Learn how MyLab Business Statistics can help you reach every student

MyLab Business Statistics is the online learning platform that combines trusted author content with digital tools to help you personalize learning experiences and improve results for each student.

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Help students analyze and interpret data

StatCrunch

StatCrunch, a powerful, web-based statistical software, is integrated into MyLab so students can quickly and easily analyze data sets from their text and exercises. In addition, MyLab includes access to StatCrunch.com, the full web-based program where users can access tens of thousands of shared data sets, create and conduct online surveys, interact with a full library of applets, and perform complex analyses using the powerful statistical software. Learn more about StatCrunch.

  • StatCrunch Projects provide opportunities for students to analyze big data, practice statistical thinking, and make data-informed decisions. Each project consists of a series of questions about a large data set to provide a deeper dive on business statistics topics.
  • For those using other statistical software programs, MyLab makes learning and using a variety of software programs as seamless and intuitive as possible. Download data sets from the text and MyLab Business Statistics exercises directly into Excel®. Students can also access instructional support tools including tutorial videos, study cards, and manuals for a variety of statistical software programs including StatCrunch, Excel, Minitab, JMP, R, SPSS, and TI 83/84 calculators.

Enjoy hands-off grading

Excel Projects

Using proven, field-tested technology, auto-graded Excel Projects let you seamlessly integrate Microsoft® Excel® content into your course without having to manually grade spreadsheets. Students can practice important statistical skills in Excel, helping them master key concepts and gain proficiency with the program.

They simply download a spreadsheet, work live on a statistics problem in Excel, and then upload that file back into MyLab. Within minutes, they receive a report that provides personalized, detailed feedback to pinpoint where they went wrong in the problem.

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Promote conceptual understanding

Successful students have the ability to apply their knowledge to new situations and contexts. Making connections with statistical concepts helps students internalize difficult ideas needed for success in current and future courses. Assignable questions in MyLab also encourage student discussion.

  • The Conceptual Question Library offers over 1,000 conceptual-based questions to help students internalize concepts, make interpretations, and think critically about statistics.
  • Twenty-four StatTalk Videos, hosted by fun-loving statistician Andrew Vickers, demonstrate important statistical concepts through interesting stories and real-life events. Videos include assessment questions and an instructor’s guide.
  • Business Insight Videos show how managers at top companies use statistics in their everyday work.

Give every student a voice

Learning Catalytics™

With Learning Catalytics, you’ll hear from every student when it matters most.

You pose a variety of questions that help students recall ideas, apply concepts, and develop critical-thinking skills. Your students respond using their own smartphones, tablets, or laptops.

You can monitor responses with real-time analytics and find out what your students do — and don’t — understand. Then, you can adjust your teaching accordingly, and even facilitate peer-to-peer learning, helping students stay motivated and engaged.

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Link from your LMS to MyLab Statistics

Link from your LMS to MyLab Statistics

Learning Management System (LMS) Integration

You can now link from Blackboard Learn, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, or Moodle to MyLab Business Statistics. Access assignments, rosters, and resources, and synchronize grades with your LMS gradebook.

For students, single sign-on provides access to all the personalized learning resources that make studying more efficient and effective.

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Additional Features

A powerful homework and test manager

You can choose from hundreds of exercises available for your specific course, and can even choose exercises from a different book to provide an almost limitless number of available exercises. You can create, import, and manage online homework assignments, quizzes, and tests — or start with "Ready to Go" assignments — all of which are automatically graded, allowing you to spend less time grading, and more time teaching!

Comprehensive online course content

Filled with a wealth of content, MyLab is tightly integrated with the author approach of your choosing, but you can also easily add, remove, or modify existing instructional material. You can also add your own course materials to suit the needs of your students or department. In short, MyLab lets you teach exactly as you'd like.

Easily scalable and shareable content

MyLab lets you manage multiple class sections, and other instructors can copy your settings so a standardized syllabus can be maintained across your department. If you've spent time customizing your MyLab course and want to use the same course next semester, you can copy your existing course, preserve all your customizations, and share with other instructors.

Pearson eText: access anytime, anywhere

The complete eText is available to students in MyLab Business Statistics for the lifetime of the edition. Students have unlimited access to the eText within any course that uses that edition of the textbook. An accessible version of the eText is also available in MyLab Business Statistics courses. 

Pearson eText is a simple-to-use, personalized reading experience available within MyLab. Students can use their computer or the mobile app to easily highlight and take notes all in one place — even when offline. Seamlessly integrated videos and rich media* give students access to the help they need, when they need it. You can also share your own notes with students so they see the connection between their reading and what they learn in class.

*Available with select titles.

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