Classroom Updates

How i>clicker and REEF Polling can work inside your school’s Learning Management System (LMS)?

Published: March 21, 2016

Published By: Erik Brown

Want to learn more about how i>clicker and REEF Polling can work inside your school’s Learning Management System (LMS)? Join us for a new webinar, Integration 101 on Wednesday, March 23 at 2:00 ET to learn all about gradebook integration with Senior Technical Manager, Chad Moeller. During this session, we will review each of our supported partners and showcase the gradebook integration process for each LMS including Blackboard, Desire2Learn, Sakai, Canvas, and Moodle.

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Classroom Upgrades Complete!

Published: January 25, 2016

Published By: Erik Brown

Prior to the 2015-2016 holiday break Classroom Support finished the Digital Upgrade Project, now all of our rooms are equipped with the new podium style with digital high definition projectors. They all now support laptop connections via HDMI, as well as VGA with 3.5mm audio, and include a network cable. The final rooms to recieve an upgrade were the CBD rooms 210, 212, 216, 224, 230, 234, and 238 as well as the lecture halls FLI 50 and NRN 137. Looking forward we will be continuing to upgrade our computer models in our classrooms as well as replacing projection screens as needed.

i>clicker | Promote Inquisitive Learning in Large Lectures

Published: September 15, 2015

Published By: Erik Brown

Join us Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 1:30PM ET for a 1-hour webinar! Joe March, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Associate Director of the Science and Technology Honors Program at University of Alabama at Birmingham, will describe how i>clicker has allowed him to expand his inquiry learning tactics into a large lecture environment. Come learn how to make your classroom a more dynamic and interesting place by allowing students to make a guess that is immediately validated or remediated based on your expectations as an instructor. Register here.

What’s new in i>clicker 7.4.1?

Published: August 4, 2015

Published By: Erik Brown

Join us for a 30-minute webinar! Diana Mosley, Product Manager for i>clicker, will discuss the newest functions and features of i>clicker 7. We will also have a Q&A period to address any questions or concerns about the upgrading process. Register Today!

EVENT DETAILS
Presenters: Diana Mosley and Elizabeth Roth
Date: Thursday, August 6, 2015
Time: 3:00 PM ET

i>clicker 7.4.1 available for download!

Published: August 3, 2015

Published By: Erik Brown

We are excited to announce that i>clicker 7.4.1 is now available for download! The latest release allows faculty to use i>clicker’s new and improved mobile solution, REEF Polling by i>clicker—a replacement for the previous mobile solution, i>clicker GO.

  • Here are just some of the benefits of REEF Polling:
  • Quick and easy setup
  • Send questions with images to your students’ devices
  • Students respond with any smart device via web browser or iOS app (Android app coming soon!)
  • Students can view session history to use as a study guide outside of class

In addition to the mobile product transition, i>clicker 7.4.1:

  • Supports manual and wizard integrations with multiple LMS platforms, including Blackboard Learn, Moodle, Sakai, Brightspace by D2L, and Canvas
  • Offers improved reporting through Excel exports
  • Enables instructors to update their software for future releases simply by running “Check for Update” right from the software

Instructors who want to continue using i>clicker’s mobile solution are required to move from i>clicker 6 to i>clicker 7.4.1 or transition to the REEF Polling instructor application – Click here to see which option is best for you. It’s important to note that i>clicker GO will no longer be supported after August 15, 2015, so please be sure to update your account soon. Instructors wishing to use mobile polling after this time will need to use the upgraded i>clicker software (or the REEF Polling instructor application) and REEF Polling, similar to their previous i>clicker GO setup.

Learn More
i>clicker will be hosting a 30-minute webinar with Diana Mosley, Product Manager for i>clicker, where she will discuss the newest functions and features of i>clicker 7.4.1. There will also be a Q&A period to address any questions or concerns about the upgrading process. Register today!