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Going Pro

Students benefit from exposure to professional technology. GUEST COLUMN | by David Eisenberg One of my biggest challenges and biggest rewards as an educator, is ensuring that the lessons I’m teaching might be remembered long after class is over. Every … Continue reading

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The Textbook’s Crumbling Monopoly

Disassembling a staid tradition to acquire dynamic knowledge in real-time. GUEST COLUMN | by Shaunak Roy Not long ago, at the university level, the textbook was king. It facilitated the educational experience both in and out of the classroom. It … Continue reading

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Students, Phones and Apps They Will Really Use

The chief product officer at Cengage Learning discusses an effective new learning app. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Jim Donohue oversees the development, ideation and creation of all Cengage Learning products. He also is responsible for establishing and maintaining an open … Continue reading

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CueThink is an innovative peer-to-peer iPad application designed to improve students’ critical thinking skills, math language and communication. At the heart of the platform are “thinklets” — video vignettes of solution strategies created by students with the help of scaffolds and rubrics. Learners in … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Book&Table  

This is a web platform that enables great educators to run a professional test prep or academic tutoring business through innovative technology and community partnerships. Using the platform, educators help students learn through personalized courses and one-on-one tutoring. The mission is to bring students together … Continue reading

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