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The Test Bank allows instructors to easily view, select, modify, and assign questions for student practice or higher stakes assessment. To see more information on creating new quizzes and selecting questions from the Test Bank, visit the help article Adding a New Quiz to a LaunchPad Unit. For video instructions, please click on the image below.…
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Suzanne McCormack
Blatantly ignoring the students’ eye-rolls and sighs, I assign one or two full-length novels or memoirs per semester in my introductory-level history courses. This week I would like to offer suggestions for books that have worked particularly well in my classes even when students’ initial reactions have been lukewarm at best. Here are my top… (Show more)
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Barbara Wallraff
  A friend of mine, Jim, is a successful SAT/ACT tutor who’s been in the business for some time. In a typical year, he tells me, several of his tutees get an 800 on the SAT’s reading and writing section. Now that your fall composition courses are in full swing, you may find useful—and possibly surprising—his perspective on things that affect many… (Show more)
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lindsey jin
I got kicked out of sapling and cannot get logged back in unless I complete my registration though an email I received. However, the email I typed in was incorrect so I cannot access the email to complete the registration. It then said to create a new account if the email was incorrect, so I did but then it is making me pay again. How do I get… (Show more)
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William Bradley
This post originally appeared on the blog on 2/10/12         I read Lorraine Berry’s Salon article, “Dear Female Students: Stop Writing about Men,” with great interest.  She gives good advice that all college students ought to hear: You’re not defined by your relationships; you are more than who you choose to date; a breakup is not the most… (Show more)
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Note: Right click or SHIFT + F10 on the title of an article to open it in a new tab. Get student access I'm having trouble finding my instructor's course. What can I do? Access Code FAQs How do I know when my free trial access will expire? How do I convert free trial access to full access? I've forgotten my username/password. What do I do?…
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Note: Right click or SHIFT + F10 on the title of an article to open it in a new tab. Get student access I'm having trouble finding my instructor's course. What can I do? Access Code FAQs How do I know when my free trial access will expire? How do I convert free trial access to full access? I've forgotten my username/password. What do I do?…
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Note: Right click or SHIFT + F10 on the title of an article to open it in a new tab.  For more topics, see the following: LaunchPad Table of Contents for Instructors Part 1: Getting Started LaunchPad Table of Contents for Instructors Part 2: Assignments and Quizzes LaunchPad Table of Contents for Instructors Part 3: Homework, Video…
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Alyssa abraham
Hi, my free trial for FlipIt Econ has now expired. I purchased a 6 month access code from my Universitys bookstore which to redeem you go to the bookstores website and go through the steps, which I did. It then sends a Book code for payment to your email, which I received, however when I type in the code to redeem it says Error. I'm not sure why… (Show more)
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While LaunchPad does not have a native text-to-speech feature, you can use browser or operating system accessibility features while working in LaunchPad. Here is more information: Google Chrome Read Aloud Chrome Speak Firefox Text to Voice MacOS VoiceOver  
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