Mentimeter is a tool you can use to add questions, polls, quizzes, slides, images, gifs and more to presentations, webinars, and other live online meetings.
Current known uses in the sector
- Mentimeter is a commonly used engagement tool in webinars and courses with Newcomers.
- Mentimeter can be used in Citizenship Preparation, Community Connections, Employment-related, Information and Orientation, Library Settlement Partnership, Settlement Workers in Schools as a tool to engage with Newcomers visually, brainstorm ideas, capture Newcomer feedback, ideas, insights, suggestions, comprehension, etc.
Mentimeter has a free plan that allows you to create up to 2 question slides and 5 quiz slides. Additional paid plans have more features.
Ease of use & Accessibility
After a slight learning curve, Mentimeter is easy to use and intuitive to include in your presentations and live sessions.
It is mobile friendly for participants to use.
Privacy/security features, including data security and message encryption
According to the Common Sense Media Privacy Evaluation for Mentimeter, “a small amount of personal information is collected, but it is not sold and it is only collected and stored as is necessary to run the service; behavioral advertising is used. The terms state, in exhaustive detail, exactly what types of security are used, from computer security to human resource security, including encryption; those who use the service are notified in the case of a data breach.”
You can review Mentimeter’s policies, including privacy and security.