Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

Agile Learning. The Agile Learning model is often held in contrast to the ADDIE process. The Agile learning model dives directly into a project and produces small content pieces swiftly. Despite the low cost and flexibility, Moodle is quite costly to maintain and adapt.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

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Companies should be wary of the value a “free” learning platform can deliver and alert to the costs quickly accrued in maintaining, updating and supporting an LMS without a vendor. Despite its low cost and flexibility, Moodle’s weaknesses can make it a costly choice for companies with conflicting needs and requirements. ROI (return on investment): A ratio of the profit accrued by an investment versus the cost of the investment.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

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From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. In today’s fast-paced learning environments, the AGILE method is often seen as more efficient than ADDIE. Agile Learning. Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. Unlike ADDIE, the agile method dives straight into a project, producing small pieces of content very quickly.