Funding

NobleStream will fund five paid pilots at $1000 per course with an average enrollment of 250 students. The NobleStream Grant Fund is intended to compensate the faculty and for time onboarding and measuring success rates. Course areas: Biology, Psychology, English, Management and Student Success. NobleStream will consider subjects outside the targeted course
areas in General Education.

 

Measuring Outcomes:

 

The goal is to demonstrate improved outcomes associated with increased access to course materials and a better understanding of at-risk behaviors through learning analytics. Outcomes will be measured through several instruments: faculty journals, student surveys and other student engagement metrics.

Timeline:

Training and Development – Spring  2017

Pilot Courses Taught - Summer/Fall 2017

Report and Feedback – Fall 2017

NobleStream  is inviting faculty and institutions who are interested in participating to preliminary discussions and courseware demonstrations for General Education. Participating faculty will receive credentials and access to courseware and stage to training and onboarding in preparation for the Summer/Fall 2017 semester.

 

Course and Provider Information for designated Grant Courses

 

DisciplineCourseProviderLearn moreCost
ScienceBiologyLRNRhttp://noblestream.com/solutions/#partners/lrnr$35
DescriptionA student owned personalized experience in Physics, Biology and Social Sciences
DisciplineCourseProviderLearn moreCost
Social Science
PsychologypanOpenhttp://noblestream.com/solutions/#partners/fulcrum-labs$50
DescriptionHighly Visual Mastery Based Courseware in History, Econ, Psych and Math
DisciplineCourseProviderLearn moreCost
HumanitiesEnglish CompositionMindEdge$45
DescriptionInteractive Web Texts for Business, Humanities and Social Sciences
DisciplineCourseProviderLearn moreCost
Business
ManagementMindEdgehttp://noblestream.com/solutions/#partners/mindedge-learning$50
DescriptionHighly Visual Mastery Based Courseware in History, Econ, Psych and Math
DisciplineCourseProviderLearn moreCost
Social Science
Student SuccessFULCRUMhttp://noblestream.com/solutions/#partners/fulcrum-labs$50
DescriptionHighly Visual Mastery Based Courseware in History, Econ, Psych and Math
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The NobleStream Affordable Courseware Grant Program:

Open Educational Resources and Adaptive Learning

 

NobleStream represents a portfolio of best-in-class educational solutions companies, including multiple Gates Grant recipients. We collaborate with key stakeholders at institutions across the country, working to confront some of today’s most critical issues in education. We help assess each institution’s unique challenges, connect them to a suite of technology solutions, and then see it through to a successful and seamless implementation. Learn more at NobleStream.com.

 

NobleStream has developed a grant program to assist institutions in exploring alternative low-cost courseware solutions with the intent to improve and measure student outcomes, and to explore digital courseware designed to support new teaching methodologies such as the flipped classroom.

 

Faculty interested in participating in the NobleStream Grant Program

can contact peter@noblestream.com

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