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Piazza Alternatives

Piazza is described as 'A Q&A platform for students and their instructors' and is a Q&A service in the education & reference category. There are seven alternatives to Piazza for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, iPhone, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Discourse. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Moodle or Acadly. Other great apps like Piazza are Hypersay, Prulu, Osvitalab and Glisser.

Piazza alternatives are mainly Q&A Services but may also be Learning Management Systems or Online Education Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Piazza.
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    Discourse

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Ruby
    • JavaScript
    • Cloudron
    • Docker
    62 alternatives to Discourse 

    Discourse is an open source discussion platform built for the next decade of the Internet. A modern forum, everything's been redesigned to be easy.

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    Moodle

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron
    124 alternatives to Moodle 

    Moodle is an open source tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMoodle can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Moodle is a learning management system, not a q-and-a platform. Moodle is meant for keeping track of assignments, turning in work, etc., while Piazza is meant for asking questions and getting answers

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    Acadly

    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    21 alternatives to Acadly 

    Acadly helps educators boost engagement inside and outside the classroom, and record attendance at the tap of a button. It is free for higher education, and saves students thousands of dollars per semester on expensive polling app subscriptions.

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    1.  Support for LaTeXAcadly supports LaTeX for text and math equation formatting.
    2.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Acadly simultaneously.
    Instant one-tap attendance!
    Quizzes - embed rich content, select scoring schemes, set deadlines. Go!
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    Hypersay

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    68 alternatives to Hypersay 

    Hypersay is a platform for interactive presentations that massively increase engagement. Keep your audience engaged with polls, questions, private notes and live slide sharing. Store, enrich & deliver presentations from your cloud.

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    1.  Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in Hypersay simultaneously.
    2.  Handwritten NotesHypersay supports writing by hand (or a stylus) and your text will be converted to text.
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    Prulu

    3 alternatives to Prulu 

    Prulu stores, organizes and presents your class Q&A in a simple, intuitive interface equipped with a smart search engine - and it's free. Check it out.

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    Simple, Intuitive Interface
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    Almost identical features. Allows students to post questions, instructors or students to view and answer. Instructors can make announcements. Etc.

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    Osvitalab

    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    51 alternatives to Osvitalab 

    Osvitalab delivers all the necessary features to start online learning. Easy setup and based in the cloud. Customer & Tech support is included default in all plans. Perfect for Education business, Infobusiness, Private Teachers, and Corporate training.

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    Glisser

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    63 alternatives to Glisser 

    Glisser makes presentations interactive – it takes regular PowerPoint or Keynote slide decks and pushes them out live to audience mobile devices, slide-by-slide, as they are presented. It then enables members of the audience to interact with the presenter or each other, and...

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