Indianapolis, Ind.–Aug. 29, 2006–ANGEL Learning, recognized innovator of enterprise e-learning software and services, and Turnitin, the recognized standard in online plagiarism prevention, today announced the availability of the ANGEL – Turnitin integration. The seamless integration of simply powerful ANGEL LMS 7 with Turnitin’s anti-plagiarism software enables ANGEL users to access Turnitin without leaving the ANGEL environment.
“The new ANGEL – Turnitin integration makes life so much easier for our faculty and students,” said Julie Kiernan, ANGEL administrator, Soka University of America. “They no longer have to log onto an external site and maintain and remember usernames and passwords. Now when faculty want to use Turnitin to check for plagiarism, they can do it right from within ANGEL. In one click of a mouse, our faculty can insert a Turnitin dropbox into a course. As we train faculty on this new integration they are really amazed at how much simpler using Turnitin is now. Thank you ANGEL Learning for once again not only providing a great service but going above and beyond the call of duty to make sure the service is top notch.”
ANGEL’s open design enables easy integration with complementing technologies allowing ANGEL users to transparently access a wide variety of features and functions that supplement their teaching and learning initiatives. The ANGEL–Turnitin partnership provides ANGEL users seamless access to Turnitin’s proprietary plagiarism prevention system that instantly identifies papers containing unoriginal material, acts as a powerful deterrent to stop student plagiarism before it starts, and ultimately helps develop quality writing and research skills.
“We are always looking for ways to improve the Turnitin customer experience, and partnering with ANGEL certainly does that,” said Young Lee, executive vice president of business development at iParadigms. “iParadigms and ANGEL share a commitment to making digital assessment of student work as easy to use and as efficient as possible. This partnership allows for the integration of ANGEL and Turnitin services. Now, whether educators use our learning tools to teach better citation methods, or to grade papers electronically, the integration with ANGEL will make the use of our services seamless.”
About ANGEL Learning
ANGEL Learning, Inc. develops and markets enterprise e-learning software. Our flagship products are the ANGEL Learning Management Suite and the ANGEL ePortfolio system. Our products have been honed by use–with millions of students and instructors served from K to corporate. We enjoy a reputation for creating products with exceptional ease of use, excellent vision into learner progress and for keeping our commitments. ANGEL LMS received the 2006 Software & Information Industry Association CODiE award for Best Postsecondary Course Management Solution. Having emerged from the academy ourselves, our core values reflect those of our customers well. ANGEL world headquarters is in Indianapolis, Indiana. To learn more about the ANGEL difference, visit us at www.angellearning.com
iParadigms, LLC is the creator of Turnitin, Internet-based digital assessment services used by over 7.5 million students and educators in over 85 countries around the world. Turnitin helps students make the most out of their education by aiding in the acquisition of reading, writing and research skills. Turnitin adds value to honest student work and aids faculty in teaching good research skills by identifying instances where plagiarism may have occurred. Turnitin also saves faculty significant amounts of time in and out of the classroom by using the power of the Internet to create collaborative learning projects. Turnitin is becoming the next-generation spell-checker, and the worldwide standard for vetting student papers for originality and for overall digital assessment of student work. For more information, please visit: www.Turnitin.com