Cengage Unlimited – a marketing-driven ploy to be “Netflix of education” or significant change in stratregy for the publisher? It appears the latter is more accurate, and impact could affect whole market.
Business & Economics
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The resignations of Unizin’s CEO and COO were based on a change in strategy driven by the board of directors, and there will likely be a change in company culture.
Big changes are afoot at Unizin, where their CEO and COO have resigned this week; to be replaced in interim with veteran from Sakai, Kuali initiatives from Indiana University
Cengage announces OpenNow, their full entry into using OER – a move that we’ve been tracking since at least 2011 at e-Literate
With the new release of LMS market data for the US and Canada for higher education, we see Canvas and Brightspace continuing to gain, and Blackboard continuing to lose share.