Log in to follow, share, and participate in this socialgroup. Not a member? Join Now! 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... 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 ... 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... 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: ... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... 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... “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... 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... 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 ... 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... 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 ... 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 ... Solina talks briefly about how she uses both LaunchPad and FlipIt for her economics classes to address the changing needs of today's students. Listen to Erica Duran, an English instructor, talk about how she uses LaunchPad Solo for Readers and Writers in her class.