Custom eLearning Software Development

Everyone everywhere is talking about eLearning. It’s no wonder online learning is having its moment. The coronavirus outbreak upended almost every aspect of our lives at once, including work-based and academic education. It wasn’t just a move from offices and classrooms to computer screens. Schools tested ideas about attendance, instruction, and testing while businesses looked for ways to launch fully remote training programs. Both had to rethink the role of technology and the human connections holding it all together.

What is eLearning?

OpenCourseWare (OCW)

SOURCE: OCW.MIT.EDU

Udemy

SOURCE: UDEMY.COM

Online learning in COVID times

eLearning market: Latest trends & statistics

eLearning market overview

Corporate eLearning

  • 69% use eLearning modules
  • 65% deliver training through virtual synchronous classrooms and 57% through in-person or instructor-led classrooms
  • 41% benefit from video-based learning
  • 38% use recorded webinars as a helping hand
  • 33% go for performance support

Online schooling

eLearning in university education

When to use eLearning

Academic learning

Employee onboarding

  • Standardize and automate the process
  • Include analytics, reports, and tests to measure onboarding effectiveness
  • Invest effort once
  • Minimize business downtime

Employee development and retention

  • Learning on the go
  • Scalability
  • Personalized trainings for different roles and job levels
  • Increased engagement in a multi-generational workforce

Customer training

Franchise or dealer training

Advantages and disadvantages of eLearning

Advantages and disadvantages of eLearning in education

Types of eLearning

Asynchronous eLearning

  • Self-paced courses
  • Discussion groups
  • Forums/message boards
  • Polls and quizzes
  • Digital documents
  • Recorded audio and video
  • Slides with or without narration

Synchronous eLearning

  • Virtual classrooms
  • Scheduled online examinations
  • Live presentations
  • Live chat (text, audio, and video)
  • Live polls and quizzes

Blended eLearning

  • Flexibility and easy access to learning materials
  • Social learning and enhanced communication
  • Peer support
  • Lower travel and training expenses
  • Personalization
  • Improved retention
  • Increased learning effectiveness

Synchronous vs asynchronous vs blended eLearning

Types and examples of eLearning software

Learning management system (LMS)

Source: dribbble.com by Dibbendo Pranto
  • Universities, colleges, and schools blend traditional learning forms with digital technologies to provide an effective learning experience, create personalized learning pathways, improve student performance, and adapt to the pandemic reality.
  • Companies use LMSs to teach customers about their products and services, quickly onboard newcomers, and develop employees. Also, an LMS allows for product demos so prospects and leads can understand how your solution can solve their pains and make sure it does what it claims to do.
  • Franchisees and dealers can use LMSs to improve employees’ product knowledge and share company policies. In this context, LMSs connect employees to a brand and ensure every team player gets the resources they need to perform at their best.
  • Course development and management
  • Centralized learning materials
  • Virtual classrooms
  • Message boards
  • Assessments
  • Test-out options
  • Certifications
  • Notifications
  • Calendar and scheduling
  • Learning trackers
  • Reports and analytics
  • Gamification
  • Mobile access
  • Integrations

Learning experience platform (LXP)

Source: valamis.com

Authoring tool

Source: ispringsolutions.com

Student management system (SMS)

  • Keep all important data concerning leads, students, alumni, faculty, and donors in a centralized place
  • Improve interdepartmental communication
  • Facilitate parent–teacher communication/relationships
  • Reduce time and effort on maintaining and managing student records
  • Easily share data with external institutions
  • Standardize data formats across departments
  • Automatically create bills, process enrollments, and collect payments
  • Managing student information including contact data and medical records
  • Enrollment
  • Attendance
  • Admissions
  • Grading
  • Classes & scheduling
  • Tuition billing
  • Staff accounts
  • Student and parent portals
  • Mobile access
  • Reports

Online learning marketplaces

Source: steelkiwi.com

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#Web and #mobile development for b2b and b2c sectors, including secure enterprise solutions and #MVP-development for #startups. Website: https://steelkiwi.com