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Please Help Us Get Online and to Our Students! – Northern CA Schools

"We need to get online now and find our students!" a local Northern California school site administrator implored us two days after the fires decimated the town of Paradise CA just miles from our offices. Last Thursday - November 8th, members of the Navigation North team in Northern California woke up to head into the office and quickly noted an [...]

By | 2018-11-21T09:25:35+00:00 November 20th, 2018|

Taking Canvas Open Source LMS – To The Schools of New Mexico

This piece was based on a presentation we delivered at the 2017 Ed-Fi Data Summit in Austin TX. It is a summary of our work with Learning Tapestry in New Mexico to build and deploy the Canvas Open Source Learning Management System and then move two education agencies, their users and their courses from Blackboard and D2L Brightspace to their [...]

By | 2018-03-27T23:59:31+00:00 December 26th, 2017|

Our Team Partners With Teach To Lead To Launch More Intuitive Website

Navigation North partnered with Teach to Lead to launch a new website with improved user experience and a featured profiles tool. Visual Facelift During initial meetings with the Teach to Lead team, it was determined they wanted a more modern look and feel. They provided a few examples of nonprofit and education websites they liked, and we crafted a design [...]

By | 2017-09-22T10:43:24+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|

Open Educational Resource (OER) Repository Plugin For WordPress

Today our team launched WP OER - a free plugin which turns any WordPress education website into an open educational resource (OER) repository, available on the WordPress plugin directory. Open educational resources (OER) are freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media useful for teaching, learning, and assessing as well as for research purposes. If your [...]

By | 2017-08-16T14:08:59+00:00 August 16th, 2017|

Navigation North Project Earns 2017 Gold MUSE Award

The Smithsonian Learning Lab was launched last year as a result of the partnership between The Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access in Washington, D.C. and educational technology agency Navigation North. Last week, the project was awarded a 2017 Gold MUSE Award for Education & Outreach from the American Alliance of Museums. [...]

By | 2017-05-25T22:28:36+00:00 May 15th, 2017|

Navigation North Named Leading Web Development Agency

Washington, D.C. based research firm Clutch rates Navigation North as a leading service provider in Minneapolis for 2017! The company evaluates digital agencies to identify the best of the best on services provided, companies served, and independently conducted client reviews. Navigation North has been partnering with educational agencies since 2005 to provide learning solutions and informational websites. Our clients include [...]

By | 2017-11-08T15:01:09+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|