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Inventory of ICT tools and open educational resources

Welcome to the inventory of freely available online tools and open educational resources for language teaching and learning developed by the ICT-REV project! The inventory contains a list of tools that have been evaluated with specific criteria in mind. Read more
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This tool was developed within the framework of a cooperation agreement between the European Centre for Modern Languages and the European Commission


Principal function(s): Poll and survey creators

SurveyMonkey is an online survey tool for collecting feedback and data from respondents through customisable surveys. Users can create surveys using a simple interface, selecting question types and formatting options, and then distribute them via email, social media, or survey codes. SurveyMonkey features a variety of question types, such as dropdown, multiple choice, or comment box questions, together with many templates ready for use. It offers a limited free version where up to 10 questions can be made and 100 responses collected per survey. SurveyMonkey requires having an account to create and distribute surveys. Evaluation: Surveymonkey is a practical tool to create surveys. It can be used to gather feedback from students, assess their knowledge, or plan events. The many templates SurveyMonkey offers allow creating targeted surveys rapidly.

Cost: Free with registration + paid plans available.

Website: https://www.surveymonkey.com/


Best practice

Question types and tenses
A tele-collaboration activity


Type Of Interaction

  • Group/pair work - classmates
  • Individual work



  • You supply


Interface User-friendliness/complexity of the tool´s interface

Straightforward, sleek.

Time efficiency Time needed for mastering the „how-to“ of the tool and a production of a task


Interface language(s) The number of languages in which the tool is currently available/adaptable to

English + 16 other languages.

Respect for privacy Does the tool require registration? Who can see my data? Can I remain anonymous?

Medium. SurveyMonkey collects various types of personal data such as names or e-mail addresses, and usage and device information, together with cookies. It shares data with third parties for the running of the platform and also personalised marketing, from which users can opt out. SurveyMonkey mentions considerable security measures. It also acknowledges users’ right to access, update and delete their data. Survey Monkey states compliance with the GDPR. See more here and here.

Saving work for future use Possiblity to save your or others´ work for reuse/reproduction

Yes, account required.

Tailorability (If so, how?) Possibility of the tool to be used for a range of different activities (e.g. to what extent you can organize a project assignment with a central activity based on this tool)





Technical requirements

Installation required?

Compatibility/ Operating System

Other technical requirements

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Principal Functions
Type Of Interaction
Group/pair work - classmates
Group/pair work - outsiders
Individual work
Presenting (e.g. lecturing, storytelling)


You supply
Website/other users supply


Latest addition to the ICT-REV inventory

TaskCards (Virtual pinboard for content creation/sharing and for collaborative working)

TaskCards is a GDPR-compliant digital platform which was specifically created for educational purposes. It helps create and manage virtual pinboards, i.e. canvases where content can be uploaded and shared. Users can create and customise their pinboards by attaching text, images, videos, links and files, together with changing their background and much more. The privacy settings of these pinboards - or parts of a pinboard - can later be modified. TaskCards offers a free limited version that allows users to have up to 2 pin boards. While teachers have to register to create pinboards, learners can access them directly via link or QR code. TaskCards is developed by the German firm dSign Systems GmbH.... View details

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