• Virtual Events

    Take part in Cengage Learning virtual events – from interactive workshops to live streaming videos, lecture series, and webinars that focus on teaching topics and technology. 

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  • Accounting

    FASB 2017 Updates on Revenue Recognition, Investment Standards, & More! 
    2/16/17    4/19/17
    2/23/17    5/11/17
    3/30/17
    Presented by: Authors Jeff Jones and Don Pagach

    Join the authors of Intermediate Accounting Jeff Jones and Don Pagach for an hour of professional development as they discuss the latest changes by the FASB. Topics include revenue recognition, simplification projects, such as lower of cost and market accounting for inventory, changes to the investment standards, and leases.

    Close the Gap Between Homework and Exam Performance with CengageNOWv2 
    2/24/17    3/30/17    4/26/17
    3/10/17    4/11/17
    3/15/17    4/20/17
    Presented by: Robin LeFevre, Executive Marketing Manager, Cengage

    Do you find yourself questioning whether or not students are truly learning – or whether they are simply trying to memorize and “game” their way through the course? Do you feel like your students are overly-reliant on the homework system? During this session, you will see how CengageNOWv2 is designed to better prepare students for the exam by providing an online homework experience that is similar to what students will experience on and exam and in the real-world. With CengageNOWv2 students will experience aha moments on the homework, not after the exam!

     

    Business Communication

    MindTap for Guffey/Loewy
    3/8/17
    3/16/17
    3/22/16
    Presented by: Eric Wagner, Marketing Manager, Cengage

    The content you love; the convenience you have desired - Join us as we discuss how MindTap for Business Communication: Process and Product can help reinforce course concepts and support a more seamless delivery of important skills-based practice in your Business Communication course. MindTap provides breakthrough digital resources to support you as you shape students into confident communicators.

     

    Business Statistics

    Discover MindTap and Excel Online During Our Product Showcase WebEx Series
    2/9/17    3/27/17   5/3/17
    2/27/17   4/5/17    5/11/17
    3/9/17    4/13/17   5/19/17
    3/17/17   4/21/17
    Presented by: The Cengage Decision Sciences Team

    The Decision Sciences team at Cengage invites you to participate in our Spring WebEx series to demonstrate our new Excel Online and Exploring Statistics Applets in MindTap.

    Excel Online is the product of a partnership between Cengage and Microsoft.  It provides actual Excel experience for students with no additional cost.  In fact, it doesn’t even use a student’s individual Microsoft Office account.  Excel Online opens directly from MindTap in another window of the Internet browser, eliminating compatibility issues and allowing students to focus on material instead of tech issues.  Each student’s work is saved in Cengage’s cloud storage, meaning no more lost work or shared documents. 

     

    Finance

    Discover MindTap and Excel Online During Our Product Showcase WebEx Series
    2/8/17    3/24/17   5/2/17
    2/24/17   4/4/17    5/10/17
    3/8/17    4/12/17   5/18/17
    3/16/17   4/20/17
    Presented by: The Cengage Finance Team

    The Finance team at Cengage invites you to participate in our Spring WebEx series to demonstrate our new Excel Online and Exploring Finance Applets in MindTap.

    Excel Online is the product of a partnership between Cengage and Microsoft.  It provides actual Excel experience for students with no additional cost.  In fact, it doesn’t even use a student’s individual Microsoft Office account.  Excel Online opens directly from MindTap in another window of the Internet browser, eliminating compatibility issues and allowing students to focus on material instead of tech issues.  Each student’s work is saved in Cengage’s cloud storage, meaning no more lost work or shared documents.  

     

    Taxation

    Discover CengageNOW and Our NEW Tax Form During Our Product Showcase WebEx Series
    2/7/17    3/23/17   5/9/17
    2/23/17   4/3/17    5/17/17
    3/7/17    4/11/17   5/23/17
    3/15/17   4/19/17
    Presented by: The Cengage Tax Team

    The Tax team at Cengage invites you to participate in our Spring WebEx series to discover our new Tax Form problems, the Adaptive Study Plan as well as other key features in CengageNOWv2.

    Students can now complete the Cumulative H&R Block Tax Return Problems found in the end-of-chapter manually in a digital environment.  This will save you time grading and give the students a rich digital environment to practice within.  Students can also complete the Computational Exercises which give practice in calculating numbers using realistic tax scenarios. These problems are located in the end-of-chapter in the text, and many of these exercises are algorithmic in CengageNOWv2, giving unlimited opportunity to allow for students to practice or assess their understanding of the content covered in lecture.  These are only two of the many features available in CengageNOWv2 for Tax!

