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Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/31/2010 Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning I received several emails, message on Twitter, and InMails on LinkedIn concerning the Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning and the Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning posts.

Free e-Learning books

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News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/14/2010 Free e-Learning books Since I am a great fun of open source software ( Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning , Free and Open Source Web Conferencing Tools for e-Learning ) and active member of online communities I created the following list with free e-Learning books. =>

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What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

On 1 October I released the Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list , and in my introductory analysis I said. “Whilst there is a clear differentiation between the personal/professional tools and the enterprise tools being used by workplace learning professions, in education teachers are frequently making use of the same toolset for both their teaching and their own personal learning. Top Tools 2012

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

What’s important is that you have faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.’. As an online instructor, you need to decide what kind of tools and resources you want to use for your online school. You might want to start with simple tools and grow into more professional premium tools as you go along making higher quality online courses. Authoring Tools.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Half of Companies Blocking Facebook

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Half of Companies Blocking Facebook Christy Tucker has been musing on Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. One real problem is corporate fear of social networking tools. Im no Facebook super-user and I havent experienced a huge time suck from it, but I suppose its possible. But what information is it that is actually being "leaked" through Facebook by these irresponsible employees ?

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Many of these tools and services are free or have a free trial period, which can encourage you to experiment in a small way at first. Each tool fulfills at least one of these criteria: encourages collaboration; enables user-generated content or input; provides a way to share; and facilitates informal or formal learning. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option. Google Collaboration Tools.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. I have seen continued interest and downloads for open source AR tool kits. Augmented reality opens those doors.

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

The problem here is that they developed a solution that is not made for 10,000 or more end users. The twist to all this, is that for the Big Dog vendors or those whose main target is large size clients, this isn’t an issue – okay, not the Q/A, in fact, it is a big problem for many of them – rather it is inability to handle the client base. The spin of course, is that open source systems enable APIs. Open marketplaces for courses created by end users.

2020 LMS pricing guide: Here’s what makes up the cost ??

Docebo

Before you even start looking at pricing, you should look at how expensive your current problems are to your business. Before you can solve a problem and justify the spend associated with solving it, you have to bring the problems into the light (can I get a hallelujah).

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Second Second Life Experience

Learning Visions

At Virtual Learning Worlds "Bartman" responds to that Wired article (A Deserted Second Life) : The problem I have with it [the Wired article], is that it deals almost COMPLETELY with Second Life as it pertains to marketing and corporations…and inevitabley why SL sucks in that space. Yz Oh (Rebekah Simonds) I am one of the authors of the machinima video that you referred to in your posting.

10 LMS features that you should in an eLearning platform

Pinlearn

What is LMS software? The formal definition always remains the same, but the utility of an LMS software varies from objective to objective, industry to Industry, and time to time. According to Wikipedia, a learning management system (LMS) is software that administers, documents, tracks, reports, and delivers learning materials, agendas, or educational programs. Your authoring tool is responsive, but the LMS isn’t mobile-compatible. eLearning authoring tools.

The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms

CommLab India

To deal with financial constraints, several companies are opting for free learning software, and these include Learning Management Systems (LMSs). On the flip side, this LMS is quite complex and people with no technical background often face problems setting up this application. Blackboard is one of the most popular names in the learning management software market, and this is a free version of their commercial product, Blackboard Learn. A chat tool.

Interview on lms-selection.com

eFront

At that time we got a fund to prototype an eLearning tool with a few advanced characteristics like automatic lesson-student matching and artificial intelligence components to aid the learning process. We also felt the need to integrate advanced collaboration tools to the platform using new technologies. This trend led through time to the integration of several Web 2.0/AJAX tools to the system. Why did you decide to move to an open source model?

How to waste millions on an LMS by confusing features with benefits

Saffron Interactive

The problem is that great content isn’t. Now imagine an empty Facebook – no friends, no comments and no memes – and you are imagining the actual appeal to the learner of that shiny platform which looked so good at the Learning Technologies show. (Or The uncomfortable truth which LMS vendors don’t like to mention is that spending your pennies wisely on an affordable open source option can do this facilitating just as well as spending millions on a proprietary one.

