Workshop B

Raising your Hand? There’s an App for That

An interactive session with two audience response systems

Drs. Alexander Bendayan and Celeste Kong
Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine

Workshop Goals:
During the course of this hands-on experience the participants will become familiar with the use of two (2) of the many audience response systems, Polleverywhere® (web-based program) and Responseware® from Turning Point Technologies® (computer based program) that can be used as a teaching aid during classroom lecture and to increase student participation.
Participants are encouraged to bring their laptops, tablets and/or smartphones in order to participate in an interactive session to master the use of this technology.
Both technologies can also be utilized to track attendance and student participation along with generation of demographics, debates, teams, etc.

Target Audience:
Faculty, Staff and Teaching Assistants