iOS app icon for upcoming app named 'Discussions'.
Here's the app store description:
Designed by educators for educators, Discussions is the easy to use Classroom Discussion Management tool that helps College and University Instructors save time and improve student performance.
The Discussions app makes it faster and easier to manage, grade, and report on classroom discussions. It helps you improve student achievement through its unique data mining and reporting capabilities.
You’ll find all the features you’d expect in a professional classroom management tool. Create a new course, add students, then begin tracking and recording discussions. Now, everything you need to provide authentic feedback for discussions is at your fingertips!
Discussions is perfect alternative to the traditional paper-based recording. Features of the app include:
* Easily manage discussions – This tool was specially created for educators
* Improve student learning – Provide in-depth reporting to students through detailed, printable reports
* Save time – Grade discussions as they are taking place using a simple weighted tag-based system
* Stay organized – Keep all your discussions and evaluations in one convenient place
* Convenience - Sync across all your iOS devices using iCloud
As a educator, you know the value of intellectual discussion and debate. You want to do more of it, maybe even switch to Harkness style teaching. But how will you manage, grade, and provide authentic feedback? There just aren’t enough hours in the day.
With the Discussions app, the time-consuming, administrative headaches of classroom discussion management disappear. You can focus on teaching the way you want to teach.
Make the most of every school day. Download Discussions Today.