What is the backchannel?


Why would I want a backchannel?

Who is using a backchannel?

University of Texas at Dallas History Professor, Monica Rankin

Purdue University


25 Twitter projects in Higher Ed

Tools for Creating Backchannel Conversations


Polling Tools

http://www.polleverywhere.com/
http://delta.ncsu.edu/projects/metoo/ [ Me Too! via NCSU ]

Chat Tools

http://www.chatzy.com/
http://dkapuler.donutchat.com/

Tools that guide the conversation

http://listiki.com/
http://www.google.com/moderator/
http://delta.ncsu.edu/projects/metoo/

Twitter

http://twitter.com/

Using Twitter as a backchannel

Hashtags
Twitter Tools



http://www.itap.purdue.edu/tlt/hotseat/