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Macmillan Learning

What is Macmillan Learning?

Macmillan Learning offers deep content integration between its LaunchPad products and Canvas. This robust integration creates direct links from a Canvas course into the Macmillan LaunchPad environment.

From the Publisher

Macmillan Learning has become a dynamic force in the North American educational market by combining the strengths of several highly successful companies without sacrificing each member’s distinctive individual identity. Each company – Bedford/St. Martins, Hayden-McNeil, W.H. Freeman & Company, and Worth Publishers – boasts in its portfolio a number of landmark books, as well as innovative electronic and multimedia products, and each is known throughout the educational publishing world for superior text development and production.


  • Interactive Digital Content: Macmillan Learning provides interactive digital content that engages students and promotes active learning. This content often includes multimedia elements, such as videos, animations, simulations, and interactive exercises, to help students grasp complex concepts effectively.
  • Adaptive Learning Technology: Macmillan Learning utilizes adaptive learning technology to personalize the learning experience. This technology assesses students’ strengths and weaknesses, tailoring content and assessments to meet their individual needs. By adapting to each student’s progress, Macmillan Learning aims to optimize learning outcomes.
  • Analytics and Reporting Tools: Macmillan Learning offers analytics and reporting tools that provide valuable insights into student performance and engagement. Instructors can track students’ progress, identify areas where they may be struggling, and make data-driven decisions to improve teaching and learning strategies.
  • Collaborative Learning Features: Macmillan Learning emphasizes collaborative learning by incorporating features that facilitate student interaction and teamwork. These features may include discussion boards, group projects, peer review tools, and online collaboration spaces. By promoting collaboration, Macmillan Learning aims to foster a supportive and engaging learning environment.

LMS Integration

Macmillan Learning products integrate with Canvas. This integration allows for seamless access to course materials, assignments, grades, and other resources, streamlining the learning process for both students and instructors.

Macmillan Learning has already been whitelisted by UNF and is installed in Canvas. Faculty can enable the Macmillan feature by clicking on Settings > Navigation within their Canvas Course. All Macmillan users must have an account to access the material.

Useful Links

Macmillan Learning has an official support center with platform-specific helpful resources to include course creation and assignment management.


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