• They say. . . LearningCurve is helpful in composition

    I often pair LearningCurve topics—one rhetorical and one grammatical topic--per major assignment. While my students were working on a literacy narrative this semester, for example, they were also working on topi...
    Michelle Clark
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  • Faculty Consultant for Psychology, Hannah Peach, UNC Charlotte

    Name: Hannah Peach   Department: Psychological Science School: UNC Charlotte Product: Launchpad How do you use LaunchPad for Myers & DeWall's Psychology in Modules? We assign ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Just Starting with LaunchPad? Try LearningCurve

    If you're just starting out with LaunchPad and you are overwhelmed with the number and variety of resources in the product, just start with LearningCurve. Assign one LearningCurve before each class period so...
    Becky Anderson
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  • LearningCurve Works

    We know that about 79% of all LaunchPad submissions are LearningCurve. We also know that LearningCurve has a 90% satisfaction rating with students. And I just got this tremendous quotation from a professor today: ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Does your LaunchPad have an Orientation Quiz?

    It is disheartening to know how many students don't realize that their LaunchPad includes the ebook--and we wanted to help fix that. So with the newer LaunchPads, we added an Orientation Quiz to help students better u...
    Becky Anderson
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  • How can you customize LaunchPad?

    One of the greatest benefits of using LaunchPad is how easy it is to customize to create the perfect course for you. But not everyone knows that you can do all these things, so here’s just a short refresher on h...
    Becky Anderson
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  • “Test” Is Not A Curse Word

    As a recent graduate, I remember all too well the shivers we would get as students when professors muttered the word “test” or “quiz”. If you wanted to hear a symphony of groans, add in the wor...
    Alyssa Del-Valle
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  • Find out how Solina Lindahl uses LaunchPad and LearningCurve to engage students in her Principles of Economics classes at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.

    Becky Anderson
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  • Learn how Eric Nelson at Missouri State University used LaunchPad and LearningCurve to change his world history class

    Becky Anderson
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  • Case Study Reporting on the Redesign of a F2F Lecture Course by Lisa Brown and Don Ehlers

    This study reported on the successful redesign of a large, university level lecture course in Introductory Psychology from a traditional face to face (F2F) course into an active learning environment. The lead instruct...
    Becky Anderson
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  • LaunchPad:  Benefits to Instructor (Part 3 of 3-part series)

    In Part 1 of the series “LaunchPad”, I focused on how to use LaunchPad in your classes and what tools are helpful to use.  Part 2 of the “LaunchPad” series went on to discuss the most impo...
    Deanna Roskop
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  • LaunchPad:  Benefits to Students (Part 2 of 3-part series)

    In Part 1 of the series “LaunchPad”, I focused on how to use LaunchPad in your classes and what tools are helpful to use.   The important aspect, besides how and what to use in LaunchPad, is the bene...
    Deanna Roskop
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  • LaunchPad Guidance:  How & What to Use (1st in 3-part series)

    “Professor, may we take more quizzes than what’s assigned?  Will you go ahead and assign more LearningCurves?  I’d like to do some ahead of schedule.”  Do these questions from st...
    Deanna Roskop
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  • LearningCurve Adaptive Assessment in LaunchPad

    How would you like to give your students a form of assessment that only an online system, like LaunchPad, can offer? LearningCurve, one of the most exceptional features of LaunchPad, can do just that. By way of a brie...
    Jacob Glazier
    created by Jacob Glazier
  • Building Quizzes in LaunchPad

    How do I want to assess my students' competencies and monitor their progress in my course? Such a question can lead an educator to consider the means by which they gather data or measure the retention of concepts and ...
    Jacob Glazier
    created by Jacob Glazier
  • Gradebook in LaunchPad: Statistics and Student Data

    Why not include all of your grading and student evaluation in the same place? That's what the "Gradebook" in LaunchPad is specifically designed to do. In this blog post, I will walk you through some of the key fe...
    Jacob Glazier
    created by Jacob Glazier
  • Have you seen the new LearningCurve?

    On Friday, August 5th we released a new version of LearningCurve. It has a new look, designed to make it easier for students to use and some new functionality, so you can cut out topics that aren't relevant ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Using LearningCurve's New "Edit Topics" Feature

    Among the updates we recently made to the LearningCurve quizzing engine (which you can read about here), one we think you'll find especially useful is the added ability to remove LearningCurve quiz ...
    Alex Kaufman
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  • Solina Lindahl, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo Economics Professor, on Using Technology in the Class

    Solina talks briefly about how she uses both LaunchPad and FlipIt for her economics classes to address the changing needs of today's students. 
    Becky Anderson
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  • Erica Duran on LaunchPad Solo for Readers and Writers

    Listen to Erica Duran, an English instructor, talk about how she uses LaunchPad Solo for Readers and Writers in her class.
    Becky Anderson
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