Is it correct that the CRC+ or College Readiness Course is bundled with my Ready to Work Courseware or Career Readiness Courseware 2.0 license? Yes, the College Readiness Courseware is included with the purchase of the Ready to Work Courseware or Career Readiness Courseware 2.0.
What new content will the CRC+ provide? The College Readiness Course offers instructional review and practice in five titles: Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Geometry, Reading, and Writing/English. This courseware is an excellent preparatory curriculum to help learners achieve foundational college readiness skills.
How do my learners begin using CRC+? Each module begins with a pretest introduction which is a one-page description of the pretest, Then learners take the pretest. If a learner earns 80% or higher on the pretest, the posttest introduction and posttest will be available. If not, learners will enter the course.
How many questions are on each pretest? The number of pretest questions varies depending upon the module.
Are the questions on the pretest and posttest randomly selected? No, the questions are the same each time.
When should I use CRC+? CRC+ is an excellent tool to review content in the various modules. The course provides definitions, examples and sample questions for practice.
May the learner revisit the courseware content if added review and practice is needed? Yes, the learner can re-enter the courseware as needed.
Is the learner permitted the opportunity to take the posttest more than once? Yes, a teacher/facilitator may reset the posttest to allow for additional testing. The student's highest test score is captured in the student's report data and ebadges and certificates earned accordingly.
How are ebadges earned in CRC+? There are five ebadges available in CRC+, one for each module of Pre-alegbra, Algebra, Geometry, Reading and Writing/English. The ebadges are earned when the learner scores an 80% or higher on either the pretest or the posttest.
How are certificates earned in CRC+? Learners can earn two certificates in CRC+: one for math and one for English/Language Arts. The math certificate is earned when all three ebadges are achieved in the math modules. The ELA certificate is earned when two ebadges are achieved in the ELA modules.
Do the learners have to take the pretest/posttest introduction for each module? yes, the scope and sequence of CRC+ is to take the pretest intro, pretest, course, posttest intro and then posttest. Each module must be done in this order unless the learner scores 80% or higher on the pretest.
Can the modules be done in any order? Yes, the learner can choose which module to study and do them in any order they would like. They may also re-enter each module for additional study.