Brightspace: Using Turnitin (Plagiarism Detection Tool)
Simplify course assignment collection, verification and management

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Are you concerned about plagiarism? Do you collect student assignments through email or in person? Do you need an easy way to set and manage deadlines? Don't clutter your inbox, save trees, and check student work for authenticity by using Turnitin!

In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to use the Turnitin anti-plagiarism tool to discourage plagiarism. This workshop will cover how you collect, verify, and grade papers with Turnitin.

Dr. Jason Todd (English and CAT+) uses Turnitin in his classes. He will explain how he uses Turnitin and share his experiences with using Turnitin.

You will be able to use one of the computers in our computer lab for the training. However, feel free to bring your own laptop, tablet, and/or smart phone so you can explore and build content in the Brightspace environment!

Fill out this form to request a Brightspace Sandbox course to use for the training.

Prerequisites: This workshop assumes that you are familiar with navigating in the Brightspace Learning Environment AND are familiar with working with assignment submission folders. If you would like to attend this workshop and you DID NOT attend one of the Introduction to Brightspace workshops AND/OR did not attend one of the Collect and Grade Student Work workshops, you should review Brightspace Tip #5: Introduction to Brightspace Training Recap AND Brightspace Tip #8: Assignments Tool Training Recap before this workshop to ensure you will be able to keep up with the material that will be covered.

  • Led by: Ms. Janice Florent (CAT+) and Dr. Jason Todd (English and CAT+)
  • Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
  • Time: 10:00 - 11:30 AM
  • Location: Library, Room 532A
  • Sponsor: CAT+FD

Note: This workshop is being presented in a "flipped" format. There will be a short video you should watch before attending the workshop. A link to the video will be provided when you RSVP.

Visit our website for additional Brightspace workshops or contact Janice Florent.

To register: Space is limited. RSVP to Light refreshments will be served.

Tags: Brightspace, flipped, inverted
Format: hands-on
Event ID: 01626

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