Assessment

Turning Tech Launches K-12 Progress Monitoring Bundle

Education technology provider Turning Technologies has launched a new assessment suite built around its student response system. The bundle is designed specifically to help teachers prepare students for high-stakes tests.

Dubbed the "Progress Monitoring Bundle," the suite combines hardware, software, and services, including the TurningPoint 32-Seat RF LCD Student Response System; six standards-aligned assessments covering core subjects (five formative, one summative); online professional development, including multimedia resources and strategies for assessment development, monitoring, and analysis; and a one-year subscription to Performance Matters, a Web-based reporting system and data-analysis tool.

The TurningPoint 32-Seat RF LCD Student Response System comprises 32 ResponseCard RF clickers with LCD screens, a USB-based RF receiver, TurningPoint and TurningPoint AnyWhere software, and a subscription to the QuestionPoint question bank.

Upgrade options are available for schools that currently use Turning Technologies' student response system. Further information about the Progress Monitoring Bundle an be found here.

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