Renaissance and ClassLink Announce Alliance for Single Sign-On Solution
Partnership paves way to faster, easier access to education providers with OneClick technology
WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (August 11, 2016) – Renaissance®, the leader in K-12 learning analytics, is pleased to announce a major new alliance with ClassLink, the leader in single sign-on and rostering solutions for schools. The partnership paves the way to faster, easier access to one of the most trusted education providers and offers millions of educators and students secure, OneClick access to Renaissance solutions.
ClassLink’s OneClick delivers single sign-on to online cloud-based resources, such as the Renaissance platform, 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.
“Renaissance is very excited to work with ClassLink’s OneClick single sign-on to support districts in our joint commitment to solving real problems for educators by simplifying sign-on for student and teachers while maintaining the preeminent levels of security and privacy of data,” said Paula O’ Gorman, SVP of strategic partnerships at Renaissance Learning.
ClassLink CEO Berj Akian echoed the sentiments of O’Gorman. “Renaissance Learning is a standout among cloud-based assessment and learning analytics providers. Their commitment to working with ClassLink and our single sign-on solution demonstrates how companies can work together in ways that benefit everyone, including schools, publishers, and technology providers.”
Renaissance and ClassLink collaborated with district leaders to build the functionality, making it easy for all schools to access Renaissance solutions from OneClick.
Renaissance® is the leader in K-12 learning analytics—enabling teachers, curriculum creators, and educators to drive phenomenal student growth. Renaissance’s solutions help educators analyze, customize, and plan personalized learning paths for students, allowing time for what matters—creating energizing learning experiences in the classroom. Founded by parents, upheld by educators, and enriched by data scientists, Renaissance knows learning is a continual journey—from year to year and for a lifetime. Our data-driven, personalized solutions are currently used in over one-third of U.S. schools and more than 60 countries around the world. For more information, visit www.renaissance.com.
ClassLink provides OneClick and OneRoster. OneClick enables single sign-on access to web and Window 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. 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. Follow ClassLink on Twitter at @ClassLink.