Tools for Facilitating Interactions

CI Docs - CI Supported

CI Docs

Powered by Google Apps and part of CI's DolphinPod suite of services. Create documents, spreadsheets, presentations and forms through your web browser.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
  • iOS
  • Android
CI Learn - CI Supported

CI Learn

Helps you make learning more effective in and beyond traditional methods by managing content and engaging learners to assess outcomes.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
  • iOS
  • Android
CI Keys - CI Supported

CI Keys

Master the tools and technology that make up the web to build your own space online. Learn to take ownership & control over the content you put on the web instead of handing it to third-party publishers.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
VoiceThread - CI Supported

VoiceThread

A cloud application where you can upload, share and discuss documents, presentations, images, audio files and videos. Comment on VoiceThreads by using the microphone, webcam, text, or phone.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
  • iOS
  • Android
Top Hat - CI Supported

Top Hat

A classroom response tool that aims to make large lecture classes more engaging. Students provide instant feedback to teachers through polls, quizzes & open-ended questions on their own mobile devices!

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
  • Tablet
  • iOS

Padlet

Padlet

Create an online bulletin board that you can use to display information and express your thoughts on any topic. Easily create an account and build a new notice-board with images, links, videos, and more.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • iPad
  • Tablet
  • iOS
  • Android
Kahoot

Kahoot

An educational response system for sharing, browsing or playing content. Participation is motivated through game-based learning by introducing a subject and formative assessment through quizzing, collaboration and presentation of content.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • iPad
  • Tablet
  • Android
  • iOS

 

Vialogues

Vialogues

"Video dialogues"! A discussion platform that holds text-based discussions about videos. Great tool if you want to have a discussion about a video outside of class. You can upload a video or choose one from the website then ask questions, add polls, and reply to comments.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • Mac
  • Windows

 

Poll Everywhere

Poll Everywhere

Provides stylish real-time interactions with audiences via mobile devices. Gather live responses via texting, web, or Twitter. Send text message voting and audience questions and answers straight to your PowerPoint slide.

Available Platforms:

  • Android
  • iOS
Socrative by Mastery Connect

Socrative

Engage and assess students through the use of real time questioning, instant result aggregation and visualization. Instructors have the ability to gauge the whole class’ current level of understanding and then collaborate and discuss as a group.

Available Platforms:

  • Web-based
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • iPad
  • Tablet
  • iOS