Efficacy and research

Aplia Gets Beth McCall’s Students Get Off to the “Write” Start

Are you seeking a learning solution that helps build fundamental writing and grammar skills and also works to improve student retention rates among your developmental writing students? Discover how Aplia helped Beth McCall of Gaston College (Dallas, NC) offer her students much-needed practice and reinforcement of key concepts, provide instant and constructive feedback, and increase retention in her courses.
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Aplia Provides Essential Practice and Feedback for Dr Kina Lara’s Integrated Reading and Writing Students

If you teach—or will soon be teaching—Integrated Reading and Writing, you may be looking for a learning solution that covers both reading and writing in a smoothly integrated manner, while also offering ample opportunity for skill-building and practice. Discover how Kina Lara of San Jacinto College (Houston, TX) used Aplia to reinforce key concepts and provide students with the practice they need to build fundamental reading, writing, and grammar skills.
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Tanya Stanley’s Integrated Reading & Writing Students Derive Big Benefits from Aplia

Discover how Tanya Stanley of San Jacinto College (Greater Houston area, TX) used Aplia in her Integrated Reading and Writing course to raise the level of active student involvement, motivate deliberate practice, and ultimately see an improvement in students’ grades, confidence, and satisfaction in the class. As you read, you’ll see how Aplia works to increase student engagement, offers instant and constructive feedback, and provides the practice that your students need to build fundamental reading and writing skills.
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Professor Dawn White Sees Increased Student Engagement and Improved Outcomes with Aplia

If you teach Developmental English, you recognize the challenges of covering all relevant material in the course of one term, while also keeping students engaged and motivated in the class. Discover how Dawn White of Davidson County Community College (North Carolina) used Aplia to address important concepts, help her students master critical thinking and composition skills, increase student engagement, and improve learning outcomes. Read More…


Aplia Enables Sandra McClammy’s Nontraditional Students to Get Comfortable with Online Learning

Technology resources provide solid opportunities for self-paced learning—yet your students may feel daunted by the prospect of using these tools if they have not yet engaged in online learning. Aplia for Developmental English reinforces key concepts and provides students with the practice they need to build fundamental reading, writing, and grammar skills—within an environment that students find both intuitive and engaging. In the following Success Story, you’ll see Sandra McClammy of Cape Fear Community College (Wilmington, NC) used Aplia to acclimate her Developmental English students to online learning, how it helped to make learning more enjoyable and productive, and how it contributed to an improvement in her students’ comprehension and grades. Read More…


Aplia Encourages Wallace Butler’s Environmental Science Students to Read and Learn

Are you looking for an online learning solution that demonstrates the relevance of the concepts you cover in your Environmental Studies course, motivates students to complete the required reading, and lessens any fear or apprehension they may have towards science and math? Discover how Wallace Butler of County College of Morris (Randolph, NJ) used Aplia to provide active-learning opportunities that spark students’ interest, promote deeper understanding and application of course concepts—and ultimately improve test scores as well. Read More…


Aplia Helps Dr. Kathryn Lowrey’s Students Interact and Connect with Biology Concepts

When teaching Biology, your students benefit from resources that clarify some of the more complicated biological processes. Ideally, those resources will also provide them with extra help and practice for learning and retaining your course material, and also help to increase motivation among your students. Discover how Dr. Kathryn Lowrey of Jefferson Community and Technical College (Louisville, Kentucky) used Aplia to engage students, promote critical thinking and comprehension, and help students visualize and understand complex processes, systems, and concepts. Read More…


Enhanced WebAssign’s Interactivity Sparks Engagement for Instructor Maureen DuPont’s Students

Hoping to increase engagement in your Mathematics class, as well as build students’ motivation to practice and review the math skills that are foundational to the understanding of your course materials? Discover how Maureen DuPont of California State University of San Marcos used Enhanced WebAssign to provide students with immediate feedback on their work, increase their engagement with the topics they’re studying, and ultimately see a positive impact on her students’ homework grades. Read More…


Using Enhanced WebAssign, Jamie Isaac’s Students Can Practice Skills at Their Own Pace

To succeed in developmental mathematics courses, students benefit from engaging resources that offer ample opportunities to develop their skills, as well as encouragement that motivates them to persist in learning. If this rings true for you and your students, your course may benefit from an online learning solution that motivates student engagement with course material and offers problem-specific guidance where and when each individual student needs it most. Discover how Jamie Isaac of El Paso Community College used Enhanced WebAssign to reinforce the necessary concepts and techniques she covers in her developmental mathematics courses, give step-by-step help as students work through the problems, provide immediate feedback on their answers, and increase levels of active involvement with homework assignments. The result? Improved grades and overall student satisfaction with the course. Read More…


With Enhanced WebAssign, Paul Morgan’s Students Are Better Prepared for Algebra Classes

It can be challenging to offer your College Algebra students all the motivation and individualized attention you’d like to give. But: you can provide skill-building practice, interactive tutorial support, and immediate feedback that encourages additional study—with the help of the online homework solution Enhanced Web Assign. Discover how Paul Morgan of College of Southern Idaho used Enhanced WebAssign to foster concept mastery, increase student engagement with the class and the material he covers, and promote students’ involvement in their own learning. Read More…