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Interesting Comment on Pearson’s LMS Plans From Customer

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) On April 1, long-time eCollege (aka Pearson’s LearningStudio) customer Texas Christian University (TCU) gave an update on their LMS selection process to the student newspaper TCU360. In this article there was an interesting statement worth … Continue reading

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Helix Education puts their competency-based LMS up for sale

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) Back in September I wrote about the Helix LMS providing an excellent view into competency-based education and how learning platforms would need to be designed differently for this mode. The traditional LMS – based on a … Continue reading

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State of the US Higher Education LMS Market: 2014 Edition

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) I shared the most recent graphic summarizing the LMS market in November 2013, and thanks to new data sources it’s time for an update. As with all previous versions, the 2005 – 2009 data points … Continue reading

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Helix: View of an LMS designed for competency-based education

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) Within higher education, we tend to talk about LMS solutions based on an institutional perspective – which systems can serve as the official LMS for an entire institution. While this view is important and forms … Continue reading

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The Resilient Higher Ed LMS: Canvas is the only fully-established recent market entry

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) For a few years starting in 2009, it seemed one of the best ways to raise VC funds or corporate internal investment was to say “we can beat Blackboard with a new cloud-based platform”. Witness … Continue reading

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