Moodle LMS / VLE
Dec04

Moodle LMS / VLE

Moodle is the world’s most popular learning platform, used by millions of learners across virtually every country. It’s an open source LMS, which means there are no licence fees to pay, plus it’s constantly improved by a global community of developers.

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JoomlaLMS Learning Management System
Oct21

JoomlaLMS Learning Management System

An introduction to JoomlaLMS – a Learning Management System developed on the platform of the open source Joomla! CMS.

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Desire2Learn Cloud Based Learning Solutions
Nov23

Desire2Learn Cloud Based Learning Solutions

Based in Waterloo, Ontario (Canada), Desire2Learn was founded by John Baker in 1999. It is a provider of Cloud-based (SaaS) learning solutions and it has developed an e-learning suite LMS solution that can be used in schools, universities and governments. In 2013, the company had over 700 customers and 10+ million users in 20 countries. It has more than 650 employees around the world in its office in Baltimore, Singapore, Melbourne,...

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What is a MOOC?
Apr27

What is a MOOC?

Making education and training more accessible is a huge growth area worldwide and the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) concept is at the forefront of this trend. So what is a MOOC exactly? In a field packed with academics, many have blogs, websites and speakers have delivered their own MOOC definition, and many of the explanations conflict. Let’s look at some of these and start by breaking it down letter by letter: M: Massive...

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Learnanywhere Primary Learning Platform
Jul01

Learnanywhere Primary Learning Platform

Learnanywhere is a learning management system (LMS) (also called VLE) specifically designed for primary schools. It is intuitive and easy to use for teachers, pupils and parents alike. Using Learnanywhere, schools are able increase and facilitate collaborative learning. Pupils are able to communicate, record their learning successes and share their work. Teachers can create and assess pupils’ work online and can make learning...

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Collaborize Classroom Education Platform
Apr29

Collaborize Classroom Education Platform

With headquarters in Santa Rosa, California (USA), Democrasoft (formerly known as Burst.com) was founded by Richard Lang (current CEO) in 1990 and produces the Collaborize Classroom Education Platform. It provides social collaboration and voting tools. It is easy-to-use, designed to foster creativity, and rewards user experiences. In mid 2012, over 1.75 million lessons had been delivered by using this platform. The company has 30+...

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Schoology LMS for Schools
Apr29

Schoology LMS for Schools

Commercially released in mid 2009 and based in New York (USA), Schoology was founded by Jeremy Friedman, Ryan Hwang and Tim Trinidad. It is a cloud-based LMS and social network for K-12 and higher education users. It allows to easily create, use to share lessons and coursework and manage academic material through a social networking interface similar to Facebook. On the first quarter of 2012, the company announced a total funding of...

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Learner Journey e-Portfolio and Social Network
Apr29

Learner Journey e-Portfolio and Social Network

Based in the UK, USA and Poland, Webanywhere was founded in 2003 by Sean Gilligan. It specializes in web and e-learning solutions. The company provides easy to use and affordable online education and web based training solutions, which can be accessed at anytime from anywhere with an Internet connection. One of its most popular products is Learner Journey, which allows its users to create an e-portfolio and interact within or...

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