Clickers I

Description:
Learn what student response systems (“Clickers”) can do to help improve student engagement, motivation, and provide real-time checking for understanding in your  classroom. Find out what systems are available, install software on your laptop, and take away ideas for how to implement “Clickers” in your classroom for the next school year.
 

Welcome and Overview
Can your classroom look like this?
 
Discussion
 
Hardware:  A Tale of Two Systems
 
    ExamView Integration (CPS)
    Student Paced (CPS)
    CPS PowerPoint
 
Student Paced via CPS, CPS for PowerPoint (History Presentation)
  
    Turning Point 2008
    Turning Point AnyWhere

Demo: Turning Point Anywhere, TP for PowerPoint (ACT Test Prep Presentation)
 
Hands-on/Software: Download links
    eInstruction/CPS:  Choose CPS Software and/or CPS PowerPoint
    Turning Technologies: Choose Turning Point Anywhere and/or Turning Point (PowerPoint)

Hands-on with Turning Point 2008
Create Question slides
Run presentation
Create a Participant list
Review data/results

More options (BYOD):


Note: Google Doc version is NOT compatible with Turning Point



Resources:

Product Website - more information on the company (general)

Product Training - Additional training options including webinars, case studies, and self paced courses
Instructional Strategies - simulated videos on a variety of uses for clickers

Turning Talk Support Forum - discussion board with teacher ideas and common issues 

Turning Technologies Downloads - link to download software (Tablet users: you can download this directly. Desktop users: please request installation through a work order.)
    
    TurningPoint 2008 - PowerPoint Add-On
    TurningPoint AnyWhere - Poll anywhere software (install or non-install options available)

Turning Point Anywhere (stand alone program)

Online Tutorials - Turning Point AnyWhere - basic training from Turning Technologies

Turning Point 2008 (add-on for PowerPoint)

Online Tutorials - Turning PowerPoint - basic training from Turning Technologies

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