    Make the Most of MOS!
    2/28/17
    3/22/17
    4/13/17
    Presented by: Dr. Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow

    Microsoft Office skills are essential to academic and career success. A recent whitepaper put them at number 4 on the top 20 skills list for “high-opportunity” occupations. In addition, an entry-level business employee holding a Microsoft Office Specialist certification (MOS) can earn significantly more than uncertified peers.

    Join Dr. Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow, a not-for-profit education research organization, as she explores a study of how instructors and students are using digital learning solutions to prepare for success on the certification exams.

    In addition, learn how Cengage’s SAM content equips students with the tools they need to get MOS certified!

    Criminal Justice

    National Criminal Justice Month - Cengage Professional Development Webinars

    Effective Ways to Increase Student Engagement & Retention in Criminal Justice
    Dates: 3/6/17, 3/10/17
    Presented by: Scott Rudeen, CJ Online Program Chair, Broadview University and Eugene Matthews, Associate Professor, Park University

    Struggle to keep your students interested?  Wish you could motivate them to be more engaged?  Do you have a proven way how you improve student retention when teaching residential or online courses?

    Knowledge is power – so attend this interactive workshop (designed as a think tank) where you will learn from colleagues and share your effective ways to engage students, identify those that are at risk, and help build their confidence to succeed in criminal justice.

    Scott Domowicz will discuss his best practices and spotlight several ways he has successfully used MindTap for Criminal Justice to better engage and reach students where they are – improving overall retention as a direct result.

    Registration is limited, so sign up today!  Attendees will receive a “Certificate of Completion” and a $25 honoraria upon completion of the follow-up workshop survey.

    Best Practices to Develop Critical Thinking & Decision Making in Criminal Justice
    Dates: 3/13/17, 3/17/17
    Presented by: Scott Rudeen, CJ Online Program Chair, Broadview University and Co-Facilitator Eugene Matthews, Associate Professor, Park University

    One of the biggest challenges in teaching criminal justice can be how to help students develop the critical thinking skills needed to make informed decisions.

    Discover how you can empower your criminal justice students to build their critical thinking skills so they have the confidence to make and justify their decisions. Participants will be asked to share their own best practices in both residential or online courses. Plus, attendees will learn how scenario-based learning can be a tool to power students from memorization to mastery.

    Scott Rudeen will discuss his best practices and highlight how he uses MindTap for Criminal Justice to improve his students’ critical thinking and decision making skills.

    Registration is limited, so sign up today!  Attendees will receive a “Certificate of Completion” and a $25 honoraria upon completion of the follow-up workshop survey.

    Winning Strategies to Improve Criminal Justice Research and Writing Skills
    Dates: 3/27/17, 3/31/17
    Presented by: Eugene Matthews, Associate Professor, Park University and Co-Facilitator Scott Rudeen, Online CJ Program Chair, Broadview University

    Do your criminal justice students have poor research skills? Have you been looking for new ways to improve their writing skills? If so, this workshop is for you!

    In criminal justice we know quality research can produce quality reports, and quality reports are central to successful investigations and prosecutions.

    In this interactive workshop Eugene will share some best practices and resources he uses to aid students in developing quality criminal justice research and enhance writing skills. Whether you teach online, face-to-face, or hybrid courses, you’ll discover applying these best practices and resources will improve your students’ outcomes.  He’ll also show you how just a simple flowchart used with any student response system can increase student comprehension and engagement.

    As this is an interactive workshop, participants are encouraged to share their own best practices for empowering criminal justice students research and writing skills.

    Registration is limited, so sign up today!  Attendees will receive a “Certificate of Completion” and a $25 honoraria upon completion of the follow-up workshop survey.

    Education

    Prepare Classroom-Ready Reflective Teachers with MindTap!
    2/14/17   4/18/17
    3/7/17    5/9/17
    3/28/17
    Presented by: Andrew Miller, Marketing Manager, Cengage

    Cengage believes that engagement is the foundation of learning... Engagement is at our core and our focus is on engaging with learners, both in the classroom and beyond, to ensure the most effective product design, learning solutions and personalized services – and we can’t do this without you! Please join us for an online focus group to learn and share your thoughts on our digital learning solution, MindTap, which prepares classroom-ready teachers through activities based on real-life teaching situations.

