TurningPoint: Canvas Setup, Download Software

Overview

This article cover tasks to get up and running with TurningPoint in Canvas and where to download the polling apps.

In this Article

Activate Turning in Canvas (IMPORTANT)

Register Instructor Account (IMPORTANT)

Sync Current Canvas Courses (IMPORTANT)

Remove Past Canvas Courses

Download Polling Apps


Step 1: Activate Turning in Canvas 

  1. Navigate to a course in which you will be using TurningPoint.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Open the Navigation tab.
  4. Drag Turning Account to the active course navigation list.
  5. Click Save.

 

Step 2: Register Instructor Account

Note: This is a one-time process that can be done within any Canvas course.
  1. From your course navigation, click Turning Account.
  2. All done.

Screensshot: Turning Account Canvas course nav

Step 3: Sync Current Courses

IMPORTANT: You will need to do this each semester.
  1. From your course navigation, click Turning Account.
  2. From the account dashboard, open the Canvas tab.
  3. Click the Add button for each course in which you will be using TurningPoint. Courses move to the Active courses tab.
  4. Done.

Screenshot: Canvas Sync courses

Remove Past Courses

  1. From your account dashboard, open the Active Courses tab.
  2. At the top right of a tile, click the options icon then Delete.
Note: Delete moves the course back to the Canvas tab.

Screenshot: Delete past courses

Step 4: Download Polling Apps

Form your dashboard, click the Download icon at the top right of the page.

Screenshot: Polling apps download icon

Details

Article ID: 67544
Created
Thu 4/30/20 3:22 PM
Modified
Fri 8/13/21 3:15 PM