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Interactive teaching and software

NearPod

NearPod is an excellent innovative platform that enables you to manage content on your students’ mobile devices. It combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools, into one integrated solution.

PlayPosit

PlayPosit is an online learning environment to create and share interactive video lessons. Begin with any online video (screencasts, Khan Academy, TED, etc.) and transform what is traditionally passive content into an active experience for students, with time-embedded activities. 

Kahoot

Kahoot is a collection of questions on specific topics, created by you, asked in real-time, to an unlimited number of “players/students”, creating a social, fun and game-like learning environment.

Turning Point

A more dated system known as Classroom Clickers or Personal Response Systems (PRS). It is a wireless voting system of multiple handsets (or clickers similar to remote controls) which are used by students in a classroom setting.

Software training guides

Browse this bookshelf for help in creating interactive learning resources or flipped classroom activities.  You will find information about different  pieces of software, their common uses, and any elements of interactivity that they may have.

iPads and other mobile technologies

The Faculty provides support for any School considering using mobile technologies for teaching and learning purposes. This includes ensuring that devices purchased are fit for purpose, fully configured on the University network, and that all apps are installed and ready to use.  

Talk to us!

Learn more about the use of these interactive teaching tools/software and/or mobile technologies, to enhance your teaching and learning,  by using the youcanbookme system.