Tonya Misuraca teaches courses on guidance and classroom management, activity therapy for special needs children, and exceptional children in the Early Childhood Department at South Carolina’s Trident Technical College. Students can earn certificates in various childhood education-related areas as well as associate of applied science degrees in fields such as child care management and special education.
To support the diverse learning needs of her students as they prepare for their careers, Tonya has used MindTap® Education for two years. Forty percent of Tonya’s hybrid activity therapy course is tied to MindTap. Classes
meet once a week and students complete the rest of the course online. MindTap helps to engage Tonya’s students in active learning, in part by introducing them to what they may encounter in their future professions.
In this Success Story, you’ll read how MindTap Education’s varied resources, including videos, field experiments, and auto-graded quizzes, save instructors time that would otherwise be spent gathering and preparing learning materials. You’ll also see how MindTap helps to engage Tonya’s students in active learning, introducing them to what they may encounter in their future professions.