I’ll examine the flaws in the learning management system and explore the ideas and technologies pointing the way to a superior approach. Then, in my final article, I’ll meld these ideas into a model and re-examine the LMS in light of these ideas to see if it can be reborn, or if it really is time to kill the LMS.
Capterra, a site to learn more about different software programs, has published its third update to the “Top 20 Most Popular LMS Software” lists this past June and Moodle is once again at the top. The rankings are determined by a ...
Open source learning platform Moodle announces free MOOC for educators all over the world Moodle’s first official MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) aims to gather … (#Moodle launches its first official #MOOC - e-Learning Feeds
First posted in the forums [link], the Quiz Edit page has received a prototype of how to add questions and manage your online assessments. You can now check it out http://prototype.moodle.net/questionediting/ What can you expect to have changed?
Yesterday I gave a quick update on the autodraft feature in Moodle’s text editors. This affects online text assignments, discussion forums and other places that uses encounter a text box. You can now try it out yourself at qa.moodle.net.
But to use technology effectively education establishments have to approach online learning with their eyes open.
It isn’t a cheap solution.It will require a significant investment in training for teachersTeachers won’t just construct wonderful online courses in their free time. Developing good online materials takes time. More time than it takes to develop paper-based face to face materials, so they will need to be paid for this time.Teachers need to be trained at all levels of the platform including the admin level, not just at teacher level.
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