130 – Plickers

DOWN 28 places in 2020

Plickers is a tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices

Website: plickers.com
Cost: Free
Availability: Download app

Ranking on the 2020 sub-lists

Top 100 Tools for
Personal Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Workplace Learning:
Top 100 Tools for
Education: 73

Overall rankings in the 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 130 2019: 102 2018: 135 2017: – 2016: – 2015: – 2014: –
2013: – 2012: – 2011: – 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments from some of those who selected Plickers as one of their top tools

“Plickers is used as informative assessment in the classroom. I like to use it (like Kahoot) as a quick assessment after I’ve taught content or as a pre-assessment to determine where my students are” Teacher, 2020

“Surveys and polls for an audience without smartphones and the Internet. Convenient and clear” College Professor, Russia, 2019

“students don’t need to use tablets/laptops” Teacher, Belgium, 2019

Quick Guide to Plickers 

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