Interested in using polling/clickers in your class but don’t know how to get started? Hop on over to Canvas and use this self-paced Clicker Resource.
Note: On January 11, 2022, Turning and Echo360 merged. As they move forward, you may see both TurningPoint and Echo360 branding. For example, on the Instructor site, you will see the PointSolutions branding, but when using the apps you may see the TurningPoint brand.
PointSolutions (formerly TurningPoint) is the campus-supported personal response system for classroom polling. PointSolutions is a polling option that provides secure management of courses, rosters, and assessment data while integrating with Canvas. Polling can be done from your computer (desktop or laptop, Mac OS, or Windows) with a physical device (clicker) and mobile devices via native apps (iOS and Android) or web-browsers.
All students have a mobile clicker license provided through the Technology Fee. This enables students to use their mobile device to respond to questions at no additional cost. Faculty may require a physical clicker for their courses which can be purchased by students at The VolShop. Refer to your course syllabus for specific class requirements.
To use the PointSolutions system in a class, the instructor will choose between three options: