Technavio's analysts forecast the global self-paced e-learning
market to grow at a CAGR of 2.32% during the period 2016-2020.
"With the GESS Education Awards, we hope to recognise the suppliers that are making a mark in the self-paced e-learning
market and other critical aspects of spectrum of delivering quality education throughout the region."
"Education decision makers are now faced with offers from different companies offering a variety of products and solutions that will help meet this demand for self-paced e-learning
. With the GESS Education Awards, we hope to recognise the suppliers that are making a mark in the self-paced e-learning
market and other critical aspects of spectrum of delivering quality education throughout the region," said Matt Thompson, project director, F&E Group, organisers of the GESS Education Awards, scheduled to take place at GESS Dubai 2015.
The surge in self-paced e-learning
in preK-12 is being driven in large part by four factors--"rapid growth of virtual schools, the dramatic increase in online students, the recession, and state budget cuts," says the report--the last of which is causing schools to shift budgets from programs like summer, classroom-based credit recovery classes to self-paced courses.
For self-paced e-learning
, especially a product aimed at schools, accessibility should be a pre-requisite.
For example, self-paced e-learning
combined with traditional classroom instruction allows training managers to meet group learning requirements while taking into account individual learning styles (Carlivati, 2002).
Wheelock provides a free, comprehensive course curriculum of online, self-paced e-learning
programs for sales, applications, and technical training.
Michigan Virtual University's "BeeFreeway" offers a variety of self-paced e-learning
courses to businesses with 25 or fewer employees.
This point has been researched and well documented that students are more comfortable with self-paced e-learning
than with attending one-way lectures and waiting for tutorial sessions to seek clarification of concepts and meaningful problem solving.
The school offers traditional classroom courses, a 26-topic Web program titled "The Masters Series in Call Center Management" and a 15-topic self-paced e-learning
program for frontline agents entitled "Call Center ABCs."
The m-Learning Guide is the latest addition to Global Knowledge's "blended-solutions" approach to IT education that includes: live instructor- led e-Learning (using two-way voice-over IP technology), c-Learning (traditional classroom instruction), and self-paced e-Learning
Learn2.com Corp., the White Plains, N.Y., provider of e-learning solutions and IT training products, and the government division of Internet software superstore Beyond.com have forged a two-year agreement under which Beyond.com will sell Learn2.com self-paced e-learning
courseware to federal government agencies.