Moodle and eFront side-by-side


This article has been reposted from the Wyver Solutions blog. The original article may be found here: [link]. With eFront’s recent string of awards , I thought it was about time I took a look at this relative newcomer to the open source Learning Management System market. For many years, Moodle has been most people’s port of call when looking for an open source LMS (or Virtual Learning Environment in the education sector).

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Image Source: Apple UK. Open Source Web Conferencing Solutions – FREE - eLearning 24-7 , July 27, 2010 I have a real issue with vendors who charge extra – via a license with their “partner&# or otherwise for a web conferencing – and thus ability to offer webinars, in their solution. Hence: Below are products that are either open source free or free or free with limited functionality. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Great stuff again this month.

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Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3


which has just been released by the way) introduces a shift from a Lesson-centric to a Course-centric eFront. A Course-instance can share the same lessons with its father, have unique instances of the lessons or have a different set of lessons all together. Consider a scenario in which you have a school with a physics course (which includes several lessons), separated in 4 different classrooms.

6 Best LMS Platforms for Your Online Education Website

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

You’ve open-source LMS options, as well as hosted LMS platforms that claim to offer much more than their open-source competitors. And that’s precisely why we’re going to answer all of them in this article. Open-source vs. Cloud-Based LMS Platforms.

How To Start an Online School in 5 Simple Steps

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Hence, in this article, I’m going to help you identify various critical elements and Learning Management Systems (LMS) that are essential in order for you to build your online school. Ability to conduct live lessons, interact and communicate with individual students. Open Source LMS.

10 free eLearning software

Ed App

Improved retention of learning material – Spaced repetition allows for learning to be reinforced at ideal times so the learners won’t forget material from previous lessons, and eLearning is ideal for this because of its use of AI. 7) Open edX.

Case Study of Magoosh: How to make a dent in a competitive market?


It is well-known among its target audience for affordable yet high-quality test prep courses and lessons for domains such as GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, SAT, ACT, Praxis, LSAT, MCAT, and IELTS. Between 2008 and 2010, they explored the idea of a test prep platform with crowd-sourced materials.

How to Build an Online Education Website Like Udemy

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

That’s why we’re going to explore the process of creating a Udemy-like online education site in this article. At the time of writing this article, it’s used by 40 million students , which proves that it’s an excellent choice to use as an example while developing your own e-learning platform.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Dimdim has an open source version so developers can integrate it with other software. It also integrates with a few open source eLearning tools. In terms of promoting learning, employees could use blogs to write first-hand accounts of case studies, lessons learned, project debriefings, travel tips and cultural customs. It’s a free and open source application with templates and plugins for enhancements. RECENT ARTICLES eLEARNING 2.0

IDEA: Crowdsourcing Course Content


open-source coding with multiple contributors). Wikipedia takes a crowdsource approach to its articles. Imagine a scenario where you have a public repository available so that people can contribute to different lessons and topics of your course. One of the biggest obstacles people face when creating an online course is actually creating the content.

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10 Learning management system examples

Ed App

This means that the educator can make changes like adding new lessons, organizing courses, or managing users. There need to be ways to test a learner’s knowledge during and after lessons. Course designers can create lessons that are often video-based lectures.

5 Reasons Why Associations and Training Companies Should Use an eLearning Platform

eThink Education

These events are often a main source of revenue for many associations who use them to provide exclusive education, networking, and growth opportunities for members. In this article, we’ll explore a few key elements around eLearning that membership-based or b2b companies should consider.

20 Free Online Resources and Software Every Students Should Know


Massive Open Online Courses, online academies & software have sprung up as the most logical evolutionary entities that can help students focus on self-driven instructions, customized content and resource management. This online resource pool houses many valuable openly licensed textbooks. Khan Academy has a diverse catalog of lessons on an array of subjects such as classical music, cryptography, SAT coaching, differential equations, linear algebra, etc.

Why video is the superior tool for learning

Your Training Edge

Over the last few years, one of the most prominent trends in online learning and development has been to shift lots of learning materials and content online in the form of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). In this article, you would be exploring why video is still considered an integral and superior tool for learning and development. This allows widespread learning of the lessons that were geographically isolated once.

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Top 10 E learning LMS

Ed App

In this article, we will look into the best E-Learning LMS. The powerful authoring capabilities that EdApp hosts also enables you to create impactful lessons from scratch, from a library of 50 results-driven learning templates. It achieves freedom by using open technologies.

Free L&D webinars for May 2019

Limestone Learning

Join us to learn how open-source learning platforms, like Moodle and Totara, not only make it incredibly easy to integrate innovative elearning tools and strategies for an enhanced learning experience, but allow you to future-proof your LMS investment for years to come. Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 10AM – 11AM PT: Machines as Curators The modern learning environment has opened up a world of accessible learning content that’s both valuable but overwhelming to manage and curate.

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How To Build Your Own Online Course Platform

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

If you are an instructor trying to take your classes online or a businessman who plans to sell courses to create a source of passive income in these troubled times, here is a solution to get you started. and then you have open-source options like Moodle, WordPress, and others.

5 Things To Consider When Shifting To Remote Workplace Learning

eThink Education

Open-source LMS solutions in particular integrate well with other third-party products and invite limitless possibilities for tailoring your workplace learning program. Fortunately, the eLearning market offers a vast array of content options to plug into your open-source platform.

