Raccoon Gang – Results 2017
What was achieved?
We have extended the list of our services with:
Onboarding Microsoft Learning Partners (MLPs) into MS LaaS Program
MLPs are subject matter experts supported by Microsoft with all essential tools and software to help learners master Microsoft courses and receive credentials.
Microsoft LaaS offers its Learning Partners ability to provide a complete learning experience inthe high-demand market on large scale:
Blended Learning capabilities
Full set of software and tools
Assistance in marketing
Exclusive rights on Credentials distribution
Training, Conferences, Community support
Microsoft LaaS opens new opportunities for current Microsoft Learning Partners and for other learning and training providers to extend their businesses and make them more successful.
Raccoon Gang has launched more than 50 Open EdX projects, working with such organizations like Arizona State University, Harvard, Applied Materials, KTH, MIT, Microsoft, UCLA, LABSTER, and others.
Feedback about our work in 2017
Lourdes Alemán, Associate Director for Teaching & Learning at MIT:
The Racoon gang team was very professional and capable. Deliverables were done on time and they took great pains to make sure we were satisfied and happy with the outcome. I will work with them again
Yigal Rosen, Senior Research Scientist at Harvard University:
Michael Bodekaer, Co-Founder, CTO at LABSTER:
We have a great partnership with Raccoon Gang. They've provided a great deal of support in the implementation of Labster's Next Generation Educational Platform. I'm very happy with the work we've done so far, and I'm looking forward to collaborating on more amazing projects in the future
Our Gang has grown by 35%!
To meet the growing Open edX hosting demand and to keep up the quality of our support services we have expanded our DevOps team. The Increase of Python Developers staff helps to provide advanced online course development, offering high-quality Open edX services.
Our plans for 2018:
Release 2 custom modules for Open edX to improve its ability to meet ever-expanding the range of online learning projects’ requirements.
Launch over 70 new Open edX based projects
We are so excited about great projects that are waiting for us in 2018 and are very glad that more and more online learning providers join us on this journey.
We would also like to express a huge gratitude to all great people we were lucky to work with! We wish you a lot of success and joy in the coming year!
See you in 2018!