Open edX & Learning Platforms Newsletter | March – April 2022: Cornerstone – EdCast, Zoom,, D2L, Jenzabar, Canvas, Docebo, Labster…

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MARCH – APRIL 2022 – NEWSLETTER #44  |  Breaking news at IBL News  |  Noticias en Español


Open edX

• Open edX Reorganizes Its Collaboration Tools on the Software Roadmap

• Open edX Releases Its 2022 Conference Schedule Centered on the Future of Work

• Ukrainian Tech Company Receives Support from the Open edX Community


edX Platform

• Cornerstone Acquired EdCast, a Learning Platform that Uses Open edX

• 2U – edX Removes Six Russian Universities from Its Content Platform



• Coursera’s CEO Says that Company Revenues Will Grow 30% in 2022

• Coursera Announced Three New Master’s Programs from U.S. and U.K. Universities


Learning Platforms: Functionalities

• Zoom Releases New Features for Education, Including Breakout Rooms

• Partners with Intel to Develop New Teaching Functionalities

• D2L Will Integrate the Zoom-Based Platform this Quarter

• Engageli Launches the Version 2.0 of Its Learning Platform

• Anthology Learning Platform Creates a Virtual Summit on Policy and Practice

• Well-Funded Go1 Corporate Library Will Offer Custom Lessons from Pluralsight


Learning Platforms: Acquisitions and Results

• Jenzabar Buys a Leading Marketing Company to Face Student Decline Crisis

• Canvas LMS Acquires the Micro-Credentials Issuer and Partner Badgr

• Labster Nabs Another $47 Million in Capital to Expand Its Science Simulations Business

• Docebo Increased Its Net Loss to $13.6M in 2021 Despite Gaining Known Brands


2022 Events | All of the Key Conferences Listed!

• Education Calendar 2022  – APRIL | MAY | JUNE | JULY |  Conferences in Latin America & Spain


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