The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

Web conferencing services like DimDim now offer the equivalent of WebEx. Talented individuals who can program like hell and believe in the open source philosophy. Richard Nantel of Brandon Hall recently posted about average LMS prices. A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Which is still a whole LOT of money. And “in times like these…” Why pay for a pricey LMS when you can Moodle or Drupal or Sakai ?

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Open Source Web Conferencing Solutions – FREE

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DimDim - up to 5 participants, other options available but are fee based. Bosco’s Screen Share - just a screen share program, open source. I have a real issue with vendors who charge extra – via a license with their “partner&# or otherwise for a web conferencing – and thus ability to offer webinars, in their solution. It should be free – 100%.

Elearning applications

eFront

App Inventor - (mLearning) App Inventor for Android allows people with minimal programming experience to create simple, personal apps for Android devices.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

Web conferencing services like DimDim now offer the equivalent of WebEx. Talented individuals who can program like hell and believe in the open source philosophy. Time will tell whether the software had anything to to with the program and learners' success. Just build something simple and effective for, say, a particular program that's a good match for open source L(C)MS feature set.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Last Weeks Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar:

Learning Visions

My weak connection probably contributed to my choppy audio delivery, but all in all things went smooth with DimDim. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

Praat Praat is a free scientific software program for the analysis of speech in phonetics. The program also supports speech synthesis, including articulatory synthesis. FreeTTS FreeTTS is a speech synthesis system written entirely in the JavaTM programming language.

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Harold Jarche says: December 11, 2010 at 5:29 pm Unless a formal training program is exceptionally long (months/years) it cannot provide some essential components of developing any skill: practice, feedback & reflection.

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eFront Wins Learning Technology Award

eFront

Based on a coherent approach to human capital management which keeps the workforce actively engaged, the eFront Enterprise platform offers the means of aligning learning programs with business goals to cultivate employee skills and knowledge associated with business performance.

Interview on lms-selection.com

eFront

We make use of several aspects of eXtreme programming regarding development and testing procedures. We used all the inside information, feedback and features request, programming and eLearning expertise we gathered through time to produce this version.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

Allen bridges the gap from theory to practice on both training and educational programs.

eFront Contests

eFront

Module creation contest Modules are additional programming components that are designed to enhance eFront under various dimensions.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

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11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days) - Kapp Notes , September 8, 2010 If you are thinking of creating an educational game but don’t want to invest a lot of money, you can try out these free software programs (or free for 30 days in some cases), some are 2D and some are 3D. DimDim (4). Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010. As always, great stuff found in the eLearning world in September.