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Blog 2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00

California Community Colleges Boost Access By Closing Teleconference Gap

by Derek Newton
12/11/2018 on Forbes

…CirQLive, according to Friedman, has figured out how to be the bridge between two technologies that developed independently – the online video conference and the LMS. “It’s a lock-step approach and it works flawlessly,” he said…Read full article here.

By | December 12th, 2018|Categories: CirQLive, Client Articles|Tags: |

4 Ways to Boost Service Learning in Schools

By: Wayne D’Orio
12/08/2018 on Getting Smart

…Howlett remembers how students would dispute hours and her secretary would constantly be chasing down slips of paper from forgetful teenagers. Now, she and Loew both use x2VOL, an online platform to not only mark service hours but also collect reflections. Students can pull their service transcripts and records from the site and submit the information for college applications, Howlett says…Read full article here.

By | December 9th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, intellivol, x2vol|Tags: |

Screen time isn’t all bad: Technology can make invaluable connections for students

By: Julia Freeland Fisher
11/28/2018 on USA TODAY

…Some connect students to peers around the world while others match teachers with local guest speakers. For example, one tool called Nepris allows classrooms to engage in video chats with professionals ranging from geological engineers to screenwriters…Read full article here.

By | November 29th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Nepris|Tags: |

How College Faculty Can Beat the Cheat

By Tina Nazerian
11/20/2018 on EdSurge

…There are tools and services that can help instructors catch cheating on assignments, such as Turnitin for writing. For exams, faculty can use testing centers or remote proctoring…Read full article here.

By | November 29th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Turnitin|Tags: |

The Edtech Edge

By Steven Yoder
11/26/2018 on Comstock

….So in 2016, CRANE seized the chance to sign on with a Texas-based tech company called Nepris that sets up these virtual classroom conversations. Since then, through CRANE’s Nepris subscription, about 100 local teachers have connected their classes with about 40 area industries, Stymeist estimates….Read full article here.

By | November 28th, 2018|Categories: Client Articles, Nepris|Tags: |

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 | November 1st, 2018|Categories: CirQLive, Client Articles|Tags: |