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U. Wisconsin taps analytics to ensure students learn during pandemic

by Betsy Foresman • 8 months ago

By collecting evidence of student performance, faculty are identifying skills students have mastered and areas where they're struggling.

Henderson State's student portfolio tool shows that universities are evolving

by Jake Williams • 1 year ago

The university's recent Portfolium integration underlines trends of data-use, workforce development and the heightened business role of today's IT leaders.

Amazon releases new Alexa API, simplifying custom voice commands

by Betsy Foresman • 2 years ago

Edtech developers can now design custom Alexa commands that integrate directly with schools' information systems.

How Canvas came to unseat Blackboard as the leading LMS

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

A recent analysis found that Canvas had surpassed Blackboard as the favorite learning management system in higher education. So where do the companies go next?

Canvas edges out Blackboard in LMS market share

by Ryan Duffy • 3 years ago

For the first time, Canvas eclipsed Blackboard as the most popular learning management system for U.S. colleges and universities.

Instructure eases accessibility compliance for Canvas users with new tool

by Emily Tate • 4 years ago

The Accessibility Checker identifies errors in online content created in Canvas and offers suggestions for correcting it.

​Charlotte-Mecklenberg's personalized learning chief highlights top edtech priorities

by Wyatt Kash • 4 years ago

Valerie Truesdale continues to push for making digital learning available 24/7 for district’s 147,000 students.

Barnes & Noble Education, Instructure form new partnership

by Darlene Aderoju • 5 years ago

A leading operator of campus bookstores and a top software-as-a-service technology company have teamed up to provide student data analytics.