Blackboard And Anthology Merge, Form An LMS, SIS, CRM, ERP Smorgasbord

Blackboard And Anthology Merge

There is plenty of room in the EdTech town for as many giants who want to. On Monday, EdTech company Blackboard, famous for its eponymous LMS; and “lifecycle” learning support company Anthology announced their intention to merge under a new name yet to be made official. Both companies have agreed to the deal which is […]

eThink Stories: The Joys Of A Sound LMS-SIS Integration With Ellucian

What would you do if you’re tasked with achieving a 99% retention rate in your LMS for a decade? For Premium Moodle Partner and Global Platinum Totara Partner eThink Education, it all comes down to providing customers with a best-of-breed LMS solution tailored to their needs. Fortunately, the leading open source LMS provider has shared […]

Best Student Information Systems In 2020: A SIS to LMS Match-Up Guide

Best Student Information Systems In 2019: A SIS-LMS Match-Up Guide

Updated on May 13th, 2020. Student Information Systems help schools, universities and other learning organizations manage student information from an administrative perspective. While Learning Management Systems (LMS) enable educators to build and measure powerful learning, SIS do the hard and honest work of keeping academic and financial information in tune. From an information architecture and […]

eThink Education Partners With Student Information System Genius SIS

Fully managed EdTech solutions flock together. 7-nations strong Moodle Partner eThink Education, and Genius SIS (Student Information System) are announcing their LMS-SIS partnership, which is expected to take a leap forward in the current landscape of interaction and secure data transfer among staple institutional systems. A Student Information System takes care of administrative elements of […]

Southern Oregon And Calvin College Switch From Moodle… To A Better Moodle!

Southern Oregon And Calvin College Switch LMS… To Moodle!

As a result of their own internal quality reviews, which they deem ‘extensive,’ Southern Oregon University and Calvin College recently chose to switch to Moodle as their Learning Management System. The schools cite the amount and effectiveness of useful features, the “workflow fitness,” and, of course, the customization options for each unique user as leading […]

Connect Moodle To Your Student Information System With Lingk’s ‘Connector’

Connect Moodle To Your Student Information System With Lingk's 'Connector'

According to a recent press release, LingkSync, a “lifecycle data synchronization” service, is now able to connect Moodle with the commercial Student Information System (SIS) Colleague. Large education institutions often use Moodle or another LMS to deliver content, track performance, record grades, and track academic history. They also use SIS for administrative management tasks related […]

In Utah, Mountain Heights Top-Of-The-Line In Fully Online K-12

In Utah, Mountain Heights Top-Of-The-Line In Fully Online K-12

Moodleroom’s E-Learning Magazine featured an interview with DeLaina Tonks, director of the highest rated tuition-free public, online charter school in Utah. There are special challenges when offering a complete online experience for students in grades 7th to 12th. It must provide the flexibility online learning is known for, while ensuring weekly oversight of their activities. It must provide content […]

Moodle and Salesforce Integration could streamline your business training needs

Paradiso Solutions, a Totara Partner, has integrated Salesforce data into Moodle and vice-versa to create a back and forth connection that shares user data with Moodle and then user completion data (like grades and transcripts) back to Salesforce for a pretty interesting SIS or CRM management system. They’ve published a few presentations about the integration […]