Congreso CCITA-Latin American Conference

Share This:Next up for our Conference Round-Up Blog Series, is the Latin American Conference-CCITA. Alan Manley had the opportunity to attend our first ever international conference! Expanding into the Latin American Market has been an exciting adventure and one in which we are pleased to see come to fruition. WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE? Alan Manley, Senior Solutions… Read more »

First Day Back to School

Share This:Ah…here we are…it’s that time of year when we get to see everyone on their first day back to school. I have a love/hate relationship with the months of August and September. I mourn the loss of lazy summer days filled with watermelon, sprinklers, and mid-afternoon snow cone runs. As those days come to an… Read more »

Availability of Time- Key for CBE

Share This:Continuing in our twelve-part blog series designed to help students know if enrolling in a Competency Based Education (CBE) program is a good decision for them, today we visit “Availability of Time”. The twelve factors that will be explored are experience, motivation, availability of time, support, CBE program knowledge, educational background, technology skills, financial assistance,… Read more »

Motivation-Key for Competency Based Education

Share This:Continuing in our twelve-part blog series designed to help students know if enrolling in a Competency Based Education (CBE) program is a good decision for them, we visit “Motivation” today. The twelve factors that will be explored are experience, motivation, availability of time, support, CBE program knowledge, educational background, technology skills, financial assistance, reflective attributes,… Read more »

InstructureCon-Canvas Conference Round-Up

Share This:Next up for our Conference Round-Up Blog Series, we travel to beautiful and serene Keystone, Colorado. Andrew and Carol were the lucky ducks that got to represent our company at the InstructureCon-Canvas Conference. Self-described as “Kumbayawesome”, the event is an experience like no other. Surrounded by stunning greenery, mountains galore, and a giant panda (yes… Read more »

Experience-Key for Competency Based Education

Share This:Today we are beginning a twelve-part blog series designed to help students know if enrolling in a Competency Based Education (CBE) program is a good decision for them. The twelve factors that will be explored are experience, motivation, availability of time, support, CBE program knowledge, educational background, technology skills, financial assistance, reflective attributes, action… Read more »

Mississippi eLearning Retreat

Share This:Recently Dr. Dave Lees & Julie Owen traveled to Gulf Port, MS, for the Mississippi eLearning Association Retreat to visit with clients and discuss SmarterMeasure. It was a hot, sunny day but nice and cool inside the Hampton Inn & Suites! The annual meeting is a time for the distance learning leaders at all… Read more »

SmarterMeasure Announces Expansion

Share This:We are proud to announce our evolution into a multi-service assessment company. SmarterMeasure is now an assessment engine that powers assessments offered by SmarterServices including the Learning Readiness Indicator™, Math Readiness, Writing Readiness, and a Competency Based Education Readiness Indicator. The expansion will also include the ability to create custom assessments. Dr. Mac Adkins, CEO… Read more »

Student Success Increases Using Readiness Assessment

Share This:The University of North Georgia (UNG) Online was looking for a way to increase overall student success among online students. UNG Online implemented the Learning Readiness Indicator™ (LRI) as a means to measure student readiness for online learning for first-time undergraduate students. School officials used that data to connect students with the appropriate supports to remediate risk… Read more »

BbWorld Announcement 7 Days Away

Share This:The final countdown is on…just 7 days until our big announcement regarding the evolution of SmarterMeasure and our company, SmarterServices. Next Tuesday, we will honor our clients at a luncheon at BbWorld 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. We look forward to visiting with current clients and meeting new friends! Our message will be too… Read more »