Jones & Bartlett Learning Expands Partnership with Junction Education by Launching Courses in Nursing, Health, and Cyber Security
BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 25, 2018
BURLINGTON, Mass., Sept. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- After working with Junction Education for over a year, Jones & Bartlett Learning extends the strategic relationship to include licensing of Junction's adaptive courseware-as-a-service platform to launch new courses in fast-growing markets including Nursing, Health Administration, and Cyber Security.
Jones & Bartlett Learning has been using Junction Author to create their digital learning products and will rely on Junction's seamless LTI integration and off-the-shelf ecommerce and fulfillment options to service their college and university customers across the globe.
"We've enjoyed working with the Junction team over the last year and are excited to expand our relationship with them to include offering customizable, adaptive courses in high-demand areas of our portfolio," said Amanda Martin, VP Product Management of Jones & Bartlett Learning. "Our customers have been looking for easy-to-use, compelling, digital learning experiences and we're looking forward to helping them raise course completion and student satisfaction rates while reinforcing the expertise of their faculty."
Junction's expansive feature set includes:
- Turnkey LTI integration with all major learning management systems including Blackboard, Canvas, Desire2Learn, Moodle, and Schoology
- Rigorous assessment with greater than 30 item types, available item-level instructor feedback (written or audio) and live proctoring
- Real-time analytics highlighting student participation and performance
- Integrated student engagement system, Junction Insight, that reaches students via text message or email with messages to help further engagement and learning performance
- Junction Assist, the first of its kind AI-driven faculty and student support bot
- Live video office hours, adaptive study lists, note-taking, secure messaging and more all through a responsive, mobile-friendly interface that 4 out of 5 students prefer to alternatives
"It's been a delight to work with the Jones & Bartlett Learning team and we're honored that they've chosen Junction to deliver their amazing content," said Vineet Madan, CEO, Junction Education, "changes in education are happening fast, and nimble publishers such as Jones & Bartlett Learning who embrace that digital future stand the best chance of growing their businesses and taking market share."
"As learning increasingly shifts towards digital and mobile delivery Jones & Bartlett Learning continues to build on its long-standing commitment to our clients and authors to build and partner to offer the most complete suite of digital learning solutions in nursing and healthcare," said Gary June, VP Sales & Marketing, Jones & Bartlett Learning.
The first set of Junction-powered courses are available for sale today: Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge, Delivering Healthcare in America: A Systems Approach and Cyberwarfare: Information Operations in a Connected World. For more details contact your Jones & Bartlett Learning representative or visit us on the web at https://www.jblearning.com.
About Jones & Bartlett Learning
Jones & Bartlett Learning is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment, and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary education, post-secondary education, and professional markets. Jones & Bartlett Learning develops educational programs and services that improve learning outcomes and enhance student achievement by combining authoritative content written by respected authors with innovative, proven, and engaging technology applications that meet the diverse needs of today's instructors, students, and professionals. For more information on Jones & Bartlett Learning, visit http://www.jblearning.com.
About Junction Education
Used by more than 75 colleges and universities since 2014 and a growing array of the world's leading publishers and learning companies, Junction Education's award-winning adaptive courseware platform is the one that 82% of students prefer to alternatives. For more information about Junction Education, visit http://www.junctioneducation.com.
SOURCE Jones & Bartlett