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    Take part in Cengage webinars focusing on teaching topics and technology. 

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  • Business Communication

    Beyond the Grade Book: Preparing Job-Ready Communicators with MindTap
    10/24/17
    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.

    Taxation

    Federal Tax Law Changes in 2017
    8/31/17
    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 Series
    10/3/17
    11/8/17
    Presented by: Cassie Cloutier, Associate Marketing Manager and Kate Mason, Associate Product Manager, Cengage

    Do 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 Series
    10/3/17
    11/8/17
    Presented by: Cassie Cloutier, Associate Marketing Manager and Amy Savino, Associate Product Manager, Cengage

    Do 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 Webinar
    Dates: 8/15/17, 8/23/17
    Presented by: The Cengage Team

    Thank 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!

    EXPERIENCE MATTERS. Make a Difference with MindTap for Criminal Justice.
    10/30/17
    11/30/17
    11/7/17
    Presented by: Eugene Matthews, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice, Park University and Scott Rudeen, Online Program Chair for Criminal Justice, Broadview University

    Want to find ways to give your students the applied learning experience they need to be prepared for a successful career in criminal justice? Do you struggle to motivate them to be more engaged?  You can make a difference with MindTap.

    Join this interactive and conversational webinar with two experienced criminal justice instructors who will lead an open discussion on best practices for effective instruction. They will also spotlight specific ways they have used MindTap to make a difference in improved student outcomes.

    Learn how MindTap for Criminal Justice can help you power students with confidence by giving them real-life experience to improve their writing skills and make informed decisions. MindTap: Powered by You.
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    Chemistry

    MindTap General Chemistry Virtual Office Hours With co-authors Bill Vining and Susan Young
    9/6 – 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

    Developmental Math Virtual Office Hours: Building Student Success
    8/23/17 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.

    Health

    MindTap Health for a Well-Balanced Learning Experience
    10/19/17 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 Outcomes
    10/19/17
    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 Careers
    10/26/17
    11/30/17
    Presented by: Sr. Content Developer, Cengage

    Join us for a comprehensive Webinar of our brand NEW Kinesiology book and MindTap.

    Statistics

    Your Complete Teaching Toolbox for Statistics Webinar Series

    Statistics 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 Algebra
    10/13/17
    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 Objectives
    10/25/17
    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.

    Automotive

    The Updated NATEF Truck Standards with Sean Bennett
    10/5/17
    Presented by: Author Sean Bennett

    Join Sean Bennett as he discusses the updated NATEF Truck Standards and how they apply to Cengage's Diesel solutions!

    Health Care

    Break Out the Scrubs and Activate MindTap! – Fall 2017

    Best 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 PDT

    Do 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 PDT

    Join 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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