Developmental English

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Connect for English

A comprehensive and engaging digital program, Connect is designed to provide instructors and students with new, adaptable reading and writing skill-building resources crafted to actively engage students. Featuring custom reading and writing assignments, corresponding assessment opportunities, educators can easily track and assess their program’s learning outcomes. Discover Connect features below:

Connect for Developmental English Features

Adaptive Learning Assignment

Adaptive Learning Assignment in Connect provides your students with a learning experience that adapts to the unique needs of each learner through ongoing formative assessments, feedback and learning resources for topics tied directly to course outcomes. We’ve created a secure space for learning that balances intentional rigor with the freedom to allow students to make mistakes and learn from them without being penalized.


Available within Connect, SmartBook 2.0 personalizes learning to individual student needs, continually adapting to pinpoint knowledge gaps and focus learning on concepts requiring additional study. For instructors, SmartBook tracks student progress and provides insights that guide teaching strategies and advanced instruction, for a more dynamic class experience.

Power of Process

Students must demonstrate critical thinking skills by analyzing a reading selection and apply active reading and writing strategies.

Connect for English Titles

Connect Integrated Reading and Writing Online Access
1st Edition, By McGraw-Hill

Connect Writing 3.0 Online Access
3rd Edition, By McGraw-Hill

Connect Reading 3.0 Online Access
3rd Edition, By McGraw-Hill

Case Studies

Connect More than Doubles Pass Rate of Students and Brings Class Retention Rates to Nearly 100 Percent

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Register for a Free Online Workshop

Hosted by award-winning faculty from colleges and universities around the country, our digital workshops and webinars focus on winning classroom strategies, methods and the use of technology to drive student success in your class.

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Hear From Your Peers: Digital Faculty Consultants

Curious to know what your peers have to say about using McGraw-Hill products in the classroom? Meet our Digital Faculty Consultants: a network of passionate educators—just like you—who have experienced success in the classroom using our technology and products.

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Lisa Hoeffner

DFC for Developmental English
McLennan Community College, Waco TX

Self-Service Customization

McGraw-Hill Create™ is a simple and easy-to-use online service allowing instructors to customize their own course books. Material can be pulled from different sources to create textbooks and eBooks tailored to your course.

Create a book, then download a PDF version in minutes, or receive a free review copy in just a few days!

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Full Integration

McGraw-Hill Campus

Simple. Secure. Seamless.

McGraw-Hill Campus integrates all of your McGraw-Hill digital products with your school LMS for quick and easy access to best-in-class content and learning tools. Build an effective digital course, enroll students with ease and discover how powerful digital teaching can be.

Blackboard Integration

Two LMS Integration Services = One Solution.

McGraw-Hill Higher Education offers two pathways for LMS integration. McGraw-Hill Campus enables seamless access from any LMS in use to all of our content and learning platforms. Blackboard customers may also leverage the McGraw-Hill Connect and Create building block specific to their LMS for the tightest integration available today for Connect and Create users.