RiPPLE

An active, social and personalised learning platform

 

Transform your course into an active, social and personalised experience

RiPPLE is a UQ developed, scientifically validated study and active learning tool. It leverages the science of learning, crowdsourcing and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help you partner with your students to deliver an active, social & personalised learning experience without large time investment.

RiPPLE engages your students in the creation, evaluation, and personalised practice of a large bank of study resource. It also includes a classroom response system, assessment features, gamification, peer learning tools and learning analytics. 

RiPPLE is easily implemented through UQ. Learn (Blackboard).

To get started book an appointment with our friendly team or email ripple@uq.edu.au.

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Why use RiPPLE?

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Develop students’ critical thinking, creativity, collaboration and communication

RiPPLE engages students in a variety of learning activities such as creating and evaluating learning resources which help them develop critical thinking, creativity, collaboration and communication.

 

 

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Enhance your students’ learning by providing personalised study pathways

Not all students learn at the same pace or have the same learning needs. As such, RiPPLE uses AI algorithms and an adaptive engine to provide students with personalised learning pathways to suit each students' unique needs.

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Actively engage students in live and recorded lectures

One of the most effective ways to engage and improve teaching is to provide students with active learning activities during instruction. RiPPLE helps you do this with a classroom response system that also allows absent students to participate during lecture recordings.

 

 

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Enable students to connect with their peers

University students often report struggling to find study partners for a variety of reasons such as difficulty finding peers with similar availability and preferences. RiPPLE makes it easy for your students to find study partners that suit their availability and learning needs.

Built on peer-reviewed research and featured as an exemplar educational tool by EDUCAUSE.

The basics

Students create study resources such as MCQs

 

Students check resources are effective 

 

Students receive personalised study sessions using these resources 

 

“I appreciated RiPPLE a lot. It helped with solidifying my knowledge in this course. RiPPLE should be used in the future.” – UQ Pharmacy student

Additional features

Classroom response system

To help you engage (and improve learning) of live and even recorded lectures.

AI spot-checking

To help your teaching team to find potentially ineffective resources to review.

Learning analytics

To help you optimise your teaching and help your students better understand their learning.

 

 

 

 

Assessments

To help you better integrate RiPPLE in your course, the platform includes in-built assessments.

Study partners

To help your students find effective study partners, so you can reduce social isolation and improve satisfaction and learning.

Gamification

To help make learning fun and rewarding – gamification elements include a leader board, mastery points, badges and weekly awards.