2010 – A Year of Change
Changing the way we do business was our new motto at the beginning of 2010. As we sat around the big conference table planning the year, we quickly realized the year of 2010, would become a big part of our company’s history. Deciding to be “smarter” about our own business practices, it was time to […]
SmarterMeasure – Tutorial for Students
If you are a current SmarterMeasure user, you’ve probably heard from students that are having difficulty logging into SmarterMeasure due to lost PIN number, invalid url, or unknown password. The tutorial below has been added to the SmarterMeasure admin page. You may also choose to embed it on your instructions page. You may do so […]
Upcoming Webinar – Student Readiness
On November 30, 2010, at 2:00 – 3:30 est, Sloan C will be sponsoring a webinar with SmarterServices called “Are Your Students Ready for Distance Learning.” Register today it is FREE! In today’s economy student retention is important – especially for distance education programs. In this presentation learn how that over 300 colleges and universities […]
10 Rules for Teaching in this Century
What are the 10 rules for teaching in this century? According to an article published by Campus Technology, they’ve put together a strong list. 1. Re-examine and adopt the move from teaching to learning. 2. Re-visit the accountability measures on your campus. 3. Make a corollary change in assessment; focus on evaluating evidence of learning. 4. Insist […]
Can Money Create Ethical Dilemmas?
Recently I was talking to a parent who has a child that attends a local elementary school. We were discussing homework and tests. She was telling me how the teacher usually sends home study sheets with the questions that will appear on the test and appropriate answers to study. Puzzled, I asked her isn’t that kind of […]
Next Week is National Distance Learning Week
Sponsored by United States Distance Learning Association, next week is National Distance Learning Week! To learn more go to http://www.usdla.org/ndlw/. For a list of FREE webinars with topics ranging from integration of virtual education, blended learning to virtual worlds and mobile learning click here.
Top 10 Reasons Why you Need SmarterMeasure
With SmarterMeasure you can: Receive data about students’ learning styles. Collect data about students’ technical skills. Foster dialogue about eLearning challenges. Provide remedial resources to students. Save money by retaining current students. Help students identify their weaknesses. Identify students’ opportunities for improvement. Meet accreditation requirements. Promote accountability among distance learners. Collect data about your students […]
Student Retention Presentation
Are you planning to attend the 16th Annual Sloan-C Conference in Orlando, FL next week? You don’t want to miss our presentation on Student Retention! Don’t miss out on learning about the 2010 Student Readiness Report! · Using Learner Readiness to Improve Online Student Retention Track: Student Services and Learner Support November 4, […]