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i>clicker Announces Release of i>clicker GO

i>clicker announced the release of i>clicker GO, a mobile response solution that transforms laptops, smartphones and tablets into student response devices. i>clicker GO is available for purchase at https://www.iclickergo.com or as an app from the iTunes and Google Play app stores. i>clicker GO provides the simplicity and reliability that students and instructors have come to expect from i>clicker. Read More »

Blackboard Introduces Free, Flexible Approach to MOOCs

Blackboard Inc. announced a free, flexible option for running massive open online courses (MOOCs): a hosted instance of Blackboard Learn, the company's flagship learning management system (LMS). With more institutions looking to offer large, open courses, the offer will give institutions a fully functional, flexible platform option complete with social learning capabilities and a wide range of course management and student engagement features. Read More »

More Students Succeed with Adapt Courseware

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Pearson Introduces the OpenClass Exchange

Pearson announced the launch of the OpenClass Exchange, a significant expansion to its open and free learning environment, OpenClass. With a focus on Open Educational Resources (OER) and institutional content, the OpenClass Exchange allows educators to search and access born-digital course collections developed from eTextbooks, course resources, modules and other educational content such as assessments, videos and more Read More »

Edgenuity Launches New Suite of Courses

Edgenuity announced a new suite of higher education courses specifically designed to prepare college entrants for academic and career success. Edgenuity's cost-effective solution is helping colleges keep more students in school with developmental and test preparation courses designed to help students embark on a successful course of college study. Read More »

School Management Software Firm Expands as Diamond SIS

Diamond D, a subsidiary of Account Control Technology, Inc. (ACT), has announced it has updated both its company and product branding and will hereby be known as Diamond Student Information System. In recent months, the company has also increased its sales and support teams, expanded its Kingsburg, California office into a larger facility, and grown its staff... Read More »

Chipola College Selects Jenzabar To Expand Services

Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, strategies, and services for higher education, announced that Chipola College has selected the Jenzabar EX enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. The new ERP system will allow Chipola College to expand services to the entire customer base including students, employees, and alumni. Read More »

San Jacinto College Engages Ellucian To Improve ROI

-San Jacinto College engaged Ellucian® to help the college discover ways to leverage technology resources more efficiently during a time of increasing enrollment and constrained budgets. The management consulting engagement will help San Jacinto College improve business processes across core business units and broaden its distance learning program to serve new students. Read More »

2014 GED Test Aligned with New National CCR Standards for Adult Education

GED Testing Service recently released The Climb to Alignment which shows the alignment between the 2014 GED test and specific standards that are most important to indicate college and career readiness. For example, the adult education CCR standards require adults to demonstrate basic computer skills, and the ability to build arguments based on evidence-the same kinds of skills that employers expect. Read More »

Unicon Updates Open Source Support Program

Unicon, Inc. announced that it has updated its Open Source Support program to add more value and flexibility. The program is designed to cost-effectively support select enterprise open source projects, to assure the reliability of supported environments, and to drive the progress of the open source projects. Read More »