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Contact Instructional Design:

Bryan Campus
Jean Anderson
Student Center
Room-238
jean.anderson@blinn.edu 979-209-7486


Brenham Campus
Arts & Sciences Bldg.
Linda Reed
Arts and Sciences Room -211
linda.reed@blinn.edu
979-830-4021

New CPS Version 5.0 for Windows (“Clickers”)

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eInstruction's Classroom Performance System 5.0 features a new user interface, and claims to improve the workflow for lesson creation, engagement, and reporting.

More Powerful

  • Enhanced workflow for lesson creation, engagement, and reporting
  • New Update Service provides automatic notification of new versions
  • New ability to create your own organizational folders
  • Support for using additional file types with lessons
  • 2D formatted charts
  • Percentages and frequencies placed directly on charts
  • New extended columns for CSV class import
  • Support for loaner pads and join “tuning” for higher education

Easier to Use New User Interface

  • Simplified use of multiple CPS lessons with ExamView and PowerPoint
  • Gradebook date is now automatically set to the current date
  • Easily fill “From,” “To,” and “Grading Period” information in the gradebook
  • Added cut, copy, and paste to lessons, questions, and students
  • Streamlined the organization of the question authoring template
  • Simplified use of the “Test Pad” feature
  • Improved student information editing

New Attendance Procedures

  •  Click on the “Engage” tab at the top
  • Then click on the “engage” button it is located an inch below the tab on the left – it has a green arrow
  • This opens a window titled “Verbal Question Setup”
  • Select the class you wish to take attendance on – no need to click any other settings
  • Select OK
  • A narrow window opens – in the middle is a button marked “Class” click on it
  • A drop down menu appears with two choices – click on the “Take Attendance” choice
  • Class roster will appear as normal select start.