Podcast 31: Inside Open Source Learning Systems – With eThink CEO Brian Carlson

Talented Learning

To find out more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. For example, today we welcome a leader in the open source learning community, Brian Carlson , Co-Founder and CEO of eThink Education.

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

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 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. So, let see the list of the free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. => As of version 4.3,

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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.

Where I’m Speaking in 2021

Experiencing eLearning

You can watch a recording of an earlier version of this presentation. Twine is a free, open-source tool for creating nonlinear stories. Presentations and Podcasts Storytelling & Scenarios Devlin Peck Learning Guild LSCon

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Ajax SDK for the iPhone on the way from Backbase | Main | Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think" » September 06, 2007 Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform Way back in July, I posted a brief note about OpenLaszlo. is actually investigating using it and today I see that Open Laszlo has its own track at AjaxWorld West 2007.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

So far in this series of posts about Podcasting for E-Learning from the E-Learning Curve Blog , I've covered a lot of material, including: A Brief History of Audio in Education The Four 'P's' of narration Introduction to Audio Production Digital Audio Basics Now, it's time to look in some depth at editing and producing podcast content. As I discussed last time, non-linear editing applications are media editing tools which can randomly access the source material - and that’s it.

Multitrack audio and creating MP3 podcast files: Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post about Podcasting for E-Learning covers editing and rendering multitrack audio using the open-source audio editor Audacity. The demo is about seven minutes in duration, and requires Flash Player version 7 or better. An MP3-formatted version of your project file is rendered according to the settings entered in the Preferences tab. Make a cup of your favorite hot beverage Open the audio package in your software media player.

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CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

And, with the costs of a LCMS or even some CMSs, you might want to seek out the open source – FREE way. Unless you plan to add some APIs (since they are open source, you could) to create reports on some data or do robust data collection, it is not going to happen. Later today, I will post a page on my site that contains an extensive list of free open source CMSs, for you to click and view.

Demonstration: Editing an Audio File. Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post is a demonstration outlining how to edit an audio file using the Audacity open-source non-linear sound editor. The demo is about six minutes in duration, and requires Flash Player version 7 or better. Now, some context: in my previous post in this series about Podcasting for E-Learning, I described the pre-edit stage of post-production. Today’s demonstration is a section of the master file from my E-Learning Curve Podcast episode Flash and Captivate.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Online Portfolios

Learning Visions

Thursday, August 02, 2007 Online Portfolios Jennifer Madrell shows us a great example of an online portofolio , which she calls a "svelte and sparkly version of this blog - that is a requirement and capstone project at Indiana University." Shes included samples of wikis and courses she has created, links to podcasts, references and her resume. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Top 100 Learning Systems 2021-22

eLearning 24-7

There is way too much to explain why not, including the use of LL whereas data on what is taken cannot be brought back into WL (although rumors say in the next version this will be resolved). Moodle isn’t – because it is not centralized – it is de-centralized and open source.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog)

Mark Oehlert

» June 24, 2007 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) This is a great list.and the following post is 50 MORE games ! e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « First Look Viewer for Second Life Has Voice | Main | Who Are the Beavers? WE ARE THE BEAVERS!!!

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | February 26, 2020

Mike Taylor

This is still true of older versions of PowerPoint 2016 and earlier) Microsoft has made this much less of an issue with Cloud Fonts. Podcasts. Talking Learning Design on the EdTech Take Out podcast Learning Technologies UK Digital Experience 2021 – Recording now available.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Want RealPlayer without ads? Thank You BBC!

Mark Oehlert

According to this article in the Washington Post, the BBC required Real to produce a version of its player without ads. While the article doesnt give a direct link, I think this is the one here - of course I cant install Real Player at work so Ill have to wait until I get home or rely on someone out there for confirmation that this version of the player is sans ads but Im hopeful.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone

Mark Oehlert

» April 03, 2008 Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone Its no Wikipedia but turns out the Encyclopedia Britannica has an iPhone optimized version. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Want RealPlayer without ads? Thank You BBC! Main | Vintage Tech Predictions - Some eerily right.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Great Quote from Interview with Raph Koster | Main | "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) » February 06, 2008 Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor I have used a lot of online photo editors like fauxto and pixer. For my money, out of the current crop, Picnik nails it.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course)

Mark Oehlert

MSN article) » July 02, 2007 Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course) Ive blogged about Andrew Keen before (but of course only in an amateurish way), but it is really easy to the impression that he and Michael Gorman are doing the intellectual version of spooning. He had me equating a fundamentalist Biblical belief and Blogging Excerpt from the opening paragraph of Gormans blog post " web 2.0:

THE DUMMIES GUIDE TO DEVELOPING ONLINE LEARNING

Spark Your Interest

Similarly, different language versions are common to include. For example, different versions of a course could be created for customers, employees, or service providers. For example, MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are often free versions of university offerings. This might include: Authoring tool source file(s). Adapt Learning – an open source tool similar to Articulate Rise. Version 2 – Beta version – This version includes the images added.

23 Free eLearning Resources Loved by L&D Teams

gomo learning

Continuing on the theme of saving eLearning designers time and money , the Gomo team has been sifting through the internet’s many libraries of free and open-source images, videos, sound files, fonts, templates, and software. Free and Open-Source Software For Learning Course Design.

Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Audioteaser — Create a voice over for your Videos, Spotify audio ads, podcast intros, and much more. illlustrations – open source illustrations kit — illlustrations.co Large set of open source illustrations. App of the Week.

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10 Web Hr Software

Ed App

Human Resources Software Open Source #5 – Orange HRM. Orange HRM is an HR tool that is free and open source. The free version of WebHR supports up to five users. The free version allows you to add up to five employees.

