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3 Excellent Tools for Backchanneling in The Classroom

To help you implement this concept of backchanneling in your classroom, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has handpicked some great tools for this purpose. Check them out below and share with us your suggestions or additions.

1- TodaysMeet

TodaysMeet helps you embrace the backchannel and connect with your audience in realtime.
Encourage the room to use the live stream to make comments, ask questions, and use that feedback to tailor your presentation, sharpen your points, and address audience needs.

2-  Chatzy

Chatzy is another great tool that enables you to create a free virtual chat room. It also offers the following features :
·         Custom welcome message
·         Access control by password or email
·         Options for long messages, read-only mode, etc.
·         Permissions: Who can invite, see who is online, etc.

3- GoSoapBox

GoSoapBox is used by educators around the world to break down participation barriers, keep students engaged, and gain insight into student comprehension.