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Learning Management System Presentation By Sammantha Stockley & Jenny Olsson
If you are an educator you probably have heard all the talk about.
21 st Century
…… ..e learning
Welcome to an Overview of Learning Management Systems .
What is A Learning Management System (LMS) and Educational Benefits.
Learning Management Systems (LMS) are online learning tools that can be used for a varying range of purposes. Ellis (2009) describes the software application is valuable for “administration, documentation, tracking, and reporting of training programs, classroom and online events, e-learning programs, and training content” (Ellis, 2009, as cited at http://www.astd.org/NR/rdonlyres).
Learning Management Systems
Performs learners registration, tracks learners progress, record test scores, and indicate course completions, and finally allows the educator to assess the performance of their learners.
Learning Management Systems manage, track and report on interaction between the learner and the content & the learner and the educator.
The Learning Management Systems
Meets the differing needs of both learners and educators.
21 st Century Learning
So as educators we need to determine
1. “When do we introduce this engagement”?
2. “And when do we start? Do we look at implementation at preschool, middle school or senior school”?
21 st Century Communication Means
and web cams.
Benefits of using A Learning Management System.
Learner’s features include “communication” tools that incorporate:
On line journals and notes
Real time chat
Individual grade and progress reports (to allow learners to view assessment results).
Learner’s features include “productivity” tools that incorporate:
Searches within Courses
Learner’s features include “involvement” tools that incorporate:
Learner Community Building
Support features include “administration” tools that incorporate:
Support features include “course delivery” tools that incorporate:
Course Management (Course announcements and Calendar Administration Tools).
Educators Help Desk
Online Grading Tools
Automated Testing and Scoring
Learner messaging and notifications.
Support features include for “curriculum design” tools that incorporate:
Instructional Standards Compliance
Instructional Design Tools
Content Sharing and Reusing
Identification of appropriate contexts for use:
LMS is a great system that can be integrated across the various contexts right from early childhood to adult education.
This system can be used to create a sense of continuity for children who are home schooled or participate in distance education with children who attend mainstream schools.