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2012-07-30 23:03:07

Compass Business Solutions, the nation´s leading provider of Cisco TelePresence training, is pleased to announce its new Learning Management System for online training. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) July 30, 2012 Compass Business Solutions makes learning how to use Cisco's TelePresence products easier by launching a new learning management system (LMS). Online training provides how-to assistance designed to be available anytime, anywhere and on-demand. “The importance of making...

2012-07-25 10:26:18

MIDLAND, Pa., July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "FLEX" courses, a hybrid model combining some of the best features of self-paced and virtual online instruction, are being offered this year at the high school level by the Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. The new FLEX curriculum is a hybrid of the self-paced Lincoln Interactive and real-time Virtual Classroom (VC) courses, said Dr. Michael J. Conti, CEO of PA Cyber. "FLEX is a great option for students who do not want to...

2012-06-28 02:21:35

PHOENIX, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- StormWind, an online IT and custom training company, has won an exclusive, five-year contract with the U.S. Navy to co-develop next-generation training for Navy recruiters. The HD live and online training will augment the new classroom training being developed by Team ABL to replace the format that's been in use for 14 years by the Navy. StormWind emerged publically in the corporate training space earlier this year, after quietly building a portfolio of...

2012-06-25 23:00:54

Lectora e-Learning Software Shows How to Use CSS Styling to Customize & Boost the Appearance of e-Learning Courses CINCINNATI (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Lectora® e-Learning software demonstrates tips to visually enhance and customize online training courses in an upcoming webinar on Wednesday, June 27. Attendees will learn how to modify the visual style of an e-Learning course and enrich the learner experience using CSS (cascading style sheets) technologies. “The flexibility of...

2012-06-19 02:33:36

MADISON, Wis., June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonic Foundry, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the trusted market leader for lecture capture, enterprise and event webcasting, today announced that The Foster School of Business, the School of Medicine and the Professional and Continuing Education's EDGE Program at the University of Washington-Seattle have each selected Mediasite for lecture capture, flipped classroom instruction, special events and inter-departmental collaboration. The Foster School of...

2012-06-14 06:21:57

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., June 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- VSCHOOLZ is proud to announce an agreement with The Associated Press. VSCHOOLZ will access AP's vast repository of archived media, images, stories and primary source documents to enhance its digital content. The VSCHOOLZ team will tag the content pieces as individual learning objects, assign both a content type and specific level of rigor to each piece of content, and will then align the use of each learning object with national...

2012-06-06 02:29:51

PHOENIX, June 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- StormWind, a next generation IT and custom learning company, has launched a new model for delivering live and recorded, HD quality online training. The StormWind approach increases knowledge retention while it cuts training costs and out of office training time in half. The StormWind live training is a perfect fit for corporate enterprises, government agencies, and large online universities. Elite industry instructors and a movie trailer-like delivery...

2012-06-04 06:31:24

WASHINGTON, June 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE), the largest public school system in the U.S., has chosen Blackboard Collaborate(TM), in an effort to enhance student achievement and personalize instruction through the iLearnNYC program, Blackboard Inc. announced today. District officials found Blackboard Collaborate - the only online collaboration platform built for education - to be the superior product to offer students and teachers a robust...

2012-05-16 02:26:14

NEW YORK and BALTIMORE, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting in the 2012-2013 school year, The Juilliard School and Connections Education are launching JUILLIARD eLEARNING, for K-12 students and educators everywhere. Juilliard eLearning is the world-famous conservatory's first-ever group of online courses, presenting an exciting new option for teaching music and related courses, with distribution and implementation by leading provider of online learning solutions, Connections Education,...

2012-04-05 10:25:50

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In the early days of the Internet, there was something of a stigma attached to online schools like Almeda University. A degree obtained from a virtual campus may have, at one time, held less impact among employers than a degree obtained from a more traditional college or university. Over time, however, online education has become a major industry and a powerful force in shaping the academic community. A company called 2tor...