Vancouver Animation School Nominated for
Ernest C. Manning Award for Innovation
Leverages Ground Breaking Visual E-Learning Technology in a new Division Called Edutisse
VANCOUVER, B.C. – July 7, 2014 – Vancouver Animation School, the leading Canadian-based worldwide educational institution offering entry level and advanced programs for the animation, visual effects and video game industries, has been named one a finalist for the Ernest C. Manning Award for innovation.
“It is such an honor to be nominated for this very prestigious award,” said Mario Pochat, animator and founder of the Vancouver Animation School. “We are very proud of the continued innovation we are making in e-learning for artists here in Vancouver.”
Vancouver Animation School in less than three years has become one of the leading online animation schools in the world – reaching out to 13 different countries around the globe. The secret to its success has been the development of its cloud-based education for employment programs which allows students to utilize the latest technology to accelerate their education in the fast-growing animation industry.
“We are constantly evaluating new technology to deliver better features to our global students,” Pochat said. “We recently created a new division called Edutisse that is focused on innovation and creativity in deployment of e-learning technology.”
Not only does the technology connect students to the classroom, but it also enables a whole school community that connects staff, administration and even parents together towards a common educational goal.
“The result is strong student engagement and education for employment,” Pochat said. “Students have an intense focus on one project at a time which really provides for in depth knowledge and preparation for careers in the animation, visual effects and video game industries.”
For more information about enrolling in Vancouver Animation School, a leading worldwide accredited online animation and film school, please visit their website at www.vanas.ca.
About Vancouver Animation School
Vancouver Animation School recently was honored with the 1st place by the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) CIRA Impact Award for eLearning in 2012. More than 800 businesses and educational institutions were nominated for the award.
Vancouver Animation School is a leading worldwide educational institution offering entry level and advanced programs for the animation, visual effects and video game industries.
We are successful and accomplished artists, we have found that a lot of the talent of aspiring artists is spoiled by poor school education. So we've developed a fantastic school with strong educational programs that welcome you, work for you and care for you.
We provide our students, from more than a dozen nations around the world, with an award-winning and powerful artistic environment combined with technological extensions to improve their education, simplify their development process and provide a robust learning environment.
Vancouver Animation School is accredited by the Private Career Training Institutions Agency (PCTIA) of British Columbia and designated by the government of British Columbia and its Education Quality Assurance.
For more information about Vancouver Animation School, or to get details about enrolling in our Concept Art and 3D Computer Character Animation online programs, please call 1-888-677-8827 or visit our website at www.vanas.ca.
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