Pluribus Technologies | August 25, 2021
Pluribus Technologies Inc. ("Pluribus") announced today the completion of the acquisition of Pathways Training & eLearning Inc. ("Pathways") in Toronto, ON.
Founded in 2006, Pathways is an agency that supports its blue-chip clients through the design and programming of learning technologies, including live action video, eLearning, mLearning, gaming, animation and simulation along with traditional instructional design, corporate training and change management.
Richard Adair, CEO of Pluribus Technologies states, "Pathways represents our fifth acquisition in the eLearning vertical and brings an impressive client base of Fortune 500 companies. As one of Canada's leaders in the provision of gamified mobile learning and virtual reality enabled 360° video, we are excited to introduce these leading-edge offerings to the Pluribus customer base."
Pathways has always strived to be at the forefront of training in the Canadian marketplace, including being the first in Canada to offer virtual reality enabled 360° video for learning.
"We are thrilled to join the Pluribus team." says Kurt Tiltack, Managing Partner of Pathways. "It will be wonderful to witness Pathways current client offerings both support and be amplified by the amazing companies in the Pluribus portfolio. Our collective capabilities will ensure learning successes for our clients now and into the future."
About Pathways Training and eLearning Inc
Pathways Training and eLearning Inc. (Pathways) is a Toronto-based learning and development agency. Pathways specializes in the design of learning technologies and traditional classroom programming, including eLearning, animation, simulation, gaming, live action video and 360° virtual reality. For over 15 years, Pathways has had the pleasure of working alongside some of North America's most celebrated brands, as their trusted learning and development partner.
About Pluribus Technologies Inc.
Pluribus Technologies (named from the Latin term meaning "from many, becomes one") was founded in 2018 with the goal of consolidating the smaller players in the B2B software industry. Pluribus helps entrepreneurs exit their businesses by providing them with a liquidity event when they are seeking a succession plan. The management team of former owner-operators builds upon the legacy created with loyal customers and employees, taking businesses to the next level of success.
Savvas Learning Company | June 02, 2022
Pioneer of next gen digital solutions provider for K-12 learners and educators, Savvas Learning Company announced a new addition to its K-5 curriculum called myView Literacy. The program will now consist of a brand new interactive program that is based on the modern Science of Reading research and enabled students to build reading comprehension.
"The ability to read, and read well, is critical for all aspects of life, yet so many students struggle with literacy proficiency, especially given the challenges of pandemic-related disruptions in education. At Savvas, we are committed to developing literacy solutions that provide teachers with engaging literature and targeted instruction, helping to ensure that all students have the opportunity to reach their full potential."
- Bethlam Forsa, CEO of Savvas Learning Company
MyView enables teachers with the resources they need to inspire the love of reading. It also helps them improve their writing abilities and provides young writers the assistance they need to succeed.
"What I appreciate about teaching withmyView Literacyis that the lessons are detailed and organized, and provide the right amount of guidance and examples for how to teach the concept. My students love nonfiction text and learning about real people in history. With the units inmyView Literacygrouped by genre type — and an equal amount of nonfiction and fiction within the materials — my students can identify the characteristics of each genre more than they could ever before. The stories are so engaging, and my students have enjoyed every story that we have read this year. They can't wait to see what we are going to read this week!"
- Cindy Ventresca, a first-grade teacher at Gayman Elementary School, Central Bucks
Beacon Education | February 22, 2022
Beacon Education, the largest provider of online graduate degrees to China, is proud to announce its newest partner, the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, and the introduction of China's first online Master of Laws (LLM) and Master of Legal Studies (MLS) degrees directly enrolling online cohorts of Chinese working professionals.
Beacon's comprehensive services and technology suite will provide fully localized capabilities for University of Arizona Law in China including marketing, recruitment, instructional design, delivery, technology, and student support to deliver both first-in-class and best-in-class educational experiences and outcomes for talented working professionals in China seeking LLM and MLS degrees.
"University of Arizona Law has a history of developing key partnerships with top-tier universities in China to deliver our BA/Law degree and to recruit students to pursue our LLM and JD degrees in Tucson," said University of Arizona Law Dean Marc Miller, who views the partnership as a natural progression of the college's commitment to delivering accessible, high quality education in China."We have been at the forefront of online legal education—years before the pandemic—and believe Beacon Education is the perfect partner to recruit exceptional legal professionals who want to expand their understanding of U.S. and international legal studies."
"The need for international legal education in China is expanding; companies and individuals are seeking to better understand the complexities and best practices of international law. University of Arizona Law's programs are perfectly designed to meet those needs and fill that gap."
Michael Wang, CEO of Beacon Education
ABOUT THE JAMES E. ROGERS COLLEGE OF LAW
The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law is the first law school in the U.S. where you can earn a degree at any stage of your education, from undergraduate through doctoral. Because of our influential and accessible faculty, supportive student community, and home at one of the nation's top research universities, we are uniquely poised to prepare you for success. law.arizona.edu.
ABOUT BEACON EDUCATION
Beacon is China's largest provider of online master's degrees, partnering with the world's leading universities to deliver a broad range of programs and resources. Our 35+ programs across 18+ university partners are transforming digital education in China. Beacon is proud to empower Chinese learners to achieve their goals.