

Learn about incorporating LaTeX, surveys, and ranking polls. Product info clickers polling

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Poll Everywhere has many new features

NspireD2

summary of several rounds of upgrades. Product info active learning engagement

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Five ways to connect with parents using Poll Everywhere

The Innovative Educator

Poll Everywhere provides a terrific way to capture the thoughts, ideas, and opinions of parents. Simply set up a multiple choice or free response poll, text parents the code, and have them text in their answers like they do on shows like American Idol.

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Math: High and Low Tech Quick Assessments

MiddleWeb

Formative Assessment Meaningful Math Chromebook formative assessment google forms Michelle Russell Poll Everywhere Post Its Quizizz self-assessment sticky notes technology

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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. I am sure every educator looks forward to staff meetings, right?

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2 Tech Tools to Keep Students Engaged & Alert

MiddleWeb

With the goal of encouraging learning at school and beyond, Curtis Chandler describes two free tech tools to help get students and the school year off to a good start: Poll Everywhere will quickly spark discussion and the Remind app will keep everyone on track. Class Apps Quick Communication classroom conversation Curtis Chandler deeper thinking online poll parent contacts Poll Everywhere Remind reminders

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Is Your Teaching More Ping-Pong or Volleyball?

MiddleWeb

Class Apps Student Questioning analytical questions Curtis Chandler essential questions fishbowl modeling nearpod padlet participation Poll Everywhere questioning responses socratic seminar SurveyMonkey Todaysmeet

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Overcome Your Nightmares

WJU EdTech

In reality, I asked my class this semester to choose 2-3 words to describe themselves and text them to Poll Everywhere for our word cloud. Recently Poll Everywhere announced new changes. EdTech Ideas poll poll everywhere word cloud

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Video of the Week: 3 tips for great formative assessment

eSchool News

Check out these tips for how to use formative assessment apps and games such as Kahoot, Socrative, Plickers, and Poll Everywhere to check for understanding and encourage student self-assessment.

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Formative Assessments Are Easier Than You Think!

The Web20Classroom

Poll Everywhere - Another one of my favorites, simply because of the variety of uses and methods of submitting responses. Similar to the others, the teacher can create a simple feedback poll or leave the question open ended.

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Video of the Week: 3 tips for great formative assessment

eSchool News

Check out these tips for how to use formative assessment apps and games such as Kahoot, Socrative, Plickers, and Poll Everywhere to check for understanding and encourage student self-assessment.

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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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Student Response Tools for the Digital Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

Draw it, Fill in the Blanks, Polling, Exit Slip Quiz, and Open Ended questions can be asked. Poll Everywhere Poll Everywhere is a great option for the BYOD environment. Poll Everywhere shows real time results in a bar graph on the teacher dashboard.

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Top Tips, Tools and Techniques for Easy Formative Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

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.

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Student Response Tools for the Digital Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

Draw it, Fill in the Blanks, Polling, Exit Slip Quiz, and Open Ended questions can be asked. Poll Everywhere Poll Everywhere is a great option for the BYOD environment. Poll Everywhere shows real time results in a bar graph on the teacher dashboard.

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Embracing Formative Assessments This School Year

The Web20Classroom

Poll Everywhere - This is another one of my favorites, simply because of the variety of uses and methods of submitting responses. Similar to the others, the teacher can create a simple feedback poll or leave the question open ended.

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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, Cel.ly, or asking folks to use a hashtag leaves audience members scratching their heads. Innovative educators love presenting to tech-savvy audiences.

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How to Utilize Survey & Polling Tools with Web 2.0 OER!

Kleinspiration

I know teachers everywhere will really fall in love with this time saving resource. Survey and Polling Tools is the first in a series of reviews that we will be doing at Kleinspiration for Dr. Amin''s guides to Open Educational Resources. Getting stuck on a web 2.0 Check out Web 2.0

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EdTech Quick Take: What's the Best Student-Response Tool?

Graphite Blog

For simple polls or quizzes, something like Poll Everywhere can suffice. There are a lot of different student-response tools for teachers to choose from. The basic functions are often similar, but most have their own unique features that set them apart. .

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How to Use Technology in Your Faculty Meetings

Gaggle Speaks

Poll the faculty with SMS. Instead of the traditional “raise your hand if you agree,” poll teachers through text messages.

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A Commitment to Digital Learning

A Principal's Reflections

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. In math, Mrs. Chellani began the lesson with mobile learning devices and Poll Everywhere to review prior learning.

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Tools for Driving Your Ed Tech Instruction #GPS

techlearning

Educational tools I recommend that will enhance lessons include: Pear Deck Buncee Newsela FlipGrid Kahoot EdPuzzle Poll Everywhere Popplet Class Dojo Mentimeter Actively Learn Click here to view recommended Ed Tech tools and links to resources and the tools to begin using in your lessons.

