LearningField is proud to welcome not-for-profit SIMON as its newest Learning Management System (LMS) partner.
The partnership means all schools using SIMON as their LMS can now easily access a broad range of quality content from a range of leading educational publishers with a subscription to LearningField as their digital content provider. Schools can pick and mix which resources best suit their needs from 12,500 chapters across 12 different publishers. Teachers can assign an entire e-textbook, chapter or directly link to a page without leaving SIMON.
Starting in the Ballarat Catholic Diocese, SIMON has grown to enhance the learning of more than 65,000 primary and secondary students across Victoria and South Australia in Catholic, government and independent schools. The not-for-profit uses its revenue is used for continual development in the interests of schools, not shareholders.
“Our entire philosophy is based around responding to the needs of our users – and being made up of educators and school leaders ourselves, our business recognised that a partnership with LearningField would help improve the experience of accessing the educational content teachers need to efficiently run their class,” Kevin Brodie, SIMON General Manager says.
“Within minutes of receiving their LearningField access codes, all teachers can easily assign books for their classes, ready for students to access right away. Teachers can use the SIMON media resources to directly link pages to student tasks, making it easier for students to click to read the resources without needing to sign in and out of different systems,” he said.
Director of LearningField, Ben Heuston agrees, saying the partnership with SIMON aligns with LearningField’s vision to invest back into creating a user-friendly digital learning environment that helps teaches focus on teaching.
“As an initiative of not-for-profit Copyright Agency, LearningField demonstrates how strong partnerships can lead to better user experiences. Our LMS partnerships helps make the breath of content available under our a single platform even more accessible.”
“This integration between our SIMON and LearningField means that quality content can brought inside the LMS, helping to a single point where learning happens, creating a more focussed learning environment for students, and content provision to classes easier for teachers,” he said.
To find out more about LMS integration with LearningField, let us know your enquiry here and we’ll come right back to you.
To see what else is in the LearningField Library, download our Year 7-10 Popular Titles and the Year 11-12 Popular Titles. If you would like the full list of content available under a LearningField subscription, or have a specific inquiry about intereactive content, request further information here.
LearningField provides an unrivalled choice of e-textbooks for Australian schools. Our unique subscription offer gives teachers and students unlimited access to more than 12,000 chapters from world-leading educational publishers through a single platform.
Through LearningField, teachers and students can easily access a broad range of e-textbooks and publisher interactive products that linked to the curriculum and cover core and elective subjects from Years 7-12.
LearningField supports BYOD schools by working seamlessly on any device across multiple platforms. Teachers can assign texts for students, make and share notes with classes on-the-fly and cater to mixed-ability classrooms by selecting appropriate texts for varying levels.
SIMON is a learning management software solution is designed and built for teachers, by former teachers. It makes administering your school more efficient and improves teaching and learning practice, student reporting and assessment and parent engagement and communication. As a not-for-profit, SIMON delivers a more cost effective product for schools and ensures revenue is used for continual development in the interests of schools, not shareholders.
Its entire philosophy is based around responding to the needs of our users – our development road map is determined by the needs of educators and our business strategy is determined by the school leaders who make up our board of management. Find out more.
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