Information for Instructors
In order to receive credit for clicker participation, students will need to associate the unique serial number on the back of their iClicker remotes with their name and IT NetID by logging into Moodle and registering their remote’s serial number in the iClicker Block of...
The i>clicker audience response system (ARS) uses a handheld remote (clicker) to collect student responses to questions posed by the instructor. Student data is recorded and then displayed on a results graph by software on the instructor’s computer.
i>clicker may be used as a simple tool to...
The iClicker Course Settings window contains a series of tabs that let you customize the functionality of the iClicker Classic software.
Note: The instructions below focus on the most-used iClicker settings. We recommend that you keep the default settings as much as possible. For a...
iClicker is a program that allows instructors to collect real-time data from their students during lecture. Students are polled and provide their responses via handheld clickers. The responses can be displayed immediately, and individual responses are stored for potential use in grading. To...
Modify a Student’s Remote ID
In the iClicker gradebook window, double-click the student ID or name in the left-most column. The Student Details window will open.
To remove the association of a particular clicker remote to that student, select a remote ID from the Registered i>clicker IDs list...
You can export your student grade data as an independent .csv file or sync it directly to Moodle.
Export Grades as a CSV File
In the iClicker gradebook window, click Export (icon below). The Export Session Data window will open.Note: It is a good idea to click Sync Roster before exporting to...
Iclicker may be used as a simple tool to provide instant, anonymous feedback, or as a tool to promote active learning in the classroom and give students credit for class participation and/or performance.
Getting Started (Instructor)
Before You Begin Using IclickerThe Iclicker HardwareDownload...
iClicker contains a built-in gradebook. From the gradebook. From the iClicker gradebook you can review, edit, and export your polling sessions, questions, and student data. You will need to sync your Moodle roster with iClicker to associate polling data with specific students and upload the...
In order to integrate iClicker Classic and Moodle you will need to add an iClicker block to your Moodle course. You will also need the Security Key provided in the iClicker block to allow the iClicker gradebook to sync with your Moodle grade roster (see Import a Moodle Roster to the iClicker...
If you plan on using iClicker in a course this semester, please consider completing the following steps before the start of the semester:
Add iClicker student remotes requirement to your course in SPIRE: Click on Amazon CourseMaterials Request Tool in SPIRE. When prompted, log in with your UMass...
Information for Students
In order to receive credit for clicker participation, you will need to associate the unique serial number on the back of your i>clicker2 remote with your name and NetID by logging into Moodle and registering your remote’s serial number in the iClicker block of one of...
The instructions below describe how to run an iClicker polling session using either the iClicker toolbar on your computer, or the iClicker instructor remote.
For instructions on downloading iClicker and setting up courses, see Download & Run iClicker.
Polling with the iClicker Toolbar...
Your Instructor Kit contains the following: iClicker2 Student Remote, iClicker2 Instructor Remote, and a Base Receiver.
Is your Base Receiver up to date?
To keep it current, download and run iClicker Base Firmware Utility:
User Guide for i>clicker Base...
The iClicker gradebook Reports function creates Session and Overall Summary reports in an easy-to-read and print-friendly format. The reports can be opened and printed using any Web browser. They can also be posted to a course website as PDFs.
In the iClicker gradebook window, click ...
After you Run a Polling Session, the iClicker Session Toolbar lets you display results charts of your students’ responses that can be viewed as a vertical bar chart, horizontal bar chart (multiple choice only), or histogram (numeric choice only).
Polling with the iClicker Toolbar
On the Session...
With the release of OS X Mavericks (10.9), Apple introduced a new feature called App Nap. App Nap helps your computer run more efficiently by slowing down applications that don't appear to be active. Because of the way the older i>clicker 6 runs in the background while you present, the operating...