Poll Everywhere Student Instructions

Copy and paste these instructions where your students will read it, and learn how to access and use Poll Everywhere. Some suggestions for placement are your syllabus or syllabus tool (for Canvas users) or into your course description (for TUSK users). Alternatively, you can also link to this page from your course material.

Instructions

Poll Everywhere (in-class response system)

Poll Everywhere is a classroom response system that your instructor will use to ask questions during lectures and see the classroom’s responses in real-time. Please follow the instructions below prior to the first class and bring a web-enabled device to every class so you can participate.

Logging in to Poll Everywhere

You will need to log in to Poll Everywhere to participate in your instructor’s sessions. Follow these instructions to log in with your Tufts username and password: http://tuftsedtech.screenstepslive.com/s/19028/m/73482/l/812154-how-to-log-into-poll-everywhere

Using Poll Everywhere in class

Poll Everywhere can be accessed from any web-browser or from the Poll Everywhere mobile app (iOS and Android). For the best experience use the mobile app on your smartphone or tablet. For more information see the getting started guide:

http://tuftsedtech.screenstepslive.com/s/19028/m/73482/l/812155-student-getting-started-guide

IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT USING POLL EVERYWHERE:

  • Always log in to Poll Everywhere before you participate. If you do not log in your participation will not be associated with your name.
  • In the classroom, always connect your device to the "Tufts_Secure” wireless network for a fast and secure connection. For more information visit: https://it.tufts.edu/securewireless.
  • If you run into any problems with Poll Everywhere please contact edtech@tufts.edu.