Moodle VS Blackboard – Who’s the winner?


Inspite of being a paid learning management system , Blackboard rocks the boat when it comes to a number of organizations it holds under the belt for larger FTE’s (full-time employees.). This certainly doesn’t mean that Blackboard has more users than Moodle. Moodle vs Blackboard.

Survey: Blackboard (Still) Rules Higher Ed


Blackboard still rules the day. Blackboard… Still? Despite all the new entrants into the learning management space, Blackboard still has a stranglehold on the LMS industry. Blackboard’s strategy is to buy out their competition. Industry Needs Blackboard.

Evaluating Learning, Knowledge, Blackboard, & Ubiquitous Computing

Big Dog, Little Dog

A look at the role of learning and training in creating value in organisations and at how that role can be analysed, measured and evaluated. Jury Supports Blackboard Patent - Stephen's Web. The value of learning: a new model of value and evaluation - CIPD. The paper is located here. THE KNOWLEDGE PARADOX - Bangkok Post. Radical contradictions drive the success of Toyota, which regards itself as being in the 'knowledge industry'.

What is LTI?


Learning Tools Interoperability, or LTI, is a standard published by the IMS Global Learning Consortium that makes it possible to integrate platforms such as Learning Management Systems (LMS) like Blackboard or Canvas with third party tools and vendors such as CourseArc.

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Blended Learning Becoming Standard


Blended learning could play a critical role as schools begin to re-think about course delivery, structure, and materials in an effort to accomplish more with “less” Blended learning allows for economies of scale never possible before. Blackboard.

Learning spaces of the third kind

Learning with e's

Many of these, the blackboard, the projector and the screen, and eventually other new technologies such as television and video, were placed at the front of the room because this was where all the action was. The first kind of space was highly organised.

How our learning theories shape how we use technology for learning

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

This stimulates a more flexible role for the facilitator.

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Blended Learning: Different combinations that work


Instructors can play the role of moderators, providing the necessary direction for fruitful conversations to take place. Blended Learning is in itself self-explanatory, its all in the name.

Early Look – Top 50 Learning Systems 4 2018

eLearning 24-7

Functionality plays an important role as it should. Financial Data and Analysis – plays a strong role in the results. Blackboard Corporate.

A Not-So-Serious Debate on The Serious eLearning Manifesto


I wasn’t involved in the writing of the serious manifesto (and am nearly incapable of being serious), so I don’t know what role, if any, my publication had. Make sure to turn off your pop-up blockers to download this (Blackboard Collaborate web-conferencing) session.

What is Needed to Develop an E-learning Course?

CommLab India

There are five major or critical roles in designing and developing any eLearning course. Some of the popular proprietary LMSs are Blackboard and SABA Learning Management System.

The New 508 Compliance Rule – What it Means for Video in Higher Ed

Visual Lounge

buttons that plays your videos), the LMS hosting your videos and other learning content (such as Blackboard, Moodle, etc.), With new 508 Compliance rules for accessibility going into effect in January 2018, there’s never been a better time to make sure your content meets the standards.

What every learning and development professional needs to know about e-learning

Clive on Learning

Most of the familiar options, whether that's providing instruction, leading discussions, delivering case studies, running role plays and simulations, providing coaching, apprenticeships and so on, have been practised for hundreds, if not thousands of years. You'd have felt lucky to have such a plethora of media choices available to you, including blackboards, flip charts, film and video, slides, books and posters.

Enrich Online Training with Six Types of Animations

CommLab India

Using animations instead of static graphics fills the gap and plays a vital role in getting the attention of learners. You can also invert them to blackboard videos for a variety. Engaging employees at the workplace through online learning is a constant challenge for training managers.

Top 20 Learning Management Systems 2013-14

eLearning 24-7

My only concern with them is what role SAP will play in their future. #11 3 Blackboard - Love the updated UI with the whole social connect experience which is ideally suited for the education market. In an earlier post, I presented the top ten LMSs of 2013-14, but held back on announcing the top 20. Not anymore. Below are my top 20 rankings for 2013-14. Before the Top 20, here are the. Top Three Open Source LMSs of 2013-14. One of these vendors is listed in my top 50.

How to Impart Training that Maximizes Your Sales Revenues

CommLab India

Paul Terry, a General Manager of Blackboard, in his article Know More. Aberdeen defines sales playbooks as technology-enabled tools and processes that provide “guided-selling” assistance to various selling job roles – internal, in the field, and/or channel partners.

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Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0 eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013


These advancements that have the potential to not just play a pivotal role, but drastically transform the learning domain are termed ‘disruptive’ due to the following reasons: • They fundamentally change the conventional landscape. • They produce something new and more efficient.

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-07-24

Jane Hart

RT @ TechCrunch : Blackboard Buyer Providence Equity Acquires Personalized Online Learning Platform From PrepMe [link] #. Will social leaning shrink the role of tradional training depts? The Q is now how do you evolve the L&D role so that it supports learning more effectively across the organisation [link] #. Tweet. RT @ sparkandco : Some interesting ideas for # RealWPLearn here: [link] #.

Outsourcing Supplier Negotiations

Training Industry

Lineup: In order to get to the Super Bowl, each and every member of the team has to understand both the strategy and their role in that strategy, otherwise the game will be over by half time! Before you put your lineup into negotiations, each team member has to understand both their role and their impact on the overall strategy. A good strategy without follow through are just words on a blackboard.

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

The survey asks demographic and company questions of all the participants so that you know things like the industry, size of company, number of learners, their role, etc. Blackboard Academic Suite Blackboard, Inc. Update, Nov.

