Posts Tagged ‘LMS’

What is an LMS? What is a CMS? How are they different?

An LMS is a “Learning Management System”, typically designed for schools/classrooms to provide content, assignments, quizes, projects, and discussion forums (and sometimes even social networking) to the students.  An LMS is basically a CMS dedicated to one purpose, i.e. education/learning.  A CMS is more generic, allowing to create pages, blogs, news, links, and sometimes include […]


Rubrics in Moodle

What are Rubrics?  According to Wikipedia: A rubric is a scoring tool for subjective assessments. It is a set of criteria and standards linked to learning objectives that is used to assess a student’s performance on papers, projects, essays, and other assignments. Rubrics allow for standardised evaluation according to specified criteria, making grading simpler and […]