I was talking to a client this week about integrating an open source web conferencing system into their Moodle.  There are a number of options we have used in the past; DimDim and OpenMeetings among them, but one that is growing in popularity is Big Blue Button. For those that don’t know Big Blue Button is a Web Conferencing system … Read More

At Synergy Learning we have been working on a number of Drupal sites over the past few weeks and have been very impressed with what it has to offer. Drupal is a Content Management system with built-in functionality and add-on modules that allow for a whole load of features: E-Commerce Blogs Collaborative authoring environments Forums Peer-to-peer networking Newsletters Podcasting Picture … Read More

Blended Learning is the combination of online digital media with traditional classroom learning methods. It requires a facilitators to be physically present with the student. The teacher or trainer dictates the pace and path of learning. Blended Learning is becoming much more prevalent in both education and in corporate learning. Benefits include: Personalised approach – the combination of live, interactive, … Read More