Mathematics

Professor Kristi Orr’s Students “Get It” When Doing Homework Online with Enhanced WebAssign

As you’ve taught your developmental mathematics course, you may have sensed a need to provide your students with individualized, personal attention that helps them master your concepts… but realized that, outside of class and office hours, there’s not much time to do so. If this is the case, you may want to investigate an effective online homework solution that reinforces course concepts and helps students improve their understanding of precisely the concepts that challenge them. Discover how Dr. Kristi Orr of Northern Oklahoma College used Enhanced WebAssign to increase student engagement and motivation, build active learning, and help students develop their skills and understanding of class material. Read More…


Practice Makes Perfect for Professor Diana Pagel’s College Algebra Students

In order to master the skills and techniques fundamental to College Algebra, students need the opportunity to practice them—as well as the resources that help them understand the processes and concepts central to the course. The resources and tools in Enhanced WebAssign have been developed to help you and your students achieve success! Read this Success Story, and learn how Dr. Diana Pagel of Victoria College (Texas) used Enhanced WebAssign to help her students build their understanding of and proficiency in course concepts, resulting in improved student engagement and performance. Read More…


With Enhanced WebAssign, Dr. Delia Samuel’s Online Students Receive Immediate Feedback

Whether you teach online or in a “brick and mortar” classroom, you’re likely on the lookout for an effective learning tool that motivates learning and increases your ability to provide specific feedback that meets the needs of each student in your course. If that’s true for you, learn how Dr. Delia Samuel of Century College (White Bear Lake, MN) uses Enhanced WebAssign, the online homework solution, to facilitate self-paced learning in an unintimidating manner, promote skill development and concept reinforcement, and offer instant, individualized feedback that lets her students know they’re on the right track. Read More…


Dr. Javier Garza’s Students Increase Homework Completion Rates and Confidence with Enhanced WebAssign

Are you looking for an online homework solution that helps your students master key Calculus concepts—and also helps them budget the time necessary to help them arrive at a solid understanding of difficult material? Discover how Dr. Javier Garza of Tarleton State University (Stephenville, Texas) used Enhanced WebAssign to deliver engaging, dynamic content that encourages discovery, exploration, and concept mastery. You’ll also learn how Enhanced WebAssign worked to increase student engagement and homework completion rates—resulting in improved grades, student outcomes, and student confidence. Read More…


Enhanced WebAssign Encourages Alvin Bahr’s College Algebra Students to Actively Engage with the Course

As a dedicated mathematics instructor, you seek out ways to motivate your students and support their journey to success in your course. You may also be on the lookout for tools that reinforce students’ understanding of course concepts, while maintaining a strong level of interaction and engagement with the class. In this Success Story, you’ll see how Alvin Bahr of South Dakota State University used Enhanced WebAssign to maintain student engagement, support learning through a variety of online resources, provide students with immediate feedback, and offer students insight into their performance on assignments. Read More…


Instructor Sholeh Shariat’s Calculus Students See Improved Outcomes with Enhanced WebAssign

Are you looking for a way to provide your Calculus students with individualized attention and extra practice, with the ultimate goal of improving student outcomes in your course? Enhanced WebAssign, the online homework solution, can help! Read the following Success Story, and learn how Enhanced WebAssign helped Sholeh Shariat of Gaston College (Dallas, NC) see an overall improvement in student engagement, comprehension—and grades. Read More…


Instructor Michelle Wolcott Sees Improved Outcomes with Enhanced WebAssign

If your goal is to improve student outcomes by integrating additional technologies into your mathematics courses, Enhanced WebAssign can help. In the following Success Story, you’ll learn how Enhanced WebAssign helped Michelle Wolcott of Pierce College (Puyallup, WA) see deeper understanding of course material, better performance on homework assignments, and improved passing rates among her Pre-Algebra, Elementary Algebra, and Intermediate Algebra students. Read More…


Enhanced WebAssign’s Instant Feedback Helps Improve Engagement for Solomon Willis’s Algebra Students

If you could offer your mathematics students immediate feedback and problem-specific guidance that helps them learn and master the material, would you give it to them? And, if you could supply a wealth of interactive tutorials and activities that clearly explain concepts and capture their attention, would you do so? If you answered in the affirmative, you may want to know that Enhanced WebAssign, the online homework solution, delivers on all fronts. Discover how Solomon Willis of Cleveland Community College (Shelby, NC) used Enhanced WebAssign in his basic math, introductory algebra, and intermediate algebra courses to improve students’ understanding of course concepts, increase student engagement, and build their level of preparedness for subsequent math courses. Read More…


Infographic: Read It, Watch It, Listen to It—Gale It!

Cengage Learning recently partnered with McKinley Technology High School in Washington, D.C., a STEM magnet school within the District of Columbia Public School System, for a two-year study to determine the impact on both teachers and students of integrating eight Gale resources into classroom learning, instruction, and projects. Read More…