Packback is an inquiry-driven discussion platform that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to engage learners and provide instant feedback. Content is practitioner-provided.
Skills addressed: Communication, Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Speaking & Listening, Debate
Packback’s platform uses research-based pedagogy and methodology, including: Garrison’s Practical Inquiry Model, Bloom’s Taxonomy of Cognition, Self-Determination Theory, and The Community of Inquiry Model. More than 300 institutions in the U.S. and Canada already use Packback to facilitate and evaluate online discussions, including the State University of New York (SUNY), Penn State, University of North Texas, Minnesota State, and the Maricopa Community Colleges. The New England Board of Higher Education partnered with Packback to provide inquiry-driven discussion platforms to member institutions during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Critical & Creative Thinking
Navigating & Using Information
Teamwork & Collaboration