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Teaching Assist DB by Notes

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000015320D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Oct-11
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-20
Document File: 4 page(s) / 55K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

A program is disclosed that a teacher can control the screen displaying at students PC by residing this notes DB in a notes server. So any special setup at each client PC is not required only if notes environments are set up. Operation and function 1.A teacher selects an item from several subject. And it makes each student's PC shows the required screen. Refer Fig 1. At opening DB,initial pannel apears. Teacher pushes "PROF" button,gets profile control pannel and selects any item. Then student pushes "SATRT" button. It makes requested pannel apear by teacher.

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Teaching Assist DB by Notes

   A program is disclosed that a teacher can control the screen displaying at
students PC
by residing this notes DB in a notes server. So any special setup at each
client PC
is not required only if notes environments are set up.

Operation and function

1.A teacher selects an item from several subject. And it makes each student's
PC shows
the required screen. Refer Fig 1. At opening DB,initial pannel apears.
Teacher pushes "PROF" button,gets profile control pannel and selects any
item.

  Then student pushes "SATRT" button. It makes requested pannel apear by
teacher.

 For example,
A teacher lets students write their names and
sitting
positions ,do the exercise or write comments sheet

so that teacher can recognize who sits at which PC
position, and grasp how much students understand a

subject or how much students satisfy the course or

keep track of the class.

2.It also has ability of synchronizing screen image
and

FIG 1

  pointer. Refer FIG 2.
A foil image looked by a teacher is displayed at
student's PC simultaneously and according the
teacher
moves a cursor pointer,student PC follows it.

  Of course,students have a chance of escaping from
this
controlled environment by pushing a button and
after
then they can return to this controlled
environment

FIG 2

  by another button. Moreover teacher can survey student who is synchronized
or not
by pushing prepared button at any time teacher needs to know the class room

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concentration at important session phase.

Mechanism

At opening this DB,the initial navigator screen
appears and 2 buttons are available, one is for
student to start display, named by "START"
and other is for teacher to start control of
class room work, named by "PROFILE".

REFER FIG 3
1.A teacher pushes "PROFILE" button, then profile
control form appears.

This button is not fuctioned at student PC.

2.There are 2 categories on selecting subject,
first is to select item from any of following
subject in the profile form.
a) students information writing, b)comment sheet
writing and c) exercise doing from prepared
several
quizzes.

FIG 3

  Above a),b) and c) are predifined form but the quiz uses item copy method. A
teacher
creats question, answer and explanation in the quiz profile form. When
students
push "START" button, the quiz profile is copyed to...