Monthly Archives: January 2020

Investor advisory firm opposes sale of Instructure

An influential investor advisory firm recommended that Structure shareholders vote against a proposal to take the publicly traded learning management system provider private for about $2 billion, according to an article from Reuters. Institutional Shareholder Servicesalso known as ISS, reportedly said in a memo to clients that “the conduct of …

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As Instructure changes ownership, academics worry about protecting student data

The impending $2 billion sale of one of the world’s largest learning management systems to a private equity firm has raised questions about what happens to the wealth of student data held in company course. More than 50 people working in colleges have signed a public letter calling on Instructure, …

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