Using Clickers at UCLA just got a little easier with the addition of The TurningPoint Suite of teaching and learning tools. TurningPoint has steadily been capturing the lion's share of the higher education market and with the ease of using their products it is no surprise. The system works flawlessly on PCs and MACs, as well as independently of any computer system. It integrates with BlackBoard, WebCT, Sakai, and Moodle and offers a web registration feature to create course accounts to which students can register. Then with a few clicks it is easy to import the student roster into TurningPoint.
ResponseCard RF LCD is the latest version
of TurningPoint's ResponseCard keypad,
designed so that participants receive visual
confirmation of input. The LCD screen displays
response selected, channel setting and battery
life. The ResponseCard is the size of a credit
card, and provides the features and functionality
required to ensure selections are accurate, timely
and effortlessly transmitted to the presenter's
For most instructors this is the system to use.
|ResponseCard® XR is Turning Technologies'
most feature rich response hardware.
ResponseCard XR's multi-line LCD display and
alphanumeric entry make it an ideal tool for
self-paced assessment. Boasting the largest
storage capacity of any keypad on the market,
ResponseCard XR utilizes the most advanced
technology available ensuring maximum user
You should consider this model only if you are
planning to incorporate self-paced testing.
Don't have a computer, projector, software,
or time for advanced preparation?
ResponseCard AnyWhere —a handheld RF
receiver with LCD screen for displaying
polling results —breaks the mold and
brings response technology to any
learning environment. Simply present a
question and open polling. It's as simple as
a press of a button. Now, every instructor
and meeting facilitator can take advantage
of the benefits of interactive polling no
matter where their course materials
or meeting discussions guide them
—accommodating a wide range of teaching
and facilitating styles and at a
fraction of the investment costs.
ResponseWare - a revolutionary new
response system for mobile devices - turns
a participant's computer or mobile device
into a virtual ResponseCard.
ResponseWare allows students and
participants to respond using a
Wi-Fi or data connection.
Faculty planning to use this system
should know that not all cell phones
and PDAs operate in all rooms at all times.
A state-of-the-art, “plug & play” USB
RF receiver makes setup simple. No driver
installation allows for easy implementation.
The radio frequency technology allows for
a 200 foot range (400 ft coverage) and
does not need a “line of sight” with the
ResponseCard keypads. The approximate
size of a thumb drive, it doesn’t require
the hassle of cables and is easy to transport
from room to room or class to class. For use
with ResponseCard RF and ResponseCard
XR keypads. Works with up to 1,000 clickers.
|Long Range Receiver
TP's USB LR receiver is ideal for large venues
such as exhibit and conference halls and
auditoriums. Using radio frequency technology,
it does not need a “line of sight” with the
ResponseCard keypads. “Plug and play” ready
–it’s as easy to use as the rest of our
receiver technology. For use with
ResponseCard RF and ResponseCard
XR keypads. It has a 400 foot range
(800 ft coverage) and supports up to
Ready to get started?
For more information, or to get started using the TurningPoint clickers today, contact OID's clicker specialist at 310 794-9726, or x49726.
Also, the Turning Technologies web site has extensive
information and training materials available for free, including
a TurningPoint community-based forum known as Turning Talk.
For the TP Higher Education Brochure, click HERE
Download TurningPoint software for your system, HERE
For support guides and manuals, click HERE
For free online video tutorials, click HERE
For live online training sessions, click HERE
For the tech support forum Turning Talk, click HERE