Faculty can request from IT Helpdesk a new instructor kit with a receiver.
To use ResponseWare, please follow these short steps:
Go to https://account.turningtechnologies.com/account/ and create an instructor account using your UC Hastings e-mail address where it says "Sign Up". Upon entering all information to create an account, you will be returned to this page where you can then sign in.
Upon signing in, you will be taken to the software page, where you can select the version of TurningPoint Cloud that you would like to install (PC - Install, PC - No Install, which can be extracted to a folder and run without requiring administrator rights, and Mac - No Install). It is already installed on all Classroom computers.
Launch TurningPoint Cloud once it is installed. Then follow these instructions for importing your participant list from Blackboard. In step 5 of these instructions it says to input a server address. The server address is https://uchastings.blackboard.com . You must use your Hastings username and password here (username without @uchastings.edu).
Here is a guide on how to download a participant list from Blackboard and manage exporting a session to Blackboard.QuickStart Guide - This guide is recommended for all professors using TurningPoint. It will help you to become familiar with all of the basic functions of TurningPoint and its associated use with ResponseWare for both Mac and Windows. There have been a lot of additional features added in the latest version for which this guide will be most helpful in getting started.
WebEx Training Session Recording - Click this link to watch a very thorough demonstration of all the basic procedures involved in creating an interactive presentation complete with adding objects related to polling, collecting results acquired via ResponseWare, and much more. We recommend all Instructors using TurningPoint and ResponseWare, whether it is your first time or you have used earlier versions for a while; to please take some time to watch this. It answers many common questions. The video is approximately 45 minutes in length.
If any of these links are not working and for all other user guides, please visit: https://www.turningtechnologies.com/user-guides