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Fixing the Integration Gap Between LMS and Video Conferencing Improves the Online Instruction Experience

11/01/2018
Dennis Pierce on The Tech Edvocate

…California’s community college system has found a solution to this problem. The state, via CCC TechConnect, has partnered with a technology provider called CirQlive to make audio and video conferences through its conferencing platform fully integrated into the LMS the college is using…Read full article here.

By | 2018-11-01T22:31:52+00:00 November 1st, 2018|CirQLive, Client Articles|

New Survey Shows Value Of Community Service In College Admissions

By Derek Newton
04/05/2018 on Forbes

…“We’ve known for some time that colleges strongly consider community service in admissions decisions,” Michele Pitman, the Founder & CEO, intelliVOL, maker of x2VOL, said. “We’ve just never really known how much of an influence it is – and so this is great news for students who now have the ability to demonstrate who they are outside of the classroom,” she said….Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-24T19:54:47+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Client Articles, x2vol|

15% of students admit to buying essays. What can universities do about it?

By Jedidiah Evans
10/2018 on The Conversation

…In February this year, Turnitin announced plans to crack down on contract cheating. Its proposed solution, authorship investigation, hopes to automate a process familiar to any human marker: detecting major shifts in individual students’ writing style that may point to help from a third party…Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-18T21:57:33+00:00 October 18th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

The World Of Work — In Elementary School

By
10/18/2018 on Forbes

….Many of the “meet a pro” activities happen virtually through Nepris, a platform that connects industry professionals with classrooms….Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-18T21:38:48+00:00 October 18th, 2018|Client Articles, Nepris|

Data is the lifeblood of Michigan State University’s ‘digital nervous system’

By Michael Dawisha
10/11/2018 on EdScoop

…We also use a service management platform from TeamDynamix (TDX) that makes it easier for people from multiple campus departments to communicate with each other and track the status of projects, so that everyone is on the same page…Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-14T03:38:47+00:00 October 14th, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

OPINION: When it comes to school, more choice doesn’t always equal more opportunity

By Jinal Jhaveri
10/04/2018 on Hechinger Report

…These three issues — application, language and transparency — are keys to moving the growing marketplace of school choice into one of genuine school opportunity. But opportunity and choice remain separate ideas and accomplishments, and about that we must remain clear….Read full article here.

 

By | 2018-10-14T02:57:23+00:00 October 14th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|

Turnitin Acquires AI-Assisted Grading Startup, Gradescope

10/03/2018 on EdSurge

Turnitin, the company best known for its plagiarism-detection tools, has acquired Berkeley, Calif.-based Gradescope, a developer of AI-assisted grading technology…Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-04T22:05:50+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Four Keys to a Modern IT Approach in K-12 Schools

By Andrew Graf
10/02/2018 on Education Week

…Here are four ways that school district IT departments can adopt a more mature and modern approach that will allow them to be more successful, despite having limited resources….Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-04T21:21:44+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

Turnitin Acquires Gradescope, Expands Grading and Assessment Solutions for Higher Education

10/03/2018 on Global and Banking Finance Review

… Under the Turnitin umbrella, Gradescopes tools combine this commitment to authenticity with efficient, unbiased, and consistent evaluations for any assignment type, including paper-based problem sets, computer code, and engineering diagrams…Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-04T21:27:12+00:00 October 4th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Why a Web of Connections—Not a Single Relationship—Should Surround Students

By Julia Freeland Fisher
09/28/2018 on Edsurge

….For example, Cajon Valley’s World of Work model connects young students—starting in elementary school—to local employers and online industry experts through an online tool called Nepris….Read full article here.

By | 2018-10-04T22:07:36+00:00 September 29th, 2018|Client Articles, Nepris|

Early-Alert Systems Seen as Mixed Bag

By Lindsay McKenzie
09/11/2018 on Inside Higher Ed

“…The Florida college modified its IT help desk system last year to keep track of alerts. The platform, called TeamDynamix, allows faculty members to create a work order that tells staff in advising or the financial aid office that a student needs help….” Read full article here.

By | 2018-09-13T19:45:36+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

Integrating IT Support and Project Management

By Mehran Basiratmand
08/29/2018 on Edvocate

…But TDX is designed to handle IT support and project management, so we can use the same platform to deliver both types of services…Read full article here.

By | 2018-09-04T19:56:52+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

Tech Makes it easier for schools and students to track and report community service for college applications

By Wayne D’Orio
08/29/2018 on TeacherCast

…x2VOL is a program that can not only eliminate the scraps of paper and Post-it Notes while tallying a student’s service time, but it can also add meaning to the experiences and help point the way for students to calmly, and accurately, complete their applications to show their best side…Read full article here.

By | 2018-09-04T19:41:15+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Client Articles, x2vol|

Three key lessons K-12 can learn from higher ed IT leaders

By Andrew Graf
08/20/2018 on Edscoop

…But as K-12 is increasingly focused on “future ready” initiatives and preparation for higher ed learning, there are IT lessons to be learned from higher education…Read full article here.

By | 2018-08-23T22:03:12+00:00 August 23rd, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

Take the Zero… Helping College Students Have a Healthier Way of Thinking About Grades

By Jennifer Wright
08/07/2018 on Teaching Professor

…Every student at my university who is found in violation of academic misconduct is automatically sanctioned to the office of Integrity and Ethical Development, where we attempt to move students forward from this experience in a dignified, gracious, and positive manner….Must register to read full article here.

By | 2018-08-10T19:39:54+00:00 August 10th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|