Learning management systems

D2L RECOGNIZED AS INDUSTRY LEADER

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 2:30pm

Kitchener, Waterloo, Nov. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, global learning technology leader D2L is honoured to announce that Training Industry (Training Industry Magazine and TrainingIndustry.com) has named D2L as a Top 20 learning management system (LMS) company worldwide.

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  • Kitchener, Waterloo, Nov. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, global learning technology leader D2L is honoured to announce that Training Industry (Training Industry Magazine and TrainingIndustry.com) has named D2L as a Top 20 learning management system (LMS) company worldwide.
  • Training Industry selects its top LMS companies based on the following criteria, which they identified D2L and the Brightspace platform as a clear leader in:
    Being named a Top 20 learning solution by Training Industry is exciting, says John Baker, President and CEO of D2L.
  • Its gratifying to be recognized for what were focused on as a company: modern skills development, rapid upskilling and reskilling, and improving employee talent attraction and retention.
  • Working closely with organizations globally, D2L has transformed the way millions of people learn online and in the classroom.

Edtech and Smart Classroom Market Forecast to 2027 - COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by Component, Deployment Type, and End-User

Monday, November 23, 2020 - 3:30pm

Thus, the edtech and smart classroom market is experiencing increase in y-o-y growth in 2020, and it is further estimated to register a high CAGR during the forecast period.

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  • Thus, the edtech and smart classroom market is experiencing increase in y-o-y growth in 2020, and it is further estimated to register a high CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Edtech and smart classroom is an assembly of several hardware and software systems, such as projectors, interactive displays, interactive whiteboards, printers, learning management, and classroom management modules.
  • The global edtech and smart classroom market has been segmented on the basis of component, deployment type, and end user.On the basis of component, the market is segmented into hardware, software, and services.
  • The software components are further categorized as learning management systems, student information systems, classroom management systems, classroom assessment systems, and others.On the basis of deployment type, the edtech and smart classroom market is segmented into cloud, on-premise, and hybrid.

LMS Remains Central in Learntech Landscape According to New Executive Briefing from Leading Learning

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

CARRBORO, N.C., Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- How can learning technology buyers cut through the confusion in the current market?

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  • CARRBORO, N.C., Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- How can learning technology buyers cut through the confusion in the current market?
  • A new executive briefing from Leading Learning, a resource site for organizations in the business of adult lifelong learning, provides insights into the role of major learning platforms in the evolving learntech landscape and supports effective decision-making.
  • Titled Conquering the Confusion: The Role of the LMS in the Evolving Learntech Landscape, the briefing highlights key changes in the overall lifelong learning landscape including advances in neuroscience and the science of learning, shifts in human life and work, the rapid evolution of available learning technologies, and the massive surge in content production that technology has enabled.
  • It then focuses in on what the authors Celisa Steele and Jeff Cobb describe as the "core four" learning platforms: the learning management system (LMS), the learning experience platform (LXP), the learning content management system (LRS), and the learning content management system (LCMS).

Noodle Grows Network Though Acquisition of HotChalk

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 11:15am

HotChalk CEO Rob Wrubel joins Noodle as Chief Marketing Officer.

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  • HotChalk CEO Rob Wrubel joins Noodle as Chief Marketing Officer.
  • HotChalk brings Noodle a deep bench of talented staff trained in the higher ed market.
  • The acquisition also presents an opportunity for Noodle to integrate CCA's award-winning creative and marketing services into their offerings for university partners.
  • "The HotChalk team exemplifies our commitment to growing and enhancing that network in new and creative ways that directly benefit our partners and their students," added John Katzman, Noodle CEO.

2U, Inc. Extends Access to Cutting-edge Health Education with Ten New Online Short Courses

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 2:00pm

These courses will be available to global learners through GetSmarter, 2U's short course brand.

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  • These courses will be available to global learners through GetSmarter, 2U's short course brand.
  • "We're excited to expand our agreement with Stanford Center for Health Education and offer a broader portfolio of online short courses covering timely and important topics in healthcare."
  • The new short courses will build on SCHE's existing offerings with 2U.
  • SCHE short courses, offered by 2U, are designed for healthcare practitioners, wellness professionals, and business leaders, with content typically spanning 6-8 weeks.

Software Users Review Education Learning Management Systems for Satisfaction, Revealing Top Four Through SoftwareReviews

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

The following vendors are leaders according to the feedback provided by their end users via SoftwareReviews' comprehensive online survey.

