Join Tim Cope, Hilary Eppley, and Jin Kim for a demonstration and discussion of "Online Learning: Alternatives for Student Polling and Strategies for Managing Distraction." After a brief overview of polling platforms by Jin Kim, Tim and Hilary will show how they have been using PollEverywhere and Socrative to assess students' learning in their courses. Session includes a discussion of strategies to manage distraction.
Please RSVP for lunch.
5 Ways to Use Live Online Polls in the Classroom (K-12 but useful for higher ed)
Digital distraction in the classroom
Helping Students Learn in an Age of Digital Distraction
Understanding Digital Distractions to Improve Teaching and Learning