SA102 Fast, Easy, and Cheap: How to Use WordPress as an LMS

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Wednesday, September 30

Expo Hall: eLearning Tools Stage

Learning management systems have evolved into large and complex platforms capable of supporting large institutions with thousands of students. But what about small to midsize organizations with tens to hundreds of students and more modest training needs? Learn through a case study example how WordPress meets basic requirements for online course management functionality, is fast and easy to set up, and keeps costs less than $500.

Dan Schwartz


Convergent Media Productions

Dan Schwartz, the principal of Convergent Media Productions, helps small businesses and nonprofits develop and deploy their online learning strategies. He has broad and deep experience building websites, eBooks, games, simulations, and information portals for educational publishers in the K-12, higher ed, and healthcare industries. Dan began his career as a video producer and is particularly focused on the use of online video to enhance teaching and learning. He holds a master’s degree in education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

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