Increasing in-class student engagement using Socrative (an online Student Response System)
Keywords:Socrative, Lecture, Clicker, Student, Response, BYOD, Technology, Cloud, Learning
This paper draws on primary and secondary research to analyse the effectiveness of the Socrative cloud-based Student Response System (SRS) in improving student engagement and the learning experience, compared with the traditional lecture setting.
For lecturers considering a move to a cloud-based SRS, this paper examines the potential pay-offs and pitfalls, identifies free online options available and assesses the efficacy of the Socrative SRS from the perspective of lecturers and students.
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