Desire2Learn launches MOOC-enabled platform

October 9, 2013

The Canadian course-management company Desire2Learn this week launched a new MOOC-enabled version of its online-learning platform. “The [learning platform] is all about the learner,” says Desire2Learn President and CEO John Baker. “It empowers institutions to harness the power of technology and the trends transforming education – such as ad-hoc group collaboration, social media, BYOD mobile strategies, MOOCs and predictive analytics.” Baker explains that all of these technologies, including Google docs and an e-textbook feature, will be available under one login. Desire2Learn News Release | Chronicle of Higher Education