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At IU, what options exist for student response devices?

To take advantage of new technologies, including integration with Oncourse, Canvas, and mobile devices, Indiana University has partnered with Turning Technologies, LLC.

Note: Although IU instructors may use whatever products they choose in their classes, only Turning Technologies products are formally integrated with Oncourse and Canvas.

All Turning Technologies products can work in the same classroom. Instructors may allow all of them or may require (or disallow) a specific option. There are no registration fees. Students in different classes may share devices. Students with several classes requiring a Turning Technologies response device may be able to use the same device (refer to the table below).

Note: The ResponseCard NXT is being replaced by the QT Device. NXT devices will continue to work, but any new orders for the NXT will be filled by the QT.

Product Price Compatibility Model number/ISBN
ResponseCard RF LCD

Photo of ResponseCard RF LCD

Features and specifications
Campus bookstore:
$40.55

Online store:*
$32 (plus shipping and state sales tax)
You cannot use the RF LCD model in classes requiring the QT model.
Model:
RCRF-03

ISBN:
978-1-934931-40-0
Campus bookstore:
$50.65

Online store:*
$40 (plus shipping and state sales tax)
You can use the QT in any class requiring a Turning Technologies device. This model replaces the ResponseCard NXT.
Model: RCQR-01

ISBN:
978-1-934931-51-6
ResponseWare
(browser-based or mobile app)

Photo of ResponseWare Web App on a mobile device

Features and specifications
Campus bookstore:
$21.35 (1-year license)
$42.65 (4-year license)

Note: If ResponseWare is allowed but not required for a class, the bookstore may not have licenses in stock.

Online store:*
$15 (1-year license)
$32 (4-year license)
On an Android or iOS device, download the mobile app. On a laptop, access the browser-based version.

You can use ResponseWare in any class requiring a Turning Technologies device if the instructor permits use of laptops or mobile devices.
Model:
RWW-12 (1-year)
RWW-48 (4-year)

ISBN:
978-1-934931-37-0 (1-year)
978-1-934931-38-7 (4-year)

*In order to receive the online price, IU students should use the campus codes listed in Buying and registering a Turning Technologies device or license. IU departments, faculty, or staff who want to make a purchase should contact their local purchasing office.

If you are an instructor and would like more information about using student response systems in your classes, contact your campus teaching and learning center.

This is document ayps in the Knowledge Base.
Last modified on 2015-03-05.

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