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Welcome to TurningTechnologies Short Course TurningTechnologies.com Presented by URI TurningTechnologies Interns: Michelle Nunes and Sarah Yang
Transform the Classroom Experience! Engage students in active learning.active learning Connect and involve digital natives. Improve student understanding.understanding Inspire academic success. Encourage attendance and participation. Promote student retention.
Intuitive Tools To Engage And Assess 1. Ask a Question. 2. Students Respond. 3. Immediately Display Results.
Instructor Improves class attendance and student participation Identifies students' comprehension of content Triggers class discussion with student responses Tracks student progress Students Popular with “clicker generation” (cell phones, TV remote, digital cameras, MP3 player, games, laptop, PDA…) Engages students in active learning Provides students with immediate feedback of understanding of content Benefits of SRS
TurningPoint - Truly “NATIVE” to PowerPoint Poll Using ANY Application TurningPoint AnyWhere® – Can be used with PowerPoint, Keynote, Video Content, Word, Web Pages, etc... ResponseCard® AnyWhere ® – Great for environments without computers/projectors. Choose a polling solution that meets the needs of your environment and teaching style. Poll Without a Computer or Projector Poll with More Robust Features
Tools for Student Engagement and Formative Assessment... Providing maximum flexibility and scalability to match the unique needs of your educational objectives. Clickers RFRF-LCD
Receiver Response Device Software What Do I Need To Use Clickers In the Classroom?
You may borrow a Receiver from Classroom Media Assistance, located in LL4 (University Library, Lower Level Room 4) Borrow for entire semester Where to Obtain the Receiver There is also an extra set of Clickers and Receivers for new users or for those who would like additional practice. Please contact Janie Palm at Janie@uri.eduJanie@uri.edu
TurningPoint AnyWhere Plug and play Instant polling Report results with screen shots Ability to create and run question lists Session Viewer for editing after polling LMS integration Full participant lists & tracking capabilities Equal functionality for both PC and the Mac Key Features:
TurningPoint Game Competition Demographic Data Slicing Conditional Branching Ranking Wizard Comparative Linking Moment to Moment Polling More Robust Features:
Bookstore purchasing model May be used for multiple classes. e-Commerce Site – Ships directly to student Clicker Purchasing Options
Contact Information Michelle Nunes: Cellphone #: 914-874-4361 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Sarah Yang: Cellphone #: 401-585-4015 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com