Happy Halloween from SmarterServices

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Conference Time-Hitting the Road

Share This:As we enter the last quarter of 2016, it’s time to gear up for one last conference travel stretch. We will soon be hitting the road and are looking forward to seeing you along the way. Take a look at our travel schedule and let us know if you’ll be in the same city… Read more »

TRIO Students-Measuring Readiness Webinar

Share This:The Federal TRiO Programs (TRiO) are federal outreach and student services programs in the United States designed to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. They are administered, funded, and implemented by the United States Department of Education. Join us for the “Measuring Learning Readiness for TRiO Students” complementary webinar. We will acknowledge what… Read more »

Program Knowledge – 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 “Support”. 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 »

Devan Flowers Joins the Team

Share This:We are excited to introduce our newest team member, Devan Flowers. He will be taking on the role of an Account Manager/Implementation Specialist. Devan was born and raised  in Brundidge, Alabama. He received a Bachelors degree from Auburn University Montgomery and Masters degree in Post-Secondary Education from Troy University Montgomery. Devan’s work experience includes advocacy for adult… Read more »

Competency Based Education Webinar

Share This:Over the past several weeks, we’ve been spotlighting “A Dozen Things You Need to Know Before Considering CBE” on the blog. Nearing the end of the blog series, we are offering a webinar that will be of value to any school interested in learning more about Competency Based Education. Has the topic of CBE… Read more »

Student Support – 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 “Support”. 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 »

Some Work & Some Play in Grand Rapids, MI

Share This:Recently some of our team members from the home office in Prattville, AL, visited our development office in Grand Rapids, MI. It was a welcomed change of pace from the southern heat and humidity! Greeted by our CTO, Jason Fill, who makes his home in the city, we enjoyed a relaxing cook-out and were… Read more »

NCTA Conference Round-Up

Share This:Next up for our Conference Round-Up Blog Series, we travel to Seattle, WA for the NCTA conference “Ever Changing Landscapes in Testing” and hear from project manager, Andrew Davis.  Q. What can you tell me about the people of NCTA? As usual, spending time with my NCTA colleagues was a pleasure. This group has really… Read more »

Improving Student Success with SmarterMeasure

Share This:Recently we announced our plans to help improve student success in our partnership with The California Community Colleges (CCC) Online Education Initiative (OEI). We are excited and honored to be serving all 113 colleges with the Learning Readiness Indicator (LRI) assessment via the SmarterMeasure assessment engine. The LRI assessment measures non-cognitive skills and provides resources… Read more »