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  1. Wooclap reaches more than 100,000 teachers in more than 100 countries

    28. May 2019 - 3 min. read
    Wooclap, the start-up which specialises in interactive digital solutions for learning, has announced its platform now counts more than 100 000 teachers from universities and colleges in more than 100 countries.

    12 things to watch out for to captivate your students during class

    8. October 2019 - 5 min. read
    Teachers in a traditional set-up don't need to drastically change their habits to improve student engagement and performance in class. Devoting as little as 10% of lectures to cooperative activities is sufficient to start reaping the benefits of active learning. Here are some things to keep in mind when trying to make your classes more engaging.

    Wooclap complies to the LTI standard

    4. June 2019 - 1 min. read
    In late 2018, we announced our Moodle plug-in, Wooclap’s first LMS (Learning Management System) integration. Today, Wooclap can integrate many other LMS thanks to the LTI standard.

    Review your students’ individual performance throughout the year at the click of a button

    2. July 2019 - 1 min. read
    Get an overview of individual students’ progress throughout the semester, or even the school year

    Improving student performance through intrinsic motivation

    6. December 2018 - 3 min. read
    Motivation can be either intrinsic or extrinsic. Intrinsic motivation describes behaviour driven by internal rewards, that is behaviour…

    Did you know Wooclap is free for primary and secondary schools?

    5. September 2019 - 1 min. read
    Wooclap is free for teachers from any primary or secondary school

    Wooclap integrates with Blackboard Learn

    17. October 2019 - 1 min. read
    Wooclap integrates with one of the most popular Learning Management Systems in the world: Blackboard Learn!

    7 Ideas to Avoid Boring PowerPoint Presentations!

    30. January 2018 - 4 min. read
    An interactive PowerPoint presentation with Wooclap is a memorable one.

    Inviting curiosity and student involvement into the classroom

    19. June 2018 - 2 min. read
    We met with Cindy Lopes-Bento, Assistant Professor at Maastricht University, to discuss the way she uses Wooclap.

    Script Concordance Test: what, why, and how?

    26. February 2019 - 2 min. read
    The script concordance test is used in health professions education to assess a specific facet of clinical reasoning competence.

    Wooclap's Integration into Office 365!

    29. May 2018 - 2 min. read
    We have worked closely with Microsoft Team Members across the world to get Wooclap integrated in PowerPoint.

    Education is the most difficult sector to automate

    3. July 2018 - 3 min. read
    Automation is disrupting industries and the employment sector by putting a lot of people out of work.

    Use Harvard professor Eric Mazur's Peer Instruction Method in 4 steps

    3. September 2019 - 4 min. read
    In this article, you will find: That education is more than transmission of information; That peer instruction, a form of active learning, can be experimented with in a university setting; And an easy recipe for peer instruction. What if I told you that this is not the best way to teach? That is what award-winning Prof. Eric Mazur from Harvard University has been advocating since the early nineties. Mazur started teaching physics at Harvard in a most traditional setting.

    Active learning: what is it... and why?

    15. October 2019 - 3 min. read
    Participating in one’s learning rather than passively listening to the teacher speak, that is the idea behind active learning methods, which are steadily being introduced in education, from primary school to higher education and lifelong learning.
  2. How the PARFAIRE association introduced real-time interaction in a remote meeting

    8. April 2020 - 3 min. read
    In late 2019, with strikes in France making it impossible to travel, Frédérique Gerbouin decided to innovate and turn the meeting into a video conference while using Wooclap to interact.

    Offer students a different experience with the Photo Wall

    6. April 2020 - 2 min. read
    For students to enjoy classes, they need to be able to express themselves freely. Thanks to this new feature, they can now send pictures!

    How the University of Lausanne faces the Coronavirus crisis

    27. March 2020 - 5 min. read
    Jean-François Van de Poel, Head of Digital and Multimedia at the University of Lausanne's teaching support centre, explains their strategy to ensure learning continuity.

    Distance learning: how to bridge the gap between the speaker and the audience

    26. March 2020 - 4 min. read
    In the early hours of Thursday, February 27th, Wooclap data analyst Florian Zenoni made his way through the rainy streets of Brussels. He’d been scheduled to speak at the ASEAN University Network Technology Enhanced Personalised Learning (AUN-TEPL) Symposium in Singapore.

    Wooclap announces launch of a distance learning platform

    15. March 2020 - 2 min. read
    Wooclap, the start-up which specialises in interactive digital solutions for learning, has announced the launch of a new distance learning tool: Wooflash.

    Wooclap and YouTube Live: how a French teacher ran an interactive, distant, and live study session for 6,500 medical school students

    12. March 2020 - 3 min. read
    With the spread of COVID-19, many institutions around the world face the challenge of maintaining a qualitative student experience and exam preparation. UNESCO recommends the use of distance learning programmes to limit disruptions in education.

    The 5 soft skills that matter to companies

    3. March 2020 - 4 min. read
    In an effort to better understand the expectations of companies, the LinkedIn Learning professional social network has tried to identify the five most sought-after human skills today.

    A « customised auditorium » to help new students at the UTC

    27. February 2020 - 3 min. read
    Entering higher education is far from being a long, quiet river. To help students quickly strengthen their foundations or acquire the knowledge they need, the UTC has set up a system called the « customised auditorium ».

