Enhanced editions by Zondervan Academic

For instructors only:

All the features of a successful experience

Here’s the complete inventory of content and features. Request a free trial and test drive these tools today. 

Content to enhance learning


  • Full Digital Text. An Enhanced Edition includes the same text found in the print textbook. Students can choose to view the text with or without their Enhanced Edition tools enabled.

  • Video Lectures. A video lecture taught by the textbook’s author accompanies every chapter of the book.

  • Quizzes. A quiz in every chapter will help students sharpen their comprehension.

  • Reflection Questions. Placed throughout every chapter, these questions challenge students to think deeply about the material and how it impacts their lives.

  • Learning Engine. Every Enhanced Edition incorporates the Cerego learning engine to help your students learn faster and remember longer. Cerego’s adaptive learning technology reinforces key facts and concepts in each chapter.

What’s in it for students?


  • Students can make highlights in the text with a variety of colors

  • Makes notes and observations about the text for future reference and study.

  • View their progress in their dashboard.        

  • Export their notes.

Help students read through your eyes


  • Highlighting. Leave highlights that your entire class can see so students know which parts of the book to pay special attention to.

  • Text notes. Leave text notes along with your highlights to give extra explanation and help students understand more deeply.

  • Video and Audio. Upload video or audio of yourself (or others) explaining hard–to–understand concepts or offering detailed commentary on key points.

Improved analytics to improve student performance

Get deep insight into how each student is engaging with the Enhanced Editions content, so you can help them succeed.


Using your professor dashboard, you can track:  



  • Student progress on your planned reading schedule

  • The amount of time individual students spend on reading

  • Scores on quiz grades

  • Results of survey questions you ask your class

  • Discussions happening in classroom groups

  • Reflection questions answered by students

  • Highlights you and your students are making throughout the book

Curate a personalized learning experience to help your students succeed

Create the textbook you have always wanted to give your students, the one written by you! With Enhanced Editions you curate a custom textbook experience for your students. You can add your own content, right where you want it in the book. You can add:



  • Personalized book introduction

  • Course syllabus

  • Quizzes

  • Reflection questions

  • Survey questions

  • Highlights

  • Text notes

  • Video notes

  • Audio notes

  • LTI learning tools and applications

Discussion groups for deeper collaboration and deeper learning

Create discussions the whole class can participate in so they can collaborate more deeply with fellow students and with you. Students will gain the advantages of peer learning easily, right inside their Enhanced Edition.

Features at a glance...

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Tutorials

How to Create a Classroom and Invite Students

How to Create a Classroom and Invite Students

How to Add an Introduction

How to Add an Introduction

How to Add a Document

How to Add a Document

How to Highlight and Add Text Notes for Students to See

How to Highlight and Add Text Notes for Students to See

How to Create a Reading Schedule with Notifications

How to Create a Reading Schedule with Notifications

How to Create and Insert Notes

How to Create and Insert Notes

How to Add Video

How to Add Video

How to Add Audio

How to Add Audio

How to Add a Quiz

How to Add a Quiz

How to Add a Poll Survey

How to Add a Poll Survey

How to Add an LTI Tool

How to Add an LTI Tool

How to Use Professor Dashboard to Track Student Engagement

How to Use Professor Dashboard to Track Student Engagement

How to Download Quiz Scores

How to Download Quiz Scores

  • How to Create a Classroom and Invite Students

  • How to Add an Introduction

  • How to Add a Document

  • How to Highlight and Add Text Notes for Students to See

  • How to Create a Reading Schedule with Notifications

  • How to Create and Insert Notes

  • How to Add Video

  • How to Add Audio

  • How to Add a Quiz

  • How to Add a Poll Survey

  • How to Add an LTI Tool

  • How to Use Professor Dashboard to Track Student Engagement

  • How to Download Quiz Scores

FAQ

Frequently asked questions

If you’re an instructor at an educational institution, it costs you nothing to adopt the text. Trials and adoptions are both free.

First, request a free trial of the text. You will receive occasional emails asking if you have chosen to adopt. Those emails will include a link to where you can adopt your trial.

A student only pays the retail price of the print textbook. For example, at this time of writing, How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth is $22.99 in print and as an Enhanced Edition.

Cerego is an adaptive learning application based on cognitive science. It automates and personalizes review items for each student. You and they can track their progress.

No, it’s an interactive digital textbook. You can assign it within a physical or digital classroom like you would assign any other textbook.

It’s flexible enough to support both online and on–site courses.

No, you can set up more than one “classroom” or group in your Enhanced Edition, and track student progress for each section separately.

Yes, you can reuse any content you add and use it for future terms. So the work you put in adding content will pay off for years to come.

Yes, you can share the customized version you have created with your colleagues.

A free trial lasts up to 12 weeks. If you adopt the text for a course, you get it for years.