Training

The Calibration Process
Overview Membean is personalized to each student from the very first time they log in. Calibration is a simple yet accurate process that allows us to measure the student's vocabulary size and select a word set just for them. This ...
New Words During Training
Overview This article will help you understand when students receive a new word during training and the factors that affect the pace of new words. Membean's Adaptive Reinforcement Engine Our Adaptive Reinforcement Engine continu...
Modifying Student Training Preferences
Overview Membean offers a variety of preferences that you can adjust for individual students, or in bulk, to help them get the most out of their training. This article will show you how to modify student training preferences.  Step 1:...
Giving Students Extended Time
Overview The Extended Time preference gives students more time to answer questions during training and on quizzes. This article will show you how to give students additional time. Step 1: Edit Student Preferences From the Students ta...
Stopping the Introduction of New Words
Overview There are only a couple of instances where you would need to stop the introduction of new words for a student. One is if the pace of new words being introduced is still too fast after turning on strong memory. This primarily o...
Enabling Strong Memory Mode
Overview Strong Memory Mode reduces the pace of new words introduced. Enabling Strong Memory Mode reinforces words already in the student's training stream over introducing new words. If your student performs poorly, the first lin...
Disabling the IKT (I Know This) Button for a Student
Overview The first time a student sees a word, they have the option of marking it as IKT, or "I Know This." If a word is marked as IKT, it is removed from the student's training, but it will show up on quizzes. Some stud...
Hiding Timers for Students
Overview Some students are bothered by progress bars during training and the countdown timer on quizzes. This article will show you how to remove the timer interface from training and quizzes for a student.  Hiding the timer does not ...
Setting a Default Training Session Length for Your Students
Overview Membean training sessions default to 15 minutes, but you can easily change this. This article will show you how to set a default length of time for your students' training sessions.  Step 1: Edit Student Preferences Fro...
How Students Progress Through Levels
Overview You may have noticed that sometimes your students will see words during training that belong to a lower level than the level into which they originally calibrated. This article explains why this happens by outlining how a stud...
Accommodating Unique Learners
Overview Whether your students are English language learners, low performing, gifted, or  students with special needs, Membean personalizes and differentiates instruction to meet them where they are and challenge them accordingly. We u...