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Blackboard Collaborate has been honoured for exceptional innovation in online collaboration with the 2016 WebRTC Product of the Year award.
Blackboard is offering up new bundling and product names specifically for the K-12 market. The Blackboard K-12 New Learning Experience (NLE) platform consists of a mix-and-match compilation of products, professional services and integration for districts and schools. The solution sets broadly cover safety and security, community engagement and personalized learning.
Blackboard has partnered with online transportation network Uber Technologies to let students pay for rides on their campus card account using the Uber app.
In yet another attempt for companies to combine their efforts in creating better online education spaces, Moodle and Blackboard have joined forces for the Moodle Project. - See more at: http://www.educationworld.com/a_news/blackboard-and-moodle-form-official-partnership-314817082#sthash.3J0UMHM6.dpuf
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Once a year Blackboard Inc. hosts BbWorld®, a premier training, networking, and professional development event for Blackboard users from around the globe. This conference allows you to ask questions and find answers, network with over 2,000 peers, meet experts, explore our partners, learn about our product roadmaps, and have the opportunity to share your ideas for the future.
2016 Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) Annual Conference
June 22, 2016 09:00 AM EDT
June 24, 2016 05:00 AM EDT
Blackboard will be attending the 2016 GMAC Annual Conference in Washington, DC. This year's conference will bring together professionals from the graduate business and management industry to share insight and knowledge.
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June 23, 2016 02:00 PM EDT
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ISTE - International Society for Tech in Education (TandL, CE)
June 26, 2016 9:00 AM EDT
This year's conference in Denver, CO will offer over 1,000 sessions of experiences in education, networking opportunities, technological advancements in education, and tips for incorporating technology into your classroom.
The Summit for Online Leadership
June 27, 2016 9:00 AM EDT
Blackboard will be attending the Summit for Online Leadership in Washington, DC. This event will address topics such as emerging technology and design, marketing and student success, leadership and strategy, and program innovation.
UPCEA - Online Learning Roundtable
June 27, 2016 9:00 AM EDT
Blackboard will be attending and sponsoring the annual UPCEA Online Leadership Roundtable in Washington DC on June 27, 2016. This conference is the flagship for senior leaders responsible for leveraging the strategic potential of online learning to transform institutions domestically and globally. We hope to see you there.
The 9th International Conference on Educational Data Mining
June 29, 2016 9:00 AM EDT
Blackboard will be sponsoring and attending the 9th annual EDM Conference in Raleigh, NC. This conference is a leading forum for research that mines large data sets to answer questions that shed light on the learning processes.
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators Conference (NASFAA)
July 10, 2016 7:00 AM EDT
This conference is the premiere event serving the student financial aid community by providing valuable, current information on student aid programs from financial aid veterans. Take advantage of this unique training and professional development opportunity that will equip student aid professionals with the tools needed to most effectively assist families. We hope to see you there.
CGCS Public Relations Executives Meeting
July 15, 2016 9:00 AM CDT
Join us at the annual Public Relations Executives Meeting in Chicago, IL this year for discussions on improving both internal and external communications for your schools and districts through the use of social media, public relations and marketing.
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