Spotlight on online learning k -12Presentation Transcript
Spotlight on Emerging Technology Online Learning in K-12 Schools
Online Learning Management System (LMS) also known as a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) is a web-based tool that can be used to create online learning resources and administrative tools for use in classrooms. It is a software package that be installed on a server, web hosting company or on ones own computer. Definition of an online Learning Management System
Reasons why teachers should consider using LMS
It’s a tool for creating online dynamic web sites that offer educators the best tools to manage and promote learning. Moodle: Online LMS
What can moodle do for you?
Moodle has password security that gives user access to only their information and courses. Parents will only have access to information you want them to have. Worried about training? There are a number of online training tutorials. It is presently being used at the Antigua State College. Worried about security?
Benefits of LMS (2010). Retrieved on July 23, 2011 from: http://benefitof.net/benefits-of-lms/ Moodle (2010) What is Moodle? Retrieved on July 24, 2011 from: http://moodle.org/about/ References