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DeVry Inc. Collaborates with Sophia to Offer Faculty and Staff Innovative Online Site to Create and Share Knowledge

MINNEAPOLIS, September 14, 2011 - DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV) is working in conjunction with Sophia to pilot a new licensed version of its technology platform that enables faculty and students to create and share knowledge through multimedia instruction and online discussion.

The platform, which combines some of the best features of popular social media sites, focuses solely on education and is a fir...

Sophia Launches New Licensed Versions of Online Platform for K-12 Schools, Colleges and Universities

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 6, 2011 - Sophia, a first-of-its-kind online social teaching and learning platform that offers academic content to anyone, anywhere, free of charge has developed private license learning solutions for schools, colleges and universities to improve student success, retention and engagement.

"These new offerings provide the conduit that enable teachers and learners to share info...

Sophia Grows to Offer 1,500 Free Academic Tutorials on Social Teaching and Learning Web Site

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 29, 2011 - Sophia, a first-of-its-kind online social teaching and learning platform that offers academic content to anyone, anywhere, free of charge, has nearly doubled its tutorials in the six months since it went public and currently offers 1,500 learning packets on a variety of subjects.

Sophia also has partnered with Smarthinking, which provides live, on-demand online tuto...

Sophia Founder to Discuss the Emerging World of Social Teaching at SALT Interactive Technologies Conference

MINNEAPOLIS [August 17, 2011] – Don Smithmier, founder and CEO of Sophia, will discuss the Emerging World of Social Teaching at 3:30 p.m. on August 18 at the Interactive Technologies Conference, hosted by the Society for Applied Learning Technology (SALT). The event, which will take place August 17-19, is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the latest research, design and developmen...