On Monday 28th April, 2014 at 8am Turnitin reported that there was a problem with submissions being made to their systems. Initially this just impacted on students based in the U.S. but it soon became clear that the U.K. was also affected. Whilst it was hoped that the process was going to return […]
The LearnTech team have made available a guide which collates the various hints and tips for marking online using the SaGE workflow.
This guide brings together solutions to the most common problems which the team have picked up with staff marking online. If any member of […]
During January and February, 2014 there have been two high level UK discussions with iParadigms (the company behind Turnitin). The service is now routinely used by around 95% of UK HEIs.
The disruption caused during 10/11 December 2013 meant that both the Head of eLearning Forum (HeLF) and the Universities […]
This session is for both staff who are new to Submission and Grading Electronically (SaGE) and those who need a refresher on the current process. The event will cover the SaGE workflow including marking in Turnitin; passing grades to the NILE gradecentre; downloading grades to send to the SATs; and working with […]
The new Turnitin iPad app has been made available to download from the App store.
The app allows many of the features that are available on larger devices such as originality report, Grademark, rubrics and audio feedback.
Of particular interest to those having to mark ‘on the move’ is the […]
Have a look at the blog post from Grainne Hamilton, e-Assessment Advisor with the JISC Regional Suport Centre Scotland South & West on Using Turnitin to teach academic writing, ensure consistent marking and enable faster turnaround of feedback
If you are a module leader, for every module that you lead you MUST:
Make sure you have a NILE site for each module. If you haven’t or if you have any technical queries, please contact the learning technologist for your School – If you’re not sure who this is have a look at the […]
- Requesting exemptions for 2014/2015 academic year
- Turnitin Failure (28th April) – emergency submission procedures implemented
- SaGE Training sessions between May and August 2014
- Hints and tips for marking online using the SaGE workflow
- Turnitin provide feedback on availability problems on 10/11 December 2013