Selecting and purchasing a learning management system has become a major financial and strategic decision for colleges and universities. As the commercial LMS vendor sector shrinks due to company consolidation, schools are considering open source systems as a viable option for their learning management needs. Please send us your RFPs, vendor analysis or other LMS selection process resources to share with the community.
Learning management systems and tools have become ubiquitous, a seemingly indispensable element of higher education. And yet, usage of these systems is conspicuously focused not on learning but on administrative functions.
Colorado Technical University began piloting courses with adaptive learning in early 2012, launching its adaptive learning platform, intellipath. The increases in student success markers like grades, retention, and engagement justify their new path.