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Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Canvas Network Announces Minecraft MOOCs and App in a Suite of 15 MOOCs for K-12 Teachers, Students and Parents

Learning technology company Instructure, the creator of the Canvas learning management system for K-12 and higher education, today announced a...

Jun 18, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Instructure Unveils Technology Suite to Revolutionize In-Person Learning

Instructure today announced new technology for its Canvas learning management system (LMS) that encourages participation and records more of the...

Jun 17, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Expands Partnerships to Advance Education Ecosystem

 At its annual user conference, InstructureCon 2014, Instructure today announced it has partnered with 20 new organizations in an ongoing...

Jun 12, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Phillips Academy Andover Selects Canvas as New Learning Management System

Instructure today announced that Phillips Academy Andover, the nation's oldest private boarding school, has selected Canvas as its learning...

Jun 11, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Unizin, a New Higher Ed Consortium, Chooses Canvas by Instructure as its Foundational Learning Platform

Instructure today announced that Unizin, the new consortium led by four major institutions, including Indiana University, Colorado State...

Jun 10, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure CEO Josh Coates Named EY Entrepreneur of the Year

 Instructure, the technology company serving the academic and corporate markets with its Canvas learning management system (LMS), announced...

May 29, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Launches Canvas Catalog

Instructure, the technology company serving the academic market through its Canvas learning management system (LMS), today launched Canvas...

Apr 23, 2014, 13:00 ET
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Instructure Launches Open, Vendor-Neutral Website for Education App Catalog

 Instructure, the technology company serving the learning market through its cloud...

Apr 10, 2014, 15:10 ET
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Instructure Calls for Collaboration in Education With New SIF Integration for Canvas LMS

 Instructure made an appeal for greater collaboration among education technology vendors with its announcement today of a new service that...

Apr 03, 2014, 09:00 ET

Bay Path College Launches on Canvas Network its First MOOC to Enrich Women's Leadership Conference

 Bay Path College is pleased to announce the launch of "Advancing Women's Leadership Series: Own Your Story," a massive open online course...

Apr 02, 2014, 10:02 ET
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EDUCAUSE Makes MOOC Debut, Partners with Instructure and University of Central Florida on Blended Learning Course

 Instructure today announced that the University of Central Florida (UCF) and EDUCAUSE are teaming up to offer "BlendKit2014 - Becoming a...

Mar 26, 2014, 05:00 ET
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US Education Technology Pioneer Instructure Launches Canvas Virtual Learning Environment in the UK

 U.S. education technology innovator Instructure today announced it is bringing its Canvas virtual learning environment (VLE) to the UK with...

Mar 19, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Unveils New Learning Mastery Gradebook in Canvas

Instructure today unveiled a new Learning Mastery Gradebook for its Canvas learning management system (LMS) that will enable more than 3 million...

Mar 05, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Instructure Awards $100,000 in K-12 and Higher Education Grants

 Instructure today announced at SXSWedu in Austin, Texas, the winners of Canvas Grants, a program that awards $100,000 in education grants to...

Feb 20, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Philadelphia Mayor Tackles Unemployment Through Adult Literacy Program on Canvas by Instructure

 Instructure today announced that it has partnered with the Philadelphia Mayor's Commission on Literacy to curb the city's poverty...

Jan 28, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Integrates State and National STEM Standards into Canvas

Instructure today announced it has integrated state and national STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) standards for K-12 students into...

Jan 09, 2014, 14:44 ET
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Instructure, UC Irvine Reveal Results of 'The Walking Dead' MOOC

 Instructure today announced key findings from its massive open online course based on the hit TV show "The Walking Dead," a joint production...

Dec 12, 2013, 09:00 ET
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Dartmouth Selects Canvas as New Learning Management System

 Instructure today announced that Dartmouth College has chosen Canvas as its institution-wide learning management system (LMS). Canvas will...

Oct 31, 2013, 10:00 ET
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Huntington Beach Union High School District Teams Up with UC Irvine and Instructure to "De-Zombify" Education at Techoween Event

 Huntington Beach Union High School District's (HBUHSD) Techoween event on October 31 starting at 9 a.m. Pacific will feature insights on...

Oct 15, 2013, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Announces $100,000 Grant Program to Spur Innovation in K-12 and Higher Education

 Instructure today announced it will begin accepting proposals for Canvas Grants, a program to award $100,000 in education grants...