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Meeting the Needs of Your Students: UDL

WJU EdTech

Allow students to engage with the instructor and with each other in a variety of ways ( Poll Everywhere , Socrative, student-lead discussions, Twitter, hands-on projects, etc.).

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What is the Most Effective Classroom Technology?

A Principal's Reflections

application like Poll Everywhere. This is the million dollar question! Like most educators in the blogging world I see the inherit value in educational technology.

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9 Uses for Smartphones in the Classroom

Leadership Lounge

Student response systems: Clicker systems became popular in schools as a way to quickly gather student input — perhaps at the end of class to determine students’ levels of understanding on a particular topic, or as a way to conduct class opinion polls.

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The Future is Here: Take Advantage of It

A Principal's Reflections

In the case of mobile learning devices (cell phones), if a student does not have a device my teachers have been instructed to pair or group them when using polling sites like Poll Everywhere or conducting research. At New Milford High School we have begun to leverage technology that many students possess.

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Advancing Mobile Phones as Learning Devices

A Principal's Reflections

For the most part they used a program called Poll Everywhere to check for understanding, review prior learning, and informally assess.

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Student Response in the Classroom

Hansen's Link to Tech

Free Poll Everywhere : simple response system that works well with live audience by polling them using mobile devices. There are numerous options on how you can differentiate how your students collaborate and contribute to a discussion in class.

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Climate is Everything

A Principal's Reflections

As a culminating activity, Mr. Manzo asked the students to take out their mobile devices and submit their questionnaire answers using Poll Everywhere. All three of these teachers willingly attended the Tri-State Educational Technology Conference (TSETC) held at NMHS and learned about Prezi, Glogster, and Poll Everywhere for the first time. This week has been extremely gratifying in terms of the instructional practices I either witnessed firsthand or heard about.

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Ideas and Tools to Give Everyone a Voice

A Principal's Reflections

Mentimeter – Move over Poll Everywhere. Mentimeter is a great tool that allows you to poll your audience in a variety of ways. You can even create a presentation that has multiple polls.

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Teaching Gen Text authors explain why cell phones should go to school

The Innovative Educator

Apps that Webb has used include Celly , which allows teachers to text students while not revealing phone numbers, and Poll Everywhere , which helps teachers conduct polls through text messages. My co-author Willyn Webb and I had the opportunity to speak with "Tech Page One - Insights from the Evolving World of Tech" to explain why cell phones should be allowed in the classroom.

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Be Present

A Principal's Reflections

A Math teacher using Poll Everywhere in AP Statistics to check for understanding. There is no better way to get the pulse of a school as a leader than to be in classrooms.

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Summer 2017 Learning Series-Embracing Formative Assessment

The Web20Classroom

Poll Everywhere - This is another one of my favorites, simply because of the variety of uses and methods of submitting responses. Similar to the others, the teacher can create a simple feedback poll or leave the question open ended.

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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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NMHS Social Studies Teacher Brings Technology to Capitol Hill

A Principal's Reflections

Upon entering the Social Studies quadrant, Senate Staffers were asked to take out their cellular devices and to answer two Poll Everywhere questions on the Election of 1860. The second, an open-ended question, polled staffers on any prior knowledge they had about the Election of 1860.

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

Graphite Blog

For example, using a cell phone and Poll Everywhere can quickly boost excitement and engagement while providing you with formative assessment data. What does quality professional development look like? Take a moment to reflect back to a workshop that has had a lasting effect on you.

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Forging Ahead With Change

A Principal's Reflections

Teachers have the students text in their answers on their cell phones using web programs such as Poll Everywhere, conduct research on the Internet, take notes using Evernote, or organize their assignments.

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Tools Harvard Computer Science Students Use to Collaborate, Stay Organized

MindShift

GoSoapbox : Similar to Poll Everywhere, this tool can be used on a mobile device or computer. It enables teachers to get a sense of how well students understand the content with quick polls.

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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.

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

Edsurge

For example, create a live word cloud with AnswerGarden or Poll Everywhere in response to a school-wide question to help focus the discussion. Whether your role is as an administrator, teacher, parent, or student leader, if you’re reading this, you are probably interested in helping other school community stakeholders understand the power of technology in a teaching and learning environment.

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

MSEDTechie

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.

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

Graphite Blog

For example, using a cell phone and Poll Everywhere can quickly boost excitement and engagement while providing you with formative assessment data. 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. Was it the content, the presenter, or a combination of many elements?

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

Edsurge

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.

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