decision modeling in powerpoint

If this, then that: decision modeling with Poll Everywhere

A decision method is a formal (axiomatic) system that contains at least one action axiom. An action is of the form “IF is true, THEN do” Wikipedia What is decision modeling? Decision modeling is a powerful method of instruction that teaches learners how to think instead of what to think. If you’re a corporate trainer,… continue reading »

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Grade large classes quickly with a Poll Everywhere report

Gradebook reports are only available on premium plans; see Plans & Pricing for details. No one enjoys pulling a late-night (or all-night) grading session. If you’ve ever had to wipe a bit drool or a dried coffee ring from a student’s exam, consider using Poll Everywhere’s Gradebook reports to help save time. These reports are… continue reading »

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Creating your first word cloud: a step-by-step guide

Word clouds are a creative way to convey lots of information in a single image. This post will show you how to create your first, fully customizable word cloud using a free Poll Everywhere account. Poll Everywhere is used to add live, interactive questions to PowerPoint, Google Slides, and other presentations. It also has all the tools… continue reading »

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A PowerPoint Game for the Classroom: Gut or Group

Clickable image polls are one of Poll Everywhere’s most flexible question types, and that flexibility makes them perfect for PowerPoint games. Most tend to think of classics like Wheel of Fortune or Jeopardy when it comes to PowerPoint games, but Jackson P. Burley Middle School teacher Katherine Jacoby shared a particularly fun game for the… continue reading »

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How to take attendance the easy way with Poll Everywhere

There are several creative uses for live student polling in the classroom. Some educators create choose-your-own-adventure-style lectures, others craft interactive radiology quizzes. But a constant favorite is simply taking attendance. I’ve seen all sorts of guides and suggestions floating around online on how best to use Poll Everywhere for taking student attendance. Let me simplify… continue reading »

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New features: Fall 2016

Time-saving improvements, better slide integration, smarter clickable-image polling… The Poll Everywhere engineers have been busy cooking up good things for you. Here are a few you might want to try. Edit polls right there in PowerPoint Now you can make your Poll Slides look as wonderful as all your other slides, without ever leaving PowerPoint (or Google Slides, or Keynote)…. continue reading »