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Mar 30th, 2011
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Room 550
Eastern Time
Session Type: IT Support Services
Personal response systems technology allows instructors to poll students in class and can enhance student learning by facilitating pedagogical best practices. As the technology evolves to allow students to participate via the web or remotely, new challenges arise for faculty, students, and support staff. The Academic Technology Group in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University supports teaching staff using PRS and will demonstrate PRS activities and describe the evolving support model.


Harvard clicker landscape: 28 courses. Some provide clickers, some make students buy. IT provides web licenses free. #NC11_SESS32 #nercomp

A couple faculty didn't permit web-based clickers. #NC11_SESS32 #nercomp

11:30am session #nc11_sess32 Supporting Personal Response Systems in the Classroom: Challenges & Successes _Room 550_ #nercomp11

Actively preparing my NERCOMP presentation for this Wednesday -- see: #li #NC11_SESS32

#NC11_SESS32 iPhone or BlackBerry owners please download app at:

If you plan to attend my session and own an iPhone, iPod touch, or BlackBerry, I suggest you download the ResponseWare app. at:

for a better user experience during the interactive parts of the session.


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