Poll Everywhere is a web-based polling software that allows participants to respond to polls or surveys synchronously or asynchronously from their cell phones, tablets, or laptops. Results are tabulated and can be displayed in real time on-screen.

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How do I access Poll Everywhere as a presenter or instructor?

This guide provides simple instructions for instructors to access Poll Everywhere, providing essential steps for logging in through the browser with Chico State credentials.

Poll Everywhere

Poll Everywhere is a tool that can be used to turn class lectures and meetings into interactive experiences.

How do I enable Poll Everywhere in my Canvas course as an instructor?

This guide provides step-by-step instructions for faculty on integrating Poll Everywhere with Canvas, enabling live polling for increased student engagement. It covers enabling Poll Everywhere, launching it within Canvas, and synchronizing the class roster.

How do I access Poll Everywhere as a student?

This guide provides students with instructions on accessing Poll Everywhere to participate in class polls, including steps for logging in through the website with SSO.

Getting Started with Poll Everywhere

This getting started article organizes all of the Poll Everywhere articles by where they fit in the typical teaching and learning process.

Changing the Default Points for Poll Answers

This article describes the extra step necessary to change the points assigned to a poll and its answers. By default, each Poll is worth 1 point.

How do I activate and use weighted grades in Poll Everywhere?

Poll Everywhere's “weighted grades” feature allows presenters to assign a point value to any multiple-choice activity answer or clickable image region.

Poll Everywhere FAQs & Known Issues

Contains a list of instructors' frequently asked questions as well as known issues

Poll Everywhere Grading Tips & Strategies

Includes general grading tips about using Poll Everywhere for formative assessment, planning on whether you want to evaluate students' overall grade percentage vs participation percentage, and how Blackboard Learn treats Poll Everywhere grade data.