Cengage Learning Case StudiesCengage Learning case studies reveal how real-world educators have used 21st-century resources to lead learners to higher rates of achievement, bring their institution to greater levels of productivity, and increase their own effectiveness as instructors and leaders.


4LTR Press
Instructors using 4LTR Press products provide a look inside their classroom success
Instructors have seen improvements in student engagement, classroom participation, and positive student feedback when using 4LTR Press titles.
Aplia Sparks Increase in Learner Success Rates in Redesigned Developmental Reading Course at Mid-South Community College
Considering adding an online-learning homework solution to your repertoire but unsure of its effectiveness? In this study, follow the success of a developmental reading course at Mid-South Community College.
CengageNOW™ (CNOW)
Ivy Tech Boosts Passing Rates in Accounting with CengageNOW
Once he began using CengageNOW, Dr. Laycock observed that the passing rate in his course jumped more than 13 points to 87.5% in spring 2015. Learn how CengageNOW allowed Laycock to spend more time helping his students advance their knowledge.
Enhanced WebAssign® (EWA)
Bridge Program with EWA a Success for Incoming MSU Students
In this Case Study, you’ll learn about the positive outcomes that MSU has seen as a result of instituting this program, including improved exam scores and strong numbers of students who advanced to the next required math class or completed their math requirement.
Enhanced WebAssign: Increasing Passing Rates in Beginning Algebra
With passing rates hovering near 75%, could a redesign of beginning algebra to include online homework increase instructor effectiveness and student engagement and retention? In this study, follow the success of one program at the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay.
MindTap College Success Course Earns Perfect Score in North Carolina’s “Quality Matters” Certification Program
In this case study, you’ll learn why Jenny Billings and others at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College believe MindTap was a key to getting the certification for the College Success course.
Critical Thinking Skills and Student Success Rates Increase in History Courses with MindTap at TSU
In this case study, you can read the results of research that examines the impact of MindTap on students’ academic outcomes. Both the qualitative and quantitative data show MindTap had a significant impact on learner outcomes and student engagement.
Students at Texas Christian University Give MindTap High Marks in Introductory Criminal Justice
Learn why Professor Mathis finds MindTap to be as effective as it is efficient. Discover the features that helped his students learn and retain the material, as well as the reporting tools, which help both him and his students keep track of their progress in the course.
MindTap General Chemistry Leads to Higher Grades and Success Rates over Mastering Chemistry at Texas Tech
In this case study, you’ll read how students using MindTap outperformed their peers and overwhelmingly saw MindTap General Chemistry’s positive impact on their learning.
Statistical Content Becomes More Accessible and Student Achievement Gets a Boost with MindTap
In this case study, you’ll read one instructor’s observations from MindTap’s pilot program, and see how student engagement and achievement were boosted among those students who chose to engage with the material through MindTap.
OWLBook: Improving Academic Outcomes in Chemistry at New Mexico State University
Is it possible to develop student study skills in general chemistry, while working to meet or exceed funding markers for success? In this study, follow the success of one program at New Mexico State University.
OWLv2 is Key to Meaningful Homework and Better Student Engagement
In this case study, you’ll discover how OWLv2 improved the quality of students’ homework and increased the instructor’s effectiveness.
Instructor Turns to Technology to Identify and Assist Struggling Students at Owens Community College
Learn how students in Keiffer’s course now complete both assignments and exams in SAM, allowing instructors unique insight regarding individual performance. SAM helps instructors identify which students need extra help and provides tips for improving their courses.
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