Nevada State College moved to using EdReady as both an initial placement diagnostic (when an SAT or ACT score was not available) and as an independent-study remediation option for students to use before they arrived on campus.
Since its 2014 launch, NROC members have customized EdReady to support data-driven, personalized learning initiatives. EdReady differs from other personalized learning tools because its improvements are informed by and prioritized through community input.
Donna has been a trailblazer using EdReady to serve incoming students at Owensboro Community College in Kentucky in a variety of ways.
Watch our special webinar about EdReady, an open tool for personalized learning. EdReady, an open math and English readiness system, was designed to help students successfully prepare for college and career. Since its 2014 launch, members of NROC Network have customized EdReady to support data-driven, personalized learning initiatives. Member experiences across secondary, postsecondary, and adult[…]
Emily Hanford makes a case for why community colleges should rethink their one-score placement strategy. “Placing a majority of community college students into remedial classes based on a single, questionable test score is a relic of [an] outdated attitude toward higher education. Even the College Board, the company that makes the Accuplacer, says a test[…]