Teachers! We now have a variety of ways to start a slideshow presentation on our computer, tablet, or phone and have it appear on student devices. And, as you advance to the next slide your students’ devices follow right along.
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Kahoot! is a blended learning platform which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Kahoot! is a blended learning platform which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Features HOW IS IT DIFFERENT TO EXISTING STUDENT RESPONSE SYSTEMS? LEARNER-CENTRIC, USING ANY DEVICE Not just a clicker, Kahoot! allows learners to both respond AND create with any device that has a web browser and works over wifi or 3G/4G, creating a variety of trusted learning spaces. GAME-BASED PEDAGOGY & ACADEMIC RESEARCH Gaming mechanics provide additional engagement, motivation and rewards through learners' participation, with a game-based pedagogy which is proven by academic research. SOCIAL IN BOTH SENSES The blended learning approach means that as well as the social experience created through asking/answering questions in a physical setting, Kahoot! is a platform for sharing, browsing, favouriting or playing content created by educators and learners globally.
UNDERSTAND, ASSESS AND ADAPT WITH DATA Formative assessment and adaptive teaching happens though our data providing educators with a ‘snapshot’ of each learners current understanding AND longer term tracking of progress.
Studio B Productions asked 35 top education experts the same simple question: “What are the most effective uses of technology in online and mobile education?” Each of the 35 responses were put into a slideshow.
The Best Thing To Ever Happen To Google Drive For Teachers First came cloud-based word processing in the form of Google Docs. With cloud-based word processing in education, teachers could remotely access student work, students...