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. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo: Open Source Webtop Platform

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Shout out to my current favorite Web-based tool: Pixer | Main | "1st Virtual World Shootout.Forterras OLIVE Platform Smokes Second Life" (Ambient Connections) » July 03, 2007 Open Laszlo: Open Source Webtop Platform Anyone else out there have experience with this platform ? Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 26, 2008 "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) ( LINK ) "This article investigates the use of social software applications indigital library environments. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

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. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Open Architecture. APIs are open source code, so that developers (inc. Google code is open source code, so you can manipulate. Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Social Media Solutions that have multiple APIs built in their system, basically they are a mashup in a sense. MyVidster – social bookmarking plus videos.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? I discussed my experience from Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 IBM I only briefly mentioned how other organizations are adopting these tools in a big way - The Wall Street Journal - June 18 2007 - social networking at IBM 26,000 registered blogs.

Web 103

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #2.in Main | The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short Adobes Kevin Lynch on AIRs Open-Source Road to the Desktop (WIRED):"This week, Adobe released version 1.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

Wiki 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Presence and Learning (Ray Sims) | Main | Virtual Currency for Your Email » July 03, 2007 Zepheira and Semantic Web Resources Cant say much about the product (just havent had the opp to try it out) but they do have a great page of links and resources on the Semantic Web. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

Web 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Considerations

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A Flashback to an Angry Bill Gates | Main | The Definitive iPhone eCard » July 14, 2008 SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Web and how efforts like ADL /SCORM/ LETSI need to jump ahead in order to maintain relevance and to do the job that I think still needs to be done - namely serving as a focal point for addressing those unique aspects of the commercial learning/training space. and Web 2.0

SCORM 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): CNET/Webwares Top 100 Web Apps

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « More on Making More Better Conferences | Main | "Metric-Based Team Training in Second Life" (Virtual Worlds) » June 26, 2007 CNET/Webwares Top 100 Web Apps ( story ) "Over the course of 20 days in May and June, the community ofWebware.com users voted for its favorite Web applications. June 26, 2007 in Learning/Web 2.0 | Permalink Technorati Tags : web2.0 del.icio.us

Web 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Web code locks up iPhones and iPod Touch" (Crave)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Call for Papers: American Anthropological Association: Beyond the Online: Critical Collaborations and Dialogues among Anthropological Approaches to Video Games | Main | Trying out PicApp.new image service. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

iPod 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Great Web Comic and the Guy Gets Fired!?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Good for introNetworks! Main | New ADL Community Site Launches Focused on Serious Games » May 17, 2007 Great Web Comic and the Guy Gets Fired!? just found this new Web comic, Three Panel Soul , its very good - and I think that next to games, using something like the medium of comic art that can come close to cinematic immersion is something we should look at in training more closely.anyway.I

ADL 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): New Web 2.0 Visualization/Explanation from Ross Dawson

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Blogger/Blogspot Will Not Resolve To *.mil mil domains | Main | Quote of the Day » August 17, 2007 New Web 2.0 Visualization/Explanation from Ross Dawson I find it interesting that even as we stand hip deep in the curved corner and pastel colored waters of Web 2.0, August 17, 2007 in Learning/Web 2.0 , Visualization | Permalink Technorati Tags : web 2.0 del.icio.us

Web 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Is Web 2.0 Safe?" (MSN article)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course) | Main | Presence and Learning (Ray Sims) » July 02, 2007 "Is Web 2.0 MSN article) Here is the shocking synopsis of this article : Security needs to be better in Web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

Web 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Shout out to my current favorite Web-based tool: Pixer

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Virtual Currency for Your Email | Main | Open Laszlo: Open Source Webtop Platform » July 03, 2007 Shout out to my current favorite Web-based tool: Pixer Pixer. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Web-based Replacements for MSFT Project

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "The iPhone dominates the smartphone market in mobile media consumption" (ZDNet) | Main | What if "This is your brain on drugs".was » March 25, 2008 Web-based Replacements for MSFT Project OK.havent had the time to try any of these out but love seeing rich toolsets like this hit the cloud.if Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Crunchies.a new Web award backed by some high-powered folks.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Thinking about conferences. new Web award backed by some high-powered folks. The edublog awards clearly dominate in terms of domain relevance, the Webbys are the "Oscars" of the Web but the Crunchies do bring something powerful to the table.their co-hosts. new Web award backed by some high-powered folks. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Engaging Web design from Dutch dept. store HEMA (props to my dad for the link)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Latest Results of Favorite Conferences (Lets Get Out the Vote!) | Main | Arrgghh!!! » January 30, 2008 Engaging Web design from Dutch dept. is a good price for the "ghettoblaster" January 30, 2008 in design | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Engaging Web design from Dutch dept. del.icio.us

Masie 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Online Gaming Web sites Average Nine Visits per Visitor Each Month" (ComScore)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Optimal Length of Copyright Term Solved: Now Watch the RIAA, MPAA, Disney, et al Squirm as they confront real numbers | Main | Beautiful Visual Search Engine: searchCrystal » July 24, 2007 "Online Gaming Web sites Average Nine Visits per Visitor Each Month" (ComScore) ( link ) “With onein four Internet users visiting a gaming site, playing games online isextremely popular. del.icio.us

Site 32

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

I asked if that included open source tools too–basically he trusts libre tools but not gratis ones. When you bookmark on delicious, you can also see how others have tagged it. Web Tools for Critical Thinking (Dave Pollard). As citizens, PKM is part of our social responsibility; we should be learning about issues together. Social bookmarks are an easy first step–lots of people can have a purpose for this.

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Over 2,400 social media sites.

