K-12 Product Suite Combines Award-Winning Student Response Technology with Research-Based Tests, Data Analysis Tools, and Professional Development

Youngstown, OH— Turning Technologies LLC, a leader in the student response industry, has announced its K-12 Progress Monitoring Bundle. This new suite of products is designed as a comprehensive assessment solution for K-12 teachers and administrators looking to effectively progress monitor, differentiate instruction, and increase student achievement.
“Our new Progress Monitoring Bundle reflects the commitment within our organization to provide our customers with far more than just another engagement tool – but strong, effective learner assessment solutions, and ultimately improvements in outcomes,” stated Mike Broderick, Turning Technologies’ CEO. “Classroom educators as well as school and district administrators need practical and easy-to-implement tools in order to achieve the significant student achievement goals and meet the improvement requirements expected of them. Our Progress Monitoring Bundle is a powerful solution that can have a dramatic and positive impact on the success of every student, classroom, and educator.”
The new Progress Monitoring Bundle is designed to help educators prepare students for high stakes tests and predict AYP performance. The product suite includes the following:
• Research Based Tests: Six pre-packaged assessments in core subject areas to monitor rates of improvement including five formative assessments and one summative assessment. Assessments will align to state standards and include researched and validity assured items.
• TurningPoint® 32-Seat RF LCD Student Response System: A classroom student response system that engages students and makes the assessment process simple to administer. Tests are paperless and instantly graded. System includes:
o TurningPoint and TurningPoint AnyWhere™ polling software
o 32 ResponseCard RF LCD clickers
o 1 USB-based RF receiver
o Subscription to QuestionPoint – state-aligned question bank
o Customized carrying case
o Technical support
• One-Year Subscription to Performance Matters – Progress Monitoring Module: An intuitive real time web-based reporting system for teachers and administrators. The Progress Monitoring Module is a comprehensive data-analysis tool to examine leading indicators that classroom teachers have collected using Turning’s student response systems or paper bubble sheets. Reports can be filtered by key sub-groups crucial to AYP. The Progress Monitoring Module can be expanded to include entire district-wide reporting of lagging data such as state test scores for analyzing longitudinal state test results.
• Professional Development: Progress Monitoring users will receive comprehensive 24/7 online professional development to ensure successful progress monitoring implementation. The professional development includes videos, presentations, best practices and integration strategies for progress monitoring, assessment writing, and data analysis.
Current Turning Technologies’ customers can upgrade their existing student response systems to include the web-based Progress Monitoring Module. For additional information visit: www.TurningTechnologies.com/ProgressMonitoring/ or call 1-866-746-3015.
About Turning Technologies, LLC:
Turning Technologies, LLC develops interactive assessment solutions designed specifically to increase student learning outcomes. Proven research-based technologies and consulting services enable teachers and administrators to gather vital data needed to progress monitor, differentiate instruction, and increase student achievement. The company’s results-oriented approach centers around quality content, intuitive student response technology, comprehensive data analysis tools, and customizable professional development programs.

Dedicated to providing technology and supporting K-12 educators’ student achievement goals, Turning Technologies strives to provide actionable assessment tools for classroom use. To learn how Turning can assist your student improvement goals, visit www.TurningTechnologies.com or call 1-866-746-3015.

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