The Impact of Open Source: MIT’s EdX

http://www.edx.org http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIh8huowqO8 Anything that is open source “is intended to be freely shared and can be improved upon and redistributed to others” (Simonson, Smaldino, Albright, and Zvacek, 2012, p. 141). While many people are familiar with open source products such as the operating system Linux or the “so widely adopted” CMS Moodle (p.142), but OpenCourses, … More The Impact of Open Source: MIT’s EdX

Organizational Needs, Technology Type, and Actual Technology

Example 1: Collaborative Training Environment A new automated staff information system was recently purchased by a major corporation and needs to be implemented in six regional offices. Unfortunately, the staff is located throughout all the different offices and cannot meet at the same time or in the same location. As an instructional designer for the … More Organizational Needs, Technology Type, and Actual Technology