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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 »

Instructure and iDesignEDU Partner

iDesignEDU announced a partnership with Instructure to bring universities and their instructors the design support needed to improve online course delivery. iDesignEDU, which is pioneering a new model of instructional design and unbundled online program management, will help colleges and businesses use Instructure’s Canvas learning management system to build courses that make an impact. Read More »

New Educator Case Studies Feature Improved Achievement in Mathematics and Statistics Courses

Pearson today unveiled educator case studies demonstrating the measurable impact that teaching with MyMathLab and MyStatLab digital learning technologies has on improved learner outcomes in mathematics and statistics. These case studies, which provide evidence of improved results, were selected from two- and four-year institutions, various implementation models, and include developmental math courses as well as a range of college credit courses. Read More »

Wilkes University and Discovery Education Partner on New STEM Endorsement Program

Discovery Education and Wilkes University announced an expansion of their 11-year partnership. In the latest phase of this collaboration, Discovery Education and Wilkes University have launched a new 12-credit program designed to prepare educators to incorporate STEM strategies into their instructional practice and foster a culture of STEM in their schools and school systems. Read More »

Learnosity and Junction Education Collaborate on Course Delivery Platform

Learnosity and Junction Education announced a new strategic partnership. Junction Education joins a rapidly expanding list of key players in the education and training industry choosing to build assessment solutions with Learnosity’s market leading software. The partnership will see Junction Education implement Learnosity’s software for creating and delivering technology-enhanced question types into their course delivery platform. Read More »

Pearson Unveils Competency-Based Education Playbook

Pearson today launched theCBE Playbook-a framework to help higher education leaders think about, organize, and manage the many phases and decisions involved in developing a successful CBE program. The core of the playbook is seven workstreams that organize the areas of functional decision-making and effort required to launch a CBE program. Read More »

Ilume Learning Launches a Unique, Free Tool for Course Creation

After several years in development, Co-Founder and CEO Peter Quandt said Illume is now open to the public and encouraged the press and university instructors to view it at www.illumelearning.org. Illume is a unique and free tool that allows university instructors to treamline the process of course development and learning material selection... Read More »

Infinite Campus Brings LMS Flexibility with IMS Global Certification

Infinite Campus now offers two Learning Management System (LMS) options: 1) native LMS functionality within its core student information system (SIS), and 2) a connection to third party LMS products using the IMS One Roster API. Districts can use both methods simultaneously, giving them the most features, flexibility and ease of use at the lowest total cost of ownership. Read More »

Eduventures’ Announces Higher Education Predictions for 2016

Eduventures, Inc., the leadinEduventures, Inc.g research and advisory firm that is focused exclusively on analyzing the forces that are transforming higher education, today revealed its top predictions for 2016, providing perspective on long-term industry trends and highlighting new themes that will play an cimportant role in the future of higher education. Read More »