ISM Dhanbad Offers Management Program Online Via WizIQ
September 12, 2013
The Indian School of Mines (ISM) Dhanbad announces the launch of its first online course, a Certificate Program in International Business Management starting from December 8, 2013. The course is being conducted by the Department of Management Studies, ISM, Dhanbad, on leading online education platform, WizIQ.
Mashable Calls WizIQ a Trusted Online Education Platform
September 5, 2013
Mashable has recently listed WizIQ as one of the most dependable online tutoring destination in a feature story published on August 20, 2013. With a user base of more than 3 million learners and 250,000 teachers, they called WizIQ a 'leader in the online education space.'
World's Most Famous Teacher' in a Live Conversation on WizIQ
September 3, 2013
Rafe Esquith, the most famous teacher in the world, according to Washington Post, will be in a conversation on WizIQ. This conversation will be broadcasted live via the WizIQ Virtual Classroomat 07:00 PM (EST) on September 5, 2013.
Teachers' Day Gift From WizIQ: Teach Online for Free
September 3, 2013
WizIQ celebrates National Teacher's Day by offering academic free membership worth INR 46,000 ($690) to all teachers working in schools, colleges or universities. As part of this offer, this award winning education platform gives educators at accredited institutions free access to a range of online teaching tools that are generally available only to paying members.
ISB-Ivey Case Competition Concludes Via WizIQ Virtual Classroom
August 21, 2013
The Centre for Teaching, Learning, and Case Development at the Indian School of Business (ISB), in partnership with Richard Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario, successfully completes the ISB-Ivey Global Case Competition 2013. The closing ceremony will be conducted on August 23-24, 2013 as a part of the 25th Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) Annual Management Education Convention 2013.
WizIQ Offers Free Membership Worth $690 to K-12, College and University Teachers
August 20, 2013
WizIQ today announced academic free membership worth $690 for all teachers working in educational institutions, K-12, Colleges or Universities. Eligible teachers can use their school/university email address to register on WizIQ and get features equivalent to WizIQ's Solo Unlimited Premium account, completely free.
WizIQ Announces MoodleMoot Virtual Conference 2013
August 19, 2013
WizIQ today announced its 3rd annual MoodleMoot Virtual Conference (MMVC13), a free annual event that will be conducted online via WizIQ Virtual Classroom on Moodle 2.5 from August 23-25, 2013.
Life Coach MeiMei Fox in a Live Conversation on WizIQ
August 2, 2013
MeiMei Fox, a qualified psychotherapist, life coach and editor of the books by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, talks about finding happiness in life and everyday practices that can enhance our ‘joy’ factor on WizIQ. She will share her experiences and believes with global audience in a conversation that will be broadcasted live via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom at 12:00 PM (EST) on August 6, 2013.
WizIQ now Provides 24/7 Support to its Users
July 16, 2013
WizIQ, a leading web-based education platform, announced that it has upgraded its Support Service to provide 24/7 support to its users. This move is in line with the organization's commitment to continuously enhance the user experience.
WizIQ Becomes AIESEC India's Exclusive Virtual Education Partner
June 13, 2013
WizIQ, an online education platform and AIESEC India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) recently, making WizIQ, AIESEC India's Exclusive Virtual Education Partner. The agreement was signed between Mr. Harman Singh, Chief Executive Officer, WizIQ and Mr. Siddharth Karwal, Chief Information Officer, AIESEC India.
Indian Prof Conferred with Education Award for Online Course, Uses Online Education Platform, WizIQ
May 15, 2013
Prof. Mandar Lakshmikant Bhanushe, a senior professor at the University of Mumbai (UoM), has been conferred with the Indian Education Award 2013 for his Online Course in Mathematics. The course, offered to the BSc.IT students of Institute of Distance and Open Learning, is conducted via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom platform. The award was presented by Indian Education Congress during the 3rd National Convention and Awards on Business of Education, held on May 3, 2013, at New Delhi.
