Our latest LMS market report is out, and with it the semi-annual update of the famous squid graph.
The "Ed Tech" category includes posts about educational technology products themselves, including LMSs and other learning platforms, adaptive learning and other digital curricular materials products, learning analytics, and educational apps of all types. It also includes technical aspects of ed tech products, especially interoperability.
Almost 30% of Instructure’s higher ed LMS new implementations are international now, with particularly strong growth in Europe.
We have a better understanding of UC Berkeley’s decision to remove free video lecture captures in response to an accessibility suit. Less so on Caroline Hoxby’s problematic paper on the ROI of online learning.
This is an interesting model for transparency in government, with some good data on public education expenditures as a bonus.
The investment by one of the US’s largest textbook distributors in an OER company portends a larger shift in the curricular materials markets.