Poll Everywhere is a dynamic online polling platform that allows participants to respond in real-time to presenter-generated questions.

Available To 
Students, Faculty, Staff

Benefits and key features

  • Faculty members and instructors can use Poll Everywhere through MIT’s Canvas learning management system to gather live student feedback during classes via surveys, polls, and discussion boards.
  • Participants can respond via the web, text messaging, and apps for iOS and Android mobile devices,
  • Results are instantly accessible and shareable,
  • Poll Everywhere can also be used outside of Canvas to create standalone polls and other activities for collecting feedback and input.
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Getting started

Poll Everywhere is available as a module for all courses in Canvas, or directly via Touchstone at polleverywhere.com.

Creating activities using Poll Everywhere requires a Presenters license. Request a Presenters License: polleverywhere@mit.edu.