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Open all hours #EDEN15

Learning with 'e's

The open source movement emerged, with an emphasis on efficiency, and on the rights to use and modify software and tools. Then there is resistance to this, because it is unworkable, and low quality. We are now at the stage where at least 50% of academics have published in open access journals (Stats from Wiley), an there is a growth in Open Educational Resources including OER Commons , with many universities now providing free content.

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How Can K-12 Publishers Adapt in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

Just like every other publisher in the business, educational publishers also must take the plunge and dive straight into the midst of digital publishing. But with the onset of digital publishing, and with major educational publishers like Pearson developing digital textbooks and at the same time earning high profits, other K-12 publishers also had to follow suit to keep their businesses running. Ditch the traditional printing approach and use an eBook publishing software.

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Rapid Elearning and MOOCs: Keeping Up with Change

Your Training Edge

These changes have an impact on businesses in all sectors, but because of the intense pace, it is not always possible to develop new training courses or schedule employee training days fast enough. But so far, it doesn’t appear that training has been able to keep up: a 2009 ASTD survey showed that it took anywhere from 93 to 356 hours to develop a single hour of training content depending on the tools used and the level of interactivity.

Open Source LMSs Facts and Insight

eLearning 24-7

user seat costs), it’s free, and is configurable in such a way that connecting with any 3rd party tool or system is doable. . iSpring Learn – Not open source, and started out as an authoring tool (still core business), which has an LMS. Need an authoring tool?

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

If you are an e-learning vendor in the higher education space and doing or planning on doing business in Europe, this is the place to be. There was quite a few assessment vendors, plagerisim detection vendors (three), e-learning tools, custom content developers but more along the lines of building games and gamification, other gamification like vendors, screen recording/video capturing vendors – as in those for live presentations and ideally used for MOOCs. . Speaking.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Prediction #1 => Hacking Work At this time last year, I did my series Tool Set 2009. When the personal tools in your mobile phone are more empowering than what your company provides or approves for your projects, how can you be saved from devastating market forces? The tools we use in life have leapfrogged over the ones we use at work. Do you remember the horrific feeling when you learned what it was going to take to author something to run over the web?

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-5, 2012 mHealth Summit: Technology, Business, Research and Policy , Gaylord National Resort, Washington, DC, USA. link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 5-9, 2012 East Asian International Conference on Teacher Education Research : High-Quality Teachers and Teachers’ Professional Standards – International Trends, 3 rd , East China Normal University, Shanghai, China.