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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|

Teachers, We Don’t Have to Be Martyrs

By Natashia Hill
07/25/2018 on Education Week Teacher

…But teachers need not be martyrs to transform the lives of their students. Valuing ourselves doesn’t mean we love kids any less. As professionals, it’s time for us to shift unrealistic perceptions and demand more respect and compensation for the life-changing work that we do…Read full article here.

By | 2018-08-01T19:43:36+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Cheating 2.0: How to Fight Back Against ‘Contract Cheating’

By Dennis Pierce
07/21/2018 on Getting Smart

….Plagiarism detection services such as Turnitin, which allows educators to compare students’ written work with a massive database of content published online, proved to be an effective deterrent—and this has forced a change of business model…Read full article here.

By | 2018-08-01T19:37:15+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Unizin Adds Student Writing Data to its Data Platform for a Clearer Portrait of Learner Success

07/19/2018 on Campus Technology

…By mining data from Turnitin Originality Check, the Unizin Data Platform will be able to generate insights into how student writing progress and performance are linked to graduation rates….Read full article here.

By | 2018-07-20T21:11:43+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Incentivizing Great Behavior in Challenging School Settings

By: Wayne D’Orio
07/13/2018 on Getting Smart

…As the initiative caught on with students, staff noticed the change in their demeanor. The number of students late for every period has plummeted from 200 to about 15, the number of students who are tardy to school has plummeted from 619 (at the beginning of the school year) to 56, and the number of fights involving three or more students has decreased from 16 in 2015 to just three in 2016, the Vice Principal says…Read full article here.

By | 2018-07-18T23:16:16+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Client Articles, Hero K12|