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Jul 09, 2014, 09:30 ET

Gary Lang Joins IMS Global Board of Directors

 Gary Lang, senior vice president of product development, support and cloud services for Blackboard, has been appointed to the IMS Global...

Jul 08, 2014, 12:00 ET

Blackboard Acquires Perceptis

 Blackboard Inc. today announced the acquisition of Perceptis, an industry-leading help desk and student support services provider. Through the...

Jul 07, 2014, 15:48 ET

Blackboard and the American Council on Education to Issue Joint Research on Competency-Based Education

Blackboard and the American Council on Education (ACE) are jointly investing in research around competency-based education and the use of digital...

Jun 30, 2014, 07:30 ET

Students Say They Are More Motivated in Digital Learning Environments than Traditional Ones

Students in digital learning environments are more interested in what they are learning in school, more motivated to do well, and feel a stronger...

Jun 26, 2014, 14:00 ET

Blackboard Launches New Approach to K-12 Communications

 Blackboard has unveiled a comprehensive mobile communications solution that gives K-12 schools and districts a different and more unified...

Jun 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Selects Blackboard

 The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has reaffirmed their partnership with Blackboard to power the university's primary...

Jun 16, 2014, 14:00 ET

University of Windsor Replaces Existing LMS with Blackboard

The University of Windsor has selected Blackboard to power its online and blended learning platform for its 16,500 students, the company announced...

Jun 02, 2014, 11:47 ET

Blackboard Launches Professional Competency Profile for Students

 Blackboard has unveiled a professional profile designed specifically for students and embedded directly in Blackboard Learn™, the...

May 20, 2014, 13:00 ET

Arizona Department of Education Selects Blackboard to Support Online Learning and Collaboration for Educators

The Arizona Department of Education (ADE) has selected Blackboard to deliver a statewide solution for professional learning and collaboration that...

May 15, 2014, 15:40 ET

Miami-Dade Schools Selects Blackboard for Communications Solution

 Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS) has selected Blackboard to enhance district-wide communications through the selection of its advanced...

May 15, 2014, 13:00 ET

Blackboard Wins CODiE Award for Best Postsecondary Enterprise Solution

Blackboard won one of the software industry's most prestigious honors this week when Blackboard Analytics™ was named the Best Postsecondary...

May 01, 2014, 13:00 ET

Blackboard and Discovery Education Partner to Support the Use of Digital Content in Higher Education

 Blackboard Inc. and Discovery Education today announced a powerful new partnership supporting the integration of digital...

Apr 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

Blackboard and Grupo Positivo Partner to Strengthen e-Learning in Brazil

 Blackboard, a global leader in technology solutions for the education industry, and Positivo Informatica (IT), Universidade Positivo...

Apr 16, 2014, 11:30 ET

Blackboard Store Sees Strong Momentum

 Blackboard today announced that several higher education institutions have already launched the Blackboard Store or plan to do so in...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:56 ET

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Selects Blackboard to Help Expand Online Program

 The University of Arkansas, located in Fayetteville, has selected Blackboard as its partner to help expand marketing efforts for the...

Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET

Blackboard and LiveSafe Partner to Enhance Campus Safety Through Mobile Communications

Blackboard and LiveSafe, two of the leading companies focused on campus safety and security, have joined forces to bring LiveSafe's mobile...

Apr 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

U.S. Army War College Selects Blackboard to Train Elite Military Leaders

 The U.S. Army War College (USAWC), an elite institution that trains high-ranking members of the military, has selected Blackboard to provide a...

Apr 09, 2014, 09:30 ET

Blackboard Joins the Internet2 Community

 Blackboard Inc. today announced that it is joining Internet2®, a consortium of thought leaders in the education industry who collaborate...

Mar 20, 2014, 10:12 ET

Wichita State University Selects Blackboard to Drive Student Services and Retention Effort

Wichita State University has selected Blackboard as its partner in a major effort to increase student retention and enrollment by taking a...

Feb 12, 2014, 13:00 ET

Blackboard and Pearson Collaborate in Effort to Better Support K-12 Schools

  Blackboard Inc. and Pearson, two of the largest providers of technology and services to K-12 education, today announced a collaboration that...

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