    No events currently scheduled.

    Developmental Math

    It All Adds Up to Student Success
    Dates:
    2/27/17
    3/7/17
    3/8/17
    Presented by: Yvette Hassakoursian, Glendale Community College and the Cengage Product and Marketing team

    Discover how Cengage supports Developmental Math instructors and students with MindTap Math Foundations. Designed to enhance instruction and learning, MindTap Math Foundations helps students build confidence and learn skills in key areas of math - from Basic Math to Intermediate Algebra. Register for a Webinar today to learn about product, service and support options designed to promote success in math.

    Earth Science

    Engaging Your World Regional Geography Students with MindTap
    3/8/17
    3/17/17
    Presented by: Author Joe Hobbs

    Join Author Joe Hobbs as he discusses how to use MindTap to customize your course to engage your students and improve student outcomes.

    4LTR Press

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/14/17
    Presented by: Chris Walz, Marketing Manager, Cengage

    The semester is rolling along, what about your students? This webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase their knowledge of the important concepts, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with 4LTR Press Online and mobile study tools.

    Preparing Students for Finals with 4LTR Press Online
    Date: 4/6/17
    Presented by: Chris Walz, Marketing Manager, Cengage

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on how to use analytics to identify concepts your students may be struggling with and share strategies to help them improve.  We will also look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals.  Let's end the term strong!

    Aplia

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/15/17
    Presented by: Kristi Barker, South Plains College

    This Managing and Motivating Student Engagement webinar for Aplia will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with Aplia’s Practice Reviews, Discussion Boards, Gradebook Analytics, Communication options, and more.

    Preparing Students for Finals with Aplia
    Date: 4/5/17
    Presented by: Kristi Barker, South Plains College

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    CengageNOWv2

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/15/17
    Presented by: Jennifer Schneider, University of North Georgia

    You've started class and are in the swing of things now what? This webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with CengageNow v2 tools and strategies in this webinar.

    Preparing Students for Finals with CNOWv2
    Date: 4/5/17
    Presented by: Kristin Quinn, Northern Essex Community College

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    iLrn: Language Learning Center

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/17/17
    Presented by: Sean Ketchem, Sr. Marketing Manager, Cengage

    This webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success with an exploration of your new iLrn eBook customization and collaboration features.  We will also look at your instructor resources on cengage.com that will help keep your students moving in the right direction.

    Preparing Students for Finals with iLrn
    Date: 4/4/17
    Presented by: Jenn Rogers, Metropolitan Community College

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    MindTap

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/16/17
    Presented by: Jenny Billings, Rowan Cabarrus Community College

    You've started class and are in the swing of things; now what? This Managing and Motivating Student Engagement webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with MindTap’s Progress App, Sharing Notes and Highlights, MindTap Mobile App, Pathbrite, and more.

    Preparing Students for Finals with MindTap
    Date: 4/4/17
    Presented by: Jenny Billings, Rowan Cabarrus Community College

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    OWLv2

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/16/17
    Presented by: Steven Neal, University of Tennessee - Knoxville

    You've started class and are in the swing of things now what? This Moving into Midterms webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with new OWLv2 tools and strategies in this Moving into Midterms webinar.

    Preparing Students for Finals with OWLv2
    Date: 4/6/17
    Presented by: Steven Neal, University of Tennessee - Knoxville

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    SAM

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/16/17
    Presented by: Kelly Hinson, Gaston College

    You've started class and are in the swing of things now what? This Moving into Midterms webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with new SAM tools and strategies in this Moving into Midterms webinar.

    Preparing Students for Finals with SAM
    Date: 4/5/17
    Presented by: Kelly Hinson, Gaston College

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!

    WebAssign

    Managing and Motivating Student Engagement
    Date: 2/14/17
    Presented by: Mike LeFreniere, Ohio University - Chillicothe

    You've started class and are in the swing of things now what? This webinar will provide tips and tricks on how to boost student engagement, increase productivity, and get students ready for success on midterm exams and projects. Keep your students moving in the right direction with WebAssign tools and strategies.

    Preparing Students for Finals with WebAssign
    Date: 4/6/17
    Presented by: Mike LeFreniere, Ohio University - Chillicothe

    Finals are just around the corner and we want students to end just as strong as they started! This final webinar will focus on using analytics to identify struggling students and challenge top performers.  We will look at digital tools to help your students prepare for their finals, and help you quickly and easily deliver final exams and grades. Let's end the term strong!


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