Pedagogy

Great Lakes Cyber Academy Announces Name Change to Great Lakes Learning Academy and New Partnership with StrongMind

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 6:00pm

EAST LANSING, Mich., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In addition to the school's name change is a new curriculum and technology partner, StrongMind, which will be providing Great Lakes Learning Academy with an immersive curriculum packed with modern, user-friendly and engaging online coursework.

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  • EAST LANSING, Mich., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --In addition to the school's name change is a new curriculum and technology partner, StrongMind, which will be providing Great Lakes Learning Academy with an immersive curriculum packed with modern, user-friendly and engaging online coursework.
  • "We are excited to become Great Lakes Learning Academy and to announce our partnership with StrongMind," said Heather Ballien, Superintendent, Great Lakes Learning Academy.
  • "This name change better reflects the vast learning opportunities we provide our students through online learning and the new curriculum from StrongMind that will help us best serve our students."
  • Great Lakes Learning Academy is currently accepting enrollment for Fall 2020 on their website, GLLA.org.

Edgenuity MyPath Receives Research-Based Design Product Certification by Digital Promise

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 3:30pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Edgenuity , a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K12 market, today announced that its MyPath offering has earned the Research-Based Design product certification from Digital Promise .

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  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Edgenuity , a leading provider of online curriculum and instructional services for the K12 market, today announced that its MyPath offering has earned the Research-Based Design product certification from Digital Promise .
  • The Digital Promise Research-Based Design certification provides third-party verification to educators and families that an educational technology product is grounded in credible learning sciences research.
  • Edgenuity submitted evidence to Digital Promise demonstrating that instructional design decisions were grounded firmly in recognized research.
  • Educators interested in learning more about Edgenuity MyPath can visit this page or contact an Edgenuity representative for more information.

Future Problem Solving Launches Remote Learning Program through Renzulli Learning

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 1:38pm

MELBOURNE, Fla., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Future Problem Solving Programs International (FPSPI) is pleased to announce the launch of the Future Problem Solving Remote Learning Program through the Renzulli Learning online platform.

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  • MELBOURNE, Fla., July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Future Problem Solving Programs International (FPSPI) is pleased to announce the launch of the Future Problem Solving Remote Learning Program through the Renzulli Learning online platform.
  • Renzulli Learning's collaborative Project Management platform provided the foundation for the Future Problem Solving Remote Learning Program, which enables students to work together on stimulating problem based learning activities.
  • Renzulli Learning's collaborative Project Management platform provided the foundation for the Future Problem Solving Remote Learning Program, which enables students to work together on stimulating problem based learning activities.
  • To learn more about the Future Problem Solving Remote Learning Program and Renzulli Learning, please visit: https://www.fpspi.org/ or call +1 203-680-8301.

ISN Introduces Learning Management System

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 3:00pm

DALLAS, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --ISN, the global leader in contractor management services, is proud to announce its new, integrated Learning Management System (LMS) Platform which provides complimentary, high-quality, computer-based training materials from third-party providers for contractor customers to satisfy Hiring Client requirements.

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  • DALLAS, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --ISN, the global leader in contractor management services, is proud to announce its new, integrated Learning Management System (LMS) Platform which provides complimentary, high-quality, computer-based training materials from third-party providers for contractor customers to satisfy Hiring Client requirements.
  • * ISN fast-tracked the launch of LMS to help contractor customers prioritize employee trainings during this challenging time.
  • Established in 2001, ISN is the global leader in contractor and supplier information management.
  • ISN takes pride in leading efforts to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of contractor management systems and in serving as a forum for sharing industry best practices among its members.

Learning A-Z Named a Top Company to Work for in Arizona for the Sixth Consecutive Year

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:00am

AZCentral.coms Top Companies to Work for in Arizona is a survey competition to determine which participants are the best employers.

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  • AZCentral.coms Top Companies to Work for in Arizona is a survey competition to determine which participants are the best employers.
  • The process is managed by Best Companies Group (BCG), an independent research firm specializing in identifying and recognizing great places to work.
  • Learning A-Z was recognized in the Medium Company Listings, which includes companies with 100 to 999 employees.
  • With a portfolio of award-winning brands, Cambium Learning Groups digital and blended curriculum, professional learning, and assessment solutions drive proficiency, equity, and other learning outcomes in classrooms everywhere.

Six strategies for success in an online environment

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 3:04pm

It has become more important to know how to navigate an online environment.

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  • It has become more important to know how to navigate an online environment.
  • Online courses allow students to learn whenever, wherever, and however works best for them.
  • RMCAD put together some strategies for success to help ensure students get the most value out of their online classes.
  • Learn how to navigate the online learning management system where assignments and activities are found.

AllenComm Wins Nine Awards for Innovative Digital Learning Experiences

Thursday, July 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

AllenComm continues to strive to meet and exceed client and industry expectations as a digital transformation partner for learning and development experts.

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  • AllenComm continues to strive to meet and exceed client and industry expectations as a digital transformation partner for learning and development experts.
  • Four AllenComm clients each won an Omni Award for their interactive learning experiences.
  • AllenComm teams work in tandem with client learning and development teams to create innovative and transformational courses that meet strategic business objectives.
  • Extensive instructional design experience, innovative learning technologies, and agency-level creative teams enable AllenComm to stand out in the learning landscape.

Future of School Pledges Funding for Remote Learning through the Resilient Schools Project

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 7:00pm

The Digital Learning Collaborative, managed by the Evergreen Education Group, co-created the project in partnership with FoS, and is offering memberships to schools and districts across the U.S. and Canada.

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  • The Digital Learning Collaborative, managed by the Evergreen Education Group, co-created the project in partnership with FoS, and is offering memberships to schools and districts across the U.S. and Canada.
  • In addition to underwriting several schools and/or districts, Future of School will capture the experience in those learning environments in an effort to share best practices and outcomes from this pilot project.
  • However, schools need additional support in order to facilitate the best teaching and learning in the challenging current environment," said Amy Valentine, Chief Executive Officer & Education Evangelist at Future of School.
  • "Through the Resilient Schools Project, we want to give educators the knowledge and tools to implement technology-enabled teaching and learning with a planned and proven approach.

Analysis on COVID-19 Related Markets: Corporate Blended Learning Market 2020-2024 | Increased Focus On Personalized Learning to Augment Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 4:00pm

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

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  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200701005477/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Corporate Blended Learning Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • Increased focus on personalized learning has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.
  • Corporate Blended Learning Market 2020-2024: Segmentation
    Corporate Blended Learning Market is segmented as below:

McGraw Hill Sponsors REMOTE: The Connected Faculty Summit to Support College Instructors as They Prepare for the Fall Term

Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 2:15pm

"We're excited to support and participate in this event and hope the instructors we work with around the world will sign up and take advantage."

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  • "We're excited to support and participate in this event and hope the instructors we work with around the world will sign up and take advantage."
  • McGraw Hill is sponsoring the event and providing speakers for two sessions designed to help faculty learn how to teach effectively in online, blended or hybrid classroom environments.
  • The training program will help McGraw Hill better support, mentor and provide virtual coaching to faculty on effective practices of quality online learning, including course design, facilitation and assessment.
  • McGraw Hill is a learning science company that delivers personalized learning experiences that drive results for students, parents, educators and professionals.