Wednesday, March 17, 2010
NCTIES 2010 - eInstruction's New CPS Software Upgrade
Here is a list of the new features in this version of CPS:
•vClicker™ Mobile Edition integration
•eI Community integration
•Cornerstone Education Suite integration
•CPS™ Pulse compatibility
•Centralized receiver settings to Device Manager
•Allow use of multiple USB receivers
•Teachers will now be able to see numeric and verbal responses on the Mobi KWIK screen.
•New additions to the Engage Bar for verbal questions, enhanced button placement for ease of use.
•Change some reports to allow new selectable sort fields, and single report per page output.
•New question types available in regrade screen
•Added new question type Multiple Choice question/answer option up to letter J (MC9 and MC10).
•Added new question type Multiple Choice Multiple Correct (MC2 – MC10)
•Now allows for the creation of a Short Answer type that can be engaged in all teaching modes, allowing up to 20 characters
•Added Short Answer question types that are now visible to teachers in all scoring and gradebook views.
•Added Answer Series question type that allows the ordering or sequencing of 2 - 10 answers from the CPS question author tool (AS2 – AS10).
•Engage Answer Series question types in Standard Mode, Teacher Led Mode, Student Paced Mode, and Student Practice Mode
•Add ability to view data for new questions types in reports
•Add new question types to import/export for lessons or database, as well as in all reports.
•Addition ExamView option for using Multiple Response questions
•Added an option for the Teacher to choose to automatically Power-off RF Response Pads (Clickers) joined to that Channel upon program exit to and within range.
•Added Homework mode support for Pulse clickers
•New "Essay" question type supports text entries of up to 140 characters when using a Pulse receiver and Pulse clickers
•Compatible with both Windows 7 and 64 bit processors