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TurningPoint app allows you to use your web-enabled device to respond to questions in real time and self-paced modes. TurningPoint is proven to increase retention and engage learners while allowing instructors to collect data to ensure comprehension.

A variety of subscription options are available.


• Questions and response options are displayed on your device when polling is opened so that you can answer in real time or at your own pace during self-paced assessments.

• Screen displays group response, user response and indicates correct answer when polling is closed

• Multiple choice, multiple response, numeric response, true/false and short answer, open-ended question types available

• Ability to send messages to communicate questions or concerns

• Navigate through self-paced assessments in various ways: swiping, navigation carousel, question list view

• Ability to send messages to communicate questions or concerns

TurningPoint mobile is compatible with iOS 11 and above. Users participating in sessions with previous OS versions can participate using a web browser by visiting ttpoll.com.

 Free in iOS App Store


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Version History

Launched Jan 05, 2009 (over 10 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Apr 21
Version 3.13.0

We added the ability for the instructor to include text only slides--providing you with additional context.
Any bug fixes? Yes, we squashed a couple bugs to make things run smoothly:
• Updated code in the app to increase stability

Apr 05
Version 3.12.0

• Add ability to see how you performed in a TurningPoint web session
• Added push notifications for when a scheduled survey or assessment is created
• General performance updates
• Updated tutorial

Jan 31
Version 3.11.0

• Added support for Multiple Choice Multiple Response for scheduled surveys and assessments.
• Added ability to see upcoming scheduled surveys and assessments.
• Updated some areas of the UI to improve usability.
• Increased comment box character limit to 5000.

Dec 05
Version 3.10.1

• Bug Fixes

Nov 30
Version 3.10.0

• Added question numbers and ability to easily navigate questions taking a scheduled survey or assessment.

Nov 15
Version 3.9.0

• Added ability to leave in-app review
• Updated messaging throughout the app
• Fixed a bug causing the app to crash when user leaves the app during a session
• Dropped support for iOS 10--users on this version will no longer receive updates

Oct 10
Version 3.8.0

Our app just got better! New capabilities include:
• You can now take surveys and quizzes
• Labels to identify anonymous questions
• Refresh participant course lists with a simple swipe
• Minor bug fixes

Aug 09
Version 3.7.0

• Added ability for students to see the TurningPoint courses that they are enrolled in.
• Added ability for students to see progress immediately after their session. This feature is at the discretion of your instructor.
• User ID is now available again.

Jun 19
Version 3.6.2

• Bug fixes and stability improvements

Jun 16
Version 3.6.1

• Updated account layout and session details page for better user experience
• General maintenance to improve stability and performance
• Improved messaging when user is experience network connection issues
• New feedback portal allow users to provide feature requests and feature enhancements
• Added prompt for users taking a Self-Paced test asking if you want to submit your test after you answer the last question.

Nov 10
Version 3.5.0

General maintenance

Nov 04
Version 3.4.3

Fixed bug in self-paced polling mode and general maintenance.

Oct 31
Version 3.4.2

Fixed iPad issue with numeric questions

Oct 24
Version 3.4.1

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Oct 17
Version 3.4.0

New, yet familiar! Our new navigation is setup to help you get where you need to go easily. Access polling, messaging, and information more seamlessly than ever before.

Aug 10
Version 3.3.0

Connection issues happen and when they do, you will be able to quickly get back into the session with updated, directive messaging. This release also includes general maintenance to continue to better your experience.

Jul 14
Version 3.2.0

•Updated switch between the chart and question for a better user experience
•New button in the navigation drawer for clients to provide feedback
•New message to notify clients when polling opens
•New message to prompt users to submit their test after they finish answering the last question

Jun 22
Version 3.1.0

Sign In Screen
• Access to log in to a registered Turning Technologies account
• Access to respond as a guest

Account Information
• View account information from your registered Turning Technologies account
• View registered response devices
• View Learning Management Systems that are and are not connected
• Notification on Session ID page if a Learning Management System is not connected

Updated Branding

Navigation Drawer Updates

Mar 08
Version 2.7.0

Notification added to inform users of future changes and enhancements.
Launch icon was updated.

Oct 26
Version 2.6.2

Fixed an issue with users being unable to join a session after reopening the app when signed in.

Sep 26
Version 2.6.1

-Fix to support display of navigation drawer on iPad Pro
-Fix for crash when recovering comma based language for numeric questions

Jun 29
Version 2.6.0

Self-Paced Polling support for edited response storage
• Stores response if user navigates away from question without submitting response.
• Stores submitted response and revised response if un-submitted.
Updated icon for Send and Reset buttons

Mar 28
Version 2.5.1

*Fixed issue causing app to hang if a message with more than seven characters is sent.
*Addressed issue causing app to crash when selecting a different region.

Feb 24
Version 2.5.0

-Localized to support 12 languages:
English, Arabic, Chinese, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
-Fixed bug to ensure Server URL is updated when to match region selected.

Feb 05
Version 2.4.1

· Fixed bugs that displayed error message to users
· Fixed cookie handling to allow users to sign into app without error

Nov 17
Version 2.4.0

Added ability to keep users logged in between launches

Oct 15
Version 2.3.0

Improved stability of the connection with the ResponseWare server

Jul 23
Version 2.2.1


Bug fix: If app was not closed completely after use and remained open in background for 24 hour period, the app would not function for next use until being force closed and reopened.


Various bug fixes
Support Self-Paced Polling

Jul 19
Version 2.2.0

Various bug fixes
Support Self-Paced Polling
Support for HTML

Jan 07
Version 2.1.0

Various bug fixes
New menu for added session navigation

Oct 19
Version 2.0.2

Fixed an issue which caused the application to freeze
Addressed issues which might cause the application to close unexpectedly

Sep 29
Version 2.0.1

• Bug Fixes
• Support for iOS 8

Jul 21
Version 2.0

ResponseWare 2.0 offers significant enhancements to the mobile response application. ResponseWare 2.0 accounts are now tied to our new Turning Account system that offers one, central location to manage all response devices. One login will access both ResponseWare and Turning Accounts.

New Release Features:
• Enhanced user interface available through new apps
• Increased security properly safeguards student data
• Decreased bandwidth improves response transmissions
• Support for pictures and HTML in questions and answers with TurningPoint Cloud
• Backchannel chat capabilities for increased communications with TurningPoint Cloud

Dec 16
Version 1.3.0

Enhanced iOS 7 User Interface

Feb 13
Version 1.2.0

- Added support for custom ResponseWare URL
- Removed support for iOS 3
- Resolved connectivity issues

Dec 01
Version 1.1.2

Added language support for Danish, French, Italian, Portuguese-Brazil, Spanish and Swedish.

Oct 20
Version 1.1.1

- User interface enhancements to the Login Screen.
- Moment to Moment questions are now ranked on scale of 1 to 5 instead of -2 to 2.

Dec 28
Version 1.1.0

- Added support for proxy servers - Improves communication using ResponseWare when proxies are a part of a network.
- Added support for use of basic mode in ResponseWare communication - Allows the participants to only see a keypad for responding to questions and not display the question and choices. Ideal when the participants are in the same room as the presentation and uses less bandwidth.

Jul 08
Version 1.0.1

- Added display of Device ID to the home screen when signed into a ResponseWare account
- Adjustments for user’s network connectivity - the ability to rejoin a session automatically after connection interruption
- Added additional handling for user’s network related errors and timeouts

Jan 01
Version 1.0

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