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    • Spotlight on Emerging Technology: Online Learning in K-12 Schools
      Walden University
      EDUC 6715-Evelyn Thompson
      Craig Dellemann
    • Course Management Systems (CMS)
      Learning Management Systems (LMS) are free web applications used by educators to create online learning sites. Some examples are: Moodle or RCampus
    • Courses Management SystemsMoodle and RCampus
      www.moodle.org
      www.rcampus.com
    • Who benefits from online learning?
      • Students with special needs
      • Gifted and talented
      • Rural students
      • Home-schooled students
      • Students of different learning styles than “traditional” school
    • Learning Management Systems fills instructional gaps
      • May replace our ten-year old texts
      • Provides enrichment/remediation
      • Builds collaboration skills
      • Allows learning to take place anywhere, anytime
      • Makes abstract concepts more concrete through virtual manipulatives (Cavanaugh & Clark, 2007)
    • Supports meaningful, authentic student learning
      • Accommodates different abilities
      • 21st century skills– prepares students for the future
      • Computer skills
      • Communication
      • Collaboration (teams or study groups)
    • Advantages for teachers
      • Less paperwork
      • Allow for collaboration with other educators
      • Differentiation
      • Blogs, wikis, quizzes, E-Portfolios, tutoring options
    • Advantages for students
      • Connect with students globally
      • Tutoring options
      • Ability to learn outside of school
      • 21st century skills
      • More class choices
    • Advantages of LMS
      Learning Management Systems (LMS)
      Moodle or RCampus
    • Concerns about LMS
      Learning Management Systems (LMS)
      Moodle or RCampus
    • Resources
      Learning Management Systems (LMS)
      Moodle or RCampus