Clifton, NJ – January 11, 2016 – ClassLink announced a new single sign-on connection to Britannica® School, the online classroom information solution from Britannica Digital Learning. Britannica School is an award-winning, online, interactive learning resource for students and teachers in grades K-12. Now teachers and students have secure instant access to one of education's most popular reference tools.
ClassLink OneClick delivers single sign-on to web resources, like Britannica School, and to files, whether they are stored in the cloud, on a device, or on the school network. With more than 3,000 single sign-on connectors, ClassLink has brought together more resources than all other single sign-on platforms combined.
Michael Ross, Senior Vice President of Britannica Digital Learning, lauded the partnership, saying, “We commend ClassLink for improving the way in which educators and students connect to their preferred learning resources, including Britannica School.” Ross continued, “We’re also quite pleased with how easy it is to work with ClassLink, which charges no fees to publishers, a major barrier with other platforms, and is able make connections with amazing speed.”
ClassLink CEO, Berj Akian, echoed the sentiments of Britannica, stating, “Britannica School is exactly the kind of partner we like to work with – they understand the power of digital learning and have created world-class, award-winning solutions to support teaching and learning.” Akian continued, “We’re experiencing a rising tide of partners in education that view ClassLink as the right path forward when it comes to ensuring equitable access. Our relationship with Britannica is a reflection of the commitment we share to do right by schools.”
The pace of ClassLink adoptions continues to accelerate across the US, as does its roster of partners. ClassLink OneClick is now the preferred single sign-on platform for thousands of schools and districts around the world and for an increasing number of publishers and platform providers.
ClassLink provides OneClick and OneRoster. OneClick enables single sign-on access to web and Windows applications, and instant access to files at school and in the cloud. OneRoster easily and securely delivers class rosters to any publisher using open technology standards. Accessible from any computer, tablet or smartphone, ClassLink is ideal for 1to1 and Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives.
About Britannica Digital Learning
Britannica Digital Learning (BDL) provides reliable, high-quality solutions to strengthen student achievement and educators’ ability to teach to best practice. BDL experts produce curriculum-aligned resources for all ages from elementary school to college that make creative and purposeful use of technologies widely used in schools today. Products include Britannica School, Britannica Academic, Pathways: Science™, and ImageQuest™. BDL is a division of Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., with headquarters in Chicago.
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