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BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) Software

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Learning Catalytics

Learning Catalytics is a “bring your own device” student engagement, assessment, and classroom management system.

  • Engage students with many question types (open-ended, graphical, multiple choice, etc)
  • Use it in traditional, flipped, or online classrooms, works with TBL too!
  • Identify where students are struggling instantly to rectify problems immediately.
  • Facilitates and promotes collaborative learning among students.
  • Post your questions to the instructor database, or search it for other questions in your field.

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Pricing (free for instructors) Sign Up
Testimonials
Support

TodaysMeet

TodaysMeet lets you create personal chat rooms that you can invite students to and create a discussion in.

  • Students can join from anywhere, and every student has a platform.
  • Poll your students, check for understanding, gather feedback
    (anonymously or otherwise), hold online office hours, etc.
  • Improve participation and deepen learning.
  • Rooms can be asnychronous or synchronous, for maximum flexibility.
  • Have a guest speaker without the hassle of a Skype connection.

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Cost: Free, with optional upgrades.
FAQ/Tutorials
Support: Email

PollEverywhere

PollEverywhere allows real-time answers to questions you ask your students.

  • Students use the web, a phone app, SMS texting, or Twitter to answer
    questions posed to them.
  • Multiple question types – Q&A/brainstorm, multiple choice, free response,
    true or false, or clickable images.
  • Use the question responses on your website, in Powerpoint or Keynote
    presentations, or on a web browser.

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Cost: Pricing
FAQ
Level of support depends on how much you pay – limited to the FAQ for the free account,
for $19 or $79 you can email support, for $199 and up you can contact them by phone.