Contextualized Learning in Hawkes’ Precalculus Corequisite Course

Students in your corequisite course have most likely seen these lessons before—some even two or three times. Yet, it’s just not sticking, and students are feeling frustrated. What can you do? Contextualize the prerequisite content for your corequisite students. Updates to the Precalculus + Integrated Review courseware include new Making Connections and Looking Ahead sections in review lesson modules. These sections provide examples and … Continue reading Contextualized Learning in Hawkes’ Precalculus Corequisite Course

Reducing Algebra as a Calculus Pain Point

Time and time again, we hear from calculus professors across the country that one of the biggest issues in their classes is students remembering the building blocks of algebra. Here are a few suggestions to help ensure students have the basics mastered: Consider diagnostic testing. Identify students who have skill gaps, then provide them with supplemental … Continue reading Reducing Algebra as a Calculus Pain Point

Guided Notebook is the perfect supplement to Precalculus courseware

Written by Dr. Chris Schroeder, Morehead State University, the Precalculus Guided Notebook accompanies the Precalculus courseware to emphasize the importance of writing mathematics and taking thorough notes. View a FREE sample of Precalculus Guided Notebook. This guided notebook ensures students engage with the content as they follow along throughout the instructional “Learn” mode and videos within the … Continue reading Guided Notebook is the perfect supplement to Precalculus courseware