Skillsoft Acquires Element K for $110 Million

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The acquisition adds to SkillSoft's existing offerings in learning content and learning platform technology through the addition of Element K's complementary offerings in e-learning content, virtual labs, ILT print materials and custom development services."

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Jason Cohen of Element K made a sensible point about mLearning design and development. Integrated Learning Services, Inc. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. By Jay Lambert. Clay Duda, an ILS contributor, recently posted an article to our other blog, Shared Learning , covering the Technology Association of Georgia's Workplace Learning event last week on mLearning.

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eLearning Startups - New Wave Coming

Tony Karrer

Traditionally, we've seen start-ups that focus on authoring tools, virtual classroom, learning management, content, services. When you look back at 2000-2002, companies getting VC funding were folks like Outstart, Hyperwave, Infocast, Element K, Pathlore, Vuepoint, Knowledge Impact.

Interoperability – It works every time! Wrong.

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Your 3rd party developer or the 3rd party off the shelf vendor (example: Element K courses or Rosetta Stone) to go into the new system. I never paid for this service. Interoperability – The Double Premise for a LMS/LCMS. You can take any course from one system pull it out and then upload it into another system and it will work without any problems whatsoever. No issues, perfect. So, if the course is SCORM 1.2 and the LMS/LCMS is SCORM 1.2 everything works fine.

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Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

How to Develop Robust Moderation Methodology - Community Guy , March 23, 2010 Moderation , at its core is about ensuring that published content on a particular site, typically submitted by the site’s users themselves, meets the terms of the site’s Terms of Service (ToS). I wanted to follow-up 19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences with some additional resources that relate to this topic.

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It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. Not, some 3rd party aggregator like Skillsoft or Element K, where you can purchase courses from.It Truly its a masterpiece in the making.Pricing is not listed online.thinkingcap lab - LiveFor instructional designers and developers who want to create content with multiple elements.

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Tweetbook is a free service that will create a PDF ‘book’ of all your own tweets. Free Videos for Learning and Development Professionals - Element K Blog , September 11, 2010 I recently wrote a blog post titled “Podcasts in the Learning and Development Industry&# wherein I described and linked to several of the more popular and valuable podcasts for learning professionals. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010.

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

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Services of the learners choice. One of the more compelling online pedagogical approaches is digital storytelling that combines audiovisual elements and focuses on a human interest story. Best of eLearning Learning. July 2010. Great stuff again this month.

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Jane Hart’s Social Learning Academy and the 2010 Tools Survey - Element K Blog , April 5, 2010 I’ve been meaning to once again update readers on some of the latest work from industry expert and fountainhead Jane Hart. 3 Ways to Introduce the Element of Surprise into Your Online Training - Mindflash , April 27, 2010 Ever left your wallet at home only to find a long-forgotten $20 bill in your coat pocket – just in time for lunch? Best of eLearning Learning.