News

N.C. schools implement new LMS

By Laura Devaney
April 10th, 2015

Statewide Canvas contract covers all local education agencies and charter schools in North Carolina

canvas-implementationThe North Carolina Department of Public Instruction has selected Canvas as its learning management system. The contract covers all local education agency (LEA) and charter schools in North Carolina.

“We selected Canvas after conducting a thorough evaluation with the administration and staff from multiple schools in North Carolina,” said Tracy Weeks, chief academic and digital learning officer at the N.C. Department of Public Instruction.

The Canvas learning management system offers nearly 200 apps through the vendor neutral EduAppCenter. Teachers can build their own digital learning environment by packaging together the apps and tools that best meet the needs of their students.

Next page: Components of the Canvas contract and implementation