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MindTap College Success for From Master Student to Master Employee 5th Edition

Dave Ellis

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Overview

MindTap® College Success for Ellis’ From Master Student to Master Employee, 5th Edition is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and the learning experience. Customize interactive syllabi, emphasize key topics, and add your own material. MindTap includes the College Success Factors Index, a personal success indicator; engagement activities featuring “One Minute with Dave Ellis” videos paired with discussion board prompts; chapter readings with embedded digital activities; and reflection activities with videos and writing prompts that ask students to apply chapter concepts.

Dave Ellis,

Dave Ellis is a leadership coach, author, educator, and philanthropist. He is a respected lecturer and electrifying workshop leader who has captivated audiences worldwide since first sharing his principles in 1979. Ellis got started in education in 1976, when he taught junior high school math. After getting a master's degree in mathematics, he taught computer science for six years at National American University, where he became assistant dean of student services. In 1979, he designed a course to improve student retention and then traveled the country for a decade conducting workshops for teachers on ways to improve student retention and test scores. He began training coaches in 1983 and started a public course for coaches in 1993. He puts into practice the principles he teaches, utilizing his remarkable system in his own life. His friends and colleagues often describe him as the happiest person they know with an amazingly wonderful life. He is president of Breakthrough Enterprises, a publishing and consulting company, as well as founder and president of The Brande Foundation, a nonprofit organization offering assistance to organizations working toward world sufficiency, environmental integrity, human rights, and personal transformation. Ellis has contributed millions of dollars to the work of his foundation and other organizations. You can visit Ellis' website at http://www.daveellisleadership.com. Ellis resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with his wife Trisha. They have four daughters and four grandchildren.
  • MindTap helps streamline your workflow with carefully curated content and a unique set of tools saving you valuable time in your course preparations. In addition, automatically grades assignments and quizzes while also providing students with instant feedback on their work.
  • Provide students with organizational and study tools designed to better manage their limited time, allowing them to complete assignments whenever and wherever they are ready to learn.
  • Save students money in their course materials with a single destination that reflects exactly what’s important to you, the instructor.
  • Track students in real time with the Progress app adjust the course as needed based analytics of interactivity in the course.
  • With the MindTap Mobile App, you can keep your students informed of assignments, course due dates, or any changes to your course while also arming them with on-the-go study tools like flashcards and quizzing.
  • Build and personalize your course by integrating your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more. Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class within the student view of the Progress App.
  • Engage students with course material specially customized for them by you streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface.
The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.

LEARNING PATH:
CSFI for From Master Student to Master Employee.
Introduction: From Master Student to Master Employee.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

1. First Steps.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

2. Character.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

3. Time.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

4. Memory.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

5. Reading.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

6. Notes.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

7. Tests.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

8. Creative and Critical Thinking.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

9. Communicating and Collaborating.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

10. Career and Money Management.
“Engagement Activity: One Minute with Dave Ellis.”
Reading with interactive versions of chapter activities.
“Reflection Activity” with video and writing prompt.

College Success Glossary.
MindTap
Each MindTap product offers the full, mobile-ready textbook combined with superior and proven learning tools at one affordable price. Students who purchase digital access can add a print option at any time when a print option is available for their course.

This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

Recommended and most popular

  • ISBN-10: 1305647173
  • ISBN-13: 9781305647176
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $76.00
  • RETAIL $76.00

Digital Access + Print — Flexible Value

Recommended and most popular

  • ISBN-10: 1305790146
  • ISBN-13: 9781305790148
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $97.25
  • RETAIL $128.95

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MindTap Instructors Speak on a Streamlined Workflow - Jonathan

Instructor Jonathan Varhola from Wright State University talks about how MindTap helps him streamline his workflow.

"MindTap's greatest strengths are the progress tracking and the ability to add [your own] materials that are gradable."

"I'm convinced that the higher course ratings and grades were, in large part, a result of students’ engagement. It was an unmitigated success."

"Almost across the board, students using MindTap improved on the main learning objectives of the class ...I've never seen any results like this."

"MindTap was very useful – it was easy to follow and everything was right there."

"I'm definitely more engaged because of MindTap."

"MindTap puts practice questions in a format that works well for me."

Cengage provides a range of supplements that are updated in coordination with the main title selection. For more information about these supplements, contact your Learning Consultant.

FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor Companion Website

ISBN: 9781305648876
Everything you need for your course in one place! This collection of book-specific lecture and class tools is available online via www.cengage.com/login. Access and download PowerPoint presentations, the instructor's manual, videos, and more.

Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero® Instant Access

ISBN: 9781305648890
Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero® is a flexible, online system that allows you to: import, edit, and manipulate content from the text's test bank or elsewhere, including your own favorite test questions; create multiple test versions in an instant; and deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom, or wherever you want.