Managing eLearning

Speaking at DevLearn 2015

DevLearn 2015

Dr. Jon Aleckson and Dr. Andy Hicken of Web Courseworks will be speaking on MOOCs (massive open online courses) at the DevLearn 2015 Conference in Las Vegas, September 30 – October 2. Their session will cover innovative work being done by EdCast and other companies using edX, the open-source MOOC platform created by MIT and […]

Authoring performance improvement CME

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We’ve been talking to a lot of people about performance improvement (PI) lately, especially the type found in continuing medical education (CME) and maintenance of certification (MOC Part IV). One consistent theme in our conversations is that many organizations, large and small, need help developing a performance improvement activity. To that end, we’ve been working […]

Interview with a Veteran LMS Administrator

The following is an interview with Connie Welch. Connie is the Director of Student Services at the Credit Union National Association, otherwise known as CUNA. She has been involved in online training at CUNA since 1999, when CUNA first began offering online training to its member credit unions. Connie has helped defined the “features” direction […]

Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 2, Additional Roles of the LMS Administrator

Handling Site Settings, Report Generation, and the Front/Home Page – An Interview with Michael Lanius: As promised in my last post on LMS administration, I have a second set of interview clips to share from my chat with Michael Lanius about his perspective on an LMS Administrator’s role. In this second part of a two-part […]

Anatomy of an LMS Administrator – Part 1

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Setting Things Up and Dealing with Errors – An Interview with Michael Lanius: Today we are going to focus on some of the nitty gritty software issues that LMS Administrators face in uploading user information and assigning users to courses in the LMS system.  We’ll do this by talking with Michael Lanius.  This is the […]