Tech Tip Thursday

Classroom Screen

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What is Classroom Screen?

It is simply a web tool that is a one-stop-shop with useful widgets you can use while teaching or while students are working.

What Can You Do With The Widgets?

ClassroomScreen allows the teacher to create a digital board of widgets for students to help them focus on their work/tasks.
You can…
  • Choose a background
  • Type your instructions in the text area and zoom
  • Set a timer-You can customize the tone that rings when the time is up.
  • Show the clock & calendar
  • Use the traffic light
  • Pick a random name/dice
  • Use the calculator
  • Draw in-screen or full-screen
  • Generate a QR-code
  • Drag and drop the icons in the right place
  • Select a language
  • Choose a Work Symbol-Display one of four options: work together, ask a neighbor, whisper and silence.
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How To Use ClassroomScreen

1. Go to and you might want to bookmark this site. Works best with Google Chrome.

2. Your screen automatically loads. You will see a blank background and the widgets at the bottom.

3. Click on the widget you want to use and it will appear on the background ready for you to customize.

4. Press on the cross next to the widget on the icon bar at the bottom to remove it.

Additional Feature: ExitPoll

Use the ExitPoll tool to get feedback from students by clicking on the icon at the bottom right of the screen.

You can ask students what they thought about the lesson or check for understanding by asking them a question about the lesson content.

Students simply walk past the interactive whiteboard, tablet, or computer at the end of the lesson and cast their vote.

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Instructional Technology Specialist

Hi! I am available to help anyone who wants to integrate technology into their lessons or curriculum. If you want to set up a meeting with me, simply stop by my office or call me.