A Clear Reporting and Analytics Gap in Learning and Education
JANUARY 30, 2015
Yesterday marked an exciting day at Lambda as we finished our webinar on "Choosing the right Reporting Solution for Your LMS”. What became very apparent to us is that there is a clear gap and challenge when it comes to learning analytics and talent analytics. Thank you to the hundreds of people who came to learn, engage and provide their feedback!
Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. Application of analytics is typically perceived as an aid for marketing and business decisions. Analytics can be used not only for businesses but in many other fields that impact our daily lives including eLearning. So what really is learning analytics? This type of data can be interpreted through learning analytics.
Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report
DECEMBER 6, 2016
You can still buy the 2016 Top 50 LMS Report (BTW). Let’s move on to 2017… The report is being built as we speak, with a release for purchase on Jan. The Top 50 2017 report promises to be even better with new categories, new design and new cool capabilities. . Before jumping into the particulars of what the report will cover and all that other interesting stuff, I was reading last night of an ice cream shop somewhere in South America that has produced over 900 varietes. At any given day, at least 64 are available. is in the report. 30, 2017. .
A Checklist to Help Select Your LMS Reporting and Analytics Solution - 8 Things to Look For
MAY 27, 2015
Reporting for open source learning is one of the top pain points among Moodle and Totara users. Moodle reporting needs are often complex, and they only increase over time. Unfortunately, many of the reporting and analytics solutions that are available simply do not have the capacity to provide what users need. reporting Totara LMS lms reporting
Moodle LMS Reporting is on its Way
AUGUST 12, 2015
Lambda is officially going to become a one-stop shop for all your Moodle reporting needs as Lambda Analytika™ for Moodle is on the way! Earlier this year, Lambda launched their new reporting and analytics solution, Lambda Analytika™ for Totara LMS. learning analytics Moodle Moodle Reporting
6 LMS Reporting Features for Moodle & Totara LMS
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
LMS Reporting is a) The most sought after LMS feature, b) The feature LMS users are the least happy with, and c) The number one reason people seek to switch LMS vendors. This is because many of the LMS LMS reporting and analytics solutions fall short in delivering what users need, making the search for a good solution a lengthy process.
Report on risks of #learning analytics in education #educause
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
In June 2012 Educause already launched a 44 page report on possible risks and benefits of using learning analytics in Higher Education written by Randall Stiles. It is important to have an understanding of the balance of intuitive and analytics-based decision making that corresponds to the local culture. education eLearning higher education learning analytics
7 Must Have LMS Features: #5 - Reporting & Analytics
OCTOBER 4, 2016
The LMS landscape enhances training effectiveness for organizations in various markets, if you know which features to look for — but with over 600 options in the LMS market, shopping for a new platform is no easy task. This is the fifth of seven blogs in our series, Must Have LMS Features. Check out the last post here. Learning Management System LMS
Analytics Are a Decision Maker’s Best Friend
JULY 28, 2016
Yet, there is a significant gap between intent and action regarding organizational workforce analytics programs. According to Bersin by Deloitte’s 2015 “Global Human Capital Trends” report, 75 percent of executives stated workforce analytics was “important”; but only 8 percent rated their function’s capability for analytics as “strong.” Talent Management analytics
An Advanced LMS Reporting Solution for Moodle
NOVEMBER 20, 2015
learning analytics Moodle MoodleWe announced a few months ago that Lambda Analytika™ for Moodle was on its way, Well, it's finally here, and it comes with a plethora of new features and functions. To celebrate the launch of this highly anticipated Analytika release, we are providing a special offer. If you purchase Lambda Analytika before December 21st 2015, your first 6 months is on us!
Lambda Analytika Reporting for Learning Management Systems
APRIL 13, 2015
Lambda Analytika is a robust reporting and analytics solution for open source learning management systems. With over 600 deployments under our belt, customer feedback made it clear that reporting and access to data was a major gap with the current native reporting functionality and plug-ins available in Moodle and Totara
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 3, 2012
As was identified in the 2011 NMC Horizon Report ( I served on the advisory board of the UK JISC version), it seems that learner analytics is going to be a big thing for education over the next four to five years. universities Technology learner analytics student data systems education college Open Colleges schools learning personalised learningUnported License.
new issue of free #mobile journal and Learning #Analytics newsletter
APRIL 29, 2015
Just sharing two new free options (one journal and one newsletter) that are filled with interesting articles on mobile learning (including a focus on lab experiments) and learning analytics (including a regional viewpoint). The Learning Analytics Community Exchange newsletter is out, addressing the latest learning analytics research projects and ongoing ideas from the LACE community.
