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One Huge Misconception About Learning Management Systems

We heard someone say that a learning management system was for *just* homework submission. Oh boy, imagine our horror.

Three Reasons Why We Love Social Learning (And So Should You)

Social learning is utterly engaging and we prefer that a thousand times over whatever traditional LMSes claim to do.

What Does the Future of Assignments Look Like?

Assignments today are undergoing a drastic change. And we think that’s a good thing.

How to Ask Your Admin for New EdTech

We have a few tips for how to ask for new edtech in a way that your boss can’t ignore.

The Top 5 Reasons LMS Implementations Fail

I want us to re-think the playbook, shift our expectations, and put students first.

If [That One Learning Management System] is So Bad, Why Do Schools Keep Buying It?

If an LMS-that-shall-not-be-named was that unusable, supply and demand would do it’s thing, right? Wrong.

[New Podcast] What Schools Need to Know About Buying New EdTech

We made a podcast! And it's all about how to buy a new learning management system.

The Playbook for Choosing an LMS is Broken

Technology doesn't engage and excite students on its own. But people procure and pilot new technology as if it does.