Taking your Higher Education Learning Management Solution to the Cloud

Have you considered moving your higher education course onto the cloud? While integration and other challenges may initially arise, the long-term benefits grossly outweigh any difficulties you might face. Modern universities and colleges now recognize the usefulness of the cloud and schools are quickly adopting this type of digital learning environment. Many use cloud computing…

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Case Study: Remote-Learner Migrated Golden Gate University from eCollege to Moodle™

Background Golden Gate University (GGU) previously partnered with eCollege for over six years for its e-learning needs. Before that, GGU used two different e-learning systems; both of those businesses failed. At the time, the school decides to make a change, and the Director of eLearning reviewed multiple companies, including Remote-Learner. GGU considered many options but…

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Does Your Learning Management System Stimulate Users? | LMS Customization

Photo courtesy of Official GDC Does Your Learning Management System Stimulate Users? Gamification increases employee engagement in e-learning systems and training initiatives. Discover how incorporating a gamification strategy in e-learning systems and training initiatives will motivate individuals and boost engagement. Defining gamification Gamification integrates gaming properties into non-gaming activities to make them more engaging and…

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Is Your Online Learning Environment Engaging Enough?

The digital learning environment revolutionizes the way individuals learn – from higher education to corporate training. Online learning provides numerous benefits, including worldwide accessibility and the ability for each to learn at his or her unique pace. However, the digital learning environment also presents some unique challenges for educators. How can educators encourage engagement in…

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Grade Me Awarded Reviewers’ Choice

Remote-Learner’s Grade Me plugin for Moodle™ shows an instructor all of the assignments and manual quiz questions (essay and file responses) that have been submitted but not yet graded.  Grade Me received a Reviewers’ Choice Award, which is “given by the plugins guardians and reviewers for particularly useful, well coded or otherwise interesting plugins.”  …

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Developing a Learning Culture for Your Organization

To thrive in an ever-changing technology-based environment requires individuals to change and improve how they work. A rapid shift in cultural and business environments, as well as new federal regulations, add dynamic elements to the mix.   A learning culture fosters a continual increase in understanding, effectiveness and overall performance. It guides businesses toward success…

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5 Advantages of using E-learning in the Healthcare Industry

Training and safety are critical components in the healthcare industry. Innovative technologies frequently emerge along with new rules and regulations for managing client information. Everyone, from healthcare administrators to doctors to nurses, must learn efficiently and regularly to provide the best possible healthcare services. This is where online learning becomes imperative. Here are 5 advantages…

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Remote-Learner Supports the Open Source Community

Late last month, the Apereo Foundation – a global organization of higher educational institutions and partners focused on providing open source solutions supporting learning, teaching and research – announced the admission of Remote-Learner as a Commercial Affiliate member in support of Apereo’s open source initiatives. This announcement came after many months of working with Apereo…

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POET Joins Apereo; Names Executive Director

POET names Mike Churchward as Executive Director and engages with the Apereo Foundation to assist in the organizational setup through their incubator program.   ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Nov. 23, 2015 – PRLog — POET (Partners of Open Education Technologies) has joined the Apereo Foundation Incubation program, engaging Apereo’s expertise in setting up successful Open…

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Free K20 Virtual Webinar Series by Remote-Learner

Remote-Learner is pleased to announce the introductory of a new K20 virtual webinar series starting August 25th. The virtual webinar series consist of 12 monthly sessions delivered in a virtual setting via GoToWebinar. Webinars will take place on the last Tuesday of each month. Conferences that fall on a holiday have been scheduled accordingly to accommodate…

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Paving the Way to Moodle’s Continued Success

Remote-Learner is excited about our upcoming participation in POET: Partners of Open Source Education Technologies (POET). POET is a joint venture among 6 Moodle LMS providers for the purpose of streamlining the process for the Moodle™ LMS plugin development. Several developers working towards the same mission and goals, contributing to Moodle’s™ development will have a…

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