• Hiding Your Assignments + Preparing for 2018

    After we had the new design release this summer, we had a number of customers ask us if we could add an option to hide the 'Upcoming Assignments and Events' box. Voila! That functionality is now available, and it work...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Splitting the Assignment

    As Sapling Learning Client Success Specialists collaborate with instructors to configure their online homework, one question we are often asked is how to split an assignment. An instructor may want to create practice ...
    Mark Collins
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  • iClicker is now integrated with Sapling Learning

    We now have a basic iClicker integration with Sapling Learning. This means that you can have your students’ cumulative iClicker Reef grade appear within the Sapling gradebook. It's very simple: you can add ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Awesome News about Sapling Student Support

    We are very happy to announce that Sapling Learning Student Support now includes phone and chat options through our customer support team in Duluth, MN.   You can see evidence of this by going to the Student Sup...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Suspicious eMails: Do Not Open

    Please note that you may have received several e-mails from a Macmillan Learning employee attempting to share a Google document with you.   Please delete these e-mails immediately. Additionally do not click on th...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Want to Learn More about iClicker or REEF?

    I just found out that the i>Clicker / REEF team keeps all their webinars archived here, including the most recent one on The Mobile Conundrum: Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom with professors Allis...
    Becky Anderson
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  • The Mobile Conundrum: Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom

    Check out this new webinar from our colleagues at i>Clicker / REEF Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM ET   Smart devices and laptops are an essential part of our day-to-day live...
    Becky Anderson
    created by Becky Anderson
  • New Support Community

    Starting in mid-April, the help pages and customer support form that you’ve been using will transition to our new Digital Product Support Community--which is contained within this site. In this new community, yo...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Tech Ed Week 2017

    From June 26-28, 2017, we are going to bring in a select group of faculty members who are successfully using our technology (Sapling Learning, FlipIt, Late Nite Labs, WriterKey, LaunchPad, LaunchPad Solo, LearningCurv...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Lift Off (and the Impact of Instructors)

    Yesterday I had the privilege of listening to Donovan Livingston do a live version of his spoken word poem "Lift Off" that garnered so much attention from the Harvard Graduate School of Education's Convocation last ye...
    Becky Anderson
    created by Becky Anderson
  • New Content in Sapling Chemistry Courses

    Sapling Learning is committed to updating and improving content in all disciplines we offer. Since we often get questions on 'what's new?' this post will answer that question in Chemistry.  Any system is only as ...
    Scott Guile
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  • Ben Pierce's Comments on Sapling

      I used the Sapling online genetics homework system in my class in the fall of 2016. I was greatly impressed with the system—it provides excellent problems, superior feedback to students, great analytics ...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Upcoming Maintenance

    On Saturday, January 14th, from 6 AM until 8 AM Central, Sapling Learning will be down for maintenance. During this time, neither you nor your students will be able to access Sapling Learning. Please alert your studen...
    Becky Anderson
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  • New Sapling Content In Economics

    Sapling is dedicated to continually be adding and improving content. It is a core strength of the software. We have this new content in Principles of Economics 900 NEW questions added in the past 2 years. 4 NEW Ec...
    Scott Guile
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  • New Life Sciences Questions in Sapling

    Sapling is consistently committed to improving and releasing new content in all disciplines. Constant improvement is built into the process. In Life Sciences    Number of new/updated questions in the past tw...
    Scott Guile
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  • How Do We Find a Client Success Specialist

    The Macmillan Learning Client Success Specialist role is a unique role that requires a unique skillset. When hiring a new Client Success Specialist, there are three main questions we ask. 1. Is the candidate a subject...
    Amanda Pollard
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  • Sapling Wins Innovation Award!

    Congratulations to Professor Donna McGregor and Professor Pam Mills of Lehman College (CUNY) in New York for winning an Innovation award! Donna and Pam were recently awarded the Online Learning Consortium's Innovation...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Turning digital distractions into a resource for your classroom

    Do you get frustrated by computers, tablets, and phones in your class? Do you feel that students are not paying attention to the material you carefully crafted? In a recent conversations with a few intro biology instr...
    Mark Collins
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  • New Travel Grant Program

    We want to help you get to those great conferences and talk about the success you’re having with Macmillan! With Macmillan's Travel Grant Program, you, as college or university instructors, can apply for g...
    Becky Anderson
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  • Is the Registrar Asking for Final Grades for Your Course?

    Are you getting emails from the registrar reminding you to submit course grades? Maybe you are looking to calculate the final grades for your students or download their homework scores? Or maybe some students in your ...
    Mark Collins
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