Slack is a messaging app for business that connects people to the information they need and assists collaboration in teams.

Types of use

·   Collaboration

·   Communication

·   Planning

·   Networking

Indicative use in the classroom

·   A slack dashboard may have multiple channels

·   Students engage in different discussions in the channels

·   Students can exchange files

·   Students can plan meetings and tasks

·   Slack may integrate multiple applications-tools such as TO-DO-LIST, polls, forms, etc.


Open access

Free plan for basic features

Paid plans for features like team meeting, access to full message history etc

Type of tool

(Platform, digital tool)

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