2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

Simultaneously, there has been a shift from having a career at one organization to having a career comprised of numerous strategic roles at many organizations. The 2016 LMS market is not what you think.

Digital Badging is Next Generation Certification

Training Industry

I recently finished a great MOOC course on the role of badges as a new currency of exchange for high value, post-secondary credentials for professionals.

Five tools for global educators

Learning with e's

Recently I have been considering the changing role of teachers who are adopting technology to extend the walls of the classroom. I consider myself a global educator and have tried to articulate my ideas on why this is a different role to traditional teaching.

2015 LMS Rakings for K-12, HE and Report Criteria

eLearning 24-7

Training and Support plays a big role IMO for HE and K-12 platforms. As such, it plays a huge role in factoring points. Blackboard (K-12, HE). I’m here. In Berlin, that is, preparing for the Online Educa Berlin Conference, kicking off on Wednesday. Sessions galore.

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Top 10 LMSs of 2015

eLearning 24-7

Support played a key role in here as it does every year. 7 Blackboard – Higher Education BB is back in town. I track 645 LMSs in the world. I estimate that there is quite likely 800 or so that are in existence today. Of that amount, 200 would fit at least the average category and of that, well you get the idea. On Saturday, I published my report, the Top 50 LMSs of 2015 , which is available for purchase.

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8 Video Tips to enhance your e-learning courses


And lots of high impact informational videos have been created using the “drawing on a blackboard” technique, which requires almost no animation budget. You can integrate them better with your courses by having them play a role in the student’s progress, e.g

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Are we there yet? Latest Trends in the LMS/LP Industry

eLearning 24-7

Although if the variable was a job role and another variable was X course with a variable of tested out skill then the system could recommend blah blah). – Big name Higher Education platforms rumbling into the corporate market; Blackboard was first (similar to HE version), Instructure was second (Bridge), and Brightcove by D2L is third. No time like the present to bring you the latest trends in the LMS and LP industry.

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Four Ways Technology Is Changing How People Learn [Infographic]

SHIFT eLearning

Today, more than ever before, technology plays an important role in society. As the skills, knowledge, and needs of the student change, so does the role of the teacher. Passive activities are being outdated while teachers are now occupying another significant role as guides.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud-Based Technology for E-Learning

Training Industry

In response, key players like Blackboard and Moodle now have cloud-based versions of their applications. It seems cloud-based technology is likely to play a major role in the way many companies choose to approach e-learning development and deployment. Having your head in the clouds now holds a whole new meaning with the development of cloud-based technology.

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LearnTrends: The Immernet Singularity

Experiencing eLearning

Knowledge Sharing Spaces (SharePoint, Blackboard, Yahoo Groups). Learning professionals’ role is to help the enterprise & individuals deal with change. These are my live blogged notes from Tony O’Driscoll’s LearnTrends session on The Immernet Singularity. My side comments are in italics. Official description: The Immernet Singularity: How the Immersive Internet Will Redefine Learning and Collaboration.

An Inside Peek to the State of the LMS Industry 2014 Report

eLearning 24-7

Accessplanit, Accord, Administrate, Aduro, aNewsSpring, Biz Library, Blackboard, Blue Volt, Docebo, Edvance 360, eLogic Learning, Emtrain, Ethos CE, ExpertusOne, Growth Engineering, IMC Learning Suite, Inquisiq R3, Instructure, iSpring Online, LearnUpon, Meridian, Panopto, Percolate, ShareKnowledge, WBT Systems – TopClass 9.4, Whether a vendor won an award from some other organization, played no role.

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Moodle and eFront side-by-side


One of my first actions, after logging in as an administrator, was to try to build a lesson – which, eventually, I discovered, is only possible once you’ve switched roles to “professor”. Blackboard), whereby a the lesson is built from content-based units, perhaps interspersed with tests. For example, the roles and permissions structures within Moodle are perhaps the most complete of any application I know. This article has been reposted from the Wyver Solutions blog.

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Webinar - Skills - Social Media - Best of eLearning Learning - July 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Blackboard vs. Moodle: a comparison - Dont Waste Your Time , July 23, 2009 Interesting comparison of the Blackboard and Moodle. Roles in the ‘New’ Training Org - trainingwreck , July 5, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Events. CoachingOurselves 2hr Workshop for Individual Managers. The Business Case for Measurement of Learning. Your Social Learning System As A Profit Center.

E-Learning and the Panopticon


Consider universities providing "distance education" courses via a course management tool like Blackboard, into which administration can ostensibly drop at any time to read student discussion comments, watch instructor videos, review recordings of virtual classroom meetings, and access other daily course activity. What is the role of the trainer/consultant in this situation?

ATD2015 Conference Post – Review

eLearning 24-7

A few of the Top 50 LMS vendors in attendance: Growth Engineering, ExpertusOne, eLogic Learning, Docebo, Administrate, SumTotal, NetDimensions, Litmos, LearnUpon, iSpring Online, Totara, Shift IQ, IMC-AG, Blackboard, D2L, Biz Library. Gamification plays a nice role within the solution; besides a leader board and badges, you can also see where you rank, even if you are not in the top 10 or 20, and you can also see where you rank compared to someone else. Well hello there!

2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

Blackboard. Blackboard. In our role as analysts and LMS buyer consultants, we get to meet a ton of LMS sales people from around the world and see them sell in action. Learning management systems didn’t die. They evolved, and today we recognize them. Quick LMS History.