Tech Corner

 

 

Here you’ll find key Ed Tech articles and features relevant to your classroom and teaching tips and product updates for our technology offerings. Every few weeks we make some nips, tucks, and tweaks to our digital learning platforms ALEKS and Connect Hosted by ALEKS in order to enhance the experience for you and your students. We will share tips from our users and technical updates here.

Listen: Podcasts for Math Ed Trends & Ed Tech/Development

LISTEN Want to keep up with the newest trends in Math Education? Take a listen to the Math ed podcast http://mathed.podomatic.com/ The newest advancement in ed tech is discussed weekly on the ed tech podcast https://theedtechpodcast.libsyn.com/ Did you know...

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4 Tips Every ALEKS User Should Know

Early engagement with the data in ALEKS shows students that you, the instructor, are engaged and paying attention. Always check the Initial Knowledge Check (IKC) scores for any ALEKS course as soon as students are completing them.  Select the Progress Report at the...

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Course Spotlight: Statistics and Liberal Arts Math

Teaching Stat or non-STEM math? Want to give your students some real (and up-to- date) data to analyze? Try some of these sites. World Data: population, life expectancy, climate, etc. http://www.gapminder.org/ http://www.census.gov/ http://www.worldometers.info/...

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ALEKS Implementation Support & the Student View

Are you new to ALEKS and looking for additional training and implementation support? Are you looking to understand how your course will run from a student perspective? Please join us for one of our Summer Implementation Reverse Class Tests! These 2-week sessions give...

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Top 5 Tips for Using ALEKS Reports

Submitted by Mary Merchant, Professor of Mathematics, Cedar Valley College You can view or print this pdf article with screenshots here TOP 5 TIPS for USING ALEKS...

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Best Practices for Engaging Students Online & In Class

Best Practices for Engaging Students Online & In Class

Lisa Rombes, Department Chair at Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, Michigan shares advice with our M.A.T.H. Tips team.  Thank you Lisa, and we look forward to additional posts and tips from others. As a department chair and online advisory committee member...

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ALEKS & CHBA Top Tips & Product Enhancements

McGraw-Hill Resources Added to ALEKS 360 Classes Textbook-specific McGraw-Hill resources, such as workbooks and lecture notes, are now available to Higher Ed instructors in ALEKS 360 classes from the Resources page.  Selecting the McGraw-Hill Resources link on the...

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