System Requirements and Integrations

System Requirements

 

Internet Connection

10 mbps for schools. 1.5 mbps for home. To check if your connection is sufficient, use a speed test site such as https://fast.com/ (mobile-friendly).

 

Network Filters/Firewalls

Access to the following hostnames: *.teachtci.com, *.s3.amazonaws.com, *.speechstream.net, accounts.google.com

 

Supported Browsers

  • Chrome 61+ (recommended)
  • Safari 9+
  • Firefox 52+
  • Edge 14+
  • IE 11+

Workstation Requirements (minimum)

  • Operating System: Windows XP/7 or higher, Mac OS X v 10.9
  • Processor: Dual-core 1.33GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768
  • Peripherals: Sound card and speakers

Supported Mobile Devices

  • Apple iPad or iPhone with iOS 9.3 or later
  • Android Tablets and Phones with 5 or later (Lollipop, Marshmallow, Nougat)
  • Google Chromebook
  • Kindle Fire
  • Microsoft Surface Tablets with Windows 8+

Technology Integrations

TCI supports a variety of technology integrations, including the protocols listed below. If you have questions about an integration not listed, contact us at info@teachtci.com.

Any of the technologies below are available for use with district-created portals or Learning Management Systems (LMS). The specific requirements of each system may vary, but the following protocols are supported.

 

Single Sign-On

  • Clever SSO – Users can sign in with their Clever login.
  • Learning Interoperability Tools (LTI) – Users can sign in with the same login from any Learning Management System that supports LTI v1.0+
  • Authentication Tokens – Users can sign in through an HTML form link that uses TCI’s generated tokens for authentication.
  • Google Sign-In – Users can sign in with their Google account.
  • Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) – Users can sign in with the same login from any identity provider that supports SAML v2.0.

Student Rostering

  • Clever Secure Sync – Automatically provision and roster accounts using the Clever API.
  • OneRoster API – Automatically provision and roster accounts using the OneRoster API.
  • Automated CSV Upload – Automatically provision and roster accounts using CSVs delivered into an SFTP site.
  • Manual CSV Upload – Manually provision and roster accounts by uploading TCI’s CSV templates through TCI’s Subscription Manager.

Content Delivery

  • Thin Common Cartridge (TCC) – Import TCI’s curriculum into a content library to search for resources and customize courses. Note: Actual content must be accessed through a TCI subscription.
  • Questions and Test Interoperability (QTI) – Import TCI’s flexible and rigorous question bank into your assessment tool.
  • Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) – Sync grades to your LTI-enabled gradebooks with grade passback.
  • Google Classroom – Teachers can post to their Google Classroom stream. – Coming Soon
  • Google Drive – Teachers can save files to their Google Drive. – Coming Soon