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Ellucian Makes New Investments in Customer and Partner Success

Ellucian announced new investments in its client support program, which includes a customer service management (CSM) program, an online discussion forum called eCommunities and eSearch, a self-service search function. The addition of these customer investments strengthens the robust Ellucian Customer Success Program... Read More »

Graduation Alliance’s Diploma Program Expands

To better prepare future graduates for opportunities after high school, Graduation Alliance announces its collaboration with ACT to offer the WorkKeys job skill tests and the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) as part of its diploma program. WorkKeys and NCRC certification are the first in a series of stackable credentials that will be offered by Graduation Alliance to prepare students for opportunities in the high demand fields Read More »

vibeffect Index Reveals Career College Students Are Higher Thrivers Than Four-Year Peers

vibeffect announces the results of its inaugural Career College Optimizer Index (CCOI), a validated, multi-dimensional indicator to measure consumer confidence across the nation’s career-focused learning institutions. The results show that 32% of students are considered “high-thriving” in career colleges. This compares favorably to their peers in traditional four-year colleges where 19% are considered high-thriving. Read More »

Wheaton College Overhauls LMS with Schoology

Wheaton College has implemented Schoology as its new learning management system (LMS). The five-year contract makes Schoology available to more than 2,500 Wheaton College students and the institution's academic, extracurricular and administrative branches. Read More »

Nebraska Book Company and RedShelf Partner on Digital Textbooks

Nebraska Book Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of products and services to over 2,000 independent college retailers across the country, and RedShelf, a primary supplier and one of the fastest-growing distributors of digital learning materials in the U.S., today announced a new strategic partnership that will accelerate access to affordable e-textbooks for collegiate students and drive growth for independent higher education retailers. Read More »

Pearson and Capella Partner To Issue Digital Badges,

Pearson is collaborating with Capella University to issue digital badges for students completing the online university's National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security designated master's program. Capella University is one of the first online universities to leverage Pearson's Acclaim digital badging platform... Read More »

Pearson To Provide Managed Services to Community Colleges

To provide community college leaders with the resources to help more individuals accomplish their learning and life goals, Pearson today announced comprehensive managed services designed to recruit, support and retain students. Read More »

Pearson Releases New Educator Case Studies

Pearson announced today the availability of the 2016 Science and Engineering White Paper with Educator Case Studies and Implementation Worksheets. The report details the results of successful Mastering and MyReadinessTest implementations, offers best practices, and combines the Implementation Planning Toolkit and the Results White Paper. T Read More »

Pearson Highlights Improved Learner Outcomes in College and Career Readiness

Pearson today unveiled the 2016 College and Career Readiness White Paper featuring case studies demonstrating educational best practices and improved readiness, retention, and employability results at institutions using MyFoundationsLab, MyStudentSuccessLab, Pearson Writer and Smarthinking. Read More »

The Charles A. Dana Center at UT Austin and Pearson Launch New Mathways Project Courses

Pearson announced the availability of two new New Mathways Project's digital courses, MyMathLab™ for Quantitative Reasoning and MyStatLab™ for Statistical Reasoning developed in partnership with the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The NMP provides a systemic effort to support community colleges in implementing multiple math pathways... Read More »