Pearson Extends Partnership With Knowledge Factor
Factor has extended its partnership with Pearson
provide the software underlying the Dynamic Study Modules for the MyLab
Since 2012, Knowledge Factor has provided its
software that allows educators to continuously assess individual
performance and activities with MyLab & Mastering's collection of
homework, tutorial and assessment technologies. With the new agreement,
continue to provide the software that drives the Dynamic Study Modules
higher education institutions.
"We know that the future of learning is in digital
and are excited to continue our collaboration with Pearson to further
student achievement," said Knowledge Factor CEO Bob Burgin.
MyLab & Mastering — available via Web, tablet or
device — offers data-driven guidance in real time that helps students
course material and understand difficult concepts. Knowledge Factor's
Study Modules provide the real-time analytics to educators so that they
the information they need to personalize content that targets a
strengths and weaknesses.
The Dynamic Study Modules are based on scientific
findings in neurobiology
and cognitive psychology, incorporating techniques intended to speed
Michael Hart is a Los Angeles-based freelance writer and the former executive editor of THE Journal.