or as I heard it described at 1L Orientation:
Both are online course management systems that can be used for electronic copies of syllabi, ppt slides and class materials so that paper is not wasted. Both would allow for interactive classes being held outside of class time (in case of school closure).
|NA||Safe assign plagiarism software|
|NA||Sync with Facebook & iPhone|
|Online chat||class chat(that doesn’t seem to work here)|
|sign up sheets||appointment scheduler|
|easy course creation wizard||use control panel, not as user friendly|
Only one professor here is using Lexis’ Blackboard and claimed that it took 30 hours to set up. All others are using TWEN and are not finding it too challenging.