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The Ultimate Guide to Instructional Design

Our experts break down what instructional design is, what instructional designers do and share tips for creating engaging, inclusive educational content that learners will love.

  • 9 Things to Consider Before Making an LMS Switch

    About the eBook Your LMS functions as the heart of your academic institution—it not only hosts and manages learning material, but also helps students to successfully hit learning outcomes. However,…

  • SNHU turns student data into student success

    How SNHU Turns Student Data Into Student Success Ensuring student success has become one of the biggest challenges for colleges and universities. With the adoption of education technology, higher education…

  • Make Data-Driven Decisions with D2L Brightspace

    Now more than ever, instructors need easy-to-action, on-time information that supports student growth without breaking the bank. Get ready to move beyond the limitations of a learning management system (LMS)…

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Why I’m Blogging: A Blog Post

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Promoting Lifelong Learning for a Barrier-free Canada

Today is the brightest day of the year in Canada because it is the summer solstice. It is the brightest day also because the Accessible Canada Act (ACA) became a…


Four Strategies to Inspire Active Learning

Active learning strategies can be employed within the classroom to inspire engagement, debate and discussion. Here are four to try out.


Top 10 Tips for Online Facilitators

Check out our top ten tips for the online facilitator when it comes to effective online teaching and instruction

Customer Story

Harnessing Analytics to Boost LMS Adoption

SAIT worked with D2L to analyze student and faculty engagement with its Brightspace LMS instance and set a benchmark for measuring ongoing efforts to boost LMS adoption. By creating a successful faculty community of practice and improving integration between Brightspace and other systems, SAIT has seen measurable improvements in use of the LMS — contributing to improved student outcomes.


Why CEOs Should Care About Employee Engagement

Employee engagement does even more than just increasing productivity and profitability and raising morale and client satisfaction.


Student Data Isn’t Valuable – It’s Priceless

With much discussion about data privacy in the news, here are our principles on learner data.

Customer Story

Empowering students and staff with e-learning innovation

Keen to expand the reach of its post-secondary courses, Fanshawe College worked closely with students, faculty members and D2L to find new ways to make its resources easier for everyone to use. By building on its use of the Brightspace learning management system, the college has been working on a series of innovation projects that will help more students reach their educational goals.

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