Monthly Archives: February 2019

Instructure acquires Portfolio in $ 43 million deal

In November 2017, Instructure, the Utah-based company and owner of LMS Canvas, made its first major acquisition by acquiring Practice, a video learning platform. In 2018, Instructure launched a partner-booster program, which seemed to further indicate the company’s interest in partnering with other edtech startups. On February 19, the company …

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Instructure announces strong earnings and acquisition

Nowadays, every sub-industry needs a software as a service player. The business model is powerful and the long term economy is an investor’s dream. The education sector has a bona fide leader in Instruct (NYSE: INST). The company has a cloud platform for educational institutions called Canvas; a tool for …

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Instructure Reaches Agreement to Acquire Student Success Network Portfolio

Portfolio was created to help everyone realize their full potential by connecting their learning to opportunity. The company helps institutions inspire, assess, and showcase student achievement through its powerful ePortfolio network, student-centered assessment, job-matching capabilities, and academic and extracurricular pathways. “Working with Portfolium furthers our mission as it allows us …

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AI helps researchers model the impact of social norms

Hear from CIOs, CTOs, and other senior executives and leaders on data and AI strategies at the Future of Work Summit on January 12, 2022. Learn more How do humans learn to cooperate? This is an interesting question, which behavioral anthropologists have been studying for decades. Social norms – that …

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