Technology should help students – never hinder their learning or discourage them because it is frustrating to use. The Brightspace platform is simple and easy to use for our students at every level, from elementary to middle school and high school. Having kids literally be able to click once or twice to get to the different things they need to do – that’s a big deal.
As a small district with just 700 students, it’s often difficult to get a vendor’s attention—but D2L really made us feel like we mattered. A couple of times we asked for a feature and D2L’s engineers implemented it within 24 hours.