5 cool presentation ideas using audience interaction

Some people think anxiety is the greatest hurdle to giving a presentation. But overcoming anxiety is just a warmup. The true enemy of any presenter is forgetfulness. You can deliver an outstanding presentation – but if no one remembers it a day later, what was the point? In her webinar on presentation neuroscience, Dr. Carmen… continue reading »

Employee satisfaction surveys and the benefits of transparency

Transparency is at the heart of Poll Everywhere’s company culture. Office manager Thoey Bou and the Operations team have designed an employee satisfaction survey that illustrates how responses are made to matter at our company. Each employee is left with a crystal clear image of how their feedback directly informs the action items Ops addresses…. continue reading »

Redesigned surveys and search help you stay organized

This update is now live for all Poll Everywhere presenters. We’re both excited and humbled by the ways presenters have embraced live audience participation. Seeing the breadth to which certain universities and businesses use Poll Everywhere has inspired us to rethink how hundreds – or thousands – of polls stay organized in your account. These changes… continue reading »

higher ed success primer

The PollEv success primer for higher ed instructors

Poll Everywhere was built to make active learning and formative assessment quick and smooth. To that end, let’s run through some strategies for success. We’ll go over common pitfalls to avoid, and give you time-saving tools you can use to keep your focus on what matters. Act now to prevent end-of-semester grading trouble (Paid features: Grading… continue reading »

Compare the best word cloud generators

What follows is my humble account of tooling around with some of today’s best word cloud generators. You should know that I’m not a word cloud expert. I’ve never heard anyone describe themselves that way. But I do appreciate a colorful, aesthetically sound explosion of words. Let’s find out which tool will give you the… continue reading »

How to take attendance using Poll Everywhere

This method requires a paid Poll Everywhere account. See Plans & Pricing for more details. Poll Everywhere can work magic in the classroom. Through interactive activities, this classroom response system gives students and teachers a constant line of communication, creating a more inclusive learning environment. Many teachers also use Poll Everywhere for a more workaday… continue reading »