By Matthew Lynch
08/27/2017 on The Tech Edvocate
…How He’s Transforming the EdTech Space: Turnitin is making it possible for every student to feel self-assured in their ability to write. To get there, teachers need help, and with Turnitin products they can assign writing more often, with more student-driven opportunities for practice and revision…Read full article here.
08/17/2017 on Forbes
… Turnitin has been around since 2000 and parses submitted papers against a database of 500 million submissions looking for similarities. As computers get smarter and artificial intelligence starts to work into academic dishonesty, Turnitin and its competitors will only get better at spotting plagiarism…Read full article here.
08/2017 on Teach Thought
…Natashia Hill, an English teacher and Gifted & Talented Coordinator at Clint Early College Academy in Texas, relies on two digital writing tools to help her meet this challenge. Using Turnitin’s Revision Assistant and Feedback Studio has made it much easier for her to differentiate writing instruction for her students, she says—empowering her to be more effective in her teaching…Read full article here.
By Matthew Lynch
08/01/2017 on The Edvocate
…In an effort to encourage students from kindergarten to 12th grade to consider future careers in groundwater science, NGWA is partnering with Nepris. Nepris virtually connects teachers and students with industry experts for education outreach to bring relevance and application to what students are learning…Read full article here.
By Monica Burns
06/04/2017 on Class Tech Tips
Earlier this year I shared Turnitin Revision Assistant a formative writing product for classrooms. If you haven’t heard of Revision Assistant before, it was designed to extend the reach of teachers by giving student writers immediate, actionable and substantive feedback..Read full article here.