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The Toronto Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology Offers Online-Offline Delivery of Pharmaceutical Diploma Programs in 2021

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 10:55am

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Toronto Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology has launched a unique online-offline combination for delivering its pharmaceutical industry diploma programs.

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  • TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Toronto Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology has launched a unique online-offline combination for delivering its pharmaceutical industry diploma programs.
  • TIPT, established in 1992, has long been North America's leading institute for pharmaceutical education and training and the first institute of its kind in Canada.
  • After nearly 30 years of excellence in the field, the COVID-19 pandemic required TIPT to briefly move to virtual class delivery.
  • That plan is a hybrid online-offline curriculum for Pharmaceutical Diploma Programs that integrates virtual learning, online technology, and government approved hands-on, in-class learning.

Kahoot! acquires Drops to make language learning more awesome!

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 6:42am

, the global learning platform company, today announced the acquisition of Drops, one of the fastest growing language platforms in the world.

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  • , the global learning platform company, today announced the acquisition of Drops, one of the fastest growing language platforms in the world.
  • Drops and language learning becomes the latest addition to our growing offering of learning apps for learners of all ages and abilities.
  • is on a mission to make learning awesome by empowering all educators, teachers, students, and employees to unlock their full learning potential through its learning platform.
  • Drops ' award-winning family of language learning apps teaches the essentials of language alphabets and vocabulary by combining a colourful user interface and simple illustrations with visual association and using a game-based approach.

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).

New Book Outlines an Improved Approach to Intervention for Elementary Educators

Friday, November 20, 2020 - 8:30pm

With the increase in virtual learning, never have high-functioning professional learning communities and well-planned, data-driven interventions been more critical, said Michelle North, principal of Bloomington Hills Elementary in St. George, Utah.

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  • With the increase in virtual learning, never have high-functioning professional learning communities and well-planned, data-driven interventions been more critical, said Michelle North, principal of Bloomington Hills Elementary in St. George, Utah.
  • Mike Mattos, an internationally recognized author, presenter and practitioner, specializes in uniting teachers, administrators and support staff to transform schools.
  • Since 1998, Solution Tree has worked to transform education worldwide by empowering educators to raise student achievement.
  • No other professional learning company provides Solution Trees unique blend of research-based, results-driven services that improve learning outcomes for students.

Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies Launch Virtual Learning Platform for Preschool Children

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 10:00pm

Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies, a leading, national childcare provider, recognized this need and developed an exclusive online learning platform for preschoolers.

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  • Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies, a leading, national childcare provider, recognized this need and developed an exclusive online learning platform for preschoolers.
  • Kids 'R' Kids Online Learning Academy ( https://www.krkonlineacademy.com ), developed in partnership with Kid Orange Tech, (the distributor for online learning tools such as ABCmouse and Techie Kids Club) provides preschool aged children with 1-2 live, interactive classes per day led by certified teachers.
  • The Kids 'R' Kids Online Learning Academy platform allows children to log on to attend classes, and also provides at-home activities, games, parent assessments, tracking tools, and more.
  • Headquartered in theNorth Atlantasuburb ofDuluth, Georgia, Kids 'R' Kids Learning Academies focus on providing secure, nurturing, and educational environments for children 6 weeks - 12 years.

Inkling Partners with The Educe Group to Deliver Modern Learning Experiences

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 2:00pm

Together, the companies will deliver a full suite of technology and consulting services to support the learning needs of today's modern workforce.

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  • Together, the companies will deliver a full suite of technology and consulting services to support the learning needs of today's modern workforce.
  • "Educe has deep experience deploying learning technology solutions to major corporations and government agencies around the world that will really benefit Inkling customers," said Inkling CEO Jeff Carr.
  • Educe will incorporate Inkling into its consulting and advisory services work, with a goal of bringing modern learning experiences to its clients in markets such as retail, life sciences and technology.
  • With easy content authoring, simplified learning paths, a modern learning experience and meaningful insights, Inkling's modern operational learning platform delivers learning flawlessly and with simplicity.

Brainly Emerges as the Global Leader in Homework Help with 350 Million Users Joining Platform

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 1:00pm

With remote learning accelerating the adoption of digital platforms during 2020, Brainly usage has surged ahead offering students 24-7 access to the biggest peer-to-peer learning platform of its kind.

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  • With remote learning accelerating the adoption of digital platforms during 2020, Brainly usage has surged ahead offering students 24-7 access to the biggest peer-to-peer learning platform of its kind.
  • In the U.S. alone, 30 million students and parents every month rely on the Brainly community and experts for real time, personalized study support that creates deeper understanding and ensures academic success.
  • The mass transition to virtual learning caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has adversely impacted children at every education level.
  • Brainly is the world's largest online learning platform where students and parents go from questioning to understanding.

iTutor's Virtual School Transforms the K-12 Online Teaching and Learning Experience Through and Beyond Covid-19

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 7:10pm

That online learning future is much brighter for school communities using iTutor's Virtual School a secure interactive learning platform that allows administrators and teachers to build, organize, schedule and offer live, synchronous classes.

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  • That online learning future is much brighter for school communities using iTutor's Virtual School a secure interactive learning platform that allows administrators and teachers to build, organize, schedule and offer live, synchronous classes.
  • Schools using Virtual School report that this approach is far simpler than juggling and toggling back and forth between multiple technologies and platforms.
  • The Garrison (NY) Union Free School District has adopted Virtual School for use by its teachers and students as Covid-19 has made online learning both required and preferable.
  • iTutor sponsors regularly scheduled webinars and demonstrations for interested school district administrators and educators to learn more about the Virtual School platform.

Associa Empowers Employees to Continue Their Education through the Associa University Platform

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 6:58pm

Dallas, TX, Nov. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa , the industrys largest community management company, offers employees the unique opportunity to continue their education through Associa University, a comprehensive learning program that includes everything from classroom experience, virtual instruction, and a customized learning platform with specialized curriculum to help advance employees careers and better serve clients.

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  • Dallas, TX, Nov. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Associa , the industrys largest community management company, offers employees the unique opportunity to continue their education through Associa University, a comprehensive learning program that includes everything from classroom experience, virtual instruction, and a customized learning platform with specialized curriculum to help advance employees careers and better serve clients.
  • Associa University also offers employees support for industry certifications and advanced designations, collaborative learning groups, career path and ongoing development opportunities, special tuition discounts with learning partners, and skill assessment and leadership development.
  • Associa Universitys learning platform facilitates Associa team members in discovering,sharing, discussing, and tracking an immense library of learning resources, including Associa on-demand online learning courses, webinars presented by respected learning partners, job aids, videos, articles, and so much more, all in one centralized location.
  • The learning courses and resource offerings on Associa Universitys learning platform are accessible via mobile and desktop devices, allowing Associa team members to customize their learning experience and complete courses where and when they choose.

Splashtop Survey Results Indicate How Educational Institutions Can Make Distance Learning an Effective Option

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 - 4:00pm

Specifically, the survey indicates that distance learning can be made more effective by providing remote access to on-campus computer lab resources and remote IT support for students and faculty.

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  • Specifically, the survey indicates that distance learning can be made more effective by providing remote access to on-campus computer lab resources and remote IT support for students and faculty.
  • "By creating an integrated ecosystem of collaboration tools, e-learning platforms, and remote-access tools, distance learning can be an effective option not just during COVID-19, but beyond it, as well," said Splashtop CEO Mark Lee.
  • A majority (55%) of educational institutions currently deliver either entirely remote learning or hybrid learning programs.
  • Nearly 53% of survey respondents feel that remote learning is more effective or on par with in-person instruction.