Sakai Alternatives

    Sakai is described as 'Historically, the community has aligned around a single project, the Sakai Collaboration and Learning Environment (CLE). This project has also drawn in the Open Source Portfolio (OSP), including it in the Sakai CLE' and is an website in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Sakai, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Android, Windows, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Moodle, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Sakai are Oppia (Free, Open Source), Chamilo (Free, Open Source), Edmodo LMS (Freemium) and Instructure Canvas (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

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      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.
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      Oppia is a free, open-source learning platform. Full of interactive activities called 'explorations', Oppia helps curious minds learn and teach.


    1. Chamilo is an open-source (under GNU/GPL licensing) e-learning and content management system, aimed at improving access to education and knowledge globally. It is backed up by the Chamilo Association, an international ONG based in Europe.
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      Edmodo gives teachers the tools to share engaging lessons, keep parents updated, and build a vibrant classroom community. TOOLS THAT TEACHERS NEED A home stream for following and discovering resources from teachers across the globe.
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    2. Canvas is the new, open source learning management system that's revolutionizing the way we educate. Easy to learn, easy to use.


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      SWAD (Shared Workspace At a Distance) is a free-software, fast and efficient Learning Management System (LMS) for distance learning and teaching management. It has been developed and used at the University of Granada (Spain) since 1999.
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      eFront is an easy to use, visually attractive, SCORM certified, eLearning and Human Development Platform.
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      Fedena is an complete college & school ERP software, it offers 50+ features like admission management, examination, online fees collection, transportation management, & many others which digitizes the entire operations of an institution hassle-free.
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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.
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      OLAT (Online Learning And Training) offers a flexible online course system along with extensive features to guarantee learning and teaching independent of time and place.
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