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What is it?

 

Clickers are a great technology to use with your students in class - they promote an active learning approach to your teaching. Most research on the benefits of using clickers in the classroom has shown that students become engaged and enjoy using them.

 

Relevant Models/Materials

 

  • Eric Mazur – peer to peer learning
  • Formative Assessment

 

Who’s using this and how?

 

  • Profile / interview -- faculty member, dept, example how using, tips, pdf, video, article)

 

Technology Tools Available

 

  • iClicker
  • Echo360 Active Learning

 

First steps to get started

 

  • Self-serve resources (how to use iClickers, how to get iclickers for your class, how to get trained on iclicker use)
  • Who to contact in LIT
  • Easy to hard scale – how much lead time do I need to implement