Texas Districts Use Personalized Learning Platform to Support 1:1, Blended Learning

Two districts in Texas have recently selected itslearning (www.itslearning.net) as their teaching and learning platform.
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To meet the demands of offering more student-centered learning, two districts in Texas have recently selected itslearning (www.itslearning.net) as their teaching and learning platform. The learning management system is becoming an integral part of 1:1 initiatives and blended learning models in Clear Creek and Huffman Independent School Districts (ISD). 

itslearning is a cloud-based learning management system (LMS) that works through any device. 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 share instructional resources, assignments and activities, and assessments with students and parents.

Joining Houston ISD in implementing the personalized learning platform is Clear Creek ISD. Andrea Winters, the district’s director of learning technology, participated in the evaluation process. “I was immediately impressed with the platform’s interface, streamlined curriculum management functionality and its focus on proven, data-driven pedagogical strategies that drive student-centered learning seamlessly,” she said. 

HISD selected the platform in 2014 to consolidate all its digital resources into one web-based, single sign-on resource. Rebranded the “PowerUp: HUB” or “the HUB” to fit in with the district’s overall initiative, the content-agnostic, open-sourced platform enables HISD to host a wide range of third-party digital content and different file format types that support active learning, flipped classrooms, project-based learning and other forms of learner-centered instruction. The HUB supports IMS open standards to eliminate the need for customized integration of various platforms.

“We have a remarkable partner in itslearning,” added Winters. “From the superintendent’s office to the students, we share a vision that education is about providing engaging learning practices that suit everyone’s needs. They are a very innovative company that takes both a professional and a personal approach when catering to a district’s needs and proposing a functional and flexible solution based on those needs.”



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Districts Find System’s Proprietary Standards Mastery, Recommendation Engine and Customization Features Best Option for Transforming Individualized Learning   Boston – May 12, 2014 — Today, itslearning (www.itslearning.net) announced that two of the nation’s top school districts – Minneapolis Public Schools and Houston (Tex.) Independent School District - have selected its next generation, cloud-based learning platform of the same name to rapidly optimize, support and expand personalized learning and instructional experiences for the combined student populations of more than 240,000 students. 

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itslearning is the Preferred Personalized Learning Platform for Growing Number of Indiana School Districts

Wayne Township and Bartholomew Districts Lead the Way as Evansville and Greensburg Quickly Follow Suit in Integrating Digital Curriculum Management via LMS Platform   Boston, MA – April 18, 2016 —Whether educators are striving for the goal of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) or competency-based learning or even standards-based learning, a key element for success is a high-quality curriculum management system. An increasing number of districts in the state of Indiana have been taking that principle to heart. In 2014, administrators in Wayne Township and Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation (BCSC) opted for the dynamic curriculum management platform of itslearning as a vital element of their teaching and learning processes. Since then, districts in Evansville and Greensburg have also chosen the personalized learning management system (LMS).

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Two schools and two districts are the latest to join the number of educational institutions opting for the next generation, cloud-based learning management system from itslearning (www.itslearning.net). Despite their different pedagogical environments, Urban Community School in Cleveland, Escondido Charter School in California, Fraser Public Schools in Michigan and Rosedale Union School District in Bakersfield, Calif. have all found that the digital learning platform meets their individual needs.