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. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LCfK56WHuk 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!

https://youtu.be/cdtfGrPKiNA 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!

5 Ways to Get the Most Out of All Student Scores Report

The All Student Scores Report, located on the Reports tab, provides several functions to help you monitor your students' progress throughout your course. Think of it as a one-stop hub where you can view grade information on assignments, edit grades, review assignments, and check student login history to ensure that they are keeping up with their … Continue reading 5 Ways to Get the Most Out of All Student Scores Report

7 Benefits of Mastery-Based Learning

To summarize, mastery-based (or competency-based) courses measure progression based on a set of explicit learning outcomes, placing emphasis on knowledge demonstration rather than spending a set amount of time on each lesson. This approach lends itself to deeper understanding of course content since students are encouraged to actively participate in the learning process, leading to … Continue reading 7 Benefits of Mastery-Based Learning