The features within Desire2Learn Learning Suite, developed together with educators and in consultation with clients, are taking education beyond the linear, text-based learning environment creating a learning environment that is opening up and expanding opportunities for learning.
Key capabilities of the new release include: Integrated social learning that supports simplified connecting and sharing with friends and colleagues through Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+
Efficient assessment, feedback and grading capabilities making the on-line marking process simple
Expanded notification tools for learners and educators ensuring assignment, tests and critical dates are never missed
Powerful performance and assessment tracking capabilities for blended learning environments through innovative seating chart functionality. This tool is rethinking the interface for interacting with students and classmates online – making it more visual and engaging.
Details of the capabilities can be found in the pre-release announcement (http://www.desire2learn.com/news/2011/Desire2Learn-Announce-Learning-Sui...).
The new features of Desire2Learn Learning Suite are included as components of the platforms at no additional cost to clients.