This month Getting Smart is acknowledging people and organizations making a difference with a series of back to school top 10 lists. During August we will run about 40 ‘best of’ lists, not in order, not exhaustive, just people we appreciate.
Today we are recognizing 20 platform providers.
Comprehensive Platforms (LMS & content)
Advanced Academics: dropout prevention, credit recovery
American Academy: dropout recovery
Amplify: a smart tablet bundle
Apex: high school courses and new blended tutorials solution
Edginuity: powers Carpe Diem’s secondary blend
Pearson’s Grad Point: NovaNet & FLVS content
Vschoolz: a blended learning solution
SevenStar: a Christian perspective
Edmentum: Plato Courseware
Agilix: maker of Brainhoney and xLi solution
Blackboard: Angel, Moodlerooms
- CompassLearning Odyssey: adaptive when powered by NWEA MAPS
Desire to Learn: more higher ed than K-12 penetration
Edmodo: leader in social learning
Education Elements: blended learning management
Instructure Canvas: hosts open MOOC Canvas.net
Moodle: open learning management system
OpenClass: open LMS with lots of OER
Schoology: LMS with collaborative tools
Haiku learning: LMS with new features
What did we miss? What would you add?
Edmodo is a portfolio company of Learn Capital where Tom is a partner. Pearson is an Advocacy Partner of Getting Smart.