Are you a company that’s struggling with retaining good employees (and attracting new ones)? If so, it may be time to rethink your training program. After competitive salary and health insurance, professional development now ranks top on employees’ job selection criteria. It’s no wonder why. Whether it’s a new college graduate that’s entering the workforce who […]
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Following the announcement of our strategic decision to exit the Moodle Certified Partner Program, we have focused on reassigning resources and aligning our open-source product with the vision we share for our Teaching & Learning solutions. Today, we are very excited to introduce you to the new face (i.e. name and branding) of our Moodle-based […]
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Tailoring learning for each student’s strengths, needs, and interests – including enabling student voice and choice in what, how, when and where they learn – to provide flexibility and supports to ensure mastery of the highest standards possible. -iNACOL: What is Personalized Learning? A survey sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education defines a personalized learning […]
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I see a lot of schools and districts launch mobile apps during the back-to-school season. New year, new app is a great strategy. However, when I read an article about Grand Forks Public Schools in North Dakota achieving 800 downloads just a few days after launch, I had to hear their story. Tracy Jentz, Communications […]
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Creating equitable opportunities for learning is a key goal for educational institutions. However, it can be challenging to create an inclusive learning experience when navigating a wide variety of content and technology that hasn’t always been designed to meet the needs of all students. For this reason, reaching students beyond the traditional borders of the […]
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Contrary to popular belief, the truth about analytics is that they don’t actually make your life easier. Analytics have value because they automate tasks that take a lot of time, are prone to human error, and most of us don’t like very much. We are fully capable of digging through rows of activity stream data, […]
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We recently announced our strategic decision to exit the Moodle Certified Partner Program, and restated our fervent commitment to continue to provide clients with the most mature and stable Moodle-based Software as a Service (SaaS) product in the market and continue to support the Moodle project. With this change, we will accelerate investment and development […]
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School and district leaders are focused on the most effective ways to ensure a safe and secure learning environment for students and staff. They want and need to be able to secure their school campus and quickly communicate with the broader education community to include parents. As each day seemingly brings new challenges, educators have […]
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As we begin our last day of BbWorld 2018, I want to share some reflections on our global impact and the work we do with clients around the world. Every year more clients from around the world are making the journey to BbWorld to be a part of our growing global community. This year we […]
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At Blackboard, we realize that the LMS is simply not enough. As we look forward to the digital learning environment of tomorrow, we see a future in which educators and students are provided with flexible solutions, a connected experience and the data-driven insights needed to respond to their core challenges. What this means is that […]
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