“Clickers” – Audience Response System
by TurningTechnologies

Supported at GVSU

TurningPoint software at GVSU. 

TurningPoint version 5

Wake up the class – Engage reluctant students – Get instant feedback (Instructor and Students)
Use ResponseCards or ResponseWare  to poll students and to get an instant look at the overall class response:

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Student response technology is an effective tool that helps facilitate pedagogical best practices and enhance student learning.

  • Transform your classroom into an interactive and engaging learning environment.
  • Experience increased attendance and participation - even from those quiet, back-of-the-lecture-hall students.
  • Create open discussions that are fueled by students.
  • Gauge student understanding instantly with visual polling in real-time.
  • Provide students review questions that are reflective of their understanding.
  • Check reading assignments instantly with short quizzes before class and grade assignments instantly.

Help guides for students
Getting Started with clickers or ResponseWare
    This document Includes:
    Determine Your Response Device Options and Purchase at UBS
    Register Your ResponseCard (Clicker) in Blackboard
    ResponseWare device information
    Prepare to use ResponseWare in Class

Help for Faculty
User Guides from Turning Technologies

Tutorials from Turning Technologies

For additional information contact Karen Burchard  616-331-6500  or burchark@gvsu.edu

Page last modified August 12, 2014