The grades are in for Education focused LMSs
AUGUST 14, 2012
The best system for the education market is Moodle. Education Rocks! There are numerous factors that have to be assigned when looking at a system for the education market. Factors that include: System specifically built for the education market – some systems are universal – i.e. education & corporate; others are not. Blackboard Learn.
Top Ten Learning Management Systems – July Rankings
JULY 16, 2013
The system is for the education market – higher education first and foremost, although it is moving into the K-12 space. Personally it is the best education LMS on the market. Sorry Desire2Learn and Blackboard. Listen it is the best education LMS on the market. Back for another installment of the rankings. So, why aren’t they higher?
eLearning Conferences 2012
DECEMBER 23, 2011
Educational Technology and Related Education Conferences for January to June 2012 Clayton R. The list focuses primarily on the use of technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] January4-7, 2012 Association for ScienceTeacher Education (ASTE) International Conference, Clearwater Beach,Florida, USA. link] January5-6, 2012 ICT Educator Conference:ICT Education for ICT Employment – Even Now, 4 th , San Francisco,California, USA. link] March27-29, 2012 Russian Education Forum ,Moscow, Russia.
eLearning Conferences 2012
NOVEMBER 17, 2011
The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. December 2011 November 27-December 1, 2011 Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE): Reaching Across Boundaries, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. link] March 15-17, 2012 The Education Show , Birmingham, The United Kingdom.
2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
We discovered that the LMS marketplace is made up of 4 broad types of LMS including corporate, academic, continuing education and association LMSs. Associations are selling content to their members and continuing education training providers are selling content to anyone. Continuing education, associations and universities are all selling their content to corporations. Gyrus.
Best articles on Working Smarter, April 2012
MAY 1, 2012
Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system. Education faces enormous pressure. Flipping learning is big in education. Blackboard’s identity crisis, Desire2Learn’s optimism, and Instructure’s coolness GEORGE SIEMENS | FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2012. GEORGE SIEMENS. Ranking.
195 posts about MOOCs
FEBRUARY 19, 2013
If you’re even casually aware of what is happening in higher education, you’ve likely heard of massive open online courses ( MOOCs ). We can officially declare massive open online courses ( MOOCs ) as the higher education buzzword for 2012. Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system.
Review of #ASTD2014 International Conference and Expo
MAY 13, 2014
For example, Desire2Learn and Blackboard were there, Instructure was missing, along with many other well known education focused systems. Before you say, “well it is more for corporate”, i.e. the show, I’d mention that all three of the above vendors are offering solutions for business as well. I’d add that there are folks who want an education focused system for their business “universities”, rather than the “corporate/business” systems, which I would recommend over those in education for the business side of the house.
Daily Bookmarks 06/04/2008
JUNE 4, 2008
Interview on the increase of open source LMSs Moodle and Sakai in higher education. tags: e-learning , highered , opensource , lms , sakai , moodle , blackboard , desire2learn. Gartner: E-learning Market Pushing Toward Open Source. Clive on Learning: Three tiers in the content pyramid. Clive Shepherd revises his model for e-learning tiers, adding a bottom level of social learning technology to the tiers of rapid development and high-end e-learning. High-end e-learning is a top-down model; social learning is bottom up. tags: e-learning , web2.0 , instructionaldesign , rapid.
E-Learning Q&A November Issue
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
The second driver is the education market. On one hand, their are some really nice learning management systems coming out of there and the embrace of e-learning exists, especially in education. Top 3 rankings for the verticals of education, association, SMB, under 500 employees and plus 10,000 employees. Blackboard. Desire2Learn. Back from Australia and boy are my arms tired (Yes, the worst joke ever!). Let’s jump right in. Q: Hi. I’m curious to know what you are seeing in other countries regarding e-learning? A: Well, quite a bit actually.
50 best articles on Working Smarter for the first half of 2012
JULY 2, 2012
Remaking education in the image of our desires. The current generation of students will witness the remaking of our education system. Education faces enormous pressure. Flipping learning is big in education. The future of higher education and other imponderables GEORGE SIEMENS | SATURDAY, JUNE 16, 2012. Curation saves your bacon. DOC SEARLS. MAY 23, 2012.
JANUARY 2, 2009
All the information below was obtained from Internet sources and announcements in educational journals. link] conferences_events/presidents/ 2009.asp January 4-7, 2009 Hawaii International Conference on Education , 7 th annual, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. link] January 8-10, 2009 e-CASE: International Conference on e-Commerce, e-Administration, e-Society, and e-Education , Singapore. link] aspx January 14-17, 2009 British Educational Technology Show , London, United Kingdom. 2009 First Canadian Blackboard Users’ Group Online Conference was held February 29, 2008.