Virtual Learning

Written by Super User. Posted in Virtual Learning Environments.

E-Learning is the process by which learners gain teacher expertise through the use of technology. This could be via a web portal served on a PC, Mac, iPhone, Blackberry, Android or Windows Mobile. It makes use of the technology to enhance and mediate the learning process.

// yourVLE

Social VLE

yourVLE is a custom built LMS/VLE built on the Social Networking Platform like Facebook. It employs the nature of social interaction to boost productivity, shared collaborative working and better teacher/learner engagement.

Some of the main features of the core build include but not limited to:

  • An activity stream to show current content
  • Video uploading and commentary
  • Blog
  • Files uploading and discussion built around those uploads
  • Instant online chat like messenger built right into the system
  • Profile area for each user to customise the content they want to access
  • Groups creation to allow certain users access to only the groups they need
  • Integrated google docs viewer
  • Friends wall to wall communication
  • Pictures upload and discussion
  • Plus so much more

Our eLearning demo site is here, check it for yourself click yourVLE.

// Moodle

Moodle is a free and open-source e-learning software platform, also known as a Course Management System, Learning Management System, or Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Moodle can be used in many types of environments such as in education, training and development, and business settings.

Developers can extend Moodle's modular construction by creating plugins for specific new functionality. Moodle's infrastructure supports many types of plug-ins:

activities (including word and math games)
resource types
question types (multiple choice, true and false, fill in the blank, etc)
data field types (for the database activity)
graphical themes
authentication methods (can require username and password accessibility)enrollment methodscontent filters

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If you want to find out more about our yourVLE services, or have any questions please contact us.

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