Free resources, tools, help, and information for CIOs to project managers. You’ll find what you need for a successful university IT project implementation.
Chalkup, a Class Collaboration Tool, Will Close Shop and Become Part of Microsoft Teams
Posted on Written by
Microsoft has acquired what it calls an “exclusive licensing” to the technology used in Chalkup, a collaboration platform where teachers can organize, annotate, share and grade digital coursework with students.The deal has all the trappings of a company acquisition, even if that’s not how Microsoft chooses to describe it. A company spokesperson confirmed that there was money exchanged between the two parties, although she declined to disclose how much. Chalkup’s co-founder and CEO, Justin Chando, will have a new job at Microsoft. And furthermore, Chalkup will cease operations this summer.Founded in 2013, Chalkup claims users in 1 in 5 high...