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Why Community Service Matters On College Apps

By Andrea Carter
04/11/2018 on Poets and Quants

…Michele Pitman, CEO and founder of intelliVOL, which is the creator of the tracking platform x2VOL, says she launched the service because she believes the future of admissions is colleges requiring a record of applicants’ community involvement just as they do transcripts to verify GPA and SAT scores. “More and more colleges are looking for ways to get a clearer picture of a student’s fit at their school,” she says…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-16T20:34:03+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Client Articles, x2vol|

The Expensive, High-Tech College Cheating Arms Race

By Derek Newton
04/09/18 on Forbes

…To block that, Turnitin initially developed plagiarism software that scans and keeps a record of previously submitted work across hundreds of institutions and thousands of courses and millions of submissions…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-09T21:53:56+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Client Articles|

Four Keys to Better IT Project Management

By Matthew Lynch
04/05/2018 on The Edvocate

…During a recent webinar hosted by TeamDynamix, two campus IT executives described how the university has built a successful project management culture that has led to improved IT outcomes…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-05T22:26:57+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

Novel Ideas for Writing Instruction

By Tara Smith
04/04/2018 on Tech and Learning

…With Revision Assistant, students receive live, real-time feedback as they write—on everything from grammar and syntax to their analysis and arguments, which encourages them to think more deeply and critically…Read here.

By | 2018-04-05T22:21:52+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Jessica Bobo: To Give Our Youngest Students a Boost, Social-Emotional Learning Should Come First — Even Before Academics

By Jessica Bobo
04/2018 on The 74

…In math, for example, early learning is fundamentally a language skill. There’s a profound difference between classrooms where teachers deploy a “watch me do this” approach and a “you tell me” approach…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-05T22:22:39+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Client Articles, ORIGO Education|

Roseville city employee George Hanson helping raise money for Ghana elementary school

By: Graham Womack
03/23/2018 on Press Tribune

…On April 13, Hanson, his wife, Jean, and a nonprofit organization they founded in 2005, Changing Lives Together Incorporated, will host a fundraiser in Fair Oaks for Ghanaian education. The event, which will feature Ghanaian food, music and performances, is being held to raise $40,000 to build three classrooms and a restroom at an elementary school in Ghana…Read full article here.

By | 2018-03-27T22:51:44+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Client Articles|

Former Obama Education Secretary Joins Turnitin Board of Directors

By: Alexa J. Henry
03/15/2018 on Edweek Market Brief

…“I look forward to the opportunity to work with Turnitin on scalable initiatives that support the core educational skills and promote student success in K-12, higher education, and beyond,” Duncan said in a statement…Read full article here.


By | 2018-03-15T22:29:05+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Arne Duncan Joins Turnitin Board

By Dian Schaffhauser
03/13/2018 on Campus Technology

…The former secretary for the U.S. Department of Education under President Obama recently joined the board of Turnitin, an education technology company that provides services for writing help, literacy skill development and plagiarism checking in K-12 and higher education…Read full article here.

By | 2018-03-15T20:11:55+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Schools need industry input to help students connect learning to the real world

By Amelia Harper
03/01/2018 on Education Dive

… Nepris can also offer ways to connect students to the real world, and teachers can also find ways to incorporate practical applications in subject areas such as mathscience, or writing…Read full article here.

By | 2018-03-04T01:57:20+00:00 March 4th, 2018|Client Articles, Nepris|

‘Faculty Told Me They Hated It.’ When an Academic-Alert System Backfires—Twice.

By Sydney Johnson
03/01/2018 on edSurge

…Starting in Fall 2017, the college began issuing early alerts through TeamDynamix, a ticketing software the college already uses in areas on campus such as the IT help desk….Read full article here.

By | 2018-03-01T22:46:00+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Client Articles, TeamDynamix|

5 reasons your classroom needs an industry expert

By Laura Ascione
02/28/2018 on eSchool News 

….In the very near future, “78 percent of all available jobs will require education beyond high school–that doesn’t necessarily mean four-year degrees, but something beyond high school,” said Sabari Raja, founder and chief executive officer of Nepris, a web-based platform that connects students and teachers to STEM professionals and industry experts….Read full article here.

By | 2018-03-01T22:17:22+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Client Articles, Nepris|

“Authorship Investigation” Software to be Launched in UK

By Margherita Scalisi
02/26/2018 on Beaver

…The software, named “Authorship Investigation”, is developed by Turnitin, which is the most popular provider of plagiarism-detection software for British universities. Through machine-learning algorithms and forensic linguistic analysis, it will be able to monitor a student’s writing style, detecting major differences between the submitted papers…Read full article here.

By | 2018-02-27T21:35:05+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Smart Strategies for Campus IT Support

By Matthew Lynch
02/23/2018 on Edvocate

…For both institutions, this insight comes from TeamDynamix and its IT Service Management (ITSM) software, which helps streamline IT service and support processes within a single, cloud-based platform….Read full article here.

By | 2018-02-27T21:04:46+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

No longer the ‘department of NO’: Shedding the bad reputation of higher ed IT

By Kenneth Libutti
02/21/2018 on EdScoop

….We started by bringing in TeamDynamix, an experienced IT, project and workforce management partner who understands the unique dynamics of higher education institutions….Read full article here.

By | 2018-02-22T21:46:29+00:00 February 22nd, 2018|Client Articles|

How to fight back against contract cheating

By Derek Newton
02/16/2018 on eCampus News

…A recent survey from Turnitin, the company that’s helped thousands of schools detect and deter plagiarism, underscores the points about the prevalence of ghost writing in academic communities, as well its difficulty to substantiate…Read full article here.

By | 2018-02-19T23:38:50+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|