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Time for Change: MOOCs and Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

These new businesses started developing expert-led courses that cover typical university or college-level topics like introduction to computer science, psychology, history and many more. The demand for MOOCs stems from an enormous appetite for branded, high-quality education among students around the world who cannot afford expensive private education. Around the year 2000, investors plowed more than $800 million into educational startups.

Courseware LMSs – Good or bad for the industry?

eLearning 24-7

Maybe you purchased it via Open Sesame, or Skillsoft. This isn’t the fault of Open S, rather it is just well, a reality of the business. Skillsoft – The behemoth of the courses/content space. A key factor is that Skillsoft has acquired many course providers in the past and with that have good and bad mixed together. Skillsoft I find is very flexible in this regard (as a whole). Y o u may be sitting right now with third party content in your LMS.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

Ability to upload a course or courses from a 3rd party course/content provider (example: Wiley, Skillsoft, etc.). In 2000, this wasn’t a standard feature, today it is. . I have worked at places where we had business units and would charge them for our online courses/content. Will the video auto convert to the highest quality possible? A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

Ability to upload a course or courses from a 3rd party course/content provider (example: Wiley, Skillsoft, etc.). In 2000, this wasn’t a standard feature, today it is. . I have worked at places where we had business units and would charge them for our online courses/content. Will the video auto convert to the highest quality possible? A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”