A Complete Solution for Teaching Astronomy
Why you should consider Expert TA’s Astronomy Platform
Available for Spring 2020 – Limited Release
- Test Bank: Developed by Astronomy’s lead author Andrew Fraknoi, these multiple-choice questions go beyond fact memorization by encouraging students to apply their understanding of the material. Expert TA is the only platform providing automatically graded versions of this test bank.
- Alignment with the Book: In addition, Expert TA has partnered with Andrew Fraknoi to develop a collection of enhanced assessments that will be designed specifically to work with the scope and sequence of Openstax Astronomy.
- Cost: Free for instructors and just $35 per semester per student.
Enhanced Astronomy – Full Release Fall 2020
The enhanced materials are being made available as they are developed, with the full collection set to be available for fall 2020.
- Advanced Graphical Question Types: drag-and-drop labeling, ranking, sorting, etc.
- Interactive Chapter Summaries: We all want students to read the book. You can now incentivize students with these assignable interactive problems.
- Figuring for Yourself: For instructors who want students to experience astronomy with calculations, Expert TA ensures the majority of problems that involve solving for a numeric have at least one randomized variable. This includes additional numerical problems not in the book.