Absenteeism in the Virtual Classroom: The Struggle to Stay Connected

While we are certainly still navigating this new normal, we’ve come a long way in adjusting to online learning. Instructors have discovered how to best present information, administer tests, and keep the discussions lively and engaging. But in many cases, these instructors are also seeing a sharp decline in student attendance. It can be easy … Continue reading Absenteeism in the Virtual Classroom: The Struggle to Stay Connected

Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

Rguroo is a point-and-click statistical software that unleashes the power of R on the Cloud, making this powerful software available to instructors and students across the country. This user-friendly software includes features such as: Data cleaning & manipulation toolsEasy to use tools for creating & customizing plotsInteractive data visualizationData modeling & statistical inferenceSimulation suits & probability … Continue reading Behind the Scenes of Rguroo: An Interview with One of Its Creators

New Introduction to Psychology Content and Tools for Spring 2020

We hope you had a restful winter break! Below is a breakdown of new content, features, and tools from Hawkes to help you make the most out of the new term. New eBook The NEW Introduction to Psychology eBook has been released and added to your students’ accounts for FREE! This eBook will be included with … Continue reading New Introduction to Psychology Content and Tools for Spring 2020

Archiving your Grade Book after the term ends

If you’ve used Hawkes before, chances are you have one or two sections from a previous term still in your Grade Book. To ensure you have access to those former students' scores, we suggest you archive your Grade Book. Archiving your Grade Book essentially takes a snapshot of your students’ scores from the previous term. Here’s … Continue reading Archiving your Grade Book after the term ends

Tuesday Tip: Custom tab for your statistics students

As a helpful reminder, you can add a custom tab to your students' course so they can access key information right from their Hawkes account. For example, you can link to our free statistics companion website so they can access data sets, technology instructions, videos, and more with ease! In your Grade Book, navigate to … Continue reading Tuesday Tip: Custom tab for your statistics students