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This week's education venture startup news



Accredible - Accredible and 5G Announce Partnership to Bring Digital Credentials to Chile
29 October 2020 – Accredible, the leading digital credentialing platform, announced today a partnership with with technology company 5 G. Under the partnership, 5 G will resell Accredible’s digital credentialing software directly into the Chilean market through their newly created entity, Discobolo. 5 G is a Chilean company with more that 12 years experience in […]
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    Altus Assessments Inc. - What 3 US medical programs are observing since using Casper
    In ongoing research projects with three MD programs in the United States, we’re looking to see how Casper can help evolve their admissions processes so they make decisions with confidence while saving time...
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      CourseKey - How Real-Time Attendance Impacts Your Financial Aid Office
      Financial aid offices are essential to the operations of higher education institutions. They handle tasks critical to the success of both the institution and their students. The office of Federal Student Aid provides more than $120 billion in grant, work-study, and loan funds each year to help pay for college or career school. As we [...]
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        Synapse - Buy-In is Not Enough: L&D Needs Senior Execs to Champion Learning Throughout the Organization
        The number #1 takeaway from LinkedIn Learning’s 2020 Workplace Learning Report is that while L&D budgets continue to grow, the effort to encourage execs to champion learning remains a challenge. The report found that 83% of L&D pros say their executives support employee learning but only 27% of L&D pros say their CEOs are active […]
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          Intellispark - What is a connected high school?
          Whether students are in the classroom in-person, online, or hybrid, feeling connected to their teachers and peers is more important than ever. An experienced high school principal reflects on what it...
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            Lumen Learning - Choosing Flexible Courseware Aligned to Your Learning Objectives
            Our iLumenation series explores relevant topics and challenges that faculty across higher education institutions are facing today. In this final post, we take an in-depth look at and share tips on how to identify course materials that support and improve learning.  A recent survey of 4,000 instructors by Tyton Partners listed the top instructional priorities [...]
              Ozobot - Announcing the Ozobot Thanksgiving Day Parade Float Contest!
              Ozosquad, you inspire us and we’re grateful for you—every day, but especially as we reflect close to Thanksgiving! Last year, so many of you shared your Balloons Over Broadway parades and they looked like SO MUCH FUN. This year, we want even more people to get in on the fun and show our appreciation with …
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                Permission Click - Winnipeg Free Press Coverage – Local business is really clicking
                
                
                  QuadFi - 4 Effective Ways You Can Relieve Stress
                  The US presidential election takes place today, during International Stress Awareness Week. While this event will have a big impact on global stress levels, we hope it doesn’t distract from the important message of this week. Stress matters – and we all need to address it.     A survey of more than 5,400 North American adults…The post 4 Effective Ways You Can Relieve Stress appeared first on Quadfi. 
                    Signal Vine, Inc. - 11 Mental Health Texting Resources for Advisors
                    We are thrilled to have guest authors Helen Zhong and Kelly Madden from Active Minds, the nation’s premier nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for students, share 11 mental health texting resources for academic advisors.  Why mental health is important right now It is time to prioritize young people’s mental health. As the […]
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                      Thrive Global - John Lloyd of Koroyd: How You Can Achieve Success By Being ‘Hungry and Humble’
                      I am only interested in building long term success and do so through practicing being ‘Hungry and Humble’. Hungry — always look for new business, show partners we are proactive and demonstrate that we can elevate their businesses together. Humble — do it with integrity, dignity and take a long term view on all situations. […]
                        Verto Education - How to Make College More Affordable
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