Saffron launches new social learning platform

Saffron Interactive

At next week’s Learning Technologies Exhibition Saffron Interactive (Stand 33) will be demonstrating Saffron Share, a corporate social network, personal portfolio and community knowledge base for collaboration and ‘just-in-time’ learning. The product is based on the open source Elgg social networking engine. There are two key advantages to basing this new product on open source technology,’ says Toby Harris, LMS product manager at Saffron.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Small Basket of MindMapping Items | Main | Small Basket of Virtual World Items » February 28, 2008 Facebbok apps now work on other sites.what is the hard part to figure out here? A few weeks ago, a story came out about how Facebook will allow apps built for Facebook to work on other Web sites. Blends and extends the power of a social network outside of the Web site of that network.

IM 32

Enterprise 2.0

eLearning Weekly

the use of social media and social networking tools in a business setting, is having a major impact on how employees learn and share information. Conference web site : "Enterprise 2.0 It provides business managers with access to the right information at the right time through a web of inter-connected applications, services and devices. is the idea of creating an ecosystem of open, connected tools while growing and nurturing a culture of learning and sharing.

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

That is what one senior exec said to me, the other day when it came to social learning. I believe this is very possible, because regardless of the generation, people want easy, they want fast and if they could do a lot of things in a system for example, rather than having multiple windows open, they would do it. Opens up learning, and makes your solution a one stop service. Tutorials can be e-books, audio, video (mp4, avi), web based training courses.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Register Now for DevLearn 08 and save Millions! (or probably less than that but still cheaper)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Geez. cmon, San Jose, great sessions, Tim OReilly is keynoting.that dude invented "Web 2.0" Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0 The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Fleck.Web page annotation

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « PaperVision 3D - a 3D Flash Engine | Main | Good for introNetworks! » May 08, 2007 Fleck.Web page annotation So I tried a Web page annotator called Fleck ( Webware story ). You download an extension for Firefox and then you can add notes to Web pages you visit and other people with the extension can see if the page they are on has any notes they can read.etc. del.icio.us

Social Media and Social Learning – Where R We now?

eLearning 24-7

You have probably been bombarded with lots of social learning surveys over the past few weeks. But to understand the topic, you first have to understand the basics – social media. Because without it, you cannot have social learning. In order for social learning to exist you need to have the following: social media plus e-learning. And, let us clear up another point: social learning is not just social networking. Over 2,400 social media sites.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Pentagon Channel - Embracing Video Big Time

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Object-Centered Sociality" or What is Really at the Heart of Social Networks | Main | If I put a Webtop in my pocket, is it a Pocket Top? They have done a really strong job incorporating not just video (which would seem a natural) but doing it in a very Web 2.0-ish way.with bookmarking videos, sending them via email, downloads, embedding (see below).this del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox coming to Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux

Mark Oehlert

Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0 Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0 The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): So its not exactly, if you build it they will come?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « I couldnt help myself, honest I tried. Great post on BGN linking to some pointers on building social web apps - translatable into building communities). July 02, 2007 in Collaboration | Permalink Technorati Tags : social , web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Single-Site Browsers: Interesting Design Development or Battle for the Desktop?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Geek Alert - Joke About Large Hadron Collider Ahead | Main | Audiko - Create Free Ringtones - even for the iPhone » March 27, 2008 Single-Site Browsers: Interesting Design Development or Battle for the Desktop? MSFT, Adobe and Firefox are among the big players developing ways to run Web apps (e.g. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Two new addictions.flickrvision and twittrvision.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « | Main | So here I sit, technically in-between jobs. flickrvision and twittervision.all kidding aside, part of me feels like Im watching the pulse of the Web. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0 The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Day 3 - Forecasting the Future: Predicition Markets and MMOGs

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Flash and Silverlight Content becoming Searchable - Kinda. Web of Fate : Bills itself as " a semantic analysis engine that extracts meaning fromhistorical, present and future events and draw connections among them." Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

IM 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I The first stop MUST be the Learning Circuits Blog "Big Question" The top Enterprise Web 2.0 stories of 2007 (Dion Hinchcliffe) Highlight: Widgets, gadgets, and roaming desktops on the Web showed enterprises how portals should really work as well as be dis-intermediated. 12 predictions for Enterprise Web 2.0 del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Did You Know: knol = a unit of knowledge?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « New Attempt at Conference Polls | Main | Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I " Quick.someone write me a Web 4.0 Bookshave authors names right on the cover, news articles have bylines,scientific articles always have authors -- but somehow the web evolvedwithout a strong standard to keep authors names highlighted. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Danger of "Quick Wins

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil | Main | Hinchcliffe Visual on Next-Gen Apps » June 23, 2008 The Danger of "Quick Wins As I become more and more convinced that implementing next-gen/Web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0

Masie 32

2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

Cloud computing refers to delivering capabilities as an online service accessed from a web browser. Web-based tools for scheduling, project management and documentation increase productivity and enhance personal mobility. Open Source Software. Open Source software products for eLearning, for which the source code is freely available, are becoming widely accepted. Access to the source code makes the programs customizable. Social Media.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Passively Multiplayer Online Game (PMOG) | Main | "New study examines how online games can teach business skills" (Red Herring) » June 28, 2007 Thousands of people at IBM are already doing it. The Wall Street Journal on June 18 ran an article on social networking at IBM. o IBM employees use a social bookmarking program called DogEar. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

IBM 32

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Tool Kit Edition

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Mindmapping Mindmaps by Using a Mindmap (and additional aliterations) | Main | Live from Adaptive Paths UX » August 12, 2007 The Tool Kit Edition Alright.lets clear out those tabs Ive been holding on to for too long now. 100 websites you should know and use (via the TED Blog ) 13 Online Generators for Web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us