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  • The following vendors are leaders according to the feedback provided by their end users via SoftwareReviews' comprehensive online survey.
  • Vendors were rated on their product features, vendor capabilities, and the relationship with their software partner:
    What makes the SoftwareReviews Data Quadrant different?
  • Canvas, with a Net Emotional Footprint of +71, excelled in online learning, learning management, course management, content management, and context creation.
  • In general, Education Learning Management Systems software users were most satisfied with online learning and were most dissatisfied with analytics and reporting.

Alabama Community College System Expands its Partnership with Blackboard to Improve Student Outcomes

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 5:00pm

The company's EdTech ecosystem includes Blackboard Learn, a responsive and advanced cloud LMS; Blackboard Collaborate, a simple and reliable virtual classroom solution; Blackboard Ally, a revolutionary accessibility solution; and Blackboard Data, an innovative analytics platform.

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  • The company's EdTech ecosystem includes Blackboard Learn, a responsive and advanced cloud LMS; Blackboard Collaborate, a simple and reliable virtual classroom solution; Blackboard Ally, a revolutionary accessibility solution; and Blackboard Data, an innovative analytics platform.
  • "At Blackboard our mission is to advance learning and we are proud to expand our partnership with the Alabama Community College System to move its 24 colleges to Blackboard Learn Ultra and our holistic EdTech ecosystem," said Kathleen Vieira, Chief Strategy, Portfolio and Marketing Officer at Blackboard.
  • "At the Alabama Community College System, student success comes first and implementing a system-wide learning management system will help us ensure the student experience is consistent across the state," said Jimmy H. Baker, Chancellor at the Alabama Community College System.
  • "Integrating Blackboard's services at our 24 colleges will raise the bar on the student experience and provide additional tools for our faculty to improve student outcomes."

K-12 Education Technology Market Size is Projected to Grow USD 45190 Million by 2026 | Valuates Reports

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 3:13pm

The Global Learning Management System (LMS) Market size to grow from USD 9.464 Billion in 2019 to USD 29.901 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 21.13%.

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  • The Global Learning Management System (LMS) Market size to grow from USD 9.464 Billion in 2019 to USD 29.901 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 21.13%.
  • The growing adoption of LMS by corporations for employees skill training is expected to increase the learning management market size.
  • Request a Sample Copy of the Report For COVID-19 Impact Analysis on LMS Market: https://reports.valuates.com/request/sample/360I-Auto-6U3/Global_Learnin...
    The Assessment in Higher Education Market is fragmented with many global and local players.
  • Request a Sample Copy of the Report For COVID-19 Impact Analysis on Education ERP Software Market: https://reports.valuates.com/request/sample/360I-Auto-6I144/The_Global_E...
    The Education Technology market will grow at a CAGR of 15.4% during the period 20182024.

Blackboard Releases New LMS Feature Aimed at Helping Students Succeed in College

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 3:00pm

The feature directly connects students in one click to support services from their institution and curated third-party help services.

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  • The feature directly connects students in one click to support services from their institution and curated third-party help services.
  • Blackboard Assist provides students easy access to their institution's support services such as academic, career, health and wellness, student lifeand social services in one centralized location within the LMS.
  • Blackboard Assist includes the following resources for students:
    Institutional Services pages Institutions globally that are on the SaaS deployment of Blackboard Learn can post their campus resources for students.
  • Blackboard is exploring additional partners in the United States and internationally to add to Blackboard Assist in the future.

K-12 Education Technology Market Size is Projected to Grow USD 45190 Million by 2026 | Valuates Reports

Monday, November 9, 2020 - 2:30pm

The Global Learning Management System (LMS) Market size to grow from USD 9.464 Billion in 2019 to USD 29.901 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 21.13%.

Key Points: 
  • The Global Learning Management System (LMS) Market size to grow from USD 9.464 Billion in 2019 to USD 29.901 Billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 21.13%.
  • The growing adoption of LMS by corporations for employees skill training is expected to increase the learning management market size.
  • Request a Sample Copy of the Report For COVID-19 Impact Analysis on LMS Market: https://reports.valuates.com/request/sample/360I-Auto-6U3/Global_Learnin...
    The Assessment in Higher Education Market is fragmented with many global and local players.
  • Request a Sample Copy of the Report For COVID-19 Impact Analysis on Education ERP Software Market: https://reports.valuates.com/request/sample/360I-Auto-6I144/The_Global_E...
    The Education Technology market will grow at a CAGR of 15.4% during the period 20182024.