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Active Learning with Top Hat

Top Hat's student engagement software is now available for all faculty and students at Pitt to use free of charge. This workshop serves as an introduction to Top Hat’s suite of tools, focusing on the most commonly used functionality: student polling and live discussions. No prior experience with Top Hat is necessary.

By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:

  • Identify and implement best practices for using Top Hat for active learning in your courses
  • Create and present audience polling questions and class discussions
  • Add presentation slides to Top Hat
  • Import students, export grades, take attendance and manage groups

No prior knowledge is required to attend this workshop, but you should be able to log in to the Pitt Portal ( with your Pitt username and password. Please bring your dual authentication device.

Tuesday, August 20 at 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Alumni Hall, B26
4227 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.