D2L SVP Joins Prestigious Educational Technology Leadership Collaborative
Kitchener, Waterloo, Feb. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global learning technology leader D2L announced today that Senior Vice President of Product Management David Koehn has been appointed to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of IMS Global Learning Consortium.
IMS Global Learning Consortium is a non-profit organization comprised of over 550 leading suppliers, higher education institutions, K-12 districts and schools, and government organizations working in partnership to enable better teaching and learning. It was founded in 1997 as a project of EDUCAUSE and became an independent non-profit organization in 1999. IMS advances open standards technology and cross-sector leadership collaborations to support next-generation digital learning excellence.
David leads D2L’s Product Management team, the Segment (K12 | Higher Ed, Corporate | International | Services) Strategy Team, the Application Partner and Content partner team, as well as the Edu Competitive Intelligence and Edu Analyst team. These teams set the path for the short- and long-term product roadmap and messaging of the D2L product line.
“IMS brings people together to help learners around the world to shape the future of education,” says Koehn. “That’s a mission we are also deeply committed to at D2L, and I’m excited to be able to make a contribution to IMS’s important work over the next several years.”
Brightspace is a cloud-based learning platform that makes online and blended learning easy, flexible and smart. Brightspace is a quantum leap beyond traditional Learning Management System (LMS) – it is easy to drag-and-drop content to create engaging courses, supports all mobile devices, has industry-leading up-time, and is built with accessibility in mind for all learners. Plus, Brightspace enables the future of learning with a gaming engine, adaptive learning, video management, intelligent agents, templated interactives for course design, full support for outcomes or competency-based learning, and actionable learning analytics. D2L’s Brightspace was recently named the #1 LMS for Next-Gen Online Teaching and Learning by Ovum Research and #1 in Adaptive Learning by eLearning Magazine. In addition, Aragon Research included D2L in its highly coveted Hot Vendors In Learning list. To learn more, visit the Corporate page on our website.
D2L believes learning is the foundation upon which all progress and achievement rests. Working closely with organizations globally, D2L has transformed the way millions of people learn online and in the classroom. Learn more about D2L for schools, higher education and businesses at www.D2L.com.
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