Valamis Blog

This blog brings up interesting topics in the field of future of learning, learning trends, digital learning experience and digital workplace.

  • Three lessons learned at the Liferay & Valamis Digital Solutions Forum

    Open source solutions and eLearning experts got together at the Liferay & Valamis Digital Solutions Forum at Culemborg, the Netherlands. This post summarizes the highlights from the most exciting presentations and discussions onsite.
  • How to improve online learning results dramatically with phenomenon-based learning

    North Karelia municipal education and training consortium (PKKY) adopted phenomenon-based learning pedagogy as a part of their curriculum. At the moment the pass through rate of online courses has already exceeded 70 percent.
  • Digital Transformation of Learning as Competitive Advantage

    Nature of work is changing faster than ever. Learn how we think organizations should prepare themselves for the digital transformation of learning.
  • Install and configure Open edX with Valamis

    Short guide for integrating Open edX with Valamis & Liferay by using Experience API.
  • Setting up Valamis from GitHub

    Valamis is a powerful open source learning solution which gives its user a collection of tools to construct various eLearning sites. The aim of this article is to help developers to set up a working Valamis environment from GitHub as a source code.
  • Cutting edge solution for solving regulatory compliance

    There are several tricky aspects concerning regulatory compliance. One of the biggest challenges is the ability to prove the compliance. What if you could tackle the regulatory compliance issues with one cutting edge solution?
  • Content Design with Valamis - how to create engaging eLearning experience

    Designing and creating eLearning content can be challenging. What are the 5 things you should remember when creating engaging and motivating eLearning experience?
  • Phenomenon-Based Learning with Experience API (xAPI)

    The traditional way of learning is going through some major reforms. Instead of focusing on learning by subjects the focus is transforming towards learning by topic. What is phenomenon-based learning and how your organization could benefit from it?
  • When learning and development (L&D) became visible

    Is know-how real know-how and succeeding real succeeding, if you cannot concretely measure these? Today learning happens everywhere and technology can aid us in measuring informal learning as well.
  • Emergence of Learning Experience Solutions

    The release of Valamis 2.0 will completely change how Learning Management Systems are perceived. Big part of this is emergence of xAPI (or Tin Can API).