itslearning, the largest European Virtual Learning Environment provider, has been appointed to the Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges (APUC) Framework for VLE systems.
All submissions in this category were evaluated by a team of digital learning experts from leading British Higher and Further Education institutions. Only three suppliers were added to the Framework Agreement Lot 1, Proprietary VLE.
“To be included in the Advanced Procurement for Universities and Colleges’ VLE Framework, is a testament to the fantastic work our team has been doing in this sector across Europe. We are excited to start partnering with more universities throughout the UK and introducing the innovative service which itslearning provides.”
APUC is the Centre of Procurement Expertise for, and jointly owned by, all Universities and Colleges in Scotland, working in partnership with its members to encourage innovation, best practice, collaboration and value delivery.
Institution members of APUC and other UK regional university purchasing consortia including: NWUPC, NEUPC, HEPCW, LUPC and SUPC, can now choose to implement the itslearning solution with confidence that the learning platform meets the rigorous standards required by higher education institutions across the UK. UK institutions eligible to use the Framework Agreement may obtain further information from their regional university purchasing consortia or the APUC.
itslearning VLE features
itslearning has been creating education technology (EdTech) that elevates teaching and helps students realise their potential since 1999. With itslearning, students, teachers and administrators can connect easily with each other. Collaboration work and teaching is aligned with learning goals and objectives across the academic institution. The platform supports both Google and Microsoft and integrates easily with other software and content providers to ensure leading EdTech tools are available for users in a centralised learning hub.
itslearning offers a wide range of features which can be customised to suit your academic processes and is easily integrated into everyday practices.
- Cloud based VLE accessible anywhere, anytime and on any device.
- Access leading EdTech tools with a single itslearning log in
- Easy planner and course building functionality
- Share templates and resources across the college or university
- Options for students to create groups and simultaneously collaborate on documents
- Produce actionable reports for teachers, departments and universities
The integrated features provide the students with flexible ways of learning and showcasing their understanding of the subjects. The interface is intuitive and follows modern design making it easy for teachers and students to navigate the platform and take full advantage of the features.
The itslearning implementation team will assist universities to map out a successful VLE implementation strategy based on the institution’s needs and goals. Planning, execution and reviews will be done in partnership to ensure a smooth process.
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Lise-Linn Carlsen, itslearning
Published August 26, 2021