TurningPoint (Clickers) and Canvas (Students)

TurningPoint is a Student Response System (SRS) that allows instructors to request information by presenting questions and for students to respond by using a “clicker” to send his or her information to be recorded. The clicker can be a Smartphone with app or a Turning Technologies hand-held response device, and the response device and/or software license can be purchased at the university bookstore or online through Amazon or other retailers.

TurningPoint Registration resources available include:

  1. TurningPoint Registration - To begin you must create a TurningPoint account in order to register your license. Once your license has been registered your TurningPoing account will be linked to all of your Canvas courses for the current semester. You can also review the TurningPoint Registration Video.

Using a hand-held response device to particiate in a Clicker/SRS classroom activity using:

  1. QT2 (Audience Response Device)
  2. RF or LCD (Audience Response Device)
  3. TurningPoint App for iOS - download and install TurningPoint from the App Store before using this documentation
  4. TurningPoint App for Android - download and install TurningPoint from Google Play before before using this documentation

To request technical support, submit a Technology Service Desk email to start a ticket.

External Links:
  1. Technology Service Desk: servicedesk@twu.edu


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