Turnitin

Back To School: Uncovering Tech-Savvy Classroom Cheating

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.

By |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00August 18th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

How I Use Automation And Personal Feedback To Differentiate Writing Instruction

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 |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00August 14th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Why Formative Feedback is Part of an Equity Agenda

By Guest Writer Patti West Smith
08/09/2017 on Tech & Learning

…Tools like Turnitin’s Revision Assistant leverage this technology and have the power to provide ongoing, timely, relevant, actionable feedback to every single student, no matter what…Read full article here.

By |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00August 12th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Texas Students Learn About Groundwater Through NGWA Collaboration

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 |2017-08-17T23:50:43+00:00August 3rd, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Public Schools Actually Embrace Innovation – Five Examples of States, Districts Making Tech Work

By Derek Newton
07/27/17 on Huff Post


…Here are five education innovations being used in classrooms right now in Illinois, Washington, Texas, Louisiana and Alabama – ideas and teaching technologies that are worthy of spreading…Read full article here.

By |2017-07-31T18:49:07+00:00July 31st, 2017|Client Articles, Hero K12, Nepris, Turnitin|

8 Tips for Teaching Writing in the Digital Age

By Lisa Wathen
07/23/2017 on GettingSmart

…Require students to write reflections in which they must explain what they revised and how they made their papers better. Some good tech tools include: Turnitin.com’s Revision Assistant Feedback Studio

By |2017-07-25T19:29:59+00:00July 25th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Turnitin ‘Revises’ the Writing Process

By Sri Ravipati
07/06/2017 on Campus Technology

Turnitin, a company typically known for catching plagiarism in students’ writing assignments, is refocusing its efforts on the needs of teachers with its newest formative writing tool, Revision Assistant…Read full article here.

 

By |2017-07-10T19:48:04+00:00July 10th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Want to be a better writer? Try letting a robot tell you what to do

By Derek Newton
06/04/2017 on Quartz

…So, for example, if Revision Assistant spots a section that seems as though it should include supporting examples but doesn’t have any, it highlights the area and encourages the writer to expand… Read full article here.

 

By |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00June 8th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Revision Assistant from Turnitin Now with Lexile Measures

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.

By |2017-06-05T21:46:01+00:00June 5th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Turnitin Offers Lexile Scores to Help Teachers Better Assign Reading Passages

May 24, 2017 on EdSurge

TURNITIN, the plagiarism-catcher turned instructional writing program, is now introducing Lexile scores to their Revision Assistant, a tool which provides computer-generated feedback to students on their writing…Read full article here.

By |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00May 26th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

How Capistrano USD is Transforming its Writing Instruction

By Virginia Reischl
05/21/2017 on Getting Smart

…For instance, our district uses Turnitin’s Feedback Studio, a platform for checking student writing for originality and leaving drag-and-drop comments or voice recordings in response to student papers…Read full article here.

By |2017-05-22T22:29:54+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Aiding teachers with students’ reading levels

By Ariana Fine
05/18/2017 on District Administration

Turnitin has added Lexile measures to its instructional writing program, Revision Assistant, to better help teachers match appropriate texts to individual students and personalize instruction…Read full article here.

By |2017-09-29T20:57:23+00:00May 19th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Turnitin Adds Lexile Measures to Revision Assistant

05/17/2017 on THE Journal

Turnitin’s Revision Assistant has incorporated the Lexile Framework for Reading from MetaMetrics,  a company that develops scientific measures of academic achievement…Read full article here.

By |2017-05-19T19:50:30+00:00May 19th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Researchers develop groundbreaking technology for student writing success

By Dennis Pierce
05/08/17 on eSchools New

…Using Revision Assistant has allowed South Kitsap teachers in all disciplines to give students more frequent writing assignments, without adding more work to their already-full plates…Read full article here.

By |2017-05-11T21:15:38+00:00May 11th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|

Revolutionary Teaching Projects Recognized by IMS Global Learning Consortium

By Matthew Lynch
05/09/17 on The Edvocate

…And what the Newport-Mesa Unified School District is doing with Turnitin Revision Assistant applies…Read full article here.

By |2017-05-11T21:02:42+00:00May 11th, 2017|Client Articles, Turnitin|