Clickers in the classroom

Clickers in the classroom

Summary: Students returning to school this fall may have a new item on their list of supplies--a handheld clicker.

TOPICS: Hardware

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  • Clickers in the classroom

    Students click their way through a quiz using handheld devices that wirelessly relay responses to questions to an instructor's laptop. "Clickers," as they are becoming known, are appearing in hundreds of colleges and universities around the country as teachers try to appeal to a generation raised on computers and cell phones.

  • Clickers in the classroom

    This student response system from the Interwrite division of GTCO CalComp uses the same technology as a TV remote control.

Topic: Hardware

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