WizIQ: Experience HD quality video streaming and more secure videos
May 11, 2013
WizIQ recently rolled out improvement in video streaming by introducing High Definition (HD) quality of videos. The release also introduced security token for secure video sharing with students. This optimization enables teachers and students to view and share their video content in high quality, without worrying about their privacy or intellectual property.
Homeschooling Expert, Patrick Farenga in a Live Conversation on WizIQ
April 10, 2013
Patrick Farenga, a leading advocate of the modern homeschooling movement and a close associate of homeschooling leader John Caldwell Holt, will be in a conversation on WizIQ. This conversation will be broadcasted live via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom at 10:00 AM (EST) on April 12, 2013.
ASSOCHAM India Confers IIT Delhi's Course Conducted on WizIQ With the Education Excellence Award 2013
April 10, 2013
The Associate Chamber of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) conferred the Certificate Course in Business Management (CCBM) offered by IIT Delhi on WizIQ with the National Education Excellence Award 2013 in the category of Best Use of Technology for Vocational Education and Skills Training. IIT Delhi partnered with WizIQ as the technology platform for this course. The award was handed over by the Union Minister of HRD, Dr. M.M. Pallam Raju.
High-school student calls for reforms in education, live on WizIQ
March 27, 2013
Nikhil Goyal, a 17-year-old author and speaker, who has taken up a greater responsibility for starting a learning revolution across America, will be in a conversation on WizIQ. This conversation will be broadcasted live via the WizIQ Virtual Classroom at 11:00 AM (EST) on March 29, 2013.
Coach to the India's top 50 CEOs launches online course
February 21, 2013
The author of the bestselling book 'Romancing the Balance Sheet' and a world renowned Finance Mentor to top 50 CEOs, Dr. Anil Lamba, for the first time, launches an online course on the leading online education platform, WizIQ.com.
WizIQ Virtual Classroom Plugin Updated for Moodle 2.4
February 20, 2013
WizIQ has announced the availability of its updated virtual classroom plugin for the recently released Moodle Version 2.4, one of the first Virtual Classroom plugin available for Moodle 2.4. WizIQ plugin will now enable Moodle 2.4 users to download and install the WizIQ Virtual Classroom plugin for their LMS or teaching websites.
Punjab government confers WizIQ with the Shiksha Ratna Award 2013
February 11, 2013
The Government of Punjab conferred WizIQ with The Shiksha Ratna Award for the Best Virtual Classroom for the year 2013 at the State Education Summit Punjab 2013 held on February 7-8, 2013, in Chandigarh. The award was handed over by the Education Minister of Punjab, Mr. Sikandar Singh Maluka.
Online Education Platform WizIQ Raises $4 Million in Series B Investment
January 24, 2013
WizIQ, a leading online education platform that offers SaaS based virtual classroom software for teachers, trainers, colleges and universities, high schools, and training and tutoring centers around the world, announced that it has raised $4 million in Series B investment. The funding is led by Kaizen, India’s first education focused private equity fund along with Bertelsmann, the global media company based in Germany, whose core divisions encompass television, book publishing, magazine publishing and services in more than 50 countries.
WizIQ announces Course Feed – interact, share ideas, work collaboratively with your students
January 15, 2013
WizIQ today announced Course Feed feature that enables students and teachers to easily interact with each other, share ideas, work collaboratively and extend each other’s thinking in written dialog whenever it is convenient for them.
The release also announces one-step course creation process. Teachers just need a Course Title to get started. Additional information can be added later. And can create multiple courses on WizIQ.
IIT online course begins on WizIQ
January 10, 2013
The Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi Certificate Course began with 102 students enrolled to earn certification in Business Management. This is the first of its kind online course offered through WizIQ, a virtual classroom platform. With this step, IIT Delhi joins the league of other premier institutes offering online courses.
India's top CAT exam expert launches online course on WizIQ
December 26, 2012
The author of many bestselling books for CAT preparation and IIM-Bangalore alumni, Arun Sharma, launches his online course for CAT 2013 preparation on the leading eLearning website, www.WizIQ.com. The course will be conducted online via the WizIQ's virtual classroom and will comprise of 75 online classes and a test series to assess student's preparation.
