Tag Archives: Learning/Course Management Systems

Free Learning Management Systems

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.

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Blackboard Announces Full Support for Key Open Education Standards

Bb logoBlackboard 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.

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