The concept of e-learning is still blurred to many people in our Indian Country. But it is catching up real fast in keeping with the West. E-learning is fundamentally electronic learning and is delivered through a computer. The meaning of e-learning differs in many other sectors and with different people. For example, in the field of commerce it refers to the approach used by a company set-up to give training to its employees.
These days, Many Institutes, Teachers, Professors, Universities are using e-learning systems to teach their student. Now a days, Online Education is one of the best and fastest way to educate students.
E-learning is certainly much supple way of learning. Sometimes it is also used in combination with face to face learning. Many higher education institutes prefer education to be imparted online throughout a Learning Management System (LMS) in which all characteristic of a themes are dealt with a reliable customary process throughout the institution.
Now a days, Many institutes offers support services online to their students like online material, online advising consultancy, e-counseling etc. Which is also giving comfort and option of learning from anywhere in the world.
Apart from educational institutions there are many other educational websites that offer such precious services on an exacting course. Such educational website use Learning Management System to provide education to the student. A learning management system is a Web-based technology used to map, put into practice, and evaluate an explicit learning process. The highly developed Distance Learning group, sponsored by the United States Department of Defense, has shaped a set of stipulations called Shareable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM) to cheer the equivalence of learning management systems.
There are few OpenSource Frame works available to develop Learning Management System or E-Learning Website. Here is the List of those frame works: Moodle LMS Development, Docebo, eFront, Dokeos, Claroline, ATutor, ILIAS, OLAT, Sakai, openelms.