As an educator, you know student success is fueled by more than simply learning the course material. Now you can address student readiness with the foundational skills needed to be confident learners, with the right mindset to approach challenging Math topics. To accelerate your students’ path to success, incorporate the new Math Mindset and College Success modules into your WebAssign course.
Math Mindset Modules – Available Fall 2020
Accelerate your students’ success in your Math course—starting with the right mindset. Within your WebAssign course, assign interactive and reflective exercises on relevant topics—including growth mindset and Math anxiety—to prepare your students for challenging Math topics.
The Math Mindset modules include:
- What is Growth Mindset?
- Reframing Failure
- Learning and Memory
- Math and Test Anxiety
- Effective Note Taking
- Studying for Math Exams
- Navigating a Math Textbook (print or online)
- Managing Your Time
College Success Modules – Available Now
Create a seamless transition into college for your students and address non-Math obstacles. Assignable modules help students practice key skills for effective learning; each module introduces the topic, followed by a set of reflective questions to help students understand the concept and how it applies to their education.
The College Success modules include:
- Transitioning to College
- Time Management and Goal Setting
- Learning Styles
- Classroom, Online Learning, and Study Skills
- Reading Skills
- Note-Taking Skills
- Writing Skills
- Test Taking
- Critical Thinking
- Communication Skills
How to Assign the Modules in Your Course
Math Mindset & College Success modules are available as a free additional resource accessible through the ‘Edit Class Settings’ tab. Search ‘Math Success Toolkit’ and add the resource to your course. Once added, you can access the modules through your Course Packs or the question browser to assign them to your students.
Teaching a Corequisite course? You may already have these modules available in your Course Packs! The College Success and soon, Math Mindset modules are automatically included in most Corequisite courses and can be found with your Course Packs.
To learn more about these modules, contact your Cengage Sales Representative.