Blackboard and Pearson launch integration for MyLab

Blackboard Inc. and Pearson today announced a new integration for using Pearson’s learning solution – MyLab / Mastering – within Blackboard’s flagship learning management system (LMS).

The systems integration includes single sign-on, gradebook, improved workflows and state of the art Web services that enable instructors to find and access MyLab / Mastering – including personalized study paths, customizable content, responsive learning tools and real-time evaluation and diagnostics – directly in Blackboard Learn™.

“With over 850 MyLab / Mastering solutions included in this integration, this is a real value-add for Blackboard Learn customers and an important part of our overall digital content strategy,” said Matthew Small, chief business officer at Blackboard. “We’re excited to offer users a combined solution that helps educators find and use high-quality learning tools from Pearson directly within the LMS.”

“Now that our customers can access MyLab / Mastering directly within Blackboard Learn 9.1, together we’ve created a more convenient way for instructors and students to benefit from the powerful teaching and learning support these programs offer,” said Jerome Grant, Chief Learning Officer at Pearson Higher Education North America.

Check out the full press release here.