Take part in Cengage webinars focusing on teaching topics and technology.
Beyond the Grade Book: Preparing Job-Ready Communicators with MindTap10/24/17 11/1/17 10/26/17 Presented by: Marcy Krugel, Florida Atlantic University This webinar, presented by faculty partner Marcy Krugel, will highlight the benefits of MindTap that will help instructors prepare students for the work place.
Federal Tax Law Changes in 20178/31/17 Presented by: Author Annette Nellen A review of key legislative, judicial and administrative developments for 2017 and their relevance to teaching and research. Some suggested exercises and in-class discussion ideas are also addressed.
Path to Employability – Programming Webinar Series10/3/1711/8/17Presented by: Cassie Cloutier, Associate Marketing Manager and Kate Mason, Associate Product Manager, CengageDo your students have the hard tech skills employers are looking for? Teach your students to learn like a developer with MindTap for Programming and Web Development.See how the Live IDE in MindTap gives students the coding skills they need to succeed in today’s technical computing career landscape. We’ll also show a sneak peek of our customizable labs currently in development, and tell you how you can get involved as a beta tester!Path to Employability – IT Webinar Series10/3/1711/8/17Presented by: Cassie Cloutier, Associate Marketing Manager and Amy Savino, Associate Product Manager, CengageDo your students have the hard tech skills employers are looking for? Give your students the troubleshooting skills and certification prep they need to pass industry exams and get a job.See how the Live Virtual Machine Labs in MindTap give student the hands-on troubleshooting skills they need to succeed in today’s technical computing career landscape. We’ll also show a sneak peek of the labs new auto-grading feature, as well as the new Hardware Lab Simulations for A+!
CARE Implementation Training WebinarDates: 8/15/17, 8/23/17Presented by: The Cengage TeamThank you for signing up to participate in the Cengage CAREs research study. Your participation is extremely valuable to changing the misconception of the Intro Computing Course. Please join us for our CARE implementation webinar. We will be showing you how to implement this research in your classroom, how to run your own student data and best tips and tricks. There will be two sessions, feel free to join either one or both!
MindTap General Chemistry Virtual Office Hours With co-authors Bill Vining and Susan Young9/6 – 12/13/17 Presented by: Bill Vining, Professor, SUNY Oneonta and Susan Young, Professor, Hartwick College Join us for this virtual office hour to learn more about MindTap General Chemistry, a new interactive “textbook” that incorporates OWL content with assignable narrative so that students can engage with concepts like never before. • Quick Prep is incorporated into the learning path to help students identify prior knowledge that will be built upon in each Unit. • An Interactive Reading Activity for each concept combines clear narrative, visuals and example problems with graded questions and interactive modules. • Mastery Activities let students practice each concept at their own pace, with detailed feedback, multiple attempts and dynamic problem sets so that students can’t plug-and-chug. • Review and Challenge Questions ask students to apply what they learned and combine concepts to answer more complex questions. • A print component is available for students who want the convenience and flexibility of a print text. This virtual office hour is for both current users of MindTap General Chemistry, as well as instructors who want to learn more about this digital solution.
Developmental Math Virtual Office Hours: Building Student Success8/23/17 to 12/13/17 Presented by: Brien Dunn, Louisiana Delta Community College; Michael Lafreniere, Associate Professor Environmental Engineering, Technology and Mathematics from Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus; Paul Nolting, Learning Specialist and Adjunct Professor at Hillsborough Community College in Florida What is your most difficult challenge when teaching Developmental Math?The most common answer we hear from instructors is keeping students engaged and motivated to progress through their math course.We know teaching for success in mathematics can be difficult and time consuming. Now Cengage offers two great solutions for boosting student progress in mathematics.Join Cengage Learning for an engaging session to learn from our current users, first-hand, how MindTap Math Foundations or WebAssign can build student confidence and accelerate progress in mathematics.You’ll explore today’s most exciting digital solutions for Developmental Math. MindTap Math Foundations shows early positive outcomes and incorporates the most innovative solutions to boost success in Basic Math/Arithmetic, PreAlgebra, Beginning Algebra and Intermediate Algebra. WebAssign delivers a trusted solution for keeping students on the right track to success in mathematics – from basic operations to quadratic equations and beyond.
MindTap Health for a Well-Balanced Learning Experience10/19/17 11/2/17 10/26/17 11/9/17 Presented by: Ana Albinson, Cengage MindTap Health for a Well Balanced Learning Experience. Join us weekly for this Lunch & Learn series to learn more about the benefits and features of MindTap for Health. MindTap Health: Improving Student Outcomes10/19/17 10/23/17 Presented by: The Cengage Team Join us for a webinar demonstrating the value of MindTap. A value to both your students, and you! Kinesiology for Careers10/26/17 11/30/17 Presented by: Sr. Content Developer, Cengage Join us for a comprehensive Webinar of our brand NEW Kinesiology book and MindTap.
Your Complete Teaching Toolbox for Statistics Webinar SeriesStatistics in the Digital Age 9/28/17 11/1/17 10/6/17 Presented by: Catherine Van Der Laan, Product Manager for Statistics, Cengage Teaching with the GAISE - Foster active learning, conceptual understanding and bring in real world context to engage your students and bring Statistics to life. New Labs, Projects, Simulation Questions and more help you do what you do best in WebAssign. PreStatistics: Building Bridges beyond Algebra10/13/17 11/6/17 Presented by: Don Davis, Mathematics Department Chairman at Lakeland Community College A new rising course area, learn about a new course designed specifically for PreStatistics. Step by Step world problems, 500+ videos and modular content help keep you teach the way you want to teach! Reimagining Statistics with Learning Objectives10/25/17 11/17/17 Presented by: Wendiann Sethi, Ph.D., Director of Developmental Mathematics at Seton Hall University Pick from over 200 learning objectives to create your ideal Intro Stats course. Teach whatever you want, in any order. Written in a scannable blog-like fashion with examples and assignments specific to student majors, Stats by LO offers a new innovative solution designed for the Stats instructor.
The Updated NATEF Truck Standards with Sean Bennett10/5/17Presented by: Author Sean BennettJoin Sean Bennett as he discusses the updated NATEF Truck Standards and how they apply to Cengage's Diesel solutions!
Break Out the Scrubs and Activate MindTap! – Fall 2017Best Practices for Using the new AST Surgical Technology for the Surgical Technologist, 5th Edition MindTap! Date/Time: September 12 @ 2:00 pm EDT/11:00 am PDTDo you want to learn which activities in MindTap will drive your student engagement? Then join the Cengage team as they discuss best practices for using the Surgical Technology MindTap and explore some of the key features, including the new Mayo Tray Setup Simulation. Q&A Session: MindTap for Surgical Technology Date/Time: October 4 @ 2:00 pm EDT/11:00 am PDTJoin members of the Cengage product, sales, and marketing team as they answer questions straight from the audience. This is your time to find out how to get the most out of your MindTap experience.Do you have questions that you want answered at the session? Then please email Courtney Cozzy (Courtney.Cozzy@cengage.com), and we will ensure that your questions get answered.
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