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Understanding Today's LMS

It's easy to believe with all the options out there that you may be a little confused about what exactly a Learning Management System (LMS) does and doesn't do at this point. We're bringing together an excellent group of companies to help us demystify the subject and better understand how to get more information into the hands of learners. This is one of the preeminent EdTech subjects especially as students become further empowered to be self-directed learners.

Please join us for presentations from:

* Rich Seidner of Desire2Learn

* Chris Edwards of Instructure

* Anthony Showalter of Haiku Learning

* Jeremy Friedman of Schoology

(Additional presenters may be forthcoming)

And of course, we would like to thank our gracious sponsor!!

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As always we're following the conversation on #edtechnyc and you can follow us @NYEdTech.

If you're so inclined, please share:
@Desire2Learn, @Instructure, @HaikuLearning, & @Schoology discussing today's #LMS, 9/18,, @NYEdTech #EdTechNYC

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  • Chris E.

    Here's a link to the bundle I mentioned at the end of my presentation. This has all of the links I showed in my slides. Thanks for having me. It was fun.

    September 21, 2012

  • Kenny

    Hey Adam- what was the ed-tech MOOC (or was it a skillshare? I didn't quite catch it...) that you mentioned at the very end? I think Chris Edwards had also mentioned it in his presentation. Can you post info for the group? Thx.

    September 19, 2012

  • Karen E. L.

    Great panel! Very interesting topic and their discussion has me thinking about how far education technology has come in my lifetime. (Yes, I was the person who mention Wang.)

    September 19, 2012

  • Anthony C.

    Unfortunately couldn't make the event last night, thanks for sharing pictures!

    September 19, 2012

  • Justin M.

    Very informative

    September 19, 2012

  • Nicholas M. C.

    Best meetup I've attended thus far - great panel discussion with big names of fresh companies in the industry.

    September 19, 2012

  • D. Bradley M.

    Great group of presenters. Excellent questions from an informed crowd.

    September 18, 2012

  • Dez

    very informative. great meetup.

    September 18, 2012

  • gary

    anyone know any UI/UX designer anywhere available 12hrs/wk for a startup helping people learn one of the 2 most important skills in life?

    September 17, 2012

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