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Apr 02, 2015, 10:00 ET

Instructure Awards $110,000 in Canvas Grants to the K-12 and Higher Ed Community

Instructure, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company and creator of the Canvas learning management system, today announced the winners of the 2015...

Apr 02, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Public Schools of North Carolina Select Canvas by Instructure as its Learning Management System

 Instructure, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company and creator of the Canvas learning management system (LMS), today announced that the North...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Instructure Integrates Gallup's Clifton StrengthsFinder into a New Course on the Bridge Platform

 Instructure today launched a free online course based on the Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment, created by Gallup, and used in the popular...

Mar 19, 2015, 13:00 ET
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Study Shows Managers Value Attributes Over Skills When Hiring Entry-Level Employees

 Instructure, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company and creator of the Bridge learning and engagement platform, today released new survey data...

Mar 10, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Instructure and Pearson Join Forces to Integrate Learning Management with Student Information System

 Instructure, the creator of the Canvas learning management system (LMS) for K-12, today announced at SXSWedu that it has partnered with...

Mar 09, 2015, 15:23 ET
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Instructure Takes on Education Reform with Free Online Courses

Instructure, the software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that created the Canvas learning management system (LMS) and Canvas Network, today announced...

Feb 19, 2015, 17:20 ET
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Instructure Secures $40 Million in a Pre-IPO Series E Round

 Instructure, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that created the Canvas learning management system, today announced it has raised $40...

Jan 27, 2015, 09:00 ET
Canvas by Instructure.

EDUCAUSE Reboots Popular Blended-Learning MOOC with Partners Instructure, University of Central Florida

 Technology company Instructure today announced that the BlendKit MOOC is back by popular demand. EDUCAUSE and the University of Central...

Jan 23, 2015, 04:00 ET

Winners Announced: The Canvas Space Programme

Instructure, the creators of Canvas Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), today announces the winners of its "Canvas Space Programme" celebrating its...

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...