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Ask a Tech Teacher: How a Senior Writing Project Helped

By Jacqui 
04/18/2018 on Ask a Tech Teacher

…“We explained that Feedback Studio and Revision Assistant were the right digital resources to help improve student writing skills, dovetailing with the qualities students were already being taught in the classroom,” Nelson said…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-23T07:53:43+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Three Keys to Stopping Plagiarism

By Dennis Pierce
04/16/2018 on Faculty Focus

…Elizabeth Kleinfeld, an English instructor and director of the writing center at Metropolitan State University of Denver, has studied plagiarism and students’ use of sources for the last seven years, mostly among students in first-year writing courses…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-16T21:25:42+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

The High Cost of Cheating

By Derek Newton
04/16/2018 on EdTech Digest

According to a news-released survey by Turnitin, a company that empowers original thinking and can detect unoriginal and potentially plagiarized written academic content, nearly a third of all college teachers (32%) say they’ve suspected a student of passing off work that was actually done by someone else…Read full article here.

By | 2018-04-16T21:00:53+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

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|

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|

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|

New university plagiarism software to be launched in crackdown on ‘contract’ cheating

By Harry Yorke
02/01/2018 on The Telegraph

…Amid growing concern over “contract cheating”, Turnitin, the largest provider of monitoring software to British universities, will launch a new programme designed to catch out students who pay for professionally written essays….Read full article here.

By | 2018-02-02T21:36:31+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

The Social Studies’ Dilemma: Integrating Writing Without Losing Focus

01/28/2018 on Getting Smart

…Birbeck, who has used Turnitin Revision Assistant, says the program’s immediacy “is much more in tune with video games,” so students respond well. “It gives them guidance and the help comes right back at them,” he says…Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-31T18:44:45+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

3 teacher-vetted edtech resources for cross-curricular lessons

By Audrey Nelson
01/18/2018 on eSchool News

…I now work at Turnitin with an incredible team–many of whom are former educator–on tools like “Revision Assistant (RA), an online writing tool for modern classrooms that can be used in a variety of subjects. RA uses a sophisticated algorithm to provide students instant, relevant feedback on their writing…Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-18T22:47:12+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

What Is The Relationship Between Reading And Writing? It’s Linear

Contributed by Dennis Pierce
12/2017 on Teach Thought

…Recently, Graham was a guest on a podcast series produced by Turnitin, called The Written Word. During the 40-minute podcast, he talked about the relationship between reading and writing, specifically how students become better writers the more they practice reading—and how the opposite holds true as well: As students write more frequently, their reading skills improve….Read full article here.

By | 2018-01-15T20:09:21+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Turnitin’s Revision Assistant Is Helping Students Improve Their Writing, Beyond English Class

By Andrea Baker
11/17/2017 on Nibletz

…The biggest value to Turnitin is the feedback channel and writing tools. Turnitin’s Revision Assistant is an online tool that improves student writing and engagement. Students respond to standards-aligned reading and writing tasks and receive immediate, actionable feedback…Read full article here.

By | 2017-11-28T20:56:55+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

EDUCAUSE Preview: Protect Your Institution’s Academic Reputation With Turnitin

By Peter Schaeffer
10/20/2017 on Nibletz

…Turnitin is a platform that encourages original ideas, allows instructors to give valuable feedback and prevents plagiarism at scale…Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-26T19:29:01+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Help teachers want to use tech

By Sarah Cruz and Dennis Pierce
10/12/2017 on Smart Brief

…As we rolled out Revision Assistant, our teachers immediately saw new ways it could be helpful in meeting our district’s benchmark writing assessments which are tied to the state’s assessments…Read full article here.

By | 2017-10-13T19:32:56+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Trailblazers in Edtech: Elijah Mayfield

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.

By | 2017-09-14T23:08:32+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|