An LMS Showcase: Three Michigan Districts Exhibit their Learning Management Systems and Why They Chose Them

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In the modern educational marketplace, there are so many learning management system (LMS) providers that it can be difficult to sift through sales pitches and figure out which will be best for your school community. In this webinar, representatives from three Michigan school districts (Dexter Community Schools, Fraser Public Schools, and Dearborn Public Schools) share their journeys to LMS selection (feat. Summit Learning, Blackboard, itslearning, and Moodle).

Each district will share the deciding factors that led them to choose their current LMS, including how it aligns with their district’s instructional framework and what the user experience looks like for students, parents, teachers, and support staff. 

Date of Webinar

August 19, 2021 1:00 pm

Presented By:

Dr. Sarah Pazur
FlexTech High School
Amy Gwizdz
Dearborn Public Schools
Chris Kenniburg
Dearborn Public Schools
Dr. Chris Timmis
Dexter Community Schools
Carrie Wozniak
Fraser Public Schools


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