Connect for Microbiology
A proven tool to help students earn better grades and instructors optimize their time and energy, Connect for Microbiology enables instructors to seamlessly create and auto-grade assignments correlated to learning objectives. Adaptive technology offers students immediate, detailed feedback on their work, allowing them to focus on areas where they need improvement. Explore features available within Connect:What is Connect?
Connect for Microbiology Features
Connect strengthens the link between faculty, students and coursework. Watch to learn more.
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.
Connect Insight offers easy-to-use visual displays of student performance and gradebook data. Quickly track performance across your entire section, all of your assignments, or drill in to find data insights for a specific class, individual student, or particular assignment.
Save time and gain student insights. Connect provides customizable reports on student performance, learning outcomes, at-risk students, and integrates easily with LMS gradebooks.
Tegrity is a video capture and remote proctoring solution available within Connect that drives student engagement in traditional, flipped, hybrid, or fully online courses.
As a learning science company, we create content that builds up higher-order thinking skills. Within McGraw-Hill Connect®, we tag it accordingly so you can filter your search, assign it, and receive reporting on it. These content asset types can be associated with one or more levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy.
Connect for Microbiology Titles
by Joanne Willey, Kathee Sandman, and Dorothy Wood
Connect Online Access for Microbiology Fundamentals: A Clinical Approach
by Kelly Cowan and Heidi Smith
by Denise Anderson, Sarah Salm, and Mira Beins Connect Online Access for Microbiology: A Systems Approach
by Kelly Cowan and Heidi Smith
Connect Online Access for Foundations in Microbiology
by Barry Chess and Kathleen Talaro
Connect Online Access for Benson’s Microbiological Applications: Laboratory Manual in General Microbiology
by Heidi Smith
Connect Virtual Labs for Microbiology
- Virtual Labs: To the Rescue and Beyond…
- Engage Your Microbiology Students with Real Life Applications using Relevancy Modules
- Microbiology - University of Central Florida
- Epidemiology for a Pandemic - Lecture in a Box
- How to Implement LearnSmart Prep for Microbiology
- Why do we use the ASM Curriculum Guidelines?
- McGraw-Hill: Our Culture Makes a Difference Grow Microbiology, Episode 24
- Do these Three Things and See your Students Succeed, Grow Microbiology, Episode 3
- From Flipping the Classroom, Teaching Tips to ANTHRAX, Grow Microbiology, Episode 15
- Digital Solution Leads to Increase of Two Letter Grades on Exams
- Allergic to Online? Two Instructors make it simple with advice to teaching online.
- What’s new in Non-Majors Microbiology in 2020?
- A growing number of students take Microbiology at a community college and will struggle with the science.
- Tips: How to Rock Every Microbiology Lecture!, Grow Microbiology, Episode 12
- Microbiology Read Anywhere Best Practice
- McGraw-Hill Connect Increases Retention Rates and Improves Student Success
- Things to consider when developing a course
Grow Microbiology Podcast
An audio podcast series dedicated to the sharing of ideas, best practices, teaching tips, educational solutions, and other exciting topics in Microbiology.
- Do these three things and see your students succeed!
- Motivate Students with Active Learning
- Be Inspired to Prepare your Unprepared Students
If you would like to appear on the Grow Microbiology podcast or have show inquiries, contact Valerie Kramer at:
valerie.kramer@mheducaiton or cell 563-580-3828.
The "Gold Standard" in Lab Manuals
Benson's Microbiological Applications is now available in its 14th edition.
Available in Two Versions
Concise — An abbreviated version of the complete manual containing 60 of the 75 laboratory exercises.
Complete — Looking for an extended manual? The Complete Lab Manual offers 75 exercises.
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iTeach Microbiology, our web community, enables you to share, network and coordinate your efforts in a group setting. Join iTeach to communicate with your peers and discuss the most current topics in the media.Join Now!
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Hear From Your Peers: Digital Faculty Consultants
Dorothy earned her Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Pathology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2000. She was Assistant Professor of Biology at North Carolina Central University from 2001 – 2004 before making the switch to the North Carolina Community College system. Dorothy has taught a variety of classes throughout her teaching career, including general biology, microbiology, pathophysiology, biotechnology and bacteriology. Dorothy is the science coordinator at Durham Technical Community College’s satellite campus in Hillsborough, NC and is a mentor for Duke University’s ‘Preparing Future Faculty’ program. In addition to teaching science, Dorothy is a regular presenter at the UNC Chapel Hill School of Government on health and wellness issues.
Durham Tech Community College
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