Thursday, August 11, 2022

Choosing an LMS for a small college

Marist College Baron, J. (2009) Community Source Evaluation Strategies: Is Sakai Right for Your Institution? Campus Technology, September 9 An article about how Marist College, a...

The State of the LMS: An Institutional Perspective

See Michael Feldstein's e-Literate blog for a post on The State of the LMS: An Institutional Perspective. This provides a report on a webinar...

New Player in Course Management Software

Kolowich, S. (2009) New Player in Course Management Software Inside Higher Education, September 9 Article discusses the move by  It's Learning, a Norwegian learning management...

Pay attention, students: Blackboard is watching you

Carter, C. (2009) Tech helps students adopt good study habits eCampus News, Sept 2 Well, up to a point...Extract from article: Purdue University is using educational...

Educause’s Top Ten Issues in IT

Agee, A. et al. (2009) Top-Ten IT Issues, 2009 Educause Review, Vol. 44, No. 3 Based on a survey of 554 (responding) EDUCAUSE members, mainly...

Court rules against Blackboard in patent fight

Carter, D. (2009) Court rules against Blackboard in patent fight eSchool News, July 30 In case you missed this great news for e-learning over the...

Colleges consider using blogs instead of Blackboard

Young, J. (2009) Colleges consider using blogs instead of Blackboard Chronicle of Higher Education, June 1 Halleluja! I've seen the future, and it's - WordPress? Well,...

Blackboard Inc has a blog

This is one to watch! Quite enjoyable reading the first few comments on the Blackboard blog hosted by Ray Henderson (former CEO at...

Are Learning Management Systems obsolete? Some questions

In an earlier blog about Blackboard buying out Angel Learning Systems, I dropped the throwaway comment: 'I suspect that by the time all the legal...

Learning Management Systems 2009

Ellis, R. (2009) Learning Management Systems 2009 Learning Circuits May 9 This survey of 184 readers of the American Society for Training & Development's Learning...

About Tony Bates

Dr. Tony Bates is the author of eleven books in the field of online learning and distance education. He has provided consulting services specializing in training in the planning and management of online learning and distance education, working with over 40 organizations in 25 countries. Tony is a Research Associate with Contact North | Contact Nord, Ontario’s Distance Education & Training Network.