ETS Adds Another Educational Technology Company, Kira Talent, to Its Portfolio
ETS (Educational Testing Service) acquired a majority stake in the company Kira Talent, an admissions platform that will now operate as a subsidiary of ETS.
Kira’s on-demand timed video and timed written assessments is a well-suited addition to ETS’ portfolio “[…] for which a sharp, intentional focus on holistic admissions has always been at the forefront,” said Dr. Alberto Acereda, associate vice president of global higher education at ETS.
Source: Diverse Education
Customer Relationship Management – Farnborough College / West Herts College
More colleges switching to latest Apprenticeships CRM
Farnborough College of Technology and West Herts College Group are the latest to make the switch to the latest singular cloud-based CRM platform for apprenticeships and commercial teams.
Their previous systems having limited adaptability and integration options have been replaced with the flexible Microsoft Dynamics platform. Dynamics 365 Education addresses these issues while delivering insights and driving efficiencies.
“Switching to Dynamics 365 Education is a natural step for education providers looking to bring candidate and employer data together in one place […]. We regularly hear from customers that switching to more efficient and well-integrated platforms really benefit teams across campuses and enables them to drive tangible results” said Christian Bowman MD at Active.
Source: fe news
Financial System – Trinity College
Trinity College School Selects Multiview Financials’ Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software
Trinity College School selected Multiview Financials’ ERP to provide visibility across their divisional silos, dispensing a single point of truth and sophisticated capabilities required by educational institutions.
“We selected Multiview Financials’ ERP as they offered the best solution for the needs of an independent school,“ says Susan Wells, Executive Director of Finance & Human Resources at Trinity College School. “We also appreciate that they are a Canadian company that doesn’t outsource their services and offers unlimited support.”
Source: Financial Post
Online Program Management – Norfolk State University
Norfolk State University Partners with Academic Partnerships
Norfolk State University (NSU) announced a partnership with Academic Partnerships (AP) to expand NSU’s high-quality and affordable graduate degree programs, thus increasing its online education and technology offerings.
By focusing on specific areas, NSU provides working adults with the opportunity to advance their careers using an accessible online format at an affordable price point.
“We are excited to collaborate with Academic Partnerships on this important effort as we work to provide more access to our academic programming to nontraditional students and professionals,” said Norfolk State University President Dr. Javaune Adams-Gaston. “This partnership will make it easier for individuals with full-time jobs to earn advanced degrees at their own pace.”
Source: NSU News