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Introduction to A1 Academia (Presentation)

A presentation on the A1 Academia AMS (Academic Management System) that is the most advanced SIS in its class (open source category). Please review and make your comments/enquiries if you have them. I will be glad to respond

Calvin Ngotho (A1 Academia Product Development)


10 useful resources to study online

If you are looking for great learning resources, you can forget about spending lots of money on massive encyclopedia sets, because you can find everything you need on the web. Of course, you have to be careful where you get your knowledge from, because most online resources are not based on facts and deliver terrible misinformation. To help you choose wisely, we will list 10 safe and useful online resources that will advance your knowledge in an...


A1 Academia, Open Source Student Information System for HigherEd, Released.


Call for Speakers: Share Your Experiences to Improve Learning Impact

Join IMS Global Learning Consortium in New Orleans, May 5-8, 2014 for the Learning Impact Leadership Institute. This meeting is the only place you will find senior executives from colleges, universities, school districts, states, and technology suppliers not only talking about change...but making change happen to usher in a new educational technology era.

We invite you to submit a presentation proposal to share your ideas and experience in u...

IMS Global Learning Consortium Releases the 2013 Learning Impact Report

The IMS Global Learning Consortium has released the 2013 Learning Impact Report to help educational authorities identify impactful projects and potentially repeatable implementations of educational technology to achieve institutional goals, such as increasing access, creating personalized learning environments, improving student engagement, or improving student success.

The Learning Impact Report is based on the analysis of the top technology ...


Improving Instructor / Student Communication -- Google Apps for Education Gaining Traction

More and more school districts, colleges and universities are turning to Google Apps for Education to improve professor/student communication and foster an efficient transfer of information.  This trend is not only apparent in the United States, but around the world.  


Introducing A1 Student Finance

We are pleased to announce our first version of A1 Student Finance, a new module in A1 Academia for managing Student Finance.

A1 Student Finance offers Higher Education institutions with a comprehensive suite of applications that manage an organization’s needs for managing students financials aid and their accounts, which are some of the most difficult tasks for Finance & Accounts departments.

A1 Student Finance simplifies your organizations n...


9 alternative credentialing approaches to higher ed and beyond

Online courses stand poised to dish out a lot more knowledge in 2013, but figuring out how to measure that knowledge, let alone determine how to grant credit hours for MOOCs, remains a problem.

With college education costs rising, and employers as interested as ever in evaluating what young hires know, alternative credentialing methods are popping up everywhere. As a result, numerous sites and services are giving users with prior learning...


Analytics In Higher Education Systems

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As part of the R&D team of A1Academia the open source enterprise management solution for higher education institutions, we consider the above mentioned factors in regards to Analytics and our higher education institutions.
Learning analytics focuses specifically on students and their learning behaviors, gather...

A1.iO launches A1Academia, first comprehensive open source Campus Management suite

A1.iO, a provider of open source based enterprise solutions has launched A1Academia, the first comprehensve and open source based Student Lifecycle Management (SLM) for institutions of higher learning. More information and online demo can be found at http://academia.A1.iO