In order for turning point to score your participants answers, you will need to input the point value for correct and incorrect answers. All facultyinstructors must have a turning account. Turningpoint clicker software transition instructional. As of tomorrow may 31st, turning technologies will be releasing a new version of the software called turning point 8. Uq blackboard that is used to register physical clickers is still compatible with turningpoint 5.
Setting a correct answer automatically sets all other answer choices to incorrect, but if multiple answers are correct, then you can set them manually. Live polling shown on the clicker app turningpoint. Internet explorer in compatibility view is not supported. Click the software link located on the top menu bar. Available to rent, our systems will produce the greatest return on investment at.
This desktop software uses microsoft powerpoint and clickers to deliver selfpaced assessments. Turningpoint clickers clarion university of pennsylvania. Either option will work using your mobile device or laptopdesktop computer. Once polling is closed, powerpoint immediately requests the results from turning point s servers but if there are any responses still being processed from responseware users, the. You will need to use the below link if you need a copy of the software. With our turningpoint desktop software download, content and results are selfcontained to either your receiver or computer. Instructor guide to getting started with turningpoint. Insert your turning technologies usb receiver into your computer.
Instructor guide to getting started with turningpoint cloud. If you are using a computer other than your own, make sure powerpoint is installed on the computer. Please contact us, we will give you instructions to install and download the appropriate version of turningpoint. Communications and marketing 920 madison avenue, suite 810 memphis, tn 38163 phone. Turning technologies fall 20 turningpoint, version 5. Turningpoint software and receivers are installed and ready to use in all academic technologies computer classrooms. Faculty may also use turning technologies results management software to view polling data after class and award students points for participation and correct responses. Turning technologies software hardware and software eits.
Turningpoint audience response system instructional. Student overview once you have obtained and registered a turning technologies clicker and license, it will be necessary for you to be sure the clicker is set to the proper channel in each classroom in which the clicker is used. Once purchased, they must add the new clicker id to their turning account. You should now be ready to use your clickers in your class. Provide s tudent instructions update syllabus to include clicker information that pertains to your course, such as. Click downloadsmedia requests from the list of software options. Oct 08, 2019 hardwarebased audience polling solutions such as turningpoint and iclicker have been around for years and remain in use primarily because of the inertia in larger organisations. We recommend doing so sufficiently in advance of the semester to guarantee there will be enough clickers to support the course.
Turningpoint cloud center for the advancement of teaching. To buy subscriptions or clickers from turningpoint, click on the addpurchase a subscription or clicker plus sign, then click on the purchase subscriptionclicker button. Using turning point and clickers iowa state university. Responseware app must be downloaded from user mobile app stores. Staff who have previously been using the turning point 5 software will notice some differences in appearance. Polling software turningpoint desktop turning technologies. The system allows groups of people to vote on a topic, take a survey or answer a question. Turningpoint desktop downloads turning technologies. Though incorporating interactive polling software in the classroom requires some extra tech knowledge, live polling systems are incredibly useful and beneficial in learning. Students do not require a subscription to use turningpoint at lsu health sciences center. Effective january 31, 2016, turningpoint 5 clicker software is being phased out, with support ending on june 30, 2016. Systems that use hardware voting pads or clickers have lots of disadvantages. The current version of turningpoint, installed across smart classrooms at niu, is 5. Getting started with turningpoint elearning university.
The following update process is the same for mac and pc users on turning point 8. Students are required to purchase a turningpoint subscription to participate in turningpoint sessions. There are many clicker solutions available in the market. These updates include both enhancements and fixes that can improve your experience with turningpoint. Select pc or mac install to download and install to your pc or mac. Hardwarebased audience polling solutions such as turningpoint and iclicker have been around for years and remain in use primarily because of the inertia in larger organisations. Log into your turning account or create an account. To use turningpoint, instructors will need to create a turning account and register through blackboard. Follow the prompts to complete the installation of turningpoint cloud. Only clickers set to the proper channel will be picked up by the receiver in.
In simple terms, instructors using this technology can ask questions while participants answer using either our mobile app or clicker. We want to ensure you are aware of these changes sooner rather than later. Do not uninstall the old tp cloud on your machine until after you install the new software tp8 and have a chance to import your former content into the new tp8. When it is ready to install, click install and relaunch. Disadvantages of hardware voting systems expensive to purchase have to be organised in advance of the. They should automatically appear on the left in the course list formerly participant lists area when you open the software.
Either one will bring you to the turningpoint store for illinois state. Turningpoint university of rochester medical center. Downloads access the most recent versions of our software for download. If you currently using turning point 5 on your staff computer you will now need to download turning point 8 from the software centre. Turning technologies software works with responsecard nxt clickers and receivers to allow for inclass polling and testing. Cu bookstore or via turning technologies store after account setup. With our turningpoint desktop software download, content and results are self contained to either your receiver or computer. Go to the turning account website and sign in with your turning account id and password.
Once youve gone through the account creation process, log into the turning account webpage, and select the downloads tab on the left. After setup you can use the clickers with or without internet access. Input the correct point value to assign a number score. Turningpoint cloud, an ars solution from turning technologies, is the chosen university wide clicker solution. This functionality in the software occurs to preserve data integrity of the polling results. Jan 10, 2020 the current turningpoint registration page in learn. Due to this update staff will now need to create a turning point account in order to use the software, follow this guide how to create a turning point account for assistance. With your question selected, use the scoring options dropdown to modify the correct and incorrect point values click on a question. A powerful way to connect and communicate during meeting and events. Available to rent, our systems will produce the greatest return on investment at the lowest industry prices. If the channel is set but the clickers do not work. All students must have a turning account and a turning account license. Turningpoint now consolidates the companys most popular products into one, simple interface for polling in powerpoint, polling in any application and self.
