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Help Improve Student Writing While Saving Time in Google Docs

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Overview

Over 80 million students worldwide use G-Suite for Education. Those students are frequently required to complete writing assignments, which can also be a time-consuming and tedious task for teachers. Unfortunately, only a quarter of students in grades 8 and 12 are proficient in writing. In this session, Jason Carrol will focus on showing how you can easily track progress over time and provide feedback to students using Google Docs in combination with WriQ®, a Google extension from Texthelp. He will explain how WriQ automatically measures elements such as sentence length, age appropriate vocabulary, time on task, and more. Jason will also discuss how it provides teachers with a benchmark to assess the quality of writing by genre-specific criteria, such as plot and analysis.

This webinar has been brought to you by Texthelp, the makers of WriQ. Install it for free at www.text.help/SimpleK12WriQ.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Cross-curricular
Last aired on: Saturday, May 4, 2019 @ 11:00 AM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Learning Loss Recovery , Organizational & Time-saving Tools, Reading & Writing, Sponsored
Tags: add-on, feedback, Google, Google Docs, literacy, sponsor, TextHelp, track progress, WriQ, writing

Reviews (29)

 
Thank you
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Great presentation thank you!
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Excellent info! I'm going to check my google extensions right now to access it.
 
This is very interesting and I can't wait to try it out! I did wonder, is this, or will this become available in any other languages?
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Thank you!
 
Great information!
 
Nice work
 
This sounds like a great tool for teachers and students to gather feedback on their assignments. Students tend to be impressed with technology savvy teacher's antics.
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I am looking forward to trying WriQ in my classroom.
 
This program is awesome; our students need all the technology they can get.
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