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Best practices for mobile-friendly courses

Mobile learning lets students benefit from interacting with their course content on the devices that they use to connect with every other aspect of their lives, nearly 24/7. This guide shares best practices to create mobile-friendly course material to improve your students’ engagement and participation.

News & Research

Technology Information

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Learn the latest on competency-based education

The competency-based education trend is gaining traction across the country. Stay in the loop on the self-paced, mastery-based higher education with these resources.

See the Ultra Course

See the Ultra Course in action

Find quick answers and tutorials about on topics how to use the Ultra experience for Learn, from “getting started” to “grading”—and everything in between. Our easy-to-follow tutorials will guide you every step of the way.


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