Post It: Using Padlet to Innovate Instruction
Concurrent Session 3
Padlet is a free “virtual wall” to house comments and posts. It's like using Post-It Notes, but on the web. In this session, learn how to use Padlet as part of your teaching toolbox to summarize a large amount of information—text, photos, graphs—for various assignments and class purposes.
Padlet is a free “virtual wall” where students can express thoughts on topics of their choice. It's like using Post-It Notes, but on the web. Students can access it for free, no matter the device they use. In this session, instructors will learn how to use Padlet as part of their teaching toolbox to summarize a large amount of information—text, photos, graphs—and present it in a visually pleasing way. Pedagogically, instructors can use this tech tool for various assignments: a reflection question, book reviews, or discussion. It also could be used as a digital study guide before a big test, brainstorming approach, or a collection of ideas. Padlet also is helpful for assignment reminders, communication, and other class purposes.