LMS Organization

There are various LMS’s out there, Sakai, Moodle, Blackboard, Desire to Learn, etc.  I just read through a few articles about how each LMS is taking a different approach to either distinguish themselves from the others or just look toward the future. All of this reading and thinking has brought me to the conclusion that […]

Google Classroom, not quite an LMS

Even without getting details about Google Classroom, it definitely does not seem like it’s a full LMS like Sakai, Blackboard Learn or Moodle, just a simplified version with very basic functionality heavily integrated with Google applications.

Educational Technology

For the last several years I’ve been doing technology training and support for the NPS learning management system (Sakai) and synchronous meeting tool (Elluminate).  I’ve been the guy who shows instructors which buttons to press to have the systems do what they want to do. Now my boss is getting me involved in working with […]

Learning Systems Manager at NPS

Up until this job, I have not stayed in a single company or position for more than 3 years.  After 3 years or so I would usually feel like I had done and learned everything I could, so I found something else and moved on. But when I was working at the Learning Systems Manager […]