Are You One in a Million?

Yearly Archives: 2011

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Are You One in a Million?

First posted just a few short weeks ago in a blog post, we are inching ever so closely to that 1 million students served through SmarterMeasure mark.  We can’t wait to share with you WHO will be the 1 millionth student!  So far this month we’ve had over 20K students take it so we are on the edge […]

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Career Education Scholarship Fund Charity Golf Tournament

In 2010 the Career Education Scholarship Fund (ESF) hosted its inaugural CESF Charity Golf Tournament to raise much needed scholarship funding for the students that attend any of CEC’s 90 campuses. SmarterServices is proud to be a sponsor at the upcoming 2011 CESF Charity Golf Tournament.   EVENT INFORMATION: This year’s event will be held on Monday, August […]

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FREE Faculty Training Webinar – University of North Texas

  Effective Teaching – How to Know it When You See it! Three Components of Effective Teaching Join us for a Webinar on September 9 Are you looking for keys to improving your teaching effectiveness?  Would you like to understand the main factors in how your students view your effectiveness as an instructor?  Join Nancy Fire, Ed.D. […]

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Charity Work – Golf Tournament Hole Sponsor

Earlier this summer, SmarterServices had the privilege of being a part of a charity golf tournament.   The Sigma Chi Alumni Annual Golf Tournament was held on June 25th with 63 golfers and raised over $6,745 to assist two families with cancer related expenses.  Tournament organizer stated “This is certainly the largest amount we have […]

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Get Ready, Get Set, 1 MILLION Here We Come!

Did you know that we are about to reach an incredible milestone?  Our realtime counter located on our SmarterMeasure home pageshows we will soon reach 1,000,000 students who have benefitted from taking SmarterMeasure!  Now that’s exciting!!  Seems like there should be some sort of prize for the 1 MILLIONTH student, wouldn’t you think?  Stay tuned…we’ll be watching…will you? […]

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SmarterServices Matches Trends in Distance Learning

The recent 2010 Distance Education Survey Results released by Instructional Technology Council (ITC) lists the top 10 greatest challenges for elearning program administrators.  SmarterServices’ tools lined up perfectly with the first three. Support staff needed for training and technical assistance – SmarterFaculty Adequate assessment of distance education classes – SmarterSurveys Adequate student services for distance education students – SmarterMeasure It […]

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FREE Webinar – Pearson LearningStudio and Argosy University

Using Student Readiness Data to Improve Retention Date: Tuesday, August 2, 2011– 1:00 pm EST Date: Thursday, August 4, 2011– 1:00 pm EST Join Kate Noone from Argosy University and Dr. Mac Adkins of SmarterServices as we discuss a strategy for student retention for online learners. We’ll highlight how Argosy has integrated SmarterMeasure™ Learning Readiness […]

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11 New Ways You Can Learn

Last week, we had a new follower on Twitter called Efront Learning.  After looking around on their website, which I frequently do when we get new followers, I came across a good elearning blog calledThe eLearning Coach.  They put a list together eleven ways to learn in 2011. I thought it was interesting and had to […]

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SmarterMeasure Integrated with Blackboard Webinar

  SmarterMeasure Integrated with Blackboard Building Block Webinar Join us for a Webinar on July 21 Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/414053038 This webinar is designed for Blackboard users who would like to learn more about SmarterMeasure or those who are already using SmarterMeasure (formerly READI) and want to learn how […]

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eLearning Trivia – Did You Know?

What contributed to increasing elearning enrollments in 2010? 39% – typical growth for distance education classes 37% – downturn in the economy 12% – new enrollment inititative 7% – other 5% – unknown (Source: ITC’s 2010 Distance Learning Survey Results)

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