Listen in on our webinar series with Cengage Learning Faculty Partner, Audrey Wick, an English professor at Blinn College, and Senior Marketing Manager, Kina Lara, also an English professor at San Jacinto College, where we will identify common problems English instructors (and their students) face and show you to how solve those problems with MindTap!
JUST IN TIME Module and Aplia Assignments
Today’s Freshman Composition students are often coming in to classes at lower and more varied levels. Meeting the individual needs of all students can be difficult and time-consuming. In Part 1 of the “There’s a MindAPP for That!” webinar series, learn how the JUST IN TIME module, made up of Aplia assignments within MindTap, can help you meet students where they’re at but get them where they need to be.
Date Recorded: September 13, 2016
NetTutor and Questia
Writing and research are core components of Freshman Composition courses; however, many students today lack the skills necessary to be successful in these areas. In Part 3 of the “There’s a MindAPP for That!” webinar series, learn how NetTutor and Questia can help your students navigate the writing and research processes. NetTutor provides personalized tutoring for students while Questia gives them access to a vast library of books and articles, in addition to tools for essay planning and organization.
Date Recorded: October 27, 2016
InSite2, Powered by TurnItIn
English professors spend countless hours grading papers and providing students with valuable feedback. While this is necessary, it can also be both time-consuming and tiring. In Part 4 of the “There’s a MindAPP for That!” webinar series, learn how InSite2, powered by TurnItIn, can help you grade papers more effectively. QuickMarks, PeerMarks, rubrics, and voice-recorded comments are just a few of the features of InSite2. In addition, Originality Reports help to prevent plagiarism, saving you time and promoting student success!
Date Recorded: November 17, 2016