Backchannel Chat – A class discussion tool that was designed from the ground up to support teachers. Backchannels are great for increasing participation in classroom discussions and for informally assessing your students’ knowledge. Teacher can control all aspects of the discussion, you can remove messages and prevent students from posting, if the pace of the discussion is overwhelming and key messages are lost you can take control and lock the room so that only you can add content.
LDC – Standards-driven, backward design curricula engages teachers and students in an authentic disciplinary literacy experience. With LDC assignments (called modules) and shorter LDC lessons (called Mini-Tasks), you can: build a full course, strengthen an existing one, ember formative assessments into units.