How to use ActiveCampaign with Your Online Course or Training Based Membership Website with Kay Peacey of Slick Business

LifterLMS

Many online course creators struggle to find the best automation tool for their business. One huge challenge people face with CRM tools and WordPress tech tools in general is untangling all of the automations they’ve set up as they were trying to get their first sales.

Halftime! LMS trends though July

eLearning 24-7

I have seen systems on consumers’ servers have bandwidth problems especially if they do not have load backing. Even one time open source systems are starting to offer hosting for an additional cost. I now pronounce you Authoring Tool and LMS, you may now integrate/interface. I’m still a believer that it is wise to use a 3rd party authoring tool rather than use an authoring tool built into a LMS.

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

Part of the problem though is that there is a lot of information out there, some of it erroneous in nature and honestly, equally confusing. My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems. These conversations became something we called “ BAQON ” — a Brokered, Anonymous acQuaintance Open Network. Project Tin Can” was the name Rustici Software came up with to describe the work ADL contracted them to do.

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

LearnUpon

Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment): Open source learning platform mostly implemented in education settings. One of the main benefits of open source platforms like Moodle is that they’re free and can be highly customized. Open source software: Software for which the source code is publicly available for use and development free of charge. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Course Content Authoring ToolsOpen Source (Free) - eLearning 24-7 , June 7, 2010. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010. 4 Free Tools to Help Get Your PowerPoint from Good to Great - Mindflash , October 21, 2010. Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010. Free eLearning Tools - eLearning Brothers , June 28, 2010. Facebook (659).

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The road ahead : I am presently developing detailed role descriptions, community guidelines, role assessment tools, and the identification of appropriate learning products and offerings. We make them available to our members via our Web sites and from other Web sources, sometimes for free and sometimes for a fee. Facebook Press Room. tools into their practices.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Instructional designers can take the tools and create a good learning experience or not. Incremental: Some forms of online training support current ways of doing things Virtual classrooms, presentation software, authoring tools, assessment tools, LMS. I have a problem, where is the answer? Collaboration Software Learner generated content (instead of teacher preparing things, learners put things online and edit together.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

Many companies rely on Facebook, Twitter, and other consumer applications to connect their people. Mobile devices route around IT; amateurs can bid software slaves do their will. Some schools are comfortable encouraging students, faculty, and adminstratoin to use consumer apps on the open web. Institutional staff use social software to improve communication with students for both recruitment and retention purposes. The tools of the social web are in constant flux.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Prediction #1 => Hacking Work At this time last year, I did my series Tool Set 2009. I somewhat wonder how much of that is true barriers as opposed to perceived barriers, and a recent HBR item talked about Hacking Work : When a 12-year-old can gather information faster, process it more efficiently, reference more diverse professionals, and get volunteer guidance from better sources than you can at work, how can you pretend to be competitive?

How to Launch a Successful Online Course MVP, Generate Multiple Income Streams, and Build a Team with Divi Community Leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios

LifterLMS

You can also find him on Instagram , Twitter , and Facebook. I wanna see if you’re open to it. It was open for a little bit and then it’s closed. Or is it still open right now? So, we opened it up, we left it open, but we did a couple of different things. We’ve closed it and we’ve left it open, both. So, we’re in the process of shifting and we might change for class three and it may be open the entire time.

How to Launch Your Online Course the Easy Way with Course Maker Pro, WP Engine, and LifterLMS

LifterLMS

We talk a lot about the five hats problem at LifterLMS. I’m the co-founder of the most powerful tool for building, selling, and protecting engaging online courses called LifterLMS. I talk about a lot on this, on this podcast about what we call the five hats problem, which is to be a successful education entrepreneur, you need to be five people at once. So I just wanted to open up a discussion about that.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: iPhone and the End of All Boundaries

Learning Visions

It opens things up in some very cool ways, providing flexibility and accessibility, which is great. Maybe the iPhone isnt the problem? my wife just got one and i am watching her go through the same thing i went through when i got mine in november -- obsession: facebook, twitter, new york times, and generally apps apps apps. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Content & Version Control

