Platform and Technology

A New Learning Environment

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Learner Engagement & Collaboration

The NextThought platform advances learner engagement and collaboration by extending every piece of content into an opportunity for contextualized conversation. We also provide multiple pathways for communication, and provide powerful features for both groups and communities.

Mobility & Flexibility

In today’s world, learning needs to be available anytime and anywhere without compromising content quality and impact. That’s why the NextThought platform is optimized for high-quality experiences that can be accessed across different environments and on any mobile device.

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Learning Analytics & Performance Tracking

The NextThought platform allows partners to track all aspects of user participation -- formal coursework, informal connections with course participants and content, and personal content creation -- to measure performance and support organizational learning goals.

Learning Platform Features

Enhanced User Experience

Our learner-centric interface facilitates intuitive learning and collaboration, and is driven through the clean presentation of text and images, clear lesson overview pages, and consistent global navigation features.

Contextualized Conversations

Users can create notes and initiate or respond to conversations in all content types and at almost every location in the platform (the only exception being graded quizzes). These conversations can include text, images, and video, and also allow the markup of images to clarify communication.

Comprehensive Search

In the NextThought platform, participants can see personal and course cohort contacts at all times, and can initiate synchronous chat sessions simply by clicking on the name of any contact. They can also network through content discussions and community activity.

Cohort & Mentor Communities

NextThought supports creating communities that can participate in selected course content, but that exist separately from the traditional course cohort. We can also support multiple, as well as multi-layered communities. This allows organizations and institutions to extend…


The NextThought platform features a wide range of assessment types, and our team of learning designers and developers can also work to create custom assessments and interactivities to meet specific assessment requirements.

User Activity Report

We also provide user activity reports for our partners. These are based on different aspects of user participation across the platform and can be customized to user specifications.

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