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MindTap at the Rochester Institute of Technology

Cengage Learning’s MindTap is the digital learning solution that helps instructors transform today’s students into critical thinkers. In this video, you’ll see how MindTap is helping the students at the Rochester Institute of Technology. You’ll also learn how instructors at RIT can use MindTap to personalize learning for all students who share similar challenges with time management and course material.

 

 


For James Stewart, Teaching Math is a Life-Long Inspiration

In Memory Yesterday we lost an inspirational educator, respected author, trusted partner, and friend. Last night we learned that on Wednesday, December 3 at 9:30 am ET, Jim passed away peacefully surrounded by family at his home in Toronto, Canada. Read the official media release.   There’s something to be said for hard work. In the last forty-plus years since two of his students at McMaster University suggested he write his own calculus book, world-renowned author and mathematician James Stewart has basically never stopped writing. Having essentially devoted his life to mathematics, Jim has published over seventy textbooks, releasing Read More…


Economist Educators 2014 Best in Class Award: The Winners

We’re pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Economist Educators Best In Class Teaching Award, sponsored by Cengage Learning and the National Economics Teaching Association (NETA).

The Board of the National Economics Teaching Association (NETA) selected the winners from among numerous submissions. We congratulate the recipients, who represent three of the most creative and innovative instructors of the principles of economics. Prizes are provided by Cengage Learning.

Review the winning entries below!

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Get Started on Diet Analysis Plus: How-To Videos

Relevant and rewarding, Cengage Learning’s Diet Analysis Plus makes it easy for students to track their diet and activity with personalized profiles and practice what they learn through interactive nutrition labs.

If you’re using Diet Analysis Plus in your course this term, review the featured videos below for tips that will help you and your students get started.
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Get Started on CSFI 2.0: How-To Videos

Cengage Learning’s College Success Factors Index 2.0 (CSFI 2.0) is an online resource that assesses students’ patterns of behavior and attitudes in areas that have been proven to affect student outcomes for success in college.

Are you and your students using CSFI this term? Gather helpful tips for getting started in the videos featured below.
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Get Started on OWLv2: How-To Videos

Created by teaching chemists, OWL is a powerful online learning system for chemistry. Its unique Mastery Learning approach allows students to practice at their own pace, receive meaningful feedback and access a variety of learning resources to help them master chemistry and achieve better grades.

Will you be using OWLv2 in your course this term? Gather helpful tips for getting started in the videos featured below.
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Get Started on SAM: How-To Videos

SAM: Skills Assessment Manager trains and tests essential Microsoft® Office and computer concepts skills. Students engage in a hands-on environment, then apply their skills to real-world applications. SAM’s auto-graded assignments and flexible reporting tools saves instructors time and energy.
 
Will you be using SAM in your course this term? Gather helpful tips for getting started in the videos featured below. Learn how to create a course, customize content, and more.
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Get Started on Write Experience: How-To Videos

Write Experience helps improve writing skills by evaluating student assignments based on voice, style, format, content, and originality. To get started on using this powerful learning solution in your course, review the videos in the below playlist. You’ll find useful demonstrations of how to create a course, manage assignments, view student reports, and more.
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Get Started on Enhanced WebAssign: How-To Videos

With Enhanced WebAssign, you have the flexibility to define mastery thresholds and manage student learning aids down to the question level – giving students the support they need when they need it. Ready to get started? View the videos in the below playlist, which demonstrate how to create a new course, create a new assignment, add sections, create your gradebook, and more.
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Get Started on CourseMate: How-To Videos

CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook.

About to begin using CourseMate in your classes? The videos presented in the playlists below will help you get a successful start.
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