What You Need to Know About the New 508 Compliance Rules

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508 compliance—it’s the hottest topic in eLearning! The rules go into effect today, January 18, 2018 , which means it’s time to go over just what exactly these new 508 compliance rules are. There’s a “safe harbor” clause for legacy content.

Is harboring eLearning data safe again?

LearnUpon

After a recent ruling declared the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles invalid, many LearnUpon customers asked: what now for EU-US personal data transfer? With Safe Harbor not so safe anymore, can I still transfer eLearning data from the EU to the US?

DevLearn Day 1

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LMSs are more about compliance and regulatory and not about remediation. As for the point that LMSs are focused on compliance and regulatory – that is 100% not true. Some LMSs have compliance features, but no one is telling the client they have to use them. Regarding the “managers” pushing compliance courses or courses in general to learners – which is the fault of the LMS – another sadly misunderstood statement.

Latest on LMS Insight – Before you buy

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Making their system easier to use for all learners, including ADA 508 compliance (which many do not have), possibly PENS which is a great benefit to admins (on a side note), Safe Harbor certified for Europe (again, many are not), boosting mobile capabilities. In just the past two months, a lot of things have been going on in the LMS industry. Some good, some of concern, but nevertheless important to know. Performance Management.

Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

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Feature details on learner capabilities, administrator fuctionality, social, mobile, gamification, compliance/regulatory, skill sets, total experience of the system, integrations. Curious to know which vendor is in alignment with the new version of the EU Safe Harbor Act, you will find out.

Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

eLearning 24-7

Feature details on learner capabilities, administrator fuctionality, social, mobile, gamification, compliance/regulatory, skill sets, total experience of the system, integrations. Curious to know which vendor is in alignment with the new version of the EU Safe Harbor Act, you will find out.