Is Learning Analytics A Game Changer For Enterprise LMSs?
NOVEMBER 20, 2014
If you have some knowledge about the current learning-scape as well as about what analytics basically is, you would have already answered in affirmative to the question above. Learning Analytics, just as with analytics in business, web or healthcare, has the power to empower the people in the training department of your organization with the information they need. First name.
Exploring Learning Analytics: How is it affecting corporate learning?
JANUARY 16, 2015
The trend of studying learner analytics to create adaptive learning is taking the learning industry by storm and the possibilities are endless. That helps in generating reports on how the learner performed on the various quizzes or tests within a course. For instance, learning analytics may reveal that most learners with English as their native language perform better in a course.
Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
It’s nearly here. In a little over two months, my 2016 Top 50 LMS Report will be available for purchase. My goal has always been to offer a report based on independent, fair analysis. For the 2016 Report: The following vendors are in the Top 50 (for details, insight, data and cool extras, have to purchase the report). Small Sampling of who’s in the Top 50 LMS for 2016 (in no particular order) Not every vendor who is in the report is listed below. What’s in the Report. Find out in the report. It’s in the report.
Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016
DECEMBER 30, 2015
If you haven’t read any of these reports or you’re looking for more information on learning , MOOCs , and learning across the extended enterprise , these resources are all great places to start. Click Click the links in each section to download the reports. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT. The New 70:20:10.
New Improvements with Latest Release of Lambda's Advanced Reporting & Analytics Solution
DECEMBER 29, 2015
We are releasing the latest version of our Advanced Reporting and Analytics Solution! There are a number of new features and enhancements, but the three main categories of improvement are: learning analytics lms reportingVersion 3.1 is is the latest customer release, fully stocked with enhancements driven by user feedback.
Learning Solutions 2016 Highlights
MARCH 28, 2016
As for the latest buzz on Raptivity, without a doubt it was Engagement Analytics ! Raptivity recently launched Engagement Analytics. There were quite a few people who were interested in knowing more about how Raptivity interactions can now be tracked using analytics, and were excited about its future potential. As always, it was great to connect with some of our customers!
The Horizon Report 2014 – Your reviews
Dont Waste Your Time
FEBRUARY 6, 2014
You can access and download the full NMC Horizon Report for Higher Education, 2014, here. Learning Analytics. ” YouTube: The NMC Horizon Report :: 2014 Higher Education Edition. This year I’m not going to read the report. Inge Ignatia de Ward: NMC horizon #report 2014 on #education in #HighEd. ” What do you think about the report?
Free report Continued Professional Development for teachers & #MOOC #CPD
JUNE 24, 2015
Dianne Laurillard edited a report on "the Anatomy of a MOOC for teacher CPD" which can be downloaded here. In this 34 page report she looks at a MOOC that was provided by UNESCO and partners to enhance CPD of teachers by using a particular MOOC aimed at that subject. eLearning lifelong learning mooc online learning report research
Solving the Reporting Problem in Moodle & Totara LMS
JUNE 23, 2015
Research from the Brandon Hall Group highlights the fact that LMS Reporting is the number one reason why organizations replace their LMS. We are in the era of data and analytics so it is increasingly the case that eLearning Managers need to report on the value of their online learning and training programs. In addition to this, the top three reasons why people are dissatisfied with LMS reporting capabilities are: lms reporting Moodle ReportingSpecifically, Training and Development Managers need to show how their efforts impact business outcomes.
Report – LMS Trends 2015: Is it time for something different?
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
The 2015 LMS Trends report from Brandon Hall Group paints a picture of widespread dissatisfaction (and high turnover) among organizations that use an LMS. Organizations that responded to the firm’s survey say they’re paying far too much for systems that are difficult to use, out of date and that don’t provide the data and analytics the organizations need the most. The report outlines six major findings , and provides four critical calls-to-action for companies who want to rethink their approach to learning technologies. DOWNLOAD THE WHITEPAPER. 1. They’d be correct.
