• Mark Laumakis Talks about Using LearningCurve to Help Students Learn

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    Becky Anderson
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  • What Inspires You - Instructors

    Last week we invited 14 instructors to our New York offices so we can learn more about how they are using our digital offerings in their classes, and so we can get feedback on some new things that we are thinking abou...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Summertime at Macmillan is not beach time...

    Although it may be summer and a slower time for many colleges and universities, for our technology team, it is the busy season. I have posted about most of these elsewhere, but here’s what you can expect for cha...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Wrapping up the Spring Semester: Resources and Webinars on Copying Your LaunchPad or Writer's Help Course!

    We wanted to share some resources showing how easy it is to copy your integrated LMS and LaunchPad or Writer's Help course. This makes it simple when teaching multiple sections or the same class next term.   We ...
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  • Differentiated Instruction

    One of my colleagues sent out this today today (Differentiated Instruction in the College Classroom | Higher Ed Beta ) with the idea that this is a way that technology can help in the classroom--with students working ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • To Use the Units, or Not to Use the Units: That is the Question

    When we first released LaunchPad, one thing we would always talk about are the 'curated units'. For Macmillan, this means that within each chapter of the book (and ebook), we select or create high quality resources th...
    Becky Anderson
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  • LearningCurve Fall 2016 UPDATE!

    In the past 8 years we've had literally millions of students use LearningCurve. It is consistently one of their favorite parts of LaunchPad, and our most frequently assigned 'asset'. We are thrilled to announce that f...
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  • Your Students Will Thank You

    This week I was talking to Brenda Leady, a lovely professor of biology at the University of Toledo. She mentioned that when she first started using LaunchPad, she didn't use LearningCurve. She found the fact that she,...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Requiring LaunchPad: How do I communicate with my students for the best results?

    I'm a Macmillan Learning rep and I really enjoy empowering professors and students with our digital tools. Throughout the LaunchPad implementation process at any institution, I listen to what my professors need, pluck...
    Mary Dwyer
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  • Temporary Student Access:  A Fast Track to Buy-In

    Many students will balk at the suggestion of using an online learning system like LaunchPad, even if it has great study tools that will help them to pass their courses. Though LaunchPad is proven to help students in p...
    Bailey James
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  • LearningCurve Curveballs

    If you or a student sees any kind of crazy question in LearningCurve, you can now let us know within the product. Once an answer has been submitted, you get the pop-up saying if your answer it right or wrong, with som...
    Becky Anderson
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  • 'Flipping' the class?

    A question we seem to get more and more these days is how can LaunchPad help me flip my class? One tool people have used to help flip is to assign LearningCurve before class. But we have a new tool to share. The Video...
    Scott Guile
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