Text-Based Student Response
There are many technology tools available online that can allow for interaction with students using only text response.
Padlet is a web-based virtual wall or online bulletin board that allows teachers and students to post thoughts or responses to a topic.
Rubistar is a free tool used to create customized rubrics from scratch or based on editable templates for many educational activities, assignments, and projects. The program automates many of the required steps in creating rubrics such as establishing scale, categories, and writing prompts.
Vialogues is a free tool that allows instructors to design asynchronous online discussions around videos. While the video is essential, the discussion around the video is what makes it a vialogue.
Videonot.es is a free tool that allows instructors and students to take synchronized, time-stamped notes while watching a YouTube, Khan Academy, Vimeo, TEDx, Udacity or Coursera video
VoiceThread is a web-based application used to create collaborative presentations with media and incorporates asynchronous conversation by text, microphone, web camera or telephone.