Category Archives: Opentute News

The theory of Social Learning by Bandura

One of the most influential learning theories, the Social Learning Theory (SLT), was created by Albert Bandura. It encompasses concepts of traditional learning theory and the operant conditioning of B.F. Skinner. However, the theory strongly implies that there are types of learning where indirect reinforcement is not the causal mechanism; rather, the so-called social element can result […]

Social Learning Management System

How to Maximise EngagementYour Learning Management System (LMS) Get Social There are many learning management systems and most fail to truly engage the network itself. Opentute has created a platform that puts people ahead of the tool – it’s about you, so we’ve optimised the creation, admin and learner experiences. Moreover, you will be part of […]

ASSISTing Professionals Everywhere with Opentute!

Company: WHO Collaborating Centre, University of Adelaide Industry: E-Learning/Health           No of Users: 584 The ASSIST (Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test) is the accumulative effort of a group of international addiction specialists developed for the World Health Organisation (WHO). Associate Professor Robert Ali is a key member of this group. Dr Ali is based out of the University of Adelaide and […]

Top 5 Advantages Of eLearning For Your Employees

eLearning definitely gives you a lot of benefits not only saves your company money but also boosts employee morale and better fits the need of your rising company. Here’s how. 1. Reduces your company money Let’s focus on this one. eLearning is simply more cost-effective for a larger employee audience. You’re reducing fees for trainers […]

Things to consider when choosing online learning