Clicker Pedagogy

Clickers or Personal Response Systems (PRS) are a wireless system that allows you to capture your student’s responses to questions you pose in lectures anonymously. The following resources will help you create good quality questions  and associated learning opportunities.

Clicker Resources
http://www.cwsei.ubc.ca/resources/clickers.htm

A really useful compilation of resources. A good place to start once you’ve watched the videos (below).

Clicker Resource Guide An Instructors Guide to the Eective Use of  Personal Response Systems (Clickers) in Teaching
http://www.cwsei.ubc.ca/resources/files/Clicker_guide_CWSEI_CU-SEI.pdf

“This guide was written to help instructors understand the answers to these questions, and to help them use personal response systems (“clickers”) in their classes in the most comfortable and pedagogically effective manner. The authors are involved in the Science Education Initiative at the University of Colorado and the Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative at the University of British Columbia.”

Writing Good Clicker Questions
https://tle.wisc.edu/solutions/engagement/writing-good-clicker-questions

This page provides a summary of suggestions for writing effective clicker questions result from iClicker webinar.

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