UH started using TurningPoint Desktop, the latest software version available from Turning Technologies, June 2018. All instructor must have a TurningPoint account. All students are required to have a TurningPoint account to receive polling grades.
TurningPoint Desktop combines seamless polling with PowerPoint (PowerPoint Polling), over top of any application (Anywhere Polling), and self-paced tests, evaluations and surveys (Self-Paced Polling). It conducts real-time assessments to track progress (Results Manager) and instantly view results and collect valuable data all from one easy-to-use application.
TurningPoint Desktop Overview Video
Getting Started: If you are thinking of incorporating the TurningPoint technology in your classroom, you can contact the FDIS office at firstname.lastname@example.org for the TurningPoint training and receive a free teacher kit.
Software Installation: If you need the TurningPoint Desktop software installed in the classroom podium computer, you can contact the classroom IT support staff or send your request to email@example.com or call 713-743-1155.