New adaptive tech tool for deeper learning

Arizona State University adopts platform for use in math courses beginning fall 2015.

adaptive-learningA new tool from McGraw-Hill Education aims to help college students and educators learn in an adaptive and personalized environment.

Connect Master is a personalized, complete course digital solution for college students and instructors. It provides an adaptive, immersive environment where students can show their work and get real-time feedback at every step of the problem-solving process, allowing for a deeper understanding of concepts beyond a single right or wrong answer, says the company.

Connect Master joins the company’s family of adaptive products including the LearnSmart suite and ALEKS.

“Preparing students for success in college and the workforce is our biggest priority, and one of the best ways to enable that success is to help students develop a conceptual understanding of what they’re learning in their courses,” said Philip Regier, university dean for educational initiatives at Arizona State University.

(Next page: Features of Connect Master)

Laura Ascione