Learning Visions

Certainly with the rise of rapid e-Learning tools and the increase in SME-published content well start to see an increase in the frequency of updates to e-Learning material. Weve decided to add some simple text descriptors in our admin section that will allow a course creator to identify the content authors, the date originally created, update date, summary text about the course, and notes about the types of changes that were made.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking

Learning Visions

Heres my simple interpretation: Participants were presented with two inputs/problems, one visual the other auditory. Beachward Bound Crowdsourcing: Authoring Tools & LMS Questions My Summer ID Reading List ► June (3) eLearning Authoring Tools Mindmap The Two Faces of ePortfolios The Unofficial eLearning Salary Calculator ► May (9) Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training.

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010 We all need inspiration at times. Free Quiz and Test Maker Tools Plus My Top 3 - eLearning 24-7 , September 14, 2010 While this market has always existed, it is clearly taking a whole new form in two areas: Strong emphasis to embed into a web site or blog. Capabilities to push quiz on Twitter and Facebook. Here’s how to recognize the problem, and what to do about it.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Spark Your Interest , June 3, 2010 June’s BQ is… “what tools should we learn?&#. 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. All software below is free. Rapid E-Learning Course Software. What tools should we learn?

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How to succeed with online learning for colleges and universities

eLearning 24-7

The problem is there is a right way to do it and lots of wrong ways to do it. The problem with JI was their name. Three huge problems are facing brick and mortar colleges as a whole. Why deal with an open source system that will cost you more than you think, when one that is turnkey will suffice. As for 3rd party authoring tools, if someone knows how to use robust software, they can learn how to create a robust course, even a simulation.

''m only going to say this about 1,000 more times.

Mark Oehlert

Facebook Profile. Hey authoring tool person - you ever make "a learning"? Sell hardware or software but dont tell me you sell learning - because I swear, the next person/vendor/guru tells me something about learning that implies a lack of understanding regarding the conditions above.Im Authority? Cool Tools. Open Source. e-Clippings (Learning As Art). Subscribe to e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert). flickr. flick r.com.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: With Community Comes Great Responsibility

Learning Visions

Ive been using a tool called co.mment. My problem is I often forget to click the icon. CoComment is another commenting tool out there to help you manage all those conversations. Beachward Bound Crowdsourcing: Authoring Tools & LMS Questions My Summer ID Reading List ► June (3) eLearning Authoring Tools Mindmap The Two Faces of ePortfolios The Unofficial eLearning Salary Calculator ► May (9) Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

57% of respondents use Facebook Mobile. As authors of Disrupting Class, a useful manifesto on how innovation will change “the way the world learns&#. This is a social resource as it also provides the opportunity for you to provide your own experiences of using social tools for learning. Image Source: Apple UK. Hence: Below are products that are either open source free or free or free with limited functionality. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: 31 Days: Days 12, 13, 14, 15 & 16

Learning Visions

Another application I tried through another site I had problems with too, so it could be because Im at work trying stuff out. Its probably a great tool for doing analytics on a big website. Beachward Bound Crowdsourcing: Authoring Tools & LMS Questions My Summer ID Reading List ► June (3) eLearning Authoring Tools Mindmap The Two Faces of ePortfolios The Unofficial eLearning Salary Calculator ► May (9) Book Review: Ruth Clark’s Evidence-Based Training.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Second Life Backlash and Controversy

Learning Visions

Steven Groves in the comments writes: What the Gartner report went on to say that you left out was a recommendation to continue on in a SL effort anyway, albeit with eyes open and cautiously, keeping a lookout for all the problems they cited. create a virtual recreation of their museum) theyd like to do using other tools like Flash. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

K-12 and LMSs are Broken, Who’s to Blame?

eLearning 24-7

The problem though is that there is a crisis going on in the K-12 sector and it is tied in part to e-learning (with wins and losses) and LMS vendors who serve that sector. Ability to create courses – the linear kind, as noted above a few have the ability to create asynchronus based and ability to upload courses from 3rd party authoring tools. Facebook like design for social – YUCK. Back in the 90’s I taught high school and loved it.