Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Of course, I’d recommend skimming through eLearning Learning to find the latest and greatest.

Open Source E-Learning Development 9: Drupal CMS

The E-Learning Curve

Drupal is an open-source Content Management System (CMS) freely available under the GPL. Open Source E-Learning Development 9: Drupal CMS is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Very much like platforms like Moodle and Joomla!,

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HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Canvas - Web developers can now create 2D drawings controlled by JavaScript. Key benefit is that web developers can do this using JavaScript directly in HTML 5 without relying on technologies like Flash or Silverlight. How does HTML 5 affect eLearning Development?

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HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Canvas - Web developers can now create 2D drawings controlled by JavaScript. Key benefit is that web developers can do this using JavaScript directly in HTML 5 without relying on technologies like Flash or Silverlight. How does HTML 5 affect eLearning Development?

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A Toolkit to Develop E-Learning in an Open (XML) Environment

The E-Learning Curve

This post will focus on the range of tools that you need to develop e-learning content in a (relatively) open environment. Tags: content authoring content development e-learning elearning content open e-learning environment open standards e-learning development elearning toolkit open source

WordPress Development: The Preferred Choice For Businesses Today

eLearning Industry

WordPress, the open source CMS, is constantly astounding businesses with its ever-evolving technology, tools, and resources. WordPress development is considered one of the easiest processes to customize a website in today's era.

Start this 2019 by the hand of the Top eLearning Companies in India

Paradiso

The Top eLearning companies in India are ready to receive 2019 with new versions of their products and releases of new specialized services for companies that are interested in increasing their workforce and training capacity. Top eLearning companies in India.

eLearning: Top Posts of 2009 - Upside Learning Blog

Upside Learning

Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning Blogs. The Ten Commandments of eLearning. Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development. eLearning Development: How long does it Really take? eLearning Development India: Results of Salary Survey.

Updates On HTML5 From Google I/O

Upside Learning

At Google I/O event last year HTML 5 capabilities were demonstrated to developers for the first time. This year at the Google I/O some important announcements have been made which will make HTML 5 development easier across different browsers. .

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Our Blog Turns One Today

Upside Learning

We have focused our articles on eLearning , Mobile Learning , Learning Technology , Innovation , Future Technology , & Future Learning – domains that we specialize & operate in and domains that our readers like to read about. Top 47 eLearning & Workplace Learning.

3 Priority Questions for your LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

At this stage you will likely come across some gaps and open questions. Cost of development of new programs not previously offered. Free/Freemium (open source). Articles Insights Learning and Development elearning LMS Online Programs System Implementation

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How to build an online course website from scratch and questions to answer before that

Elligense

According to research , the global elearning market is going to grow at a CAGR of around 7.0% This creates a massive opportunity for business and tutors to create online courses and elearning platforms. In this guide, we will cover all the aspects of building an elearning website.

Readymade vs Custom eLearning development- Which one is better?

Pinlearn

With a massive demand for eLearning courses in different areas, it’s now a fact that starting an eLearning platform like Udemy, Coursera, Lynda, etc. However, this idea also puts the eLearning entrepreneurs in a dilemma – “whether to buy a ready-made eLearning software or custom eLearning development?”. What is a custom eLearning software? In short, you need custom solutions to implement corporate eLearning within an organization. .

Join the debate on multi-device learning

Sponge UK

Multideviceweek, hosted by award-wining elearning company, Sponge UK, will bring together experts, tips, data, blogs and articles about all aspects of multi-device learning.

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Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Managing classroom training is much more complex than eLearning. Which application do you need: Learning Management System (LMS): It helps manage classroom, eLearning and blended learnings. For eLearning you need an authoring tool to create and upload in LMS.

Social Media Libraries for Flash

Upside Learning

Various elearning development companies are integrating the popular social media services like Twitter, YouTube etc. These social media elements can also be integrated in the elearning courses or applications developed using Flash technologies.

eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons

Upside Learning

What makes Firefox different from other browsers is it being open source and highly customizable using Firefox add-ons. We have found several of these add-ons to be really helpful in the eLearning development. Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development.

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Last week, while justifying Apple’s refusal to allow Flash player on iPhone/iPad, Steve Jobs wrote– “ New open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win on mobile devices (and PCs too) ”. Is it ready for eLearning Development?

Today’s New Learning Strategy. Are You Ready?

Aptara

One of the most difficult tasks in developing a strategic learning road map is understanding the key areas of learning impact. Lake is an Aptara Learning Strategist specializing in educational design, development, and delivery. Today’s New Learning Strategy. Are You Ready?

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). However, we haven’t heard much about elearning development using Silverlight.

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

LearnUpon

Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L. Many instructors and course developers feel that it’s essential to offer learners mobile options. The movement from desktop to portable devices has had a big impact on the development of online learning content.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). However, we haven’t heard much about elearning development using Silverlight.

What is Needed to Develop an E-learning Course?

CommLab India

Implementing eLearning appears to be a minefield because a lot of investment and time goes into shifting training from the classroom to e-learning. Let’s see what it takes to enter the eLearning bandwagon. In this phase, the team scales up the course design and development process.

Embracing The AGILE Method For Great eLearning Results

eFront

When it comes to the Agile eLearning development, however, those five letters – A.G.I.L.E. ADDIE has been around since 1975 and has successfully served the eLearning industry since then. The sooner you understand that, the greater your eLearning results will be!

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The Freemium Three: Three Free Tools That Will Work Wonders For.

Dashe & Thomson

This site allows users to set up and maintain a discussion-forum using the open-source Vanilla Forum software, which can be hosted on your own server for extra security, if desired.

The Freemium Three: Three Free Tools That Will Work Wonders For.

Dashe & Thomson

This site allows users to set up and maintain a discussion-forum using the open-source Vanilla Forum software, which can be hosted on your own server for extra security, if desired.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). However, we haven’t heard much about elearning development using Silverlight.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Learning Visions

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, August 01, 2007 Learning Visions Im Cammy Bean and this is my little corner of the world where I talk about instructional design and topics somewhat related to eLearning.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. I create eLearning. I have even had the light bulb go on once I let them know that I developed eLearning. I try not to use the term Instructional Designer as my opening line anymore :-) because, like you, I get the whats that stare. So I simply say I develop eLearning or training. Once I said I was an "Interactive Learning Developer."

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Terminology can feel like buzzwords and jargon to the amateur but many are essential knowledge for the eLearning professional. That’s why we’ve compiled this eLearning glossary.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Real World, SecondLife and FaceBook/MySpace

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. I think the gender divide matters when we develop elearning, and I can confirm that it exists for me personally. Im a major geek, yet I avoid Second Life and continue to be skeptical about its use in elearning. If SL has this effect on other women, then it wont be the most effective place to send female employees as part of an elearning experience.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences. link] December 5-9, 2009 National Staff Development Council , St. link] December 10-11, 2009 Tips, Tricks, and Techniques for Streamlining Your e-Learning Development , eLearning Guild Online Forum.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

All the information below was obtained from Internet sources and announcements in educational journals. crw Another source of major eLearning conferences is: Tom King's eLearning Google Calendar. link] development/courses/ registrar101.cfm January 28, 2009 eMarketing Techniques Conference, Austin Community College, Austin, Texas, USA. link] February 16-18, 2009 Open Source Singapore Pacific-Asia Conference and Expo, Grand Hyatt Singapore, Singapore.