Upcoming Events Spring 2020

Experiencing eLearning

Register so you can join live or watch the site for the recording (members only) and podcast. I’ll also be giving an online version of this presentation to the Online Network of Learning Professionals. That version will be recorded, and I’ll post the video in early April.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

G-Cube

Create video recordings and podcasts in collaboration with the people within the organization – instead of making high-end productions with hired artistes and locations. Utilize the experience of others to choose the right open-source tool for your requirements. If you are contemplating buying a developmental tool, choose the free trail versions before investing in it. Most corporations perceive learning to be an essential and ongoing process.

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The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Why should you continuously monitor website security: Being an open-source platform, WordPress provides website owners an opportunity to add new features through plugins. The way to benefit from them is to use the most recent version of the product.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Category: Podcasts. Although podcasts are a one-way form of communication, they enable the creation of user-generated content. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option. Podcasts are a great medium for distributing an organization’s content and expertise because they can be played on hand held devices and computers. It also integrates with a few open source eLearning tools.

10 Best LMS For Small Business

ProProfs

The LMS you choose should support files in different formats, such as images, videos, PDFs, and podcasts. Hundreds of millions of learners worldwide use this open-source LMS. Yes, there are many LMS software tools that offer either a free version or a free trial, or both.

Latest E-Learning Insight and News

eLearning 24-7

Equally of interest, are the increase in open source systems that offer for a fee, hosting on their own servers, rather than on yours. In some cases it is merely opening up the browser window, after you click on the app – which is self defeating the purpose of an app. Open Source Systems. Here is my list of the top three open source systems in the education/academia market. They offer a SaaS version, but that is fee based.

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Using WordPress and LifterLMS to Deploy the Course Marketplace Business Model with Adrian Nutiu

LifterLMS

Learn about the process of using WordPress and LifterLMS to deploy the course marketplace business model with Adrian Nutiu in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. To get to my journey, my journey, I’m a big believer in open source.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. I have seen continued interest and downloads for open source AR tool kits. Augmented reality opens those doors. They plan on launching a version next year on smartphones. Open source toolkits already exist, so I am projecting an increased use with education and businesses who have the tech folks in house to build such apps.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

blogs and podcasts), & continuous professional development. Recent Comments Blog Archive ► 2011 (3) ► January (3) Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Le. Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch fo. The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs Free e-Learning books Facebook for e-Learning ► October (3) Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meet. to version 3.6.6

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

The version you want is the Pro version which comes with Corel Paint Shop Pro, Qarbon Viewlet builder. That said, for a freebie -and yes, I said freebie (open source) it has a lot of power. 5 easyGenerator – You can read a review of their last version on this blog. The newest version adds an adaptive learning capability, which I saw first hand at DevLearn – it was extremely impressive and extremely rare in this space.

Wrapping up the year

eFront

This year we also took the hard, but necessary decision to discontinue the open-source version of eFront. We keep hiring for next year so if you are into programming, marketing or sales check our open positions. We even created an elearning tips podcast series ! This opened a number of opportunities for reusing ready-made, professional courses within eFront with minimal effort.

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Wrapping up the year

TalentLMS

This year we also took the hard, but necessary decision to discontinue the open-source version of eFront. We keep hiring for next year so if you are into programming, marketing or sales check our open positions. We even created an elearning tips podcast series ! This opened a number of opportunities for reusing ready-made, professional courses within eFront with minimal effort.

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19 Powerful Ways That Small Businesses Can Benefit From Thinkific

Spark Your Interest

This provides a text version of the new course. For example, slide decks, videos, podcasts, blog posts, brochures, infographics, and other animations. Send topical “news” items such as a link to a webpage, podcast episode, or video.

How You Can Build WordPress LMS Websites as a Service with WaaS Entrepreneur Michael Short

LifterLMS

LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. He’s talked about it on a lot of podcasts. Chris Badgett: A WaaS is like having your own version of that but on WordPress, it’s kind of like you get to have your cake and eat it too.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. Place QR Codes on e-learning course screens for viewing additional information (such as history, timeline, podcasts, webinars, detailed instructions) with rich media (that help enhance the information) for those who are interested. Tag my Doc : This is a tool that automatically adds a QR code to your documents tohelp you ensure that you are always working with the most up-to-date version of the document.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

H5P is a free, open-source, elearning authoring tool for smaller cloud-hosted activities. Price: Free, Open-Source. It is important to note that the free version of this tool allows up to 1 minute and 30 seconds of movie creation. In its basic version, the tool is completely free for 7 days, and full access to it is granted with a small annual fee. Questions come in varying form, open or close type and different variations.

Managed WordPress Hosting Company WP Engine Meets Accelerating Need for Digital Education Experiences by Releasing LMS Site Templates in Partnership with LifterLMS

LifterLMS

Learn about how managed WordPress hosting company WP Engine meets accelerating need for digital education experiences by releasing LMS Site Templates in partnership with LifterLMS in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Open Source Product of the Year (i.e. Sure, other vendors will say you can do that too, but you have to open each object file to get it. A product that has multiple uses, which can be either a standalone into your LMS as a course, or used as a Podcast Or. Content Authoring tools that offer their own LMS – albeit it is a lite version, which only accepts their content authoring tool courses.

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

Answer: xAPI allows for learners to be identified by email address, Open ID or an account on some system, such as an LMS. For privacy reasons, a hashed version of the email address can also be used. Open Source LRS. Is there an open source LRS? Answer: There’s four different Open Source LRSs that I’m aware of: Learning Locker , ADL LRS , lxHive and TinMan.

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