While many schools had begun to use blended learning to increase on-task time for student learning and to allow for student choice and personalized learning options before the pandemic, COVID-19 has made providing instruction via digital learning environments a necessity. In a physical classroom, one can walk through the room and see signs of engagement, but how can we gauge engagement and promote it when providing instruction in a digital... Continue Reading →
ScootPad and SimplyAdaptive users, UPDATE: As of Sunday, November 15, 2020 - the scheduled maintenance has been completed. Platforms are up and running and all users may resume all tasks. Thank you. ACT is planning some scheduled integration maintenance to the ScootPad and SimplyAdaptive platforms this upcoming weekend. To be on the safe side, please... Continue Reading →
You already know about ACT’s great adaptive academic learning resources. You also know how Mosaic by ACT––formerly known as ScootPad––helps students grow in their math and English language arts skills. Mosaic by ACT is a comprehensive online learning solution that features these adaptive academic resources alongside research-backed social emotional learning resources and customizable learning and professional services to help you meet your students’ needs. ... Continue Reading →
Here for You Every learning story has moments of success––and challenge. For several years, ACT has been thinking about what we can do to help better serve students and educators through it all. It’s in those moments when the greatest opportunities arise to make an impact together. The moment is now! It’s a hard time for districts, teachers, and learners everywhere. Many schools, teachers,... Continue Reading →
The adaptive learning you love––now part of a comprehensive solution. At ACT, we’ve always known every learner’s story is unique. We also know the need for quality online learning tools is more pressing than ever. That’s why we’re excited to announce the next chapter in our learning story: ScootPad is now Mosaic by ACT! This means the great... Continue Reading →
We are pleased to announce the availability of 37,000 ACT Learning Resources as the school year has officially started for most students. The ScootPad Team understands that this school year will be unlike past years and will present unique challenges that we, as part of ACT, are prepared to address. In this post we will discuss how ACT Learning Resources fills the gap and solves for these challenges easily and efficiently.
Read our newest white paper on the Science driving ACT’s powerful personalized mastery learning platform. In this uncertain landscape of learning – ScootPad is facilitating effective student K-8 learning using personalized diagnostics, just-in-time enrichment, scaffolded supports, and automatic mastery assessment, each of which has a solid foundation backed by the science of learning. No matter... Continue Reading →
Summer may be drifting away, but these 5 steps will ensure your classroom is ready for a successful school year!
As the very unpredictable, new school year kicks off, here are some helpful action items (checklist) for you to ensure everyone is ready to hit the ground running with ScootPad!
Educators, by no means will the 20/21 School Year be "normal." In fact, "normal" is being redefined as we publish this. The COVID-19 Pandemic has wreaked havoc across the globe and everyone has been affected in some way. We are extremely sensitive to what this means for you when you return to school in the Fall. Check out the post to see how we can help.