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Monday, December 2 • 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Supporting Learning Goals and the Student Voice through Backchannel Chats

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Backchannels are a teaching tool that can help shy students to become enthusiastic collaborators, provide a space to capture discussions and for students to ask questions and collaborate across and outside the classroom without interrupting class time. In this hands-on workshop using a tool called TodaysMeet, participants will learn how to implement a backchannel and discuss its pedagogical uses, considerations, and potential in the classroom to promote student voice and support learning goals.

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Brittany Burns

Program Coordinator, William & Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation, NCSU
Before joining the Digital Learning Collaborative at the Friday Institute, Brittany Burns taught high school English courses in a technology-enabled classroom. Backchannels enabled her shy students to shine and eventually grow to collaborate enthusiastically. It provided a space for her to capture discussions, as well as a space for students to ask questions and collaborate across and outside the classroom with interrupting class time. Her work... Read More →


Monday December 2, 2013 3:15pm - 4:15pm
M104

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