The gradebook module


The gradebook module uses a formula to convert scores for activities to an aggregated lesson score at a range from 1 and 100 - and subsequently to a grade (e.g, As a professor now we have to activate the gradebook module for lessons. Just go to the administration page of a lesson and make sure that the gradebook module is active. For all the columns that refer to an online activity we can fetch directly the data from the lesson.

Training: Spaced Learning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

    In an article first reported in Scientific American in 2005 , R. Douglas   In a previous article I wrote about Knowledge Guru and the use of repetition in eLearning. The article explored if the simple act of repetition is the key to learning. One of the comments I received about that article (from someone at Knowledge Guru, in fact) said that repetition is only part. In an eLearning setting you might do even shorter lessons. )

Top 10 LMS systems

Ed App

In this article, we’ll look at ten of the top LMS systems out there. What’s more, they are perfect for enabling other forms of learning, including Spaced Repetitio n, which delivers lessons at increasing intervals until knowledge is fully embedded into long-term memory.

10 free HR software

Ed App

In this article, we will take a brief look at some of the better HR solutions out there. This course offers seven lessons on team building: increased productivity, confidence, teamwork, communication, company-wide integration, encourages creativity, and increased collaboration.

Tips for Creating an Effective Digital Government Training Program

eThink Education

This article will focus on what you need to know to leverage your Learning Management System (LMS) if you’re facilitating Learning and Development for a government organization. . Learn more about using open-source to deliver a scalable, secure, future-proof government training program.

Best e-Content Development Tools in the Business

Hurix Digital

With a basic e-content development tool, you can create a simple MS Word document; the more complex and sophisticated ones allow you to manipulate digital media, text and interactions to create highly immersive content, lessons and courses.

10 Best WordPress LMS Plugins Comparison for 2021


As it is a standalone program, it comes with some advantages over the plugins in this article such as: No technical/design skills needed to implement. Out of those times, you can browse their knowledge base to find helpful guides and articles.

Strategies for Virtual Team Building

eThink Education

In this article, we’ll explore why virtual team building is essential for successful remote learning and explore five virtual team-building strategies to start utilizing in your organization.

Key Factors in MOOC Success, Part 1

Your Training Edge

Over a series of two articles, we’ll explore the qualities of good MOOCs, especially as they related to workforce and corporate learning. In this first article, we’ll look at some overarching qualities of good online education, and in the next we’ll examine some more course-specific factors of MOOC success. Although true MOOCs are open for anyone to take, it’s still essential to keep the target audience in mind when designing the courses.

LMS dashboards

Ed App

In this article, we’ll take a look at ten different LMS and examine how they approach their own dashboards. You can quickly jump to editing your recent courses and lessons to viewing how learners are progressing through their assignments.

From version 3.6 to version 3.6.6


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5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront


1) You can issue commands directly from the search box Many people dont know that you can use the search box to issue commands for e.g., editing a user or changing a lesson. For more info check the related wiki article: [link] 2) You can create tests with qualitative characteristics A very strong feature of eFront is the ability to create pools of questions and combine them to tests. Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch fo.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Her writings and articles have been published in papers like The Business Standard, Inside Learning Technologies Magazine, U.K., In this regard, it is so inspiring to see organizational culture going “open source”! Companies such as InMobi are open-sourcing their culture to enable mutual sharing and learning. What is the significance of ’open sourcing’ culture in this age of Working Out Loud (WoL)?

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How To Start Teaching Astrology Classes Online?


You can customize the script according to your business needs, goals, and objectives as you get full access to the source code. Consider reading astrology books, journal articles, and blogs from popular astrologers in the industry to get new ideas for your blog posts.

LearnDash vs Teachable vs Thinkific – Comparing Top 3 LMS

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In this article, I’m going to compare the top 3 online course platforms – LearnDash vs Teachable vs Thinkific. Course content – quiz, lessons, video content – . Multimedia lessons – audio, video, images, text, etc.

10 LMS features that you should in an eLearning platform


Just Google the phrase “LMS software” and you will see thousands of links to different products, services, and articles claiming to offer an eLearning platform or an LMS tool. This article aims at clearing the same though. Trust me, you will know after reading this article that why can’t you afford to overlook these features in your personalized LMS software. Open-Source & Code Customizability. You cannot customize a closed-source LMS.

SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?


The e-learning has become a prominent source of education, and the progress of technology is embracing the people with advancements in the learning mediums. Various e-learning platforms allow tutors to post lessons and courses in various formats; videos are one the bests. You know that lessons taught through explainer videos have better retention rate than the mere textual explanations. These are also called as closed source platforms. What are you really good at?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Correcting the violent video game rhetoric" (

Mark Oehlert

This article correctly takes to task people who will vehemently oppose a game having never played it. The hard lesson is that people do learn in games but what they learn mainly comes from a personal place - a place constructed by their own experiences, background and mental states. So for me a really telling point in the article that kicked off this little rant, is this: "Blaming video games meant that the shooters were set aside from other violent

Top 5 LMS for K-12 Education

Hurix Digital

Here, in this article, we discuss the 5 best LMS for K-12 education. Canvas is an open source LMS, which means the admin users can access the source code and make enhancements. What is a learning management system?