What You Missed at TRYxAPI – ATD ICE


Silvers (@aaronesilvers) May 16, 2015. What Nick and the team have put together is a highly usable and useful means to understand not only what xAPI does for businesses — it identifies the open source tools that are freely available for people to use on their own to literally try xAPI in their own organizations with a blueprint for how to replicate those case studies. Duncan Welder IV (@DuncanWIV) May 16, 2015. Community Experience API / "Tin Can" Open Source

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Disruption: Corporate MOOCs

Your Training Edge

This shift is becoming a source of disruption in traditional learning world where conventional modes of learning no longer seem satisfactory or sufficient to make learner ready to go ahead in the competing world. Some disregard the concept of Corporate MOOC based only on the open aspect.

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Choosing the Best LMS for your Company


Possibly the first major decision you will face while choosing the best LMS for your endeavour is, if you’d want to adapt an open-source LMS, like Moodle, or purchase a custom LMS from a vendor?

A peak under eFront’s hood


If you’re reading this you’re either evaluating eFront (or eFrontPro, our revamped, flagship product) or you have already joined the ranks of those who use it and love it. Open Source doesn’t mean amateurish.

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

There are other projects underway to solve it, including the MedBiquitous Activity Report standard and (in a sense) the Mozilla Open Badges project. When we open that can of worms, we’ll know we’ve reached the trough of disillusionment. 2015 predictions.

LMS Selection Checklist: How To Choose The Best One?


According to Brandon Hall Group’s report on LMS Trends in 2015 , businesses that use LMS’s (mainly the ones that are into installed software) have displayed their inclination towards adding more features to its elearning tool. Cloud-based LMS or Open-source LMS?

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Aggregation and Social Filtering Provide High Value eLearning Learning has somewhat become my singular source of great eLearning content. Open Content Potential But There are Challenges This year I spent quite a bit of time looking at where and how open content could get leveraged in different ways. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5. Performance Support in 2015 What Makes an LMS Easy to Use?

In case you missed it – a year in posts

Clive on Learning

Selling myself the masterclass The Big Question: how can we leverage open content in workplace learning? phone2learn is just too late (review) Open source instructional design (review) The changing shape of the internet In search of pioneering learning architects October Who archives the web? In the unlikely event that you’re bored over the holidays, here’s a quick index to 104 posts and 35000+ words of Clive on Learning in 2010. I’m going to enjoy a little break.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia. Clayton R.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

The Return on Peer Review - elearnspace , June 14, 2010 Martin Weller – a long time advocate for openness in education, demonstrating through practice rather than hype – discusses the return on peer review : Peer-review is one of the great unseen tasks performed by academics. Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free) - eLearning 24-7 , June 7, 2010 Below is a list of course authoring tools – think “rapid e-learning authoring software&#.

Global Accessibility Awareness Day at DigitalChalk

DigitalChalk eLearning

So every year on the third Thursday in May (May 19th in 2016), each of us in the technology industryis encouraged to take a closer look at a specific component of our system and evaluate it in terms of accessibility. As with any continuous improvement process, an honest evaluation is critical.

May's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

Learning Circuits' Big Question for May is "So what can, should, or will, we offer the digital generation by 2015?" Off the top of my head here are a few things I think we will be offering in 2015. Asynchronous e-learning will incorporate social media into courses allowing for more collaborative learning and formative evaluation by the course designer. Much of which will be courtesy of open source projects. Hopefully page turners will be extinct by 2015.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

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. Open up the Navigation. It opens the doors to thousands of quick customizations.