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2014-10-22 16:25:00

97% of affected group say they would recommend online school. K12 launches national "High Fives for Bully-Free Lives" campaign to support National Bullying Prevention Month HERNDON, Va., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of their initiative to support National Bullying Prevention Month, K12 Inc. [NYSE: LRN] - a leading provider of online learning solutions for kindergarten through twelfth grade students - engaged Edge Research to repeat a 2013 survey that focused on suitability...

2014-10-21 23:11:55

Distributor of surveying & geospatial instruments and software in Kansas City, Missouri chooses online education company for product training and human resource development Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 GeoLearn, a company devoted to serving the geospatial industry with online learning and continuing education credits, is proud to announce that it has partnered with Griner and Schmitz, Inc. to provide customized product training for their clients. “GeoLearn will provide...

2014-10-13 23:06:58

Edvance360, a leading provider of eLearning services and software solutions continues Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) partnership with Holy Apostles College and Seminary by advancing several new MOOCs, including a one developed by Tocquigny and entitled: “Online Recruitment of Online Learners.” Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Who should attend?     Directors of Enrollment     Admissions Directors...

2014-10-07 12:36:19

DUBLIN, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "China Online Education Industry Report, 2014-2017" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Chinese online education market attracted the inrush of huge capital in 2013-2014, as Internet firms, offline education training institutions, investment companies and start-ups continued their expansion in online education. In 2014, China online education...

2014-10-01 16:29:06

University Consortium Explores Using Blackboard's Open Content Repository and Other Learning Solutions WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard will work with Unizin, a university owned and directed consortium, to pilot xpLor((TM)), the company's standards-based, cloud-delivered open content repository, the company announced today. The organizations will also work together to determine ways to expand the partnership to other solutions to the benefit of students and...

2014-09-30 12:35:38

Software as a Service Model Joins Industry's Most Comprehensive Set of Deployment Options WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard has introduced a cloud version of its flagship LMS, Blackboard Learn((TM)), the company announced today. With the addition of a Software-as-a-Service model (SaaS), Blackboard is now the only company to offer customers three different ways to host their system: locally on-site, through Blackboard's Managed Hosting offering, or with the new...

2014-09-25 23:13:41

Non-profit providing free quality education to Albanians Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Almooc, a non-profit organization that provides free education to Albanians, has partnered with EDUonGo, a cloud-based learning platform that hosts online academies. Currently, Almooc provides education to over 10,000 Albanian-speaking students, offering courses in English, Math, Physics and Coding. EDUonGo will serve as Almooc’s primary learning platform from which instructors will deliver...

2014-09-25 12:33:17

Company Pioneers Emerging Browser-Based Communication Technology WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard Inc. has acquired Requestec, a leading provider of Web-based Real Time Communication (WebRTC) technology, to reinvent and revitalize the company's product portfolio and revolutionize video conferencing as we know it. Today's announcement marks the latest step in the evolution of Blackboard's redesigned product strategy that is focused on innovation and providing...

2014-09-19 16:26:11

15,000 New Users Added Per Day WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard Inc. today announced that nearly 2 million students have signed up to take advantage of the company's student-centric solutions focused on career preparedness. During the back-to-school timeframe alone, approximately 15,000 new members joined per day. Students who have signed up can create online portfolios using Blackboard's Enhanced Cloud Profile, directly within the company's market-leading...

2014-09-18 23:04:50

Partnership will help schools streamline their Identity Management Lynbrook, NY (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Tools4ever, the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IdM/IAM) solutions, announced a new collaboration tool for Blackboard Learn™, Blackboard Inc.’s market-leading learning management system (LMS). Blackboard Learn is the cornerstone of Blackboard’s teaching and learning solutions that help districts drive change from student-centric innovations in the classroom to...


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