Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools. Here’s some of what I pulled out.
The Future of Open Source CMSs like Joomla in eLearning
DECEMBER 8, 2010
The integration between content management systems (CMS) and learning management systems (LMS) and use of popular open source CMS as an alternative to complex LMS is a hot topic. Selling eLearning Courses Creating eLearning Courses
UPDATED: Other Open Source LMS Solutions
JUNE 1, 2010
A list of other Open Source LMS vendors, besides Moodle. Ectolearning – Open learning environment, with collaboration tools plus LMS – for Education/academia. Open LMS. Open Elms - Support for articulate, captivate, targets business. Olat - IMS Learning Impact ‘Leadership Award’ 2009 for best open source learning platform. Joomla LMS – This is different than the content management system – Joomla. Tags: LCMS LMS Moodle Open Source Uncategorized e-learning elearning joomla Original List.
Other Open Source LMS Solutions
APRIL 14, 2010
Here is a list of other Open Source LMS vendors, besides Moodle. Part two discusses some pros vs. cons on Moodle and open source LMS/LCMS in general. Open Elms - Support for articulate, captivate, targets business. Olat - IMS Learning Impact ‘Leadership Award’ 2009 for best open source learning platform. Joomla. Tags: LCMS LMS Moodle Open Source Uncategorized e-learning elearning This is not an all encompassing list, rather I have listed a wide swath, that you may wish to consider, including ones that are intriguing.
Now that’s an Enterprise Moodle! -- Kineo Moodle for Retail Giant Tesco
MAY 11, 2010
In case you’re still not sure if the open source LMS Moodle is ready for prime time corporate use, have a second look. Kineo has just deployed a Moodle/Joomla learning portal for 400,000 staff at Tesco, the world’s third largest retailer. Read more about Kineo’s Tesco Moodle/Joomla Online Academy. Now that’s an enterprise Moodle!
Top 10 tips for creating a learning website
APRIL 17, 2014
Use an open source CMS. Just as Moodle provides provides a great starting point for an effective learning management system (and can be used ‘out of the box’ for hosting one or two courses), open source content management systems such as Drupal, Joomla and WordPress are the place to start for most website requirements. More and more often, a website is part of the blend for a successful change campaign. The most obvious example is a learning programme which engages with a wide, public, audience. A website is the logical solution. Decide on the content first.
I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
NOVEMBER 14, 2009
You make an easy choice and open a ning or groupsite. Opening a group on an existing social network sites such as Facebook or LinkedIn. or open source software like Drupal , Joomla or elgg (moodle is also used, but is actually optimized for Education) What is it? There is also open source software that is compatible for this purpose. Possibility 1.
5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront
SEPTEMBER 22, 2010
For more info and additional options on this tool check: [link] 3) You can integrate eFront with Facebook, Wordpress, Joomla, LDAP or Amember Either through our Social layer, or through the help of our users community, eFront can be integrated with a variety of other systems. Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le.
Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
NOVEMBER 10, 2009
Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Open Source E-Learning Development 10: Joomla! Other Sources. Best of eLearning Learning. October 30, 2009 to November 6, 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Online Seminars. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, November 10, 2009. From Blah to Aha! Ten Best Practices for the Virtual Classroom. Wednesday, November 11, 2009. Selecting a Learning Management System: Using a KnowledgeBase to Find the Right Product. Wednesday, November 11, 2009.