Curriculum

Global E-Learning Market (2021 to 2026) - Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecasts

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 6:30pm

DUBLIN, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "E-Learning Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "E-Learning Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global e-learning market reached a value of US$ 222.2 Billion in 2020.
  • How has the global e-learning market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What is the structure of the global e-learning market and who are the key players?

Lone Star College-University Park Taps AI to Inspire Curiosity in Online Discussions

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 6:00pm

HOUSTON, Sep. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lone Star College-University Park today announced a new initiative that will enable faculty to cultivate more enriching, engaging class discussions utilizing artificial intelligence (AI).

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  • HOUSTON, Sep. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Lone Star College-University Park today announced a new initiative that will enable faculty to cultivate more enriching, engaging class discussions utilizing artificial intelligence (AI).
  • "That's the kind of critical thinking that Packback's platform helps to inspire, while also allowing faculty to foster deeper and more substantive engagement with their students."
  • The tool also provides feedback on grammar, spelling, and offers students guidance on academic research processes like citing sources and paraphrasing.
  • Packback's proprietary AI and machine learning technology provides inquiry-based online discussion to over 3,500 instructors and over 900,000 students, who have posted 22 million questions and responses to date.

Scholastic Book Clubs and James Patterson Launch "The United States of Readers" to Battle Inequity in Literacy

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 5:06pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic Book Clubs announced today the launch of The United States of Readers, a first-of-its-kind classroom program dedicated to bridging the gap of literacy inequity.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic Book Clubs announced today the launch of The United States of Readers, a first-of-its-kind classroom program dedicated to bridging the gap of literacy inequity.
  • The participating schools represent rural, suburban and urban areas, are all at least 75% Title I, and do not currently participate in Scholastic Book Clubs.
  • Patterson's $1.5 million donation to sponsor The United States of Readers' inaugural year adds to the $11 million he has already donated to teachers and schools through Scholastic Book Clubs since 2015.
  • The United States of Readers marks an evolution in Scholastic Book Clubs' ongoing partnership with author James Patterson by directly growing home libraries.

Can America Heal Its Deep Divisions? Stride Says ‘Yes’ With New Career Curriculum

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 4:51pm

With the Criminal Justice and Community Services pathways, Stride Career Prep schools and programs aim to provide the academic, professional, and social skills students need to thrive in these high-demand career fields.

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  • With the Criminal Justice and Community Services pathways, Stride Career Prep schools and programs aim to provide the academic, professional, and social skills students need to thrive in these high-demand career fields.
  • Stride Career Preps robust Criminal Justice and Community Services curriculum was thoughtfully designed to provide a 360-degree view of the law enforcement workforce with input from criminal justice educators, members of law enforcement, and formerly incarcerated individuals.
  • At Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN) we are reimagining learning where learning is lifelong, deeply personal, and prepares learners for tomorrow.
  • Stride is a premier provider of K-12 education for students, schools, and districts, including career learning services through middle and high school curriculum.

360training Acquires TIPS - Expanding National Alcohol Safety Training Coverage

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 3:55pm

TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) was founded 41 years ago, in 1979, by Dr. Morris Chafetz, founding director of the National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse.

Key Points: 
  • TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS) was founded 41 years ago, in 1979, by Dr. Morris Chafetz, founding director of the National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse.
  • Since then, led by Adam Chafetz, TIPS has expanded to include additional consumer programs, including TIPS for Off-Premise and TIPS for the Workplace.
  • We take safety very seriously at 360training and adding TIPS to our portfolio of alcohol safety will expand our ability to prevent alcohol-related incidents.
  • TIPS (Training for Intervention ProcedureS)is the global leader in education and training for the responsible service, sale, and consumption of alcohol.

Northwestern Mutual to Provide More Than $3 Million in Education Grants Throughout the Milwaukee Community

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 3:03pm

As one of Milwaukee's highest performing schools, enrollment at Milwaukee Academy of Science has reached an all-time high.

