Piazza is a unique Q&A environment for asking and answering course questions. Students leverage their shared knowledge and collaborate on a single student response to questions. Instructors can provide their own answers to questions or simply endorse the community-generated response.
Starting February 1st, Piazza can be integrated into your D2L course so that it will become a seamless part of your course interaction and collaboration.
With Piazza you can:
- Ask students to solve challenging course problems through collaboration
- Poll students to identify misconceptions, reveal prior knowledge, examine first ideas, and check for understanding
- Provide a place for students to ask and answer their own questions, form study groups, and find help when they need it
For more information on Piazza, or other Cool Tools that solve pedagogical problems, contact the Exchange in Library South room 106.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 404.413.4700
- Piazza – Getting Started Fact Sheet
Please join us for one of the upcoming Cool Tools sessions in Collaborate.
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