Taking Canvas Open Source LMS – To The Schools of New Mexico

This piece was based on a presentation we delivered at the 2017 Ed-Fi Data Summit in Austin TX. It is a summary of our work with Learning Tapestry in New Mexico to build and deploy the Canvas Open Source Learning Management System and then move two education agencies, their users and their courses from Blackboard and D2L Brightspace to their [...]

By | 2022-03-14T11:20:14+00:00 December 26th, 2017|

Recognition For Research: Navigation North Keeps Development Connected To The Classroom

Navigation North is proud to receive recognition for the research-based work we have conducted with our colleagues at the Smithsonian in developing and shaping the Smithsonian Learning Lab. Digital Promise convened experts at Teachers College, Columbia University to review and selected one exemplary company and two honorable mentions in each category. EdSurge reported on the findings, identifying Smithsonian Learning Lab for its work [...]

By | 2022-03-14T11:24:25+00:00 November 18th, 2016|

We will be @ Datapalooza in DC.

Tuesday, October 9th we have been invited to the Datapalooza event at the White House (yes, that White House) in Washington D.C. to present on various architectures and applications we have been developing and deploying that use open educational data to better provide educators more tools and resources for their classrooms to support Common Core Standards implementation. We are excited [...]

By | 2022-03-14T11:26:48+00:00 October 3rd, 2012|

Next Generation K-12 Platforms…

Brian of Navigation North, worked as the primary author on a new white paper with a team of lead national thinkers and strategists on the topic of "What would it take for State Education Agencies and Big Data to come together to benefit schools?" under the direction of the K12 Center @ ETS. Download the white paper: The Next-Generation K-12 Platforms [...]

By | 2022-03-14T11:26:48+00:00 October 3rd, 2012|

Learning Registry Development and Research

After completing over a year of developmental prototyping under contract with SRI on Learning Registry programming and implementation, Joe of Navigation North co-authored a state strategies white paper with Ashley Lee from SRI. Building a Network of Resource Sharing States

By | 2022-03-14T11:26:48+00:00 September 22nd, 2012|