itslearning, developer of the learning management system of the same name, and Gooru, a non-profit organization which provides a free online learning navigator for educators, have announced a strategic partnership to enhance itslearning’s platform with open educator-curated content and successful practices for personalized learning. The alliance will initially give teachers up-to-date avenue to find, remix and share collections and courses of open content designed for future-ready learning. Through a seamless integration, teachers will have instant access to quality multimedia content to guide student-centric learning experiences, supporting the success of every student, the announcement states.
The enhancement of the itslearning platform with Gooru’s capabilities supports educator and learner discovery, acquisition, curation and critique of publisher, academic and online content with standards-aligned instructional support. Gooru organizes millions of online learning content items and connects a community of educators and learners to meet students’ unique needs with a personalized learning solution while itslearning, designed specifically for the K-12 sector, sets the gold standard for curriculum management, content integration, rostering and offering a customizable standards-aligned planner.
As a student-centered learning environment, itslearning gives teachers, students and parents access, as appropriate, to course materials, assignments, communities for collaboration, professional development tools and student progress reports. The platform’s personalized dashboards give teachers a way to quickly and easily share everything from instructional resources and assignments to assessments with students and parents.
Source: itslearning, itslearning.net