Desire2Learn, along with Microsoft, Elluminate and Respondus, supports One Laptop Per Child Program at EDUCAUSE 2008
Desire2Learn Incorporated (Desire2Learn), a leading provider of mission-critical enterprise eLearning solutions, along with Desire2Learn Select Partners Elluminate, Microsoft and Respondus, are supporting the eLearning needs of students in underprivileged areas. This is part of the companies’ activities at EDUCAUSE 2008, the premier IT Event in Higher Education, held this year in Orlando, Florida, October 28 – 30, 2008.
For each attendee who participates in the XOXO Program a donation will be made to One Laptop Per Child. Participants simply have to visit the Desire2Learn, Elluminate, Microsoft and Respondus booths to activate a donation.
“Desire2Learn, along with our partners, is committed to enhancing teaching and learning success for all students through technology,” said John Baker, President & CEO, Desire2Learn. “By participating in a program like XOXO, attendees of the conference make a difference for students everywhere.”
Attendees will also have the opportunity to engage with a full slate of presenters at the Desire2Learn booth over the three days of EDUCAUSE. Clients at the booth include representatives from Andrews University, Lake Superior College, Minnesota State Colleges & Universities, University of Arizona, University of Guelph, University of South Dakota and University of Wisconsin Colleges. Each presentation will provide insight into their experiences and unique applications with the Desire2Learn eLearning Suite that have enabled achievement of their vision for teaching and learning success.
Learn about the Accelerator program; designed to assist institutions to accelerate the transition from their current Learning Management System (LMS) provider over to the Desire2Learn platform. The extensive benefits of the Desire2Learn platform can be realized sooner than might have been thought possible.
Additionally, Desire2Learn will showcase the Desire2Learn eLearning Suite of products and services; attendees will be able to pick-up some tips and tricks using Desire2Learn to create a more effective learning environment; and participate in exciting in-booth entertainment for a chance to win top-notch prizes and have some fun!
About Desire2Learn Incorporated
Desire2Learn Incorporated is a world-leading provider of enterprise eLearning solutions that enable institutions and other organizations to create teaching and learning environments that reflect their vision, values, goals, pedagogical approaches and branding. Desire2Learn and its subsidiaries support more than five million learners worldwide and clients include higher education, K-12, as well as associations, government and other leading organizations. For more information, visit: www.Desire2Learn.com, call 1.888.772.0325 or 1.519.772.0325.
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