10 advantages a Knewton classroom has over the traditional classroom. What you thought you knew about online education is all about to change, and Knewton’s adaptive learning engine may be the biggest change of all.
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An online test prep company. The world’s most powerful adaptive learning engine. An educational platform, about to do a great amount of good. A second home to 35 extraordinarily talented people, working around the clock. We like to believe all those assertions are true. And we plan to use this blog as the enlightenment arm of our apparatus. Check in often for thoughts and opinions on subjects ranging from subject-pronoun agreement to remixed vocab quizzes… Read more
The word “adapt” has its roots in the Latin word aptare, meaning “to fit.” We think learning works best when it fits you specifically, the way shoes work best when they fit your feet. One on one, any competent teacher can customize the lesson to fit a student’s needs. But in groups, it can be difficult or impossible. Every classroom teacher faces the same challenge: Half the class is bored; the other half is struggling…. Read more