Free 30-minute webcasts from Turnitin: Improving Student Writing

Don’t miss these FREE 30-Minute Webcasts examining practices and policies to improve student writing. (Sponsored by Turnitin)

Thursday, September 12

Grade Anywhere™: Turnitin for iPad®

Featuring Nick Carpenter, Acalanes Union High School District

In this session we’ll discuss how the flexibility of grading on an iPad makes evaluating papers faster, more convenient and more comfortable for instructors as we demonstrate Turnitin for iPad.


Thursday, September 19

Finding the Needle in the Haystack: Informational Fluency and Digital Literacies

Featuring Lynn Lampert, California State University Northridge

Students today have a wealth of information at their finger tips, but are less able to sort through the digital landscape. This webcast will offer best practices to improve students’ academic writing by focusing on critical thinking skills and available resources.


Thursday, October 3

Building a Community Around Integrity: Academics and the Ethical Elephant in the Room

Featuring Gill Rowell, Academic Advisor for Plagiarism Advice

It is by now no surprise that students are taking advantage of the immediacy of information online. Join us as we discuss strategies for engaging students in building a community around the ethical use of information they find online.


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