Canvas, Moodle, Totara, Sakai? LMS customer service is their main differentiator. Let us help you find the best LMS customer service experience!
Last November, Sakai, the most popular open source LMS from the U.S., held its annual conference where participants exchanged knowledge about pedagogy and best practices. The Sakai Conference, held online this time around, highlights the ability to connect with other people from different places and collaborate with them in an intensive way. This year’s schedule […]
Have keywords become a new reference about the zeitgeist? Hard to refute. What’s true is that keywords have become a currency that helps transactions between users and web-facing businesses. The business of making a name, or a term alluding to a more complex concept, rise above must not be taken for granted. Millions of users […]
Will Chamilo Become The Top Open Source LMS By The End Of The Decade? Exclusive Interview With Yannick Warnier, President
Imagine Yannick Warnier tells you “I make the easiest, friendliest Learning Management System possible.” Chances are you find him intriguing, amusing perhaps. Now, imagine he also tells you he wants his LMS to be always free and open source. How do your react? Chances are he has seen your reaction. He will likely keep his […]
It’s hauntingly hard to find an optimal Learning Management System. By which, I mean to rely on one source of information, or a ratings and review portals. (We all know the problem with ratings.) Feature-based evaluations hint at capability, but it’s all too easy to see two LMS listing the same feature and get two […]
Wilma Hodges, Community Coordinator and Director of Training Initiatives at Sakai’s commercial partner Longsight, presented the US-based open source LMS latest features in an open webinar. 19? 20? What is Sakai? Sakai is the most popular US-based open source LMS, part of the Apereo Foundation which supports several open source initiatives. Compared with Moodle, it […]
Apereo Foundation held its annual Open Apereo 2019 Conference in Los Angeles, at the beginning of June. Disquieting ideas, updated Open Source tools, and lots of use cases delighted attendees in a jam-packed 5-day programme. Despite a great deal of common interests, Apereo and Moodle remain distant communities. Whether Open EdTech is better off joining […]
Flexibility. Rubrics. The cloud. Early this year, the institutions behind Sakai agreed upon a three-year roadmap. It will align the community’s needs with the open source LMS outstanding features. A recently published infographic details the plans on a year-to-year basis. We have already witness some of its progress in 2019. April was the month for […]
Welcome to another edition of software update roundups. You will find new releases, versions and overviews of Moodle, Blackboard Open LMS (BOLMS), Canvas, Totara, Sakai and the top open and proprietary LMS.
Sakai wants to reignite the passion for the second larget Open LMS. Even if it does not pay off, other Open LMS communities should pay attention.