SmarterMeasure Users’ Group – Success!
We are pleased to report that our first ever SmarterMeasure Users’ Group was a success! With 18 schools represented, it was a great time talking shop about how schools have used SmarterMeasure. We also welcomed our colleagues at Universityof Southern Indiana who were able to attend virtually. The day opened up with a warm bagel […]
2013 Student Readiness Report is Released!
We are pleased to announce the 2013 Student Readiness Report has been released and is now available. SmarterServices, LLC, the provider of the SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator, annually analyzes the SmarterMeasure data in aggregate of all of the students from the prior yearwho have taken SmarterMeasure. No data specific to individual students or individual schools is made […]
Throwback Thursdays – Webinars
Did you know that we provide an archive to all of our previously recorded webinars? They are great training resources and can be used with groups. To access the webinar, just click the appropriate link below. Happy Throwback Thursday! A Conversation About the Challenges Facing eLearning Leaders: A Review of ITC’s Distance Education Survey Best […]
Orienting Students to Learning Online Webinar
Two weeks from today, we are offering a webinar about student readiness and orientation. Space is limited, so register today! Orienting Students to Learning Online: Why the Emphasis upon Learning Matters Dr. Ghazala Hashmi, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College Wednesday, July 24th 1:00-2:00 pm CST (2:00-3:00 EST) Are technology skills and aptitudes the primary qualifications […]
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 […]
Friday Facts – Learn from Past Presentations
If you haven’t checked our slideshare channel out lately, you need to do it today! We have a lot of powerpoint presentations that clients have used highlighting how they use our tools. They can serve as a great resource for new ideas about research and data correlation. The slidedecks are free to download. Check it out!
Friday Facts – Promotional Collateral for SmarterMeasure
We provide a lot of resources to support our SmarterMeasure clients. Often K12 schools need information to give to parents, students and teachers about the tool. We provide documents that are customizable for schools to suit this purpose. Ask your Account Manager about these resources. The teacher flyer serves as an advertisement that promotes the […]
Summer Webinar Series
We are pleased to announce our Summer Webinar Series! This summer, we are offering webinars that address the challenges elearning leaders face and the importance of creating a strong orientation for students. Join guest presenters Dr. Fred Lokken – Truckee Meadows Community College, and Ghazala Hashmi – J. Sargeant Reynolds as we talk about these hot […]
Friday Facts – Modify Resources for Support to Help Students
When students complete the SmarterMeasure Learning Readiness Indicator they receive a full color report with rich feedback and graphical metrics. The report also includes “Resources for Support”. We include links to valuable sources that may help students in areas that are challenging. You also have the ability to customize those resources. This allows you to […]