Polleverywhere
  • Subject and Topic:
    • Teaching - Utilities And Resources
  • Creator: Poll Everywhere
  • Type: App
  • Language: English
  • Platform: Android, iOS
  • Price: Free
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Poll Everywhere

http://www.polleverywhere.com/
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Description:

Poll Everywhere is an easy way to gather live responses in any venue: conferences, presentations, classrooms, etc - using SMS, web, or Twitter Poll Everywhere is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco, California. The company, founded in April 2007 is an online service for classroom response and audience response systems. Poll Everywhere's product allows audiences and classrooms in over 100 countries to use mobile phones, thereby "plotting the obsolescence" of proprietary hardware response devices otherwise known as clickers. The company raised $20,000 in venture funding from Y Combinator in 2008.


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  • Ideal tool to make short poll with few respondents

    A tool for creating polls with a number of questions formats and answering channel available to choose.
    Poll Everywhere is very useful for classroom discussion. It facilitates students (or just participants) engagement effectively since people could vote or response easily through multiple channels (sms, web, etc).
    A simple poll could be created in just a few clicks and need not bothering the settings. The website provides a video tutorial for user just sign up an account on how to create a poll, which is very useful.
    Be aware that maximum of 25 response are allowed for free version.

  • Tips for using the product

    A live poll (showing real-time poll result) could be embedded into ppt (Keynote for Mac). This is efficient, and very impressive, when used in a presentation.