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Open edX Alternatives

Open edX is described as 'software is the open-source platform that powers edX and 1000s of other online education sites around the world' and is a online education service in the education & reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Open edX for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Moodle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Open edX are LMS Collaborator, iSpring Learn, Cloudschool and TutnIQ.com.

Open edX alternatives are mainly Learning Management Systems but may also be Online Education Services or CMS Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Open edX.
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    Moodle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron

    Moodle is an open source tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMoodle can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    LMS Collaborator

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Cloud LMS for corporate e-learning and staff development. User Management, eLearning Environment, Assessment, Communication Tools & Knowledge Base in one solution. Rich RestAPI for easy integration with any enterprise tech stack.

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  3. iSpring Learn is a powerful cloud-based learning management system. The interface is straightforward and intuitive so it is easy to start your corporate training just in one day. Upload existing content, invite learners, and keep track of their results.

    ⚫︎ PortableiSpring Learn can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Cloudschool

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Cloudschool is a free, personal, cloud-based LMS for teachers. It's the easiest way to create and deliver lesson content.

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    TutnIQ.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    TutnIQ is a place to learn new things and share your knowledge with others. Build tutorials, FAQ’s and glossaries. Embed content from your favorite sites. Create quizzes.

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    Crammut

    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Crammut is the place where you and your team can create, keep track and complete learning paths. Agile tailored learning has arrived with Crammut.

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    OpenOLAT

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    OpenOLAT is a web-based e-learning platform for teaching, learning, assessment and communication, an LMS, a learning management system. OpenOLAT impresses with its simple and intuitive operation.

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  8. Wyzed® is a platform designed to simplify employee training. Built for efficiency, business owners can easily deliver online training such as staff inductions, pre-hire questionaries, OH & S, and role specific training.

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    Teachr LMS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Self-Hosted

    Teachr LMS is one of the leading learning management platforms that helps entrepreneurs, business vendors to create a more versatile online training platform.

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    Virtually

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online

    A hosting platform for live online education. Conferencing, payment-processing, and student management brought together in one place.

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