CHANDLER, Ariz., Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Odysseyware, a leading provider of online courses and instructional tools for K-12 education, today announced its certified partnership with Canvas by Instructure and integration with the Canvas learning management system through LTI. Odysseyware is IMS Global Certified and Learning Tool Interoperability (LTI) V1.0 compliant through the IMS Global Learning Consortium.
Through this integration and partnership, Canvas users can utilize Odysseyware's extensive and rich catalogue of core, elective and Career and Technical Education courses and instructional content. The foundation of Odysseyware is dynamic and pedagogically sound curriculum designed to empower students to build proficiency and progressively move toward content mastery, capture accomplishments, and engage in rich and challenging real world concepts.
Odysseyware's dynamic learning activities, direct-instruction videos, and interactive content emphasize real-world scenarios, captivating students through the use of rich audio and visual components, and addressing diverse learning styles. Odysseyware is utilized nationwide in a variety of instructional settings and models, such as blended, one-to-one, virtual, alternative and learning labs.
"We are delighted to be a certified partner with Canvas," said Beth Te Grotenhuis, the president of Odysseyware and CEO of parent company Glynlyon. "This partnership will benefit our partner schools and districts who want access to our award-winning curriculum with increasingly flexible and seamless means of delivery, like that provided by Canvas."
"Teachers are incredibly busy, and it can be challenging for them to find time to seek out or develop quality content," said Melissa Loble, vice president of platform and partnerships at Instructure. "A partnership between Canvas and Odysseyware is a natural match that helps address that challenge head-on."
Headquartered in Chandler, AZ, Odysseyware is an innovative, multimedia-enriched online curriculum. Odysseyware's personalized instructional tools provide 21st-century educational solutions by offering the core subjects of history and geography, math, language arts, and science along with enriching electives, CTE, placement testing, diagnostics, and professional development. This curriculum is sold directly through regional education specialists. To learn more, visit Odysseyware.com or call (877) 795-8904.