5 Questions with Martin Holmes

5 Questions with Martin Holmes
June 24, 2020 |
What types of content does Area9 work with? Is there a specific subject that benefits most from adaptive learning? Adaptive learning is a very effective, solid approach for any subject or type of content. We have developed over 2000 products in partnership with our clients, covering areas such as advanced medical training, soft-skills training and [...]

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5 reasons to try out adaptive learning right now!

5 reasons to try out adaptive learning right now
April 24, 2020 |
The Covid-19 pandemic is affecting our life in all areas. For medical students, a great divide is becoming visible—some students are graduating early to serve on the front lines, while others are experiencing stress and uncertainty as a result of postponed Step 1 exams. Though this delay has an inevitable impact on academic progression, curricular [...]

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5 Questions with Jennifer Jing

5 Questions with Jennifer Jing
March 16, 2020 |
Can you tell us about yourself? My name is Jenn and I'm the product manager for Thieme | Area9 USMLE Step 1. I primarily work at the interface between the medical content and the adaptive product, ensuring that our high-quality Thieme content is leveraged efficiently by Area9's adaptive algorithm. I work with an international team [...]

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5 Questions with Dr. Khurram Jamil

January 6, 2020 |
What is adaptive learning? Adaptive learning is a computer-based teaching system that adapts in real-time to the needs of each learner. The system typically uses formative assessment, which is a question-based teaching technique, to assess the current cognitive state of the learner. The Qbank constantly adjusts and readjusts the lesson content and teaching approach. Creating [...]

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