It’s been over a year since this post was originally written so we thought it was time to look it out and dust it off.
Here’s an updated look (8 Apr 2012) at free LMSs
Many institutions and small education businesses are turning away from costly proprietary software for their Learning Course Management System (LCMS). They are turning to free / open source solutions instead. Here we look at the options available.
This week a problem developed with one of my Moodle installs which runs courses on The eLearning Site. There was a problem with login and more crucially a problem with people creating new accounts. No new accounts = no new people paying for courses. I was keen to get a solution. Continue reading
One teacher explains how Moodle changed the way his school worked.
Blackboard today announced full support for two key industry standards – Common Cartridge and Basic Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) – that make it easier for instructors and others to share educational content and resources. The announcement, and the growing popularity of the open database initiative for the Blackboard Learn™ platform, mark key milestones in Blackboard’s work to establish a more open platform for teaching and learning.
A comprehensive list of known LMS/CMS software.
If you use any of these why not write a review or how-to for us?