CanopyLAB Acquires YoPublico And Expands In South America
Already collaborating on customer projects for a period of six months, CanopyLAB and YoPublico have helped many schools in South America transition to digital learning in the wake of COVID-19.
By acquiring YoPublico, a startup specializing in digitizing content for authors and universities, CanopyLAB’s AI-powered social learning platform will now have the ability to support customers through the entire digitization journey, thus increasing engagement and completion rates.
Source: Digital Market News
Conferencing – Grambling State University
Grambling State University Rolls Out a New Teaching Platform
Following the trend to move to a hybrid-style learning model, Grambling State University chose to partner with Echo360 in order to provide an engaging and active learning experience for both faculty and students.
Developed by educators, Echo360 helps instructors improve learners’ engagement by allowing faculty to easily record, stream, and share video content.
Customer Relationship Management – University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky Selects Salesforce’s Work.com to Help Bring Students, Faculty, and Staff Back to Campus Safely
The University of Kentucky recently selected Salesforce’s Work.com in order to help conduct health assessment, track initial testing and contact tracing operations, assess campus readiness and rapidly respond to changing conditions as well as implement a faster and more accurate emergency response all in an effort to safely welcome back students, faculty, and staff to its campus on August 17.
e-Learning – Cambridge-Isanti Public School District
C-I Schools Online Selects Edmentum Plato Curriculum
C-I Online has selected Edmentum Plato as the main provider of its curriculum as it not only integrates seamlessly with C-I’s LMS Schoology and offers an expansive amount of options for students, but it also allows learners to explore content, apply knowledge, and check understanding through a variety of interactions, engaging students in a variety of ways.
Source: C-I Schools News
Online Program Management – St. Francis College
St. Francis College Launches First Online Degree Program in Partnership with Relearnit
St. Francis College (SFC) has partnered with Relearnit to launch its first online degree program: a bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Movement Science; allowing SFC to also expand its offerings to nontraditional students.
“Relearnit has a strong reputation for creating successful online programs that add value to the college while, most importantly, offering academic opportunities for students that lead to careers and workforce development,” said Dr. Gale Gibson Gayle, SFC’s associate vice president of online learning and program development.
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Textbooks – Clinton Community College
Clinton Community College Partners with Akademos to Provide New Course Materials Platform
Clinton Community College (CCC) has selected Akademos to launch its new, full-service, online bookstore. The new platform will not only support CCC’s faculty and administrators with comprehensive adoption tools and powerful data analytics, but will also benefit students with substantial cost-savings when ordering and accessing course materials online while offering multiple formats and delivery options.
Source: PR Underground