Today we learned different types of class. It were online classes called Nicenet and Dokeos. These classes are open source learning management systems. They service for educational purpose. Nicenet is a free discussion forum that can be used by all educators. It is a public classroom that many people create a topic, discuss about it, and reflect of their ideas. You can lots of things by using Nicenet. You can share your document with your Sts or your friends. You can conference about a special topic and you incorporate your Sts in your conference. You also can use Nicenet for personal purpose. You can send or receive messages from your friends. You can add link which you like.
And now let’s talk about Dokeos.
Dokeos is an open source corporate learning suite with four components: AUTHOR to build e-learning content, LMS to handle interaction with learners, SHOP to sell a course catalog, and EVALUATE for assessment and certification. You can do lots of things as Nicenet. Let’s look at its advantages;
- Online processing
- Quiz Templates
- Discussion Forum
- Assingment Tool
- Dropbox Tool (Sharing files)
- Gradebook Tool
- Chat Tool
- Private Groups, and so much more.