IIT Delhi launches Online Certificate Course on Business Management on WizIQ.com
October 29, 2012
IIT Delhi has announced the launch of a specialized certificate course on Business Management starting from January 7, 2013. This course was earlier offered to the undergraduate IIT Delhi students but is now open to graduates from any discipline. The course shall be conducted in a blended mode with a combination of contact and online classes. The online classes will be conducted on WizIQ.
WizIQ Announces Native Virtual Classroom App for Android
September 5, 2012
WizIQ announced its WizIQ Virtual Classroom App for Android today. The app designed mainly for students, is simple to use and gives students anytime, anywhere access to the WizIQ Virtual Classroom. It is available now in the Google Play store for download.
WizIQ announces iPad Application for the WizIQ Virtual Classroom
July 16, 2012
WizIQ announces its Virtual Classroom App for the IPad which will offer most of the features available in the desktop version. This app will make online classes on WizIQ more accessible to as many as 3 million students and 200,000 teachers, trainers, and teaching organizations already registered on WizIQ.
WizIQ Announces Plugin for Moodle 2.3
July 11, 2012
WizIQ becomes one of the first Virtual Classroom plugin with the availability of its updated virtual plugin for the latest Moodle version 2.3. It features enhanced scheduling pages, attendance reports in 5 different formats and easily accessed class recordings.
WizIQ Begins Rolling New Virtual Classroom Features to Users
January 09, 2012
WizIQ announces the launch of the latest version of its web-based classroom software with the exclusive features like Active Noise cancelation; 6 way video; Improved Screen Sharing; Breakout Rooms; New Tools for managing participants; Improved PowerPoint Conversion engines. The Users will soon begin seeing the option to schedule classes in the new interface.
WizIQ Announces iPad Application for the WizIQ Virtual Classroom
October 19, 2011
WizIQ announces its WIZIQ Virtual Classroom App for the IPad which will offer most of the features available in the desktop version. This app will be free for WizIQ users enabling access to online classes for the most popular tablet in the world.
Teacher-Feedback Based Features Announced at EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2011
October 19, 2011
WizIQ announces some major upcoming Teacher- feedback based features release at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2011. These new features would include Active noise Cancellation; Flash- based screen sharing, 6-way video, Breakout rooms. Along with this there will be some more major developments which will be officially announced soon.
"Excellence in Higher Education" Conference Held by IIT Delhi, WizIQ was Virtual Classroom Partner
April 09, 2011
A conference, “Excellence in Higher Education” was hosted by the Department of Management Studies, IIT Delhi, in India, on 1-3 April 2011. WizIQ, an official sponsor of the event, was also the Virtual Classroom Partner streaming the conference live to attendees worldwide. WizIQ also launched an online course on the conference to make it accessible to those who wanted to participate virtually and synchronously.
Virtual Class Embeds Now Available
Raleigh, NC, December 08, 2008
WizIQ.com today announced that it has expanded its popular online virtual classroom platform with the launch of an exclusive Virtual Class Embed feature. This new capability, exclusive to WizIQ, gives teachers, tutors and other educators the previously...more
WizIQ to Add 3 Lakh Users by 2008-09 End
New Delhi, India, April 16, 2008 (Economictimes.Indiatimes.com)
WizIQ, an online educational platform for offering the facility of virtual classrooms today said it will add about three lakh users by the end of 2008-09… more
WizIQ Adds SMS Service to Virtual Classroom Software
Raleigh, NC, United States, April 8, 2008 (Marketwire.com)
WizIQ, an online learning platform for educators and students, has added a SMS feature to its virtual classroom service, a free alternative to expensive conferencing tools selling as online teaching software. more
WizIQ Announces a Live Class Module for Moodle
Raleigh, NC, United States, January 30, 2008 (PR.com)
The much awaited free virtual classroom module for Moodle has been launched. Moodle users can now activate a "block" and an "activity" from within Moodle to schedule and launch classes in WizIQ’s virtual classroom, which is free for both teachers and students… more