Second Edition   ©2015

LaunchPad for Scientific American Environmental Science for a Changing World (6 Month Access)

Susan Karr , Jeneen InterlandI , Anne Houtman

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-7973-5; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-7973-0; Format: LaunchPad
Developed with extensive feedback from instructors and students, this new online course space offers:
  • Pre-built units for each chapter, curated by experienced educators, with media organized and ready to assign or customize to suit your course.
  • All resources for the text in one location, including an interactive e-book, LearningCurve adaptive quizzing (see below), optional chapters on resources, agriculture, and energy, instructor resources, and more.
  • Intuitive and useful analytics and gradebook that reveals how your class is doing individually and as a whole.
  • A streamlined interface that lets you create your entire course in minutes.

In a game-like format, LearningCurve adaptive and formative quizzing provides an effective way to get students involved in the coursework. It offers:

  • A unique learning path for each student, with quizzes shaped by each individual’s correct and incorrect answers.
  • A Personalized Study Plan, to guide students’ preparation for class and for exams.
  • Feedback for each question with live links to relevant e-book pages, guiding students to the reading they need to do to improve their areas of weakness.