Turningpoint software download turning technologies. Turningpoint accounting software by red wing software is a flexible and modulebased financial, payroll, and inventory management solution for small to. There are a number of different vendors for crs software and hardware, but all of the systems have similar features. Instructor guide to getting started with turningpoint cloud clickers step 1. They can get the software directly on the turning technologies website and the necessary hardware radio frequency receivers from academic technology. It will show up as a download from your instructor user account through turning technologies. Software downloads of turningpoint cloud is only available through the. Its important to be sure that the version of powerpoint youre using isnt a web version and is instead installed on your local machine. When you first open the new tp8 software, you will see a prompt allowing you to copy over the data repository if you wish. An account subscription must be purchased if the student is using the turningpoint app mobile device or the clicker. Turningpoint clickers students can purchase clickers from the gw bookstore separately or bundled with a subscription. At turning technologies, were dedicated to improving learning experiences in the classroom and workplace through interactive learning technology and realtime audience response systems. The current turningpoint registration page in learn.
The university has now upgraded from turning point 5 to turning point 8. Audience response is a tool used to create interactive presentations. Scroll down the page and click the turning technologies link. Poll in powerpoint, over top of any application or deliver selfpaced assessments. Under turningpoint cloud, select pc install for microsoft and mac no install for apple operating systems. Improve audience engagement and foster an active learning environment using our interactive learning tools. Turningpoint is a software package for developing and running a student classroom response system crs. Upgrading from turning point cloud to turning point 8 on your usb drive windows use these instructions if youre ready to update turning point cloud to turning point 8 by installing it on your turningpoint usb drivereceiver. Turningpoint 5 and tp7 cloud comparison elearning university. Turningpoint now consolidates the companys most popular products into one, simple interface for. With your question selected, use the scoring options dropdown to modify the correct and incorrect point values. Browse to your current version of the turningpoint software, launch it and signon. Both clickers and mobile devices can be used in the same session, though each student should only use one type of device per session. Clickers are the common term for audience response system ars, a technology used to promote active learning in classrooms.
Create a turning account to access the turning point cloud tpc software, you must create a turning technologies account instructors who previously allowed responseware in their classes already have an account. Once you have obtained and registered a turning technologies clicker and license, it will be necessary for you to be sure the clicker is set to the proper channel in each classroom in which the clicker is used. Ensure you select the correct version of the software, an older version of the software, turningpoint 5 is also installed on lectern machines for use with clickers only. Interactive powerpoint new software turningpoint 5 interactive powerpoint the latest release of turningpoint is the easiesttouse and most powerful version to date, offering additional capabilities and an enhanced overall user experience. The below steps will be available once your professor adds the link to moodle. When it comes to functionality, they are almost at par with each other. Turningpoint desktop is a versatile, fullfeatured tool that helps instructors engage and assess with interactive questions. Turningpoint niu faculty development and instructional. Faculty may also use turning technologies results management software to view polling data after class and award students points. The use of clickers and the choice of software is entirely the facultys decision. Turning pointturning technology rss feed classroom support. A response clicker either the physical device or the mobile app works in tandem with engagement software so that participants can respond to interactive questions in real time.
Getting started with turningpoint elearning university of. Turningpoint 5 is an audience responsepolling tool available to smd staff, faculty, and students. Pepperdine law uses turningpoint as a simple live polling system. This spring, turning technologies is rolling out their new clicker software, turningpoint cloud, replacing turningpoint 5. Speakers connect with audiences using simple, intuitive polling software and response devices. Downloads for mac and windows pcs are available within your turningpoint account and through the turning technologies website. Getting started with turningpoint clickers your students clickers will need to be set to the correct channel for your classroom. Asu now uses turningpoint cloud, the latest version of turningpoint. Response charts not displaying some instructors who permit students to use both hardware clickers and responseware in their classrooms have reported experiencing issues with the response charts displaying after closing polling during powerpoint polling sessions.
If your turningpoint presentation is not recognizing responses from clickers, run the wizard by clicking the lighting bolt icon on the turningpoint toolbar. A turning account one year license is issued with new clicker bundle purchases for. Turningpoint is the desktop software used by faculty as part of the student response system srs, or clickers, to receive immediate feedback from students in class. Jul 08, 2019 this desktop software uses microsoft powerpoint and clickers to deliver selfpaced assessments.
You can either login using the turningpoint web login or turningpoint mobile app. Right now sbu is using turning point cloud for clickers in our classrooms. Enter the number of points that should be received for a correct. Accept the terms and conditions of the license agreement. Please see information in the student and faculty sections of this website for more details. A turning account instructor license is required to collect student responses using the turningpoint app and for these be tracked and imported into blackboard. Jul 03, 2018 they should automatically appear on the left in the course list formerly participant lists area when you open the software. Disadvantages of hardware voting systems expensive to purchase have to be organised in advance of the presentation have.
Alternatives to turningpoint for audience polling participoll. Participants and instructors must use their university email address. When you first download the software or use it for the first time in a new teaching room you may be asked to select your region, make sure to change this from the default north america to europe. However its important to remember that data security is rarely free. Click here to access our firmware updater download click here to access our. Mar 29, 2016 this spring, turning technologies is rolling out their new clicker software, turningpoint cloud, replacing turningpoint 5. Faqs turningpoint instructional technology lab itl. Where to purchase a clicker, responseware and license.1045 584 1048 1262 1206 1044 1406 1294 185 1068 233 506 1139 761 602 175 1339 1283 197 36 112 673 1394 831 392 362 1233 152 673 1004 1540 1351 703 823 471 705 758 1191 372 1364 1382 1087 1339 1259 923 1171 1226 674 552