Open, Agile, Outcomes-Focused Next Generation Academic Enterprise



How do K-20 institutions and educational systems maximize the effectiveness of their IT infrastructure? Institutional and system-wide adoption of IMS interoperability standards establishes the foundation for the next generation, delivering the following benefits:

  • Agility: Instantaneous integration of a wide variety of learning tools, applications, and content into the academic enterprise without lock-in to a single vendor solution
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  • Coherence: A seamless online environment for all users (teachers, student, parents, administrators) across all learning applications and mobile platforms
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  • Improvement: Actionable learning outcomes and analytics across a wide variety of learning tools, applications, and content that will continuously improve personalization, achievement, and retention
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  • Leverage: Ability to easily integrate to hosted applications system-wide and community-developed learning tools, applications, and content across vendor platforms
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  • Efficiency: Changing the focus of effort from custom integrations to continuous improvement of teaching and learning