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Dec 08, 2014, 06:15 ET

EvaluationKIT Expands Partnership with Instructure

 EvaluationKIT, a leader in enterprise online course evaluation and survey software for higher education institutions, has expanded its...

Nov 19, 2014, 10:00 ET
Josh Coates, CEO at Instructure.

Josh Coates Recognized for Bringing Disruptive Innovation to Educational Technology

 Josh Coates, CEO of Instructure, the company responsible for developing the cloud-based learning management system (LMS), Canvas, has been...

Oct 22, 2014, 14:00 ET

Three New Education Establishments in the UK Select Canvas as New Virtual Learning Environment

 Highbury College, Portsmouth, Leadership Foundation for Higher Education (LFHE) and King Alfred School, London have all selected Canvas by...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Instructure Announces Stanford Graduate School of Business Will Use Canvas for Online Coursework

 Instructure announced today that Stanford Graduate School of Business plans to use Canvas as a learning management system (LMS) for several of...

Sep 30, 2014, 09:00 ET
Learning technology company Instructure, the creator of the Canvas learning management system (LMS) for K-12 and higher education, today announced the return of Canvas Grants, a program that awards $100,000 in grants to projects that spur innovation in learning. The company introduced the program at the annual EDUCAUSE conference in Orlando, Fla., inviting innovators in both K-12 and higher ed to submit proposals that further "lossless learning," this year's Canvas Grants theme. (PRNewsFoto/Instructure)

Instructure Reprises $100,000 Canvas Grants Program to Ignite Innovation Toward Lossless Learning

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

Sep 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Instructure Introduces Canvas Commons to Enable Shared Content and Collaboration Across the Canvas Cloud

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

Sep 18, 2014, 08:00 ET
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The Center for Excellence in Distance Learning at Wiley College Partners with Instructure Canvas

 The Center for Excellence in Distance Learning (CEDL) at Wiley College today announced it has partnered with Instructure to use Canvas as its...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:00 ET
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First-ever HBCU-created MOOC Offers Context for Understanding World Religions

Although Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have been shaking up higher education since 2012 by offering free courses to students anywhere in the...

Aug 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
Free Course for Teachers on How to Get Started with MinecraftEDU from Canvas Network by Instructure. (PRNewsFoto/Instructure)

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
Josh Coates, CEO at Instructure. (PRNewsFoto/Instructure)

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...