What Are the Benefits of Digital Learning Platforms?

learning, digital learning platforms, students, ebooks, textbooks, teachersStudents have used print textbooks for centuries, but in recent years higher education learning companies have made the concerted effort to shift from print materials to digital tools in the form of digital learning platforms. With this change, content has become more engaging and interactive, and the benefits are obvious.

Digital learning platforms include personalized learning technologies embedded around a digital textbook and can be customized by faculty to suit the needs of the specific class. They can be used on any device and involve quizzes, problems and games to keep students interested in the topic. Not only are digital learning platforms cheaper for students to purchase, but, when compared to lugging around textbooks, they are also much more convenient to use online.

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) recently hosted a webinar with faculty from California and Texas colleges in which they provided insight into their experiences with digital learning platforms. Here are some of the common themes from the discussions.

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