Tag Archives: Jared Stein

Instructure: Accelerating growth in 3 parallel markets

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) I’m not sure which is more surprising – Instructure’s continued growth with no major hiccups or their competitors’ inability after a half-decade to understand and accept what is at its core a very simple strategy. Despite … Continue reading

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Vendors as Traditional Revolutionaries

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1037) In a post titled “The LMS for Traditional Revolutionaries,” Instructure’s VP of Research and Education for Canvas Jared Stein responded to my LMS rant with some numbers and some thoughts about the role of the … Continue reading

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Instructure’s CTO Joel Dehlin Abruptly Resigns

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) One week after the conclusion of Instructure’s Users’ Conference, CTO Joel Dehlin abruptly resigned from the company for a new job. Joel took the CTO job with Instructure in summer 2013, around the same time as … Continue reading

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InstructureCon: Canvas LMS has different competition now

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) For the first few years of the Canvas LMS, Instructure’s core message was ‘Canvas is better than Blackboard’. This positioning was thinly veiled in the company’s 2011 spoof of the Apple / 1984 commercial and even … Continue reading

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ITOE: Motivations for Open Education

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1037) Well, it’s only the second week of class, and I’m already turning an assignment in late. (It was due yesterday.) I can’t even argue (plausibly, anyway) that the dog ate my blog post. So much … Continue reading

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