Category Archives: CourseSmart

CourseSmart Introduces "Engagement Index" to Track Student Progress

Did you see today’s New York Times article about the new CourseSmart initiative to track student progress in digital textbooks? In “Teacher Knows if You’ve Done the E-Reading,” David Streitfeld explains that eight colleges, including Clemson University, Central Carolina Technical … Continue reading

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CourseSmart Launches Reporting Tool for eBooks

Online learning tools are becoming more plentiful and easier for students to use. Now, instructors can benefit more by tracking their students’ reading habits in adopted eBooks. CourseSmart, a leading Educational Services Platform and the world’s largest provider of digital … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning & Apple

Late last week Apple announced the launch of a number of new tools, technologies, and publishing partnerships aimed at speeding the delivery of interactive eTextbooks for the iPad to the marketplace. Most notably, the company detailed an expanded eBook content … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Makes Alternate Formats Available

For the many students that are interested in reading their textbook on the iPad, Amazon Kindle or other types of mobile devices, Jones & Bartlett is pleased to announce that we are vastly expanding our library of titles that will … Continue reading

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New Releases in CourseSmart: Science, Math, Criminal Justice

New in CourseSmart for Science: Pommerville, Alcamo’s Fundamentals of Microbiology, 9e (http://www.coursesmart.com/9780763798383) Provides nursing and allied health students with a firm foundation in microbiology, with an emphasis on human disease. Chiras, Human Biology, 7e (http://coursesmart.com/9781449634902) Discusses the scientific process in … Continue reading

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