prnewswire | October 19, 2020
ClassWallet has been awarded a contract from the State of Idaho and the Idaho State Board of Education to help distribute close to $50 million in funds for its 'Strong Families, Strong Students Initiative' to families for their remote learning needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Funds for the initiative come from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump. ClassWallet will work with Idaho's Office of the State Board of Education to administer the distribution of funds, safely and securely, from its advanced fintech platform to roughly 30,000 eligible families.
GoPeer | May 04, 2022
On May 3rd, premier education solutions provider, Anthology, announced a partnership with the student success platform for tutor management, GoPeer. The collaboration is aimed at helping higher education institutes deploy cutting-edge tutoring options.
Following the partnership, Anthology clients will be able to implement GoPeer through their Blackboard Assist tool that enables connections between students and support services. Clients will also be able to deploy the tool as a standalone solution.
"This partnership enables institutions to ensure their students have access to real-time tutoring support, when and where they need it. This is a unique opportunity, exclusively available for our client universities and colleges, to deploy a tailored platform and make personalized tutoring available to every student on campus."
-Rob Sparks, Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Partnerships at Anthology
GoPeer’s technology connects students with tutors near them through a tech-integrated near-peer education model. The company offers a customization-ready platform to help educational institutes manage student tutors, receive reports in real-time, and scale on demand.
"We're thrilled to partner with Anthology to provide one-on-one tutoring with the flexibility to fit students' unique scheduling needs. Online tutoring lowers barriers and empowers students to learn from anywhere. We're excited to bring those benefits to more students acrossNorth America."
-Ethan Binder, co-founder and CEO of GoPeer
SAP | March 15, 2021
SAP SE today declared an achievement of 5,000,000 course enlistments on its openSAP stage – a free online stage that offers imaginative, master drove gigantic open online courses with going with microlearning and web recordings across a scope of themes for students, all things considered.
openSAP was set up in 2013 to give people fundamental information and the chance to gain the abilities important to explore the SAP® programming scene, all with the adaptability to gain from anyplace whenever. Utilizing attempted and confided in learning ideas, the online stage incorporates highlights, for example, gamification and conversation gatherings to permit students to collaborate with specialists and companions in a manner that is impactful and pleasant. Facilitated and run by the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI), SAP can think back on numerous long stretches of close joint effort and effective codevelopment with the establishment drove by Director and CEO Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel.
"In today's digitally-driven age, it's important to create a learning environment that is accessible for all," said Professor Hasso Plattner, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of SAP SE. "With the COVID-19 pandemic upending all facets of life and forcing many to move to a remote working and learning environment, it has become more important than ever to lower the barriers to essential knowledge to provide learners with the right tools and resources to continue to achieve and further their skills. It is tremendous to see what we have achieved so far with openSAP, and we are excited to continue to be part of our customers' learning journeys as we work to meet their evolving needs."
The web based learning stage has as of late seen sped up development, with the quantity obviously enlistments multiplying throughout the most recent three years. Enlistments in around 250 unique courses normal out to 20,000 enlistments for every course, adding up to 1.2 million students no matter how you look at it. While the stage keeps on giving new seminars on the most recent subjects and developments, like SAP S/4HANA®, SAP Business Technology Platform, canny incorporation, advanced change and AI, more seasoned courses are as yet significant and reliably pull in new enlistments.