Posts Categorized: Student Response Systems

A Must-Have Tool for Managing Student Feedback

A Must-Have Tool for Managing Student Feedback

Student Feedback Made Easy Whether used for formative assessment, exit tickets, or just checking in on student well-being, Loop provides teachers with an easy way to gather actionable student feedback. Teachers can create a free account at loophq.io. Set Up Groups Classes are referred to as groups in Loom. After you have created your first group,… Read more

A Web Whiteboard that Displays Student Responses in Real-Time

A Web Whiteboard that Displays Student Responses in Real-Time

More Than a Web Whiteboard So much more than a web whiteboard, Whiteboard.fi allows teachers to quickly create a class and view student responses in real-time. No accounts are required, no personal information is collected, and it works on any device. It’s a great tool for active student participation and formative assessment. Create Your Class… Read more

Backchannels in the Classroom – 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet 

Backchannels in the Classroom – 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet 

Backchannels in the Classroom 7 Alternatives to TodaysMeet Backchannels in the Classroom Backchannels are a great way to facilitate meaningful classroom discussions that all students can participate in. Perhaps my favorite thing about backchannels is that they give a voice to even the quietest of students who might not participate in a traditional classroom discussion…. Read more

Simple Formative Assessment with Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment with Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment www.Plickers.com Formative assessment has become easier with the introduction of so many engaging formative apps and websites. I remember my enthusiasm years ago when I got a set of small whiteboards and markers. I passed one out to each student so that they could write their answers and hold them up as I… Read more

Formative Assessment – Student Response System

Formative Assessment – Student Response System

Formative GoFormative.com A real-time student response system that allows for formative assessment with quick feedback.  It’s free, easy to use, and works on any internet-enabled device. Create Assignments Teachers can create assignments using four question types: Multiple-Choice and True/False options allow for immediate feedback and self-grading; Short Answer questions allow students to type responses; Show Your Work questions… Read more

Formative Assessment & Student Response System With Any Device – Mentimeter

Formative Assessment & Student Response System With Any Device – Mentimeter

Mentimeter Mentimeter.com Mentimeter allows you to use any internet-enabled device as a student response system.  Take formative assessment to the next level with an engaging platform. You can use it for polling (and see results in real-time), or open-ended questions (responses limited to 140 characters).  More options are available with paid accounts, and Mentimeter offers… Read more

Poll Everywhere – a web-based student response system.

Poll Everywhere – a web-based student response system.

Poll Everywhere www.polleverywhere.com Poll Everywhere is an excellent alternative to expensive student / classroom response systems.  The site allows you to poll students or ask them questions that they respond to via web browser, text message, or Twitter.  Results are displayed in real time.  It’s a perfect tool for formative assessment, and a great must-have in BYOD classrooms…. Read more