e-learning


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e-learn·ing

(lĕrn'ing)
Electronic learning; using computer technology for health care education.

e-learning

Facilitates and enhances learning through both computer and communications technology. It can include only the text portion of a computer or it can include Internet-based distance learning using a multimedia-capable computer.
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The drawback to e-learning is not everyone is self-directed.
One new player in the e-learning arena is Yashima Gakuen University.
As demographic forces continue to heighten competition for quality workers in the corporate sector, e-learning can be expected to play an increasing role in helping to diffuse population concentrations, reduce costs, and increase the effectiveness of on-the-job training programs.
We estimate that rapid e-learning grew 80% over the last year and will continue to grow at an annual compound rate of 40 to 50% over the next two years.
The implications of the e-learning phenomenon are enormous for SMBs, particularly as they look for ways to go head-to-head with large corporations," said ITSPA President Russell Morgan.
Articulate's Rapid e-Learning Studio includes a comprehensive set of tools for the creation of flash-based e-learning courses with narration and interactivity using PowerPoint, complemented by easy-to-use authoring of quizzes, assessments, and surveys.
Formerly DPE Consultancy, E-Learning Networks Ltd is the foremost UK based expert at enabling sustainable e-learning or online systems of interactive and self-paced distance education and training solutions for schools, colleges and Universities as well as commerce and industry.
Bersin & Associates provides results-oriented research and consulting services to companies seeking to improve business effectiveness through e-learning.
Cindy Maag, national program management consultant, Securian Financial Network, instructed credit union executives in the benefits of e-learning at the National Federal Credit Union Association conference in Boston last week.
DENVER -- The Ohio Learning Network (OLN) has partnered with WebCT, provider of higher education's most flexible and widely used e-learning solutions, to use the WebCT Vista(TM) academic enterprise system to pilot statewide shared hosting of course management systems.
Despite the relentless pressure on higher education to accomplish more with less funding, colleges and universities are intensifying their investment in e-learning, according to an independent survey of customers of WebCT, provider of the most flexible and widely used higher-ed e-learning solution.
MindLeaders(R), a leading one-stop provider of integrated e-Learning solutions, and WebCT, the provider of the world's most flexible and widely used higher education e-Learning solutions, today announced MindLeaders as the first major e-Learning provider to successfully integrate its courses via the WebCT Vista SCORM 1.