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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. Beyond that, probably the best thing to do is to use eLearning Learning to go through it’s open source eLearning and open source eLearning Tools.

Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

Build vs. Buy: How to Make a Stress-Free Software Decision. Administrate CEO John Peebles explores the factors that determine the success or failure of custom solutions and off-the-shelf software. 10 Common Myths About Open Source. Comparison Grids.

Confused with learning technologies? Choose your best option

CommLab India

Selection of server: Software as a service: In this option application will be hosted on vendor server and administration access will be provided. Out-source: You also has an option to outsource it to an external vendor to provide support.

Trends in Learning: What’s Latest!

Origin Learning

By comparison, a previous Accenture survey found that only 21 percent of US workers said they received company-provided formal training between 2006 and 2011. Massive Open Online Courses or MOOCs are true to their name- they are massive, open and online.

Google Wave - Learning Environments - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Open Source E-Learning Development 5: Media Capture - The E-Learning Curve , October 14, 2009. Why You Should Have User Centric Tutorials for Software Products - The Writers Gateway , October 13, 2009. Other Sources. Cost Comparison: Instructor-Led Vs. E-Learning , October 14, 2009. Open Source E-Learning Development 5: Media Capture , October 14, 2009.

Are you using Steroids? May you should be!

E-learning Uncovered

PhoneGap is an open-source (a.k.a. FREE) mobile development framework that lets you package a single source of existing HTML5, JavaScipt, and CSS3 content as multiple native smartphone and tablet apps. June 20, 2014 | Free Webinar: Authoring Tools Comparison.

2012 in retrospective: top 10 posts

Challenge to Learn

Why Easygenerator will launch a free edition of her authoring software. Blackboard buys Moodle partners: open source? I believe a better way is the agile approach that comes from software development.

How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Couple this with learning how to use the software. Once you feel comfortable using the software, shift to creating the right type of look for your course. Buying software is one thing; getting support after you buy, is another.

I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

You make an easy choice and open a ning or groupsite. Opening a group on an existing social network sites such as Facebook or LinkedIn. It is important to make a comparison of the different platforms if you choose this option.

Corporate Social Bookmarking Tools

Tony Karrer

IBM Lotus Connections Scuttle – Open Source WSSsearch - SharePoint add-on Any others? Good comparisons of these? I originally included: Jive Software - because I thought they had it, but it appears they don't I was just asked on twitter about use social bookmarking tools that work behind the firewall. I thought I had blogged about this before, but I'm not finding the post.

First Time Visitor Guide

Tony Karrer

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The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro | Change to learn

Challenge to Learn

Nevertheless, in essence the courses have not moved forward that much in comparison with the original CBT’s. Example: Integrated with work group and content management software. Source of theory Ruben R. But it is still a one way street, there is no connection between the source content and this user generated content. But seriously I haven’t looked into the open source models you mentioned.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Before one can start developing Silverlight applications, you need to install a whole bunch of software and tools – the SilverLight runtime, Visual Studio, Silverlight tools, Blend and various service packs. This article has the comparison figures.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences?

Learning Visions

My trans-Atlantic observations indicate that UK/Ireland courseware is more likely to be accessible and media-switching software more generally available. Sadly to say, by comparison, I believe we're becoming lazy learners.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Before one can start developing Silverlight applications, you need to install a whole bunch of software and tools – the SilverLight runtime, Visual Studio, Silverlight tools, Blend and various service packs. This article has the comparison figures.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Before one can start developing Silverlight applications, you need to install a whole bunch of software and tools – the SilverLight runtime, Visual Studio, Silverlight tools, Blend and various service packs. This article has the comparison figures.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Synchronous Learning Systems

Learning Visions

61% wanted a side by side comparison of tools. Karl: "The two of the most used items for synchronous learning are lectures via PowerPoint and software training (app sharing)." $199 The wiki is open and free (thus the ads on the side).

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. We make them available to our members via our Web sites and from other Web sources, sometimes for free and sometimes for a fee. Other Open Source LMS Solutions - eLearning 24-7 , April 14, 2010 Here is a list of other Open Source LMS vendors, besides Moodle. The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! Do you not want to pay for expensive software licenses?