Tag Archives: Instructure

Why Is Blackboard Laying Off Staff Despite Improved Market Share Position?

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Over the past two weeks Blackboard had another round of layoffs, likely due to the company missing financial targets. While one estimate places the number at roughly 200, from what I have heard the number is … Continue reading

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State of the US Higher Education LMS Market: 2015 Edition

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) I shared the most recent graphic summarizing the LMS market in October 2014, and thanks to revised data sources it’s time for an update. As with all previous versions, the 2005 – 2009 data points are … Continue reading

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Reuters: Instructure has filed for IPO later this year

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Reuters is on a breaking news roll lately with ed tech. This time it is about Instructure filing for an initial public offering (IPO). Instructure is planning an initial public offering later this year that could … Continue reading

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Unizin Updates on Florida State System and Acquisition of Courseload

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) I’m not sure when e-Literate was awarded the exclusive rights for non-PR Unizin coverage, but there were two announcements this week to cover. State University System of Florida Joins The first announcement is an update and … Continue reading

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Unizin Perspective: Personalized learning’s existence and distance education experience

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) By reading the Unizin pitch for the State University System of Florida shared yesterday, we can see quite a few claims about the (potential) benefits to be provided by the consortium. “Make sure that the universities were not cut … Continue reading

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