Basic PowerPoint Polling

Date(s) - 08/30/2017
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Engelmann B73


Dylan Barth
Dylan Barth

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There are 10 spaces reserved, 10 are still available.

Open only to: UWM Faculty, Teaching Academic Staff, and Teaching Assistants

This session is for beginners or those who may need a refresher on PowerPoint Polling.  By the end of this session, users will be able to create and run a PowerPoint Polling session and export grades to the learning management system.

Agenda Items:

  1. Creating a Turning Account/student registration
  2. Downloading software
  3. Brief overview of all polling environments
  4. Creating/saving a PPT Poling presentation
  5. Running a PPT Polling presentation
  6. Saving a Session
  7. Reports
  8. Exporting grades to Brightspace/D2L

To prepare for the workshop:

  • Please bring your own laptop (PC preferable, since classroom podium computers are equipped with PC computers… and don’t forget your charger).
  • Before the workshop, please open a Turning Technologies Account and download and install TurningPoint Cloud (both are free!).  Please follow the instructions at this link:

Please note that all workshop participants MUST already be familiar with PowerPoint.  If you are interested in using a Mac for clicker presentations or if you want to use clickers without PowerPoint, please contact the CETL Learning Technology Commons directly ( or ext. 4319).


Registration is closed for this workshop.