Open Source Web Conferencing Solutions – FREE

eLearning 24-7

Hence: Below are products that are either open source free or free or free with limited functionality. Open Meetings - based on Google code. Microsoft SharedView - share screen views, share notes, some other features. Bosco’s Screen Share - just a screen share program, open source. Tags: Open Source Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning web conferencing webinars web meetings

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

eFront

This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. So, let see the list of the free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. =>

An Open Source Environment for E-Learning Content Development

The E-Learning Curve

As I'm in the process of updating my website ’s Learning Content Management System (LCMS), I though it would be interesting to discuss open source environments, and how they can be implemented in an e-learning content development ecosystem.

FREE Alternative to Microsoft Project

LearnDash

For those of you who have used, or actively use, Microsoft Project, you know how awesome it is. Sure, it’s not as sexy as the other programs out there, but it is by far one of the best solutions available for work planning a major project with various dependencies.

Open Source E-Learning Development 3: Open Office.org

The E-Learning Curve

By creating one appropriately-tagged XML-based master document, content can be refactored as a printable manual, an HTML-based guide, a PowerPoint-type presentation, and integrated into an e-learning content delivery platform, all based on one set of source XML-based information.

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

Unicorn Training

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning View more presentations from Christopher Pappas.

Using MOOCs in Corporate Training Programs

Your Training Edge

Companies also have several options for how to integrate MOOCs into their training programs. Many organizations offer prepackaged MOOCs, and this is a very good option for workplace skills, professional development, and other parts of a training program that don’t require company-specific content. The Saylor Foundation offers a Workplace Skills Program that includes courses in computer literacy, professional writing, and time and stress management.

11 Free Game Creation Software Programs (At least for 30 Days)

Kapp Notes

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. Panda3D is Open Source and free for any purpose, including commercial ventures.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Microsoft preps StartKey: A ‘Windows companion’ on a USB stick" (ZDNet)

Mark Oehlert

Now comes word that MSFT is moving forward with its rumored StartKey program.

Part 1/3: AI, The disruptive force that will transform HR

Everwise

The next two articles address the role of AI in L&D programs, and facilitating learning experiences with AI. And it gives L&D professionals the tracking and analytics they need to measure program effectiveness across multiple audiences. A machine can easily analyze and combine data from various sources, such as different learning programs and HIRS systems. “If With this information, organizations can create more effective, self-optimizing learning programs.

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11 Skills Data Scientists Need to Learn in 2019

Your Training Edge

If there has to be an essential programming language for data scientists, it will be Python. If you learn Python properly, you can master any other programming language due to simply understanding the architecture. Check out Microsoft RSTudio , too.

A peak under eFront’s hood

eFront

In either case, it might be interesting to take a look under the hood, and see what makes its engine tick: the technologies, APIs, programming libraries and tools we used in creating it. Don’t worry, you won’t need a degree in programming to understand this post.

How to Create a SCORM Compliant Course on a Budget?

Hurix Digital

The flexibility and interoperability of being able to add materials from different sources is what increases the demand for SCORM-compliant content. Related: Supercharge Your Employee Training Program with Bite Sized Learning.

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Software Courses Sell Really Well

LearnDash

When I was consulting for Fortune 500 companies on their elearning programs it was always a combination of software and process training. Another good example is OSTraining , which focuses on courses around the open source software market.

When You Should Build Your Own LMS

LearnDash

This evolution in the LMS has resulted in people raising their expectations on what it can (and should) do for their elearning programs. But on a serious note, it is very well possible that a learning program’s requirements are just too unique.

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Technology Skills for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

You don’t need to know both programs, but I recommend at least a basic understanding of at least one of these tools. I use the open source tool Audacity for audio editing. OpenShot is a free, open source video editor. Microsoft Office.

Google’s Stadia holds promises in Serious Games, VR and Mixed Reality

Playware Studios

If you are a really geeky, like me, you may even know that Ubitus, the largest GPU cloud provider in Japan, partnered with Microsoft Azure very recently in the December 2018. What if I told you that Stadia is open source? The fact that it is open source means innovation and collaboration that draws on a pool of talent and know how that is far beyond any single company could muster. Google recently announced , It’s next-generation gaming platform.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

As I mentioned in last week’s post, mLevel is beginning to push the learning industry in the direction of using all of the data available to L&D to make better decisions on how its employees are interacting with their learning programs.

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12 BRILLIANT LMS INTEGRATIONS FOR A ROCKING ELEARNING EXPERIENCE

Paradiso

SugarCRM is the world’s largest open source CRM software. It is an empowering, versatile and economical CRM solution, useful for executing marketing programs, growing sales, retaining customers and so on. . Woocommerce is an open source ecommerce plugin for WordPress.

