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Norfolk, VA, United States, 2009/08/31 - Scholar360 announced its release of Scholar360 LMS-SN Version 4.3, including additions such as Outcomes & Assessments, curriculum building tools, and more.
Scholar360 is a Learner Management System combining the academic features of CMS (Course Management Systems), learner-centered Web 2.0 tools, and a secure social network. Schools, corporations, organizations, and training programs use Scholar360 LMS-SN to host online courses, enhance residential courses, and build collaborative communities between students, staff, faculty, and alumni.
The latest release includes several new tools and features. Enhancements include:
• Outcomes & Assessments
Enables K-12 schools to import state requirements, align them with curriculum objects and milestones, as well as create reports to show how a course or the school as a whole is complying with the standards and requirements.
Also enables Higher Education institutions to input desired outcomes, align skills with curriculum objects and milestones, as well as create reports for accrediting bodies to demonstrate how a course or the school as a whole is complying with the standards and requirements.
• HTML/Website Uploads & Lesson Inclusion
Enables faculty and curriculum developers to upload zipped HTML sites designed to display to students as course sites. FLASH sites, linked .swf files, and other developed sites can also be uploaded and used.
Scholar360 Version 4.3 (scholar360.com) also includes enhancements made to the custom FLASH video player, additional Parent Resources, additional administrative tools, additional tools to benefit teachers, additional communication options, and open test settings.
A complete list of features can be acquired by contacting Cathy Garland.