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August 27, 2016

Webinar: Online Course Evaluation Simplified with EvaluationKIT

DESCRIPTION:
Now is the perfect time to consider streamlining your course evaluation process. Whether your institution has an existing online process for evaluations or is still collecting paper surveys, EvaluationKIT has the solution and expertise to help streamline your process and improve response rates. We’d like to showcase our solution for you by inviting you to join a free 30-minute webinar on Thursday, September 8th, from 12:00 – 12:30pm MDT.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
- Are your online evaluation response rates lower than you’d like?
- Is your current process cumbersome and time-consuming?
- Does your institution use an LMS such as Canvas, Blackboard, Moodle, or Brightspace?
- Still using bubble sheets?

If the answer to any of those questions is ‘yes’ then you won’t want to miss out on “Online Course Evaluation Simplified” where we will discuss how to get a great response rate, streamline your survey process, integrate seamlessly with your LMS and make the successful transition from paper to online evals.

So, whether you are actively looking for a course evaluation solution or just interested in staying current with the latest and greatest, sign-up for this free webinar to learn more about how EvaluationKIT helps institutions like yours simplify the process of collecting student feedback …with great results!

PRESENTER – PETER PRAVIKOFF, VP SALES AND MARKETING
Peter is a 20-year veteran of higher education technology. He has worked to help thousands of colleges and universities leverage technology to support their administrative, teaching, and learning objectives. As the head of sales and marketing for EvaluationKIT, Peter enjoys assisting institutions of all types and sizes to transform their cumbersome evaluation processes into streamlined operations, while increasing participation in surveys and automating the distribution of results.

WHEN AND WHERE?
When: September 8th, 2016
Time: 12:00-12:30 PM MDT
Location: Click HERE to register!

July 16, 2016

EvaluationKIT Key Sponsor of InstructureCon 2016

EvaluationKIT, Instructure’s selected course evaluation Alliance Partner, is a key sponsor of InstructureCon 2016. Come by our booth and find out why so many Canvas institutions have selected EvaluationKIT as their trusted course evaluation solution.

We have a special surprise in store that promises to help make sure you have a ‘free-wheeling’ good time at Keystone, so stop by our stand at the Partner Hall on Tuesday from 3-6pm for details!

Want to learn more? Check out our session: “Get S’more from Your Student Feedback Process with EvaluationKIT + Canvas” on Thursday at 10:55am, in the Castle Peak room.

If you cant make it to the conference, feel free to contact us to schedule your own tailored webinar. And, we look forward to seeing everyone next year at InstructureCon 2017!

Location: Keystone, Colorado
Conference Dates: July 19-21, 2016
Conference Website: InstructureCon 2016 Conference

July 10, 2016

EvaluationKIT: Sponsor and Exhibitor at BbWorld 2016

EvaluationKIT will be sponsoring and exhibiting this week at BbWorld 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

At BbWorld 2016, we will be showcasing for Blackboard Learn customers our turnkey and tightly-integrated course evaluation and survey solution. Stop by our booth to learn how EvaluationKIT has simplified the student feedback process for so many Blackboard institutions!

If you cant make it to the conference, feel free to contact us to schedule your own tailored webinar. And, we look forward to seeing everyone next year at BbWorld 2017!

BbWorld 2016 Conference Information:

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Conference Dates: July 12th-14th, 2016
Conference Website: BbWorld 2016 Conference

June 14, 2016

EvaluationKIT Sponsors MoodleMoot US 2016

EvaluationKIT, leading provider of online course evaluation solutions to higher education, will serve as a Silver Sponsor at the upcoming MoodleMoot US 2016 in Los Angeles, CA.

Come visit our booth at the MoodleMoot Conference and learn how simple and affordable it is to implement your entire course evaluation and survey process with EvaluationKIT.

With turnkey integrations for Moodle, EvaluationKIT makes it simple to set up your evaluations and drive response rates. We look forward to talking with you at the conference!

CONFERENCE DETAILS
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Conference Dates: June 21 – 23, 2016
Conference Website: MoodleMoot US 2016

May 24, 2016

EvaluationKIT Gold Sponsor: Association for Institutional Research 2016 Annual Conference

EvaluationKIT, leading provider of online course evaluation solutions to higher education, will serve as a Gold Sponsor again at this year’s AIR Forum in New Orleans, LA. Visit our booth at the AIR Conference and learn how simple and affordable it is to implement your entire course evaluation and survey process with EvaluationKIT.

With turnkey integrations for Canvas, Blackboard, Moodle and Brightspace by D2L, EvaluationKIT makes it simple to set up your evaluations and drive response rates. We look forward to talking with you at the conference!

Don’t miss our session – “Institutional Course Evaluations: Smooth Sailing Amidst a Sea of Changing Campus Technology” – where we’ll explore how EvaluationKIT makes it easy to adapt your course evaluation process to changes in campus policies and technology.

CONFERENCE DETAILS
Location: New Orleans, LA
Conference Dates: May 31 – June 2, 2016
Conference Website: Association for Institutional Research 2016 Annual Conference

CONFERENCE SESSION DETAILS
Session Title: “Institutional Course Evaluations: Smooth Sailing Amidst a Sea of Changing Campus Technology”
When: June 1st, 2016, 9:45 am – 10:30 am
Where: Strand 7 room
Presenters:

- Kimberly Brantley, Senior Research Analyst – Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
- Kathleen Morley, PhD, Director Institutional Research & Testing – Baylor University
- Meaghann Wheelis, Senior Research & Planning Associate, IR & Testing – Baylor University
- Peter Pravikoff, Vice President of Sales and Marketing – EvaluationKIT

May 20, 2016

EvaluationKIT Wins SIIA Education Technology CODiE Award for Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution

WASHINGTON, D.C. and DENVER, CO – (May 23, 2016) EvaluationKIT was named the Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution as part of the 2016 SIIA CODiE Awards. The CODiE Awards remain the only peer-recognized program in the content, education and software industries so each CODiE Award win serves as incredible market validation for a product’s innovation, vision and overall industry impact. EvaluationKIT was recognized for its solution which transforms the once slow and static paper-based student feedback process into an efficient, dynamic process packed with data that is critical for managing today’s institutions.

The award announcement was made by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, to an audience of over 400 education, software, information and business technology leaders. SIIA gave 29 awards for products and services deployed specifically for education and learning professionals.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by SIIA and the CODiE Awards as the Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution in 2016,” said Kevin Hoffman, CEO of EvaluationKIT. “Providing awesome software that helps institutions manage quality and continuous improvement is what we are all about, and hats off to our entire team for what each of them does to make us great.”

Today’s colleges and universities are more data-driven than ever as they strive to improve student experiences and learning outcomes. With hundreds of educational customers, EvaluationKIT answers this important need as a complete online course evaluation and survey system that allows institutions to create and distribute surveys across their entire campus, and automate the distribution of information-rich reporting to all stakeholders. EvaluationKIT includes turnkey integrations with all leading higher education learning management systems including Canvas, Blackboard, Brightspace and Moodle to make the processes seamless for institutions of all types and sizes.

“SIIA’s 2016 Education Technology CODiE Award winners were phenomenal this year, and showed how supportive and impactful these technologies are for students, faculty and administration,” said Karen Billings, vice president and managing director of the Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA. “Each honoree deserves accolades and we are pleased to add our congratulations to all of this year’s CODiE Award winners.”

An SIIA CODiE Award win is a prestigious honor as each award winner was reviewed by a field of industry experts, whose evaluations determined the finalists. SIIA members then reviewed the finalists and their votes were combined with the scores from the industry experts’ to select this year’s CODiE Awards winners. Details about the winning products can be found at http://www.siia.net/codie/2016-Winners.

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.

About ETIN
ETIN (the Education Technology Industry Network of SIIA) is the leading voice for 200+ companies that provide software applications, digital content, online learning services and related technologies across the PK-20 sector. ETIN drives growth and innovation within the industry by providing leadership, advocacy, business development opportunities, government relations and critical ed tech market information. For more information, visit siia.net/etin.

About EvaluationKIT
EvaluationKIT is a leading provider of enterprise online course evaluation and survey software to higher education and K-12 institutions. Easy to implement and straightforward to manage, EvaluationKIT includes a variety of features proven to drive response rates, and a robust suite of reporting functionality. An EvaluationKIT video overview is available on our website. Additionally, for more information or to request a free trial, visit us at www.evaluationkit.com.

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EvaluationKIT Contact: Kristi Emerson 303.885.9896, kristi.emerson@evaluationkit.com
SIIA Communications Contact: Allison Bostrom, 202.289.7442, abostrom@siia.net