Throwback Thursdays – Some Things Never Change
For this week’s Throwback Thursdays, I had to dig up some old photos. It’s always fun to look back through the years, isn’t it? I know my kids love to laugh at my 80s hair (so do I!), what were we thinking? We used to say the higher the hair, the closer to heaven! When […]
Throwback Thursdays – Learning READIness Indicator
We are one of the luckiest companies to have such a loyal client base. We have a large number of client schools who have used our readiness assessment for many years. Throwback Thursday takes us back to the READI – Readiness for Education At a Distance Indicator days. Now known as SmarterMeasure™ Learning Readiness Indicator, the […]
When talking with clients or potential clients about SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator, we are often asked how to build an orientation course that includes our Learning Readiness Indicator. We are excited to announce our partnership with Comevo. Watch our 90 second video! Comevo provides a tool called @school Online Orientation that helps schools create their own personalized orientation course. It […]
Writing Readiness Indicator Analysis
Beginning in the Summer of 2012 a private, regionally accredited University began using the Writing Readiness Indicator (WRI). Over a period of nine months more than 4000 students completed the assessment. The University conducted an analysis to determine the relationship between scores on the WRI and student performance in the Orientation Course, general academic performance […]
Throwback Thursdays – eLearningToolBox
Welcome to Throwback Thursdays! Remember when our company was called eLearningToolBox? I absolutely loved this logo. Does it look familiar? Several years ago, as our products and client base grew, we recognized that our audience was more than just elearning and that our products and services would serve traditional, face-to-face students as well. So we […]
What Kind of Mode Are You In?
Yes, I meant to say “mode” and not “mood”. I read an article recently and it talked about personality traits and modes. We all have specific personality traits that make us “us”. If you ask your coworkers what they think about you, chances are they would all say similar things. You are outspoken, no-nonsense, direct, […]
Throwback Thursdays – Summer Blog Series
Happy June! We are in the south and the summer sun and heat are here to stay, sipping lemonade on front porches enjoying cool breezes in the evening are a distant memory…but I digress. Welcome to our summer blog series – Throwback Thursdays! Our company has gone through a lot of changes over the years. […]
Student Debt is on the Rise – Did You Know?
According to a recent article in The Atlantic, student debt is at an all time high and continues to rise. Here are some interest facts about the debt crisis for students along with sky-rocketing tuition costs. In the past few years U.S. student debt has surpassed the stock of automotive, home equity lines of credit and credit card […]