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TurningPoint Cloud Guides

The Learning Enhancement and Support Team have produced two guides, one for staff and one for students on how to use TurningPoint Cloud, the school’s student response system. TurningPoint Cloud turns students’ mobile devices into interactive response tools. By authoring questions directly into PowerPoint and asking students to respond, the traditional

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Assessment and feedback benchmarking tool

The ‘Assessment and feedback benchmarking tool’  is the latest in a series of publications from the National Union of Students aimed at improving the quality of feedback and assessment in education.   In this the NUS lay out ten principles of effective feedback, mapped against them are five categories/scales from

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HYMS Tools Guide for Teachers

For all teachers/tutors who would like to make better use of the tools we have adopted Joyce Seitzinger’s guide for Moodle to show what Blackboard has to offer. In this guide we have listed each of the different tools which can be found within Blackboard, it also indicates the suitability

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