The 10 Best MindTickle Alternatives

Continu

Slack, Okta, OneLogin, HRIS (Workday, Oracle and others), SCORM, YouTube, Vimeo, Google Drive, Google Analytics, Open API. Salesforce, Microsoft Dynamics 365, Microsoft Outlook, Seismic, Highspot, and API Integration Options.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

This blog will explore more than 60 tools and technologies for successfully implementing each of these elements in your technology-enabled training program. All training courses and programs should have learning objectives. Microsoft Word.

m-Learning Evolution – From Native to Web Apps

G-Cube

Microsoft is also going to come out all guns blazing with Windows 8, and should become a prominent player in some time. All of these operating systems use different programming languages – and hence there is no build-once-run-anywhere kind of deal with mobile OSs.

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“Current Need-to-Know Tools and What’s Around the Corner” Nick Floro #olconf

Learning Visions

They can assemble a program from all of these bits. Microsoft HoloLens – “the era of holographic computing is here” Autodesk 123D – an app on your phone that lets you take a series of pictures. Resources : www.W3schools.com (learn more about HTML programming – free training! Also a good example of online learning to check out) www.PhoneGap.com -- open source to create mobile apps Google Chrome has developer tools.

Engage Your Online Classroom With These 10 eLearning Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

In today’s modern world, everything has been revolutionized – whether it is the school system or learning programs. Plus, it is open source and free for educational use. Microsoft has many other online tools to help with your online courses as well.

Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

As I mentioned in last week’s post, mLevel is beginning to push the learning industry in the direction of using all of the data available to L&D to make better decisions on how its employees are interacting with their learning programs.

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eLearning: How to Pick a Font Set

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you know for a fact that your design will be viewed on a large, high-resolution machine, your design options open up pretty drastically. The secret is that many software programs have already done this for you in the form of Font Families. by AJ Walther.

The Importance of Being an Instructional Designer

Origin Learning

Yes, just being able to type out words in a Microsoft Word document or PowerPoint template is no longer sufficient. Tools like Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, and Lectora Inspire, and the open-source favorite Adapt, are changing the way organizations are creating eLearning.

What is an LMS?

Wyzed

More specifically “the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of educational courses, training programs, or learning and development programs.”. Once that was done, Microsoft developed the first SCORM-certified learning suite SharePoint.

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20 Free Online Resources and Software Every Students Should Know

Pinlearn

Massive Open Online Courses, online academies & software have sprung up as the most logical evolutionary entities that can help students focus on self-driven instructions, customized content and resource management. If you want a nanodegree in professional web development, programming or AI, Udacity is your best bet. This online resource pool houses many valuable openly licensed textbooks. Anyone can download this open-source tool and get access to its source code.

e-Learning software made with passion and PHP

eFront

As with any successful recipe, there are several key ingredients we use in creating our software here at Epignosis HQ: a passion for creating things; an understanding of the e-learning market and our customers needs; hard work and long hours; hard-core programming chops; ketchup (just kidding).

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

Awards program is the industry gold standard for excellence. The program is a User’s Choice Award whereby learning professionals vote with their ballot for best-in-class solutions. Eighty-five percent of professionals have personally recommended a learning solution to a colleague over the past 12 months and this awards program formalizes this personal recommendation process. Awards Programs. Microsoft Office Package. Open Source Solutions.

Learning Tools – Do these really belong?

eLearning 24-7

Google Docs and Microsoft Word. I mean I watch programming that could be slid under learning, “The story of the Magna Carta”, that is learning I tell you! Audacity – It is a free, open-source audio tool.

Create your own eLearning Platform and use your brand’s print with a White Label Learning Management System

Paradiso

If not, you should rush to implement a White Label Learning Management System in your training programs and align your LMS with your brand and corporate values. Open Source customization. Open Source software management. Is your LMS part of your company?

The Best E-Learning Software Tools

ICDTranslation

Importing Microsoft Power Point presentations. This is an open-source tool that is ideal for small businesses or for one-off content creation. Communication skills training – One of the common goals of online training programs is to master communication with customers.

danah boyd ASTD Tech Knowledge Key Note #astdtk13

Learning Visions

These are my liveblogged notes from ASTD Tech Knowledge 2013 Opening Keynote kicking off today January 29, 2013 in San Jose, California. Microsoft Research. In last 15 years, a shift in how programming happens and how it’s changed the industry. Kineo. 10206. Normal. false. false.

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