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2014-09-03 08:41:17

Recent WebAssign survey assesses student learning preferences and reinforces WebAssign as an effective tool for student success RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a leading provider of online instructional tools for faculty and students, today announced survey results demonstrating a growing preference for online testing. Students who previously tested in WebAssign prefer this method to paper testing. Student responses also indicate that WebAssign is perceived to be...

2014-08-05 08:29:41

Free collection of WebAssign question sets, labs, and quizzes now available for select textbooks RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a leading provider of online instructional tools for faculty and students, today announced the introduction of Course Packs, a collection of ready-to-go assignments in WebAssign created specifically for select textbooks. Available for free to WebAssign users, Course Packs provide instructors with the ability to quickly create a new...

2014-04-08 12:36:03

RALEIGH, N.C., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a benefit company dedicated to enhancing education, today announced the appointment of Dr. Barbara Illowsky to its board of directors. Dr. Illowsky joins a select group of business leaders in the technology industry and academic faculty members who work to uphold WebAssign's mission to provide high-quality online instructional solutions that enrich the teaching and learning experience....

2014-01-14 12:24:39

WebAssign's feature-rich online homework management system adds bestselling mathematics textbooks to its content collection RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, the leading provider of online instructional tools for faculty and students, announced today the addition of two new mathematics titles to its extensive content collection. Calculus, First Edition by Michael Sullivan and Kathleen Miranda and The Basic Practice of Statistics, Sixth Edition by David Moore,...

2014-01-09 12:29:07

RALEIGH, N.C., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WebAssign, a benefit company dedicated to enhancing education, today announced the appointment of Jack Y. Narayan, Ph.D. as Chief Academic Officer for WebAssign. In joining WebAssign's executive team, Dr. Narayan will represent the academic community regarding such topics as trends in education technology and evolving teaching models. The CAO role aligns with WebAssign's deep connection with its faculty customers and company mission to...


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