With this technology, Cleveland Clinic's own curriculum is coupled with McGraw-Hill Education's clinical content and is delivered using McGraw-Hill Education's adaptive SmartBook technology. SmartBook is an adaptive software product designed to help students understand and retain course material by guiding each student through a personalized learning experience. The APRN and PA Fellowship provides APRNs and PAs with critical, on-the-job training, while also assisting them in the study of more than 50 core topics through highly intuitive, self-paced learning modules developed with McGraw-Hill Education.
"A core group of our APRNs worked with McGraw-Hill Education to develop course content, allowing us to offer engaging, technology-enabled learning solutions in new and innovative ways," said Kelly Hancock, DNP, RN, NE-BC and executive chief nursing officer, Cleveland Clinic. "Our nurse practitioners and physician assistants will receive a tailored experience, which will be based on their specific study needs and provide them with a more effective learning path."
Cleveland Clinic's Internal Medicine course will leverage McGraw-Hill Education's adaptive learning technologies to translate traditional learning methods into a highly interactive, personalized experience for each APRN and PA. The SmartBook uses research-driven, machine intelligence to weave together learning and assessment, resulting in a personalized learning pathway. It allows students to focus on the areas that are most important while reinforcing the areas requiring further study. It also provides students with the review they need, allowing faculty members to focus on clinical training.
"Our work with Cleveland Clinic in developing its Internal Medicine course is an example of the kind of relationships we're looking to build with institutions seeking innovative ways to educate professionals," said Mark Dorman, president of McGraw-Hill Education International & Professional. "It demonstrates the flexibility of our digital platforms, which can incorporate McGraw-Hill Education content together with subject material from others to deliver adaptive, personalized learning experiences."
McGraw-Hill Education delivers its SmartBook technology through its Learning Science Platforms group. The SmartBook technology is available to a wide range of corporations and institutions, which can create their own adaptive courses and personalized learning experiences to make learning more efficient and effective. For more information, go to http://www.mheducation.com/platforms.html.
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