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Winter resolutions

Unicheck is Going Wild: Hilarious New Year’s Resolutions

The New Year is coming and in spite of the fact that days are getting colder and dimmer, celebration will definitely be warm, hearty and hopefully not a snoozefest.

Beginning of the year is the best time to set up a goal for new achievements, or on the contrary, get rid of old annoying habits. Unicheck team has also been thinking about our New Year’s resolutions, but instead this is what we ended up with.

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educational technology

New Age of Education: What is Student’s Future Like?

What are the common tools students use in their studying process? Are these ballpoint pens smearing the ink all over the test sheet, dozen of books tearing a soft backpack with their weight or an endless amount of clips, tips and bookmarks?

Not anymore, as educational technology and online learning increase its popularity year by year. Many school districts see edtech as the way to improve education and help students to get to the point about their future occupations.  

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myers briggs learning styles

MBTI Types: Educating Various Types of Students

Knowing who we are is what gives us a sense of purpose. Career is one-way how this purpose is expressed and college is one way we prepare for a career. In order to succeed in college students have to be open to take in new information but their performance will also depend on their personal learning patterns.

According to Myers Briggs learning styles we all have inborn learning preferences. When students don’t understand the lesson teachers can help them to grasp the material in their own way using research-based framework that is suggested by MBTI test.

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plagiarism checker application

Edsby and Unicheck Commit to the Future of Original Writing

Unicheck has gained a new Edtech partner: well-known K-12 LMS platform Edsby. This new partnership opens new opportunities and offers tailor-made solutions for teachers and students, and takes edtech a step further towards the future.

The essence of the new LTI integration between Edsby and Unicheck could be truly described in three words, – “Collaboration, safety, and feedback”.

This integration will enrich teachers’ experience with wider opportunities for keeping students’ assignments original with pre-checks, draft submissions and resubmissions. As well, the teachers will be able to leave the comments for the students right in the reports facilitating the timely feedback on their work.

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unicheck moodle plugin

Unicheck Launched New Plugin for Moodle: What’s In?

The creators of Unicheck plagiarism detection software have announced their new plugin arrival that surpasses the previous version in terms of customization and functionality.

In this case, the new plugin will feature the commenting mode for the better collaboration between student and teacher, tooltips for the better system understanding, deeper scanning and individual tuning to the class workflow.

The old plugin featured under the former company’s name Unplag will still be available for the users who haven’t yet shifted to the new Unicheck plugin. The new plugin will be furtherly updated and enriched with new features that will help to keep it constantly improved.

Right now the new version is complete and ready to be downloaded and installed from the Moodle plugin directory.

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Edtech Opinions by Unicheck

The Changing Landscape of Education: Tools You Didn’t Know You Should Be Using

What does a typical day for a student look like? Breakfast, pack your books and notebooks, go to school, take notes in classes, maybe get scolded for bad handwriting, turn in a paper at the end of class, wash the chalk or marker off your hands, read a book or chat with friends during the break, perhaps talk to someone on the bus on the way home, or take a shortcut through the park, or be angry at parents because they’re late to pick you up; come home, do the homework, mess up a notebook with a leaking pen, watch some TV or read a book. Sounds about right?

No, most likely, not.

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Unicheck and Universities in Spain

Autumn Collaboration Splendor: Unicheck Allies 4 More Universities in Spain

This fall Unicheck has entered 4 new collaborations with Spanish universities. Connecting the new universities to the system means that teachers will be reviewing the assignments faster and deeper while more than 133.000 students will be able to check their writing for plagiarism issues staying confident about the quality of their writing.    

Unicheck already protects scholarly publications from plagiarism in 6 Spanish universities that joined in last year. This time last year, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid adopted the Moodle integration that helped them to reach all features of Unicheck straight from the system, streamlining and accelerating the work.Read More

Unicheck Black Friday Deal

Black Friday from Unicheck: Double Your Purchase

Black Friday deals are extraordinary.

Not just because they are crazy cheap, or because if not cautious you may end up buying things you will never ever use, wear, or look at again, except to throw them away.

Black Friday is special because it is a major force that does a great job uniting the world and bringing people together.

Unicheck is not so different in that respect.

This Black Friday, don’t forget to pop into your account because we are making you a proper offer. What to know what it is? Read on.Read More