    4 reasons why business schools are introducing coding courses

    25. February 2020 - 4 min. read
    Many business schools have started adding coding courses to their curricula. The idea is to better prepare future managers for the professional world.

    Nudge theory to transform education

    20. February 2020 - 4 min. read
    Nudges are actions which aim to guide our decisions and facilitate our behavioural changes. Why not try to invent some to change teaching practices?

    Blended learning: a user guide

    18. February 2020 - 4 min. read
    Combining face-to-face lectures with online learning materials: such is the idea behind blended learning, which is being used more and more in higher education institutions.

    The prestigious EmLyon business school implements Wooclap to face present challenges

    11. February 2020 - 4 min. read
    The emlyon's teaching teams are constantly looking for new tools to make courses interactive so knowledge transfers are no longer a one-way street. With this objective in mind, the partnership with Wooclap was established.

    Wooclap and Canvas connect

    6. February 2020 - 2 min. read
    Wooclap is thrilled to integrate its interactive tool with Canvas, one of the world’s most popular Learning Management Systems!

    Five more myths on education

    3. February 2020 - 7 min. read
    This article provides the second half of ten pseudoscientific statements from the domain of cognitive sciences applied to learning and education

    Recreating questions in real-time: the Peer Instruction Method made easy

    23. January 2020 - 2 min. read
    How do you implement the Peer Instruction Method? It’s simple: you use Wooclap’s new feature to duplicate questions in real-time!

    Do American teachers trust in EdTech?

    21. January 2020 - 3 min. read
    According to a survey published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, American teachers have not only moved towards EdTech, but believe they would benefit from relying on it even more.
  3. How the PARFAIRE association introduced real-time interaction in a remote meeting

    8. April 2020 - 3 min. read
    In late 2019, with strikes in France making it impossible to travel, Frédérique Gerbouin decided to innovate and turn the meeting into a video conference while using Wooclap to interact.

    How the University of Lausanne faces the Coronavirus crisis

    27. March 2020 - 5 min. read
    Jean-François Van de Poel, Head of Digital and Multimedia at the University of Lausanne's teaching support centre, explains their strategy to ensure learning continuity.

    Distance learning: how to bridge the gap between the speaker and the audience

    26. March 2020 - 4 min. read
    In the early hours of Thursday, February 27th, Wooclap data analyst Florian Zenoni made his way through the rainy streets of Brussels. He’d been scheduled to speak at the ASEAN University Network Technology Enhanced Personalised Learning (AUN-TEPL) Symposium in Singapore.

    Wooclap announces launch of a distance learning platform

    15. March 2020 - 2 min. read
    Wooclap, the start-up which specialises in interactive digital solutions for learning, has announced the launch of a new distance learning tool: Wooflash.

    The prestigious EmLyon business school implements Wooclap to face present challenges

    11. February 2020 - 4 min. read
    The emlyon's teaching teams are constantly looking for new tools to make courses interactive so knowledge transfers are no longer a one-way street. With this objective in mind, the partnership with Wooclap was established.

    Did you know Wooclap is free for primary and secondary schools?

    5. September 2019 - 1 min. read
    Wooclap is free for teachers from any primary or secondary school

    Wooclap reaches more than 100,000 teachers in more than 100 countries

    28. May 2019 - 3 min. read
    Wooclap, the start-up which specialises in interactive digital solutions for learning, has announced its platform now counts more than 100 000 teachers from universities and colleges in more than 100 countries.

    Wooclap raises €1.4 million to better captivate students

    8. February 2019 - 2 min. read
    Wooclap, the interactive platform which facilitates in-class student participation, recently closed a funding round to help it reach its…

    Wooclap becomes free for K-12 schools

    4. September 2018 - 1 min. read
    We’re pleased to announce that our platform has become free for K-12 schools.

    Testimony of Bruno De Lièvre, professor at the Faculty of Psychology and Science of Education at Umons

    26. June 2018 - 3 min. read
    Bruno De Lièvre, professor at the Faculty of Psychology and Science of Education at the University of Mons, details his Wooclap experience.

    Inviting curiosity and student involvement into the classroom

    19. June 2018 - 2 min. read
    We met with Cindy Lopes-Bento, Assistant Professor at Maastricht University, to discuss the way she uses Wooclap.

    Good Wooclap Hunting!

    12. June 2018 - 3 min. read
    Wooclap is being launched on Product Hunt TODAY, and we'd like to invite you all to share our excitement!

    Wooclap is working with Microsoft to make PowerPoint interactive

    8. June 2018 - 3 min. read
    In early 2015, Wooclap launched its platform and took part in one of the Microsoft Innovation Center’s programmes. Its founders wanted to…

    Wooclap's Integration into Office 365!

    29. May 2018 - 2 min. read
    We have worked closely with Microsoft Team Members across the world to get Wooclap integrated in PowerPoint.

    How to interact with an audience of more than 1,000 people

    22. May 2018 - 1 min. read
    Olivier Peeters, Head of Marketing & Innovation at BNP Paribas Fortis, shares his experience with Wooclap.

    Здравствуйте to our Russian users!

    15. May 2018 - 1 min. read
    Wooclap is proud to announce that its entire platform and website are now available in Russian!