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Turnitin Draft Coach - Writing tool for Students

Turnitin Draft Coach is a Microsoft Add-in for Word (online) that helps students improve their academic writing and research skills by providing instant feedback.


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How to access Draft Coach via MS Word online

  1. Log into your UW-Parkside Rangermail account.

  2. Click on the Apps icon and select Microsoft Word.
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  3. Open a previously existing document or double click to open a New blank document.

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  4. From within your Word online document, select Turnitin, located on the MS Word Ribbon and then click on Draft Coach.

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  5. Click on the Get Feedback Now button, located in the flyout panel to the right.

    Image of Turnitin Draft Coach MS Word add-in Get Feedback Button

    [Note: The first time that you access Draft Coach via MS Word online, you will be prompted to authenticate the add-in. You will only be required to do this one time.]

  6. Here you will see three options for checking your work - (A) Similarity Check, (B) Citations Check, and (C) Grammar Guide.

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Keywords:Turnitin draft coach word online microsoft 365 canvas   Doc ID:119483
Owner:Linda W.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2022-07-08 10:46 CSTUpdated:2022-08-02 12:55 CST
Sites:UW Parkside
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