Blackboard acquired ParentLink, a communication platform that connects schools with parents and the community.
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November 14, 2014
August 20, 2014
Desire2Learn, a Canadian-based LMS provider, raised $85 million in Series B funding, bringing its total external investment to $165 million.
August 14, 2014
Blackboard recently acquired CardSmith, a campus card solutions provider, marking their third acquisition of 2014.
August 08, 2014
Wireless technology giant Qualcomm acquired EmpoweredU, a provider of mobile-based learning platforms, in an effort to provide students 24/7 access to learning materials.
July 21, 2014
Blackboard, a well-known leader in learning management systems, recently acquired IT help desk provider Perceptis, the company's second acquisition of 2014.
May 23, 2014
More than 60,000 educators in the state will have access to the system for professional development.
May 07, 2014
The major online-services provider Google has released its first learning management system, designed to help educators organize and collect assignments, ask questions of students, and perform other tasks.
February 07, 2013
The worldwide e-learning market is poised to grow by more than 20 percent over the next five years, according to one estimate.
October 15, 2012
Michael Chasen, who co-founded the educational software company in 1997 and saw it through a $1.6 billion acquisition, will resign in December.
September 05, 2012
The popular learning management website will now give teachers more opportunities to share lessons and interact with students.