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Tech Tools for Teaching and Learning: Assessment and Polling Tools

Learn how to use the latest and greatest tech tools to create presentations, infographics, glogs and more!


Kahoot! is a free game-based learning platform
that makes it fun to learn – any subject,
in any language, on any device, for all ages!



Mentimeter allows you to pose a question to your
audience and get instant feedback on that question
through cell phones, tablets, and any other
Internet-connected device.


Nearpod allows you to easily
create lessons in minutes for your next class.
Import files (pdf, ppt, jpg) or Google slides and add
interactive activities, websites, and videos to keep
your students engaged in their learning.

Poll Everywhere

Poll Everywhere is a service that allows you to
collect responses from an audience via text messaging.
The free plan for K-12 educators provides a selection of
features and quantity of responses that is adequate
for almost any classroom.



Socrative uses cell phones and or laptops for gathering
feedback from students. One of the more fun question
formats is the "space race" format in which students
can work individually or in teams to answer questions
as quickly as possible.