A Model for Successful Use of Student Response Systems

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This article presents a model developed to assist teachers in selecting, implementing, and assessing student response system (SRS) use in the classroom.


Research indicates that SRS technology is effective in achieving desired outcomes in higher education settings. Studies indicate that effective SRS use promotes greater achievement of learning outcomes, increased student attention, improved class participation, and active engagement.


The model offered in this article is based on best practices described in the literature and several years of SRS use in a traditional higher education classroom setting.


Student feedback indicates increased class participation and engagement with SRS technology. Teacher feedback indicates opportunities for contingent teaching.


The model described in this article provides a process to assist teachers in the successful selection, implementation, and assessment of SRS technology in the classroom.

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