Most Innovative Companies 2015
Location: Kitchener, Ont.
How it Innovates: While most competing teaching platforms offer the same features as they did 15 years ago (like delivering quizzes and publishing grades), D2L is already leading a major shift in the industry: It’s harnessing data and analytics to become the Netflix of education. Just as the streaming service can predict whether someone will enjoy a Judd Apatow movie, D2L’s Brightspace platform can forecast the grade a user will receive in a biology course.
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