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Active IQ wins Exporter of the Year Award

November 22, 2021

Ascend Learning brand Active IQ has been recognized as Exporter of the Year Award at the sixth annual FAB 2021 Awards, organized by the Federation of Awarding Bodies, the trade association representing the collective interests of the UK’s qualifications and assessments industry.  The ‘Exporter of the Year’ award recognizes the success of an organization’s exports […]

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Cultural Connection: Recognizing Veterans Day with Mark Williamson

November 10, 2021

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Unlike Memorial Day, Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans — living or dead […]

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ATI and Swift River join to make practice-ready nurses top priority as Next Generation NCLEX approaches

November 3, 2021

ATI Nursing Education announced Swift River Online Learning will join the ATI portfolio, adding its Virtual Clinicals solution to ATI’s set of learning tools built specifically for nursing students and nurse educators, to help them master core nursing knowledge and develop their clinical judgment. The result will be a complementary set of tools for nursing […]

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Cultural Connection: Celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month with Kelly Von Lunen

October 19, 2021

The U.S. Department of Labor observes October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month to commemorate the many and varied contributions of people with disabilities to America’s workplaces and economy. To continue our commitment to our values and promote a culture of inclusion, the Ascend communications team spoke with Kelly Von Lunen, managing editor in shared […]

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FACTS Education and Kognito Partner to Help Educators Support Student Mental Health

October 1, 2021

FACTS Education Solutions, a provider of K-12 professional development and instructional services and Kognito, a leading health simulations company, announced a partnership to help private and faith-based schools address student mental health related to the fallout of COVID-19. Through this new partnership, FACTS Ed customers now have the opportunity to access several Kognito simulations to […]

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