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Idea speed dating (online)

02 June 2020

Idea speed dating (online)

Have students cycle through channels in Teams, sharing insights about a topic or their elevator pitch for an upcoming project. As they present their learnings multiple times on several “speed dates,” students’ presentation skills and perspectives will grow. Inform your students that it is time to switch to a different channel by simply posting in the general channel of your class’ Teams, as all student’s will receive a notification of this.


Instruct students to have an essay plan/project/pitch prepared, and ensure that there are various channels in the Team for students to

Teacher Role

Explain/inform, monitor


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