NMC horizon #report 2014 on #education in #HighEd
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
The NMC horizon report is ALWAYS an inspiration. Although I do think about latest trends, this 52 page report always brings the most important trends together in a comprehensive and brief overview. eLearning future of education learning learning analytics mobile mobile learning online learning report Will need to take that up in a more philosophical post later on.
Session Notes: "Driving Impact with Learning Analytics" Jeff Grisenthwaite #TrainingMag
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
To increase the impact of learning programs, L&D need to ensure decision making and continuous improvement are supported by analytics. Do you have these analytics in place? Comprehensive Metrics Efficiency (we''ve been good at reporting this, because it''s what the LMS reports). Process Automation Where does your time go in terms of analytics? For most orgs, 80% of the time is spent on the manual gathering and date entry and reports. and not "what metrics do you want me to report on?" Forgive any typos or incoherencies. Effectiveness.
Enhancing our Reporting and Analytics
APRIL 8, 2013
I’m very excited to announce that Mindflash has enhanced our reporting capability with advanced learning analytics reports. We’ve always had a reporting functionality here at Mindflash. It worked for most of our customers; but the further our customers took their training courses, the deeper the reporting they needed. What questions are they trying to answer?
Addressing the Analytics Skills Gap
Learning on the Leading Edge
JULY 27, 2014
On the final day of last week's MIT Symposium , the sole focus was on the skills gaps organizations are facing in trying to advance their analytics efforts – and what corporations and universities are doing about it. great many companies are looking to hire talent for their analytics teams – but that talent is in short supply. Diversity of Skills on Analytics Teams
Tech Tuesday: Dive into Big Data
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
mLevel has evolved the data analytics and reporting platform from simple data exports, to colorful dashboards that provide data about learning objectives at the course (mission) level, to more advanced integrations into larger data systems that handle the major learning protocols including LTI and xAPI. The Future of Learning Data. Enter XAPI and the LRS. mLevel and the Data.
Free #OER trend report with #MOOC and innovative learning foci
MARCH 28, 2013
The English report can be found and downloaded here and consists of 112 pages of great up to date OER information. This report gives a great overview of why OER are gaining interest and how they can strengthen and promote open learning (with education for all as the ultimate goal). There is also the Wikiwijs programme, which aims to adopt a specific approach for higher education.
HR Lagging on Building Analytics Skills
APRIL 2, 2014
A majority of companies report no analytical capabilities when it comes to HR, and this could set them up for trouble. Bersin by Deloitte report found that 86 percent of companies say they have no analytics capabilities in the HR function. ” According to the report, 86 percent of respondents said leadership development was a big challenge, followed by retention and engagement (79 percent) and eliminating skilled labor within the HR function (77 percent). You can’t just talk about analytics; it really has to be done through experiential learning.”
#iel12 Social Media Analytics - Pt 2
In the Middle of the Curve
JUNE 5, 2012
Analytics - how an organization arrives at an optimal and realistic decisions based on data. Klout - Peer Influence (can't find the link right now) - Twitalyzer - Google Analytics (most popular tool for measuring websites and traffic sources) Pick one tool and STICK WITH IT. Analytics - want to leverage data from as many sources as have access to. Observation through different angles Facebook - people self-report demographics - can then target surveys and other info. Is a blog social media? Comments and tweets and reshares - yes. Website - do we care? manifest.)
When is it time to switch from a free to a paid web analytics solution?
MAY 11, 2015
You might be new to the Web analytics scene, but if you’ve ever had anything to do with the analysis of Web user behavior, you’ve no doubt heard of Google Analytics (GA), the “Big Predecessor” of them all. GA is a free service (though not the only free service) and can do quite a bit to help you track and report on where and how people use your website.
Seeking LMS Reporting and Analytics? A Solution Checklist
OCTOBER 21, 2016
LMS Reporting for open source learning is one of the top pain points among Moodle and Totara users. Moodle reporting needs are often complex, and they only increase over time (as programs grow, and organizations expand). Unfortunately, many of the LMS reporting and analytics solutions that are available simply do not have the capacity to provide what users need.
Four Ways to Ensure You Have Useful LMS Reporting
MAY 6, 2013
Unless you are among the fortunate learning and development leaders who does not care about tracking and reporting the training activity and results that are occurring in your organization, you likely have a beef with your learning management system (LMS) when it comes to its reporting capabilities. Yes, it is certainly true that reporting is only as good as the data you put into it.