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Aug 14th, 2012 | By
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Earn College Credit for What You Already Know!

Aug 10th, 2012 | By

Four ways to earn credit through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is the process of earning college credit from learning you’ve developed in your work, training, volunteer experiences, self-directed learning projects, and personal life. Credit is not granted for experience but for the college-level learning that is documented. At Lewis University, up to 30 credits of PLA may be awarded and includes: Proficiency exams (CLEP, DSST, AP) Professional training, certifications, and licenses PLA portfolio for University Studies (elective credit) PLA for a Lewis Course Prior Learning Assessment at Lewis University provides a system for working with adult students ( age 24 and up) if they are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program offered by the four Colleges or in an accelerated undergraduate program delivered through the School for Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE).   Why PLA? Save time By participating in PLA, a student who studies at
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E-Textbooks…An Option for Your course? Check Here!

May 31st, 2012 | By
Digital Textbooks

Are you using e-textbooks for class?  If so, you already know they are a less expensive option for students.  Currently, the Lewis University Bookstore (Follett) uses a digital textbook service called CafeScribe.  Digital textbooks can be purchased just like regular texts, but often at a savings of up to 60%.  They can also still be
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Using an iPad to Support Adult Learning

May 18th, 2012 | By
iPad pic taken from apple website

Dr. Lesley Page, Assistant Professor of the Organizational Leadership master’s program at Lewis University shares her thoughts on using an IPad.           Photo taken from What I Like… I do notice that more and more students are using tablets or e-readers for their class reading (e.g., textbooks).  Many express this
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Real Time Tutoring Online

Jan 1st, 2012 | By