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  • As one of Milwaukee's highest performing schools, enrollment at Milwaukee Academy of Science has reached an all-time high.
  • We are grateful for Northwestern Mutual's recent support and leadership in this important area of education," said Anthony McHenry, CEO of Milwaukee Academy of Science.
  • Beyond disparities in education, Northwestern Mutual is committed to advancing diversity, equity and inclusion, while also fighting racism and discrimination in all forms.
  • Northwestern Mutual is the marketing name for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company (NM), Milwaukee, WI (life and disability insurance, annuities, and life insurance with long-term care benefits) and its subsidiaries.

ADL and L'Oréal USA Partner to Bring Holocaust Education Program to Thousands of Students Across the U.S.

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 3:00pm

"We hope to be able to help turn back the rising tide of discrimination by promoting understanding and empathy among a new generation of students," said Stphane Rinderknech, President & CEO of L'Oral USA.

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  • "We hope to be able to help turn back the rising tide of discrimination by promoting understanding and empathy among a new generation of students," said Stphane Rinderknech, President & CEO of L'Oral USA.
  • The award will be presented during ADL's Never Is Now Summit on Antisemitism and Hate on November 7, where Mr. Agon will deliver a keynote address.
  • "Receiving the Courage Against Hate Award is one of the greatest honors of my life," said Jean-Paul Agon.
  • Through its management of over 35 iconic beauty brands, L'Oral USA has generated more than $7 billion in sales annually.

Insights on the E-Learning Global Market to 2026 - by Technology, Provider, Application and Region - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:19pm

E-learning refers to a learning system that relies on electronic devices and information and communication technology (ICT) to deliver information.

Key Points: 
  • E-learning refers to a learning system that relies on electronic devices and information and communication technology (ICT) to deliver information.
  • It provides information in the form of text, image, animation, video and audio via the internet, intranet, satellite broadcast, interactive TV or CD-ROM.
  • How has the global e-learning market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
  • What is the structure of the global e-learning market and who are the key players?

Affinity Empowering Enrolls First School in Vermont for No-Cost COVID-19 Tests Through Operation Expanded Testing

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 2:09pm

LCWS is the first school in the state of Vermont to enroll in OET.

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  • LCWS is the first school in the state of Vermont to enroll in OET.
  • "We commend LCWS for enrolling into Operation Expanded Testing and setting an example for COVID-19 safety in the state of Vermont.
  • Media representatives are invited to LCWS on Wednesday, September 29 between 10-11 a.m. to cover the first school in Vermont to enroll into OET, the federal COVID-19 testing program.
  • Affinity will then provide the resources and training necessary to establish a COVID-19 testing program at your institution.

Nikean Foundation announces $5 million gift to create a Psychedelic Psychotherapy Research Centre at Toronto’s University Health Network (UHN)

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 11:15am

Toronto, Ontario, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nikean Foundation (Nikean), a Toronto-based charitable foundation committed to the promotion of research and education in support of the beneficial use of psychedelic medicines, has announced a $5 million transformational gift today in support of psychedelic psychotherapy at the University Health Network (UHN).

Key Points: 
  • Toronto, Ontario, Sept. 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Nikean Foundation (Nikean), a Toronto-based charitable foundation committed to the promotion of research and education in support of the beneficial use of psychedelic medicines, has announced a $5 million transformational gift today in support of psychedelic psychotherapy at the University Health Network (UHN).
  • The gift is the largest ever donation in support of psychedelic science and research in Canada.
  • By accepting this gift, UHN is sending a powerful message that Canada is serious about psychedelic research and tackling the existential mental health crisis affecting the masses.
  • Affiliated with UHNs Centre for Mental Health, the new Nikean Psychedelic Psychotherapy Research Centre will anchor Canadas thriving psychedelic innovation and academic research hub, leading to revolutionary advances in how Canada treats mental illness and end-of-life distress.