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Blackboard: New Student-centric Release
Blackboard Inc. announced a new release of its learning management system (LMS). New functionality focuses on student retention and outcomes.The release

define social learning  Furthermore, instructors have the option to define risk factors on top of the pre-loaded ones. Other updates include: Inline Assignment Grading:  Instructors can view, edit, and grade assignments without having to download or upload files. These tasks can be performed from within the LMS. Updated Calendar: Users are able to drag and drop due dates and appointments. Also items can be exported and synchronized into other calendars like Google and Microsoft Outlook. Improved Discussion boards: With a

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Learning Management Suite (LMS)

These are tools for managing, creating, scheduling training or learning in your organization. The terminology varies from vendor to vendor. Learning management systems (LMS) typically help to manage both classroom and on-line learning. They do not normally include content creation or management tools but may in some cases. Some LMSs may manage just classroom or just e-learning rather than both. Some LMSs may also include content authoring and managment and virtual classrooms. Learning content management systems (LCMS) emphasize the management of content for courses/training/learning. In most cases, they include content authoring tools. In some cases, they may also include some of the features of LMSs. Content authoring tools are often provided as part of an LCMS. They may also be stand-alone products. Virtual classrooms (web conferencing tools) normally are separate third party offerings but may be included as part of a suite of tools. Suites of tools include features of at least two or more of the above categories. While some companies offer just LMS or LCMS systems others offer suites of products, which provide all or most of the features of the other tools. Suites combine several capabilities of learning management--usually two or more of the following: learning management, classroom training management, e-learning management, custom content creation, learning content management, learning object repositories, or virtual classrooms.  

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