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

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

What’s New: October 7th, 2021

Hawkes has released a few key updates to improve your user experience. Watch the video below & read on to learn more about these changes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DtcA_aUaxc Assignments Tab Reordered We've grouped the 3 most used options (Lesson Due Dates, Curriculum & WebTests) together at the top of the Assignments tab for smoother course setup. Typically, … Continue reading What’s New: October 7th, 2021

Instructor Spotlight: Meet Dr. Jackie Jensen-Vallin

We are inspired by our Hawkes instructors and are eager to showcase their talent and compassion for their students. Recently, Victoria Kelly of the Customer Support Team chatted with Dr. Jackie Jensen-Vallin of Lamar University on her teaching style, thoughts on classroom technology, and a few fun activities she's been involved in over the summer! … Continue reading Instructor Spotlight: Meet Dr. Jackie Jensen-Vallin