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Musings of a dark overlord: Leveraging 21st-century education with open source

Leveraging 21st-century education with open source
When I first went to the dark side, I lamented that I was trading my noble teaching role for that of a dark overlord administrator. Much of the time...Read more

Designing aesthetically pleasing Moodle courses

Designing aesthetically pleasing Moodle courses
When you’re working online and you access a text heavy web-page that scrolls for 5 pages, what is your initial reaction? To most of us, a text-heavy...Read more

Standard Moodle, Distribution, or Flavour: Which version is for me?

Moodle, open source Learning Management System
Moodle is the popular open source Learning Management System (LMS) that has taken the training market by storm in recent years. The Elearning Guild...Read more

Leveling the playing field for procurement of open source solutions

Leveling the playing field for procurement of open source solutions
The software market has changed. Government entities and the corporate market are now embracing open source software like never before, primarily for...Read more

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education

Inside NYSCATE: Moodle, GIMP, and other open source in education
As an educator, trained Linux systems administrator, and technology director for a K-12 school district, I have been actively involved with NYSCATE (...Read more

Freer than free, opener than open: The fight for the learning management systems market is heating up (again)

Freer than free, opener than open: The fight for the learning management systems
These are exciting times for those who use Learning Management Systems (LMS), applications that help teachers (and students) get a handle on their...Read more

How open source tools can create balanced learning environments

"Free," "open" and "libre" software has been a buzzword in media and technology spheres alike. A lot of heat surrounds its implementation, especially...Read more

Open*Education: 2010 in review

2010 has definitely flown by and if you are anything like me, I can barely remember what happened last week much less over the past year. But, we...Read more