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2020 LMS Student Success: D2L

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A key focus of Tambellini research in 2020 is student success and learning management systems’ contribution toward it. The LMS market has experienced a significant transformation in the past five years, as next-generation learning technology evolves and introduces the digital classroom and new modes of learning and education. D2L, or Desire2Learn, has taken strides to realign the company and its culture to support this technology shift and has developed a strong partnership with higher education to promote student success. Learn how D2L—creator of Brightspace—is striving to understand the industry and develop solutions to support lifelong learning.


  • Vendor in Focus: D2L (Desire2Learn)
  • Software in Focus: Student Success, Learning Management
  • Author: Karen Boudreau-Shea, Research Director, Student Success and IT Strategic Planning, The Tambellini Group
  • Length: 13 pages
  • Research Availability: January 2020

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