Technology Resources

@Chesapeake College

CRAB – A blank page

Sometimes when accessing CRAB, students experience an “blank page” issue.   Typically, this is an issue which requires the CRAB account to be reset.  Please contact 410-822-5400 x2224 (user support) to fix this issue.

Take the SmarterMeasure Self-Assessment

SmarterMeasure is an assessment that measures learner readiness. SmarterMeasure is an indicator of the degree to which distance learning and/or learning in a technology rich environment will be a good fit for you. It will help you prepare to be successful as a student. You are not penalized for guessing on SmarterMeasure, please enter an answer for each question on the assessment. Upon completion of SmarterMeasure you will receive a score report which will not only help you understand your strengths and opportunities for improvement, but will also provide resources to help you succeed. Remember, this assessment is strictly for your benefit. Take the time to rate yourself honestly.

To Get Started…

Students may log in at On this web page are two boxes labeled “username” and “password.”

Students will enter:
Username: chesapeake
Password: student

Once a student has logged in, the system will ask for his name and email address. A student can set up a PIN in case she wants to leave the assessment and come back later to complete it. The scores and interpretation of the results are sent to the email provided by the student.