A new learning technology specification, Tin Can API is gaining lot of momentum. It is a new standard that allows for tracking, storage and sharing of learning experiences practically anywhere and from any device. It captures common people’s learning habits and interactions. We all learn with our communications and interactions with other people, content, systems … Continue reading Popularity and adoption of Tin Can API
Wikipedia definition of ‘Cloud Computing’ states that ….. Cloud computing is the use of computing resources (hardware and software) that are delivered as a service over a network (typically the Internet). The name comes from the use of a cloud-shaped symbol as an abstraction for the complex infrastructure it contains in system diagrams. Cloud computing … Continue reading Learning with Cloud
Over two decades in making and after having about 100 odd commercial and open source LMS solutions, is there any one of them, which can be used effectively by an individual trainer? Due to heavy focus on corporate training or education market, all of the LMS out there, seem to be designed to play well … Continue reading Scaling down an LMS – for an individual trainer
When any learning solution is designed, we always focus on our end users and their exceptional experience. In the past, the end user focus for learning solutions has been around academic or corporate audiences, which were mostly adult users. Learning landscape is changing dramatically and so is the definition of audiences. With new technologies and … Continue reading Revolutionizing learning – Keeping generations engaged
While there is an abundance of online training content out there, not all training courses achieve their number one objective: to engage the learner. Designing a great course (online or classroom) requires much more than an expert knowledge of the subject matter. The course creator/designer needs to begin with collecting the following information before creating … Continue reading Online Training : How to design a great course?
You and your organization is looking for learning management system for your organization’s learning needs and not sure what to look for? Relax! You are not alone. Many organizations struggle with similar challenges and not sure how to begin and what to look for? Understanding and knowing exactly what you need would be of great … Continue reading What are you looking for in your learning system’s solution?
When you hear “free,” you probably think, well, free. If I tell you that this soda, this popcorn, this television, this whatever – is free, you expect me to hand it over in exchange for nothing. What about software? We’ve all found free software out in the wilds of the Internet. We manage our email … Continue reading Why Moodle Isn’t Really Free