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I know that the swipers available with GradesFirst have a lot of these features ...

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> On Apr 24, 2014, at 9:46 AM, "David Hayes" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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> Hi Everyone, 
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> We are considering purchasing card swipe readers to use in our walk-in
> tutoring centers and supplemental instruction sessions. Our concerns are
> mainly about portability and cost, but we are also unclear as to what kind
> of data we would be able to record. Please let me know if you can address
> any of the following questions:
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> .         Are wireless units available which can be programmed to send
> data to specific "centers" or "events" such as a web-based database like
> Tutortrac or Insight? 
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> .         Beyond capturing a students' ID, what other data can you record?
> We are especially concerned to know (e.g. in the case of a drop in center
> which tutors in multiple courses) what course they are coming for help
> with. In some cases we may not be able to use a computer to allow for
> additional information to be input by hand.
> 
> .         Does anyone have SI leaders using card swipe devices in
> classroom based SI sessions? Are the devices programmed to file data to a
> specific course in the database? Any problems with SI leaders forgetting
> to bring them/students not using them, etc?
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> Any other information you might be able to provide would be most welcome.
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> Thank you,
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> David
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> David B. Hayes
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> Director, Academic Enhancement Center
> 
> University College
> 
> University of Rhode Island
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> (401) 874-2953      [log in to unmask]
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