Successful Elements of Online Design from the Student and Professor Perspective As more courses migrate to online and hybrid deliveries, it is difficult to ascertain which elements could be useful in successful online delivery models. Having been both an online student and an online professor, Dr. Stephanie Schaefer has analyzed & researched which key components should be a part of every online design model to reduce cognitive overload and increase … Continue reading Successful Elements of Online Design from the Student and Professor Perspective

Setting Up Your Virtual Classroom Presentation ResourcesStart your 2022 semester off right! In this webinar by instructor Becki Streett of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, she will walk through an example of an interactive virtual classroom that can accommodate several scenarios such as hybrid classes, in-person classes that quickly need to go virtual, and individual students needing … Continue reading Setting Up Your Virtual Classroom

What’s New: December 16th, 2021

Hawkes has released a few key updates in preparation for the new year! Watch the video below & read on to learn more about these changes. Enhanced Permission Settings Course Administrators can now share sections between faculty! Sharing sections helps courses run more seamlessly, whether you're coordinating a co-led course or teaching a corequisite that requires multiple … Continue reading What’s New: December 16th, 2021

Meet the Authors of Algebra Foundations! Hawkes Learning is excited to announce the brand new Algebra Foundations textbook and software! Algebra Foundations is an introductory-level text designed to ease students into foundational math concepts, teaching through examples and formatted to encourage active learning and knowledge retention. Join the authors, Ginny Crisonino and Stephen L. Slavin, as they introduce their new … Continue reading Meet the Authors of Algebra Foundations!

Spread the Holiday Cheer with These Free Zoom Backgrounds!

'Tis the season! Bring a little holly jolly to your online classes with these FREE downloadable backgrounds for Zoom—perfect for a festive semester sendoff! Need a quick tutorial or refresher on updating your Zoom background? Check out the video here. Have a safe & happy holiday season, and a restful winter break! Download Evergreen Background Download Lights Background … Continue reading Spread the Holiday Cheer with These Free Zoom Backgrounds!