Category Archives: LMOS

Learming Management Operating Systems

Back To The Future: Looking at LMS forecasts from 2011 – 2014

By Phil HillMore Posts (304) At today’s Learning Analytics and Knowledge 2015 conference (#LAK15), Charles Severance (aka Dr. Chuck) gave the morning keynote organized around the theme of going back in time to see what people (myself and Richard Katz … Continue reading

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Blueprint for a post-LMS, Part 4

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) In part 1 of this series, I talked about some design goals for a conversation-based learning platform, including lowering the barriers and raising the incentives for faculty to share course designs and experiment with pedagogies … Continue reading

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The IMS Is More Important Than You Think It Is

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1024) I have long argued that the development of technical interoperability standards for education are absolutely critical for enabling innovation and personalized learning environments. Note that I usually avoid those sorts of buzzwords—“innovation” and “personalized learning”—so … Continue reading

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LMS Market Update: May and June News

By Phil HillMore Posts (304) There have been a number of LMS and Learning Platform announcements over the past month or two that will help shape the market over the next year or more. One trend I’ve described is the transition … Continue reading

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Tear Down This Wall(ed Garden): Canvas App Center to Offer End User Control Over Apps

By Phil HillMore Posts (304) Instructure took another step this past week to establish Canvas as a true learning platform, moving beyond the traditional bounds of an LMS. The company announced the upcoming release of the Canvas App Center, scheduled for availability … Continue reading

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