Tag Archives: Universities

Seven SharePoint Assessment Slideshares

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a presentation shared on Slideshare must be worth quite a few blog articles!  Here are seven Slideshare presentations that you may not have seen. All are relevant to the theme of … Continue reading

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Cheating on tests less likely if you use SharePoint?

Do you deliver online tests to employees (for compliance, certification or training purposes) or to students in college or university courses? If so, might your test-takers be less likely to cheat if you deliver tests or exams embedded in SharePoint … Continue reading

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SharePoint Best Bred for Education?

Thought leader interview with Ray Fleming of Microsoft Australia about SharePoint’s place and future in Education. Ray, what do you do at Microsoft? I’ve worked in education IT for 25 years, and for the last 5 years, I’ve been with … Continue reading

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Embed Quizzes in SharePoint to Engage your Learners: Thought Leader Interview with Peter Jochumzen

Peter, what do you do at Lund University? I am Director of E-communication and I work half-time as a Professor of Economics and half-time in e-learning projects. I am project leader for our learning platform at Lund University based on … Continue reading

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Why choose SharePoint for Education? Thought Leader Interview with Dave Coleman

Dave is a Microsoft MVP and has been working with SharePoint in education for nearly a decade. I talked to him about why people choose SharePoint as a learning platform in schools, colleges and universities.   Dave, what is your background … Continue reading

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Why Assessments and SharePoint go together

SharePoint use is rising in Learning, Training and Compliance. According to a report by Gartner, SharePoint is in broad deployment in about 50% of organizations, and according to one in-depth study, over 75% of universities and colleges use SharePoint. And with … Continue reading

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