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5 Useful Apps for College Students

5 Useful Apps for College Students

Image Source: Pixabay Mobile web applications like Facebook and Twitter conveniently bring the values of real-time news and social interaction defined through global, personal, and professional scopes; suggesting how mobile technology illustrates a constructive network that links one user to many. In context to higher education, a 2016 Nielsen study indicated “98 percent of peopleRead more about 5 Useful Apps for College Students[…]

Open for Learning: OER Materials Continue to Rise

Open for Learning: OER Materials Continue to Rise

There is a large and growing number of works released with open licenses, which encourage sharing and remixing. These works (both creative and academic) can be used extensively within classrooms for little to no money. Over a billion such works were created under Creative Commons licenses alone. Yet for many, open educational resources (OER) areRead more about Open for Learning: OER Materials Continue to Rise[…]

Feedback Studio by Turnitin

Feedback Studio by Turnitin

The infamous anti-plagiarism website has added a new feature! Turnitin Feedback Studio is a product that will emphasize feedback, easy use and accessibility. Renamed “FeedBack Studio”, this new function’s main point is to help instructors provide authentic feedback to improve their student’s writing.  It does this by giving instructors a single place to quickly provideRead more about Feedback Studio by Turnitin[…]