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    Jones & Bartlett Learning Releases New White Paper on Shifting Perspectives on eBooks

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jan 22, 2015 3:02:29 PM

    Over the past several years, there has been a notable shift in attitudes among instructors and students towards digital products that enhance learning, especially eBooks. In our new white paper, we examine these shifting views to show that both instructors and students favor digital learning solutions, particularly the Jones & Bartlett Learning Navigate eFolio and interactive eBook available within Navigate 2. What’s more, through surveys and focus group research, we can demonstrate how Navigate products have increased student engagement and improved learning outcomes. Read the full white paper now.

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    Topics: eBooks, navigate, Navigate, Navigate 2, Navigate 2, Online Learning

    Jones & Bartlett Learning to Exhibit and Present at the ATI National Nurse Educator Summit

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Apr 11, 2014 12:52:22 PM

    Are you attending the ATI National Nurse Educator Summit in Orlando, FL next week? Starting on Monday, April 14, we'll be there displaying our latest nursing titles and demoing our brand new RN to BSN Online Curriculum Solution.

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    Topics: ATI National Nurse Educator Summit, navigate, nursing, nursing education, Online Learning, RN to BSN

    Pilot Studies Show Navigate eFolio: Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge Has a Positive Impact on Student Learning and Engagement

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Mar 13, 2014 3:43:38 PM

    In Fall 2013, we pilot tested Navigate eFolio: Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge with two instructors and their students at Darton State College and The University of Texas at Tyler. Both instructors and 65 students provided us with their feedback and experiences using the product. In addition, the instructors allowed us to link information about their students’ performance to access frequency so we could evaluate the relationship.

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    Topics: Darton State College, eBooks, navigate, Navigate, nursing, nursing informatics, The University of Texas at Tyler

    Instructor Survey Shows Changing Attitudes Towards Technology Learning Solutions

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 10, 2013 4:21:55 PM

    Recently, Jones & Bartlett Learning surveyed nearly 1,000 instructors about their courseware preferences and expectations. We wanted to learn more about the types of products that today’s instructors need in order to develop online learning solutions that best meet teaching and learning requirements. Encompassing 10 disciplines from both higher education and vocational education, the survey included instructors representing: Allied Health Professions, Automotive, Biological Science, Computer Science, Emergency Medical Services, Fire, Health Administration, Health Science, Nursing, and Public Health.

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    Topics: navigate, Navigate, Navigate Scenario, Online Learning, online learning solutions

    Principles of Cell Biology eBook Provides Students with Immediate Assessment of Comprehension Through Interactive Exercises

    Posted by Lindsay White on Oct 2, 2013 9:37:11 AM
    The Ideal Cell Biology Text is Now Available in an Easy-to-Use, Interactive eBook Format
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    Topics: Biology, eBooks, navigate, Navigate, Online Learning, Science

    The Ideal Astronomy Text is Now Available in an Easy-to-Use, Interactive eBook Format

    Posted by Lindsay White on Oct 1, 2013 2:13:18 PM
    Navigate eFolio: In Quest of the Universe provides immediate assessment of students' comprehension.
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    Topics: eBooks, navigate, Navigate, Online Learning, Science

    Don't Miss Upcoming Webinars on Navigate Scenario: GameScapes for Learn Psychology

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Sep 18, 2013 11:12:03 AM

    Would you like to immerse your psychology students in real-life experiential learning? Join us on Tuesday, September 24 at 11am EST or Wednesday, September 25 at 3pm EST to explore Navigate Scenario: GameScapes for Learn Psychology. It's a murder mystery for students to solve!

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    Topics: GameScapes for Learn Psychology. experiential lear, immersive learning, introduction to psychology, navigate, Navigate, Navigate Scenario

    Best-Selling Text, Delinquency in Society, Ninth Edition, is Now Available in an Interactive eBook Format

    Posted by Lindsay White on Sep 13, 2013 1:48:10 PM
    Navigate eFolio: Delinquency in Society increases student engagement and improves learning outcomes.
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    Topics: Criminal Justice, Delinquency, eBooks, navigate, Navigate

    New Report Outlines Essential "Pillars" of the Flipped Classroom

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 24, 2013 5:07:56 PM

    The shift away from solely lecture-based teaching combined with the widespread use of technology learning solutions is generating attention for the "flipped classroom." What's necessary in order to achieve a successful flipped classroom that encourages a student-centered approach to teaching while utilizing technology in a meaningful way? A recent Campus Technology article explores a new report on the "four pillars" of the flipped classroom:

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    Topics: flipped classroom, flipped learning, navigate, Navigate, Online Learning

    Hybrid Degree Programs on the Rise

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 10, 2013 5:33:13 PM

    The Boston Globe recently profiled the increase of hybrid programs in colleges and universities that blend online and traditional learning. According to Globe Correspondent Joan Axelrod-Contrada, in order to balance the demands of work, family, and finances,

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    Topics: blended learning, Boston Globe, hybrid learning, Ithaka S+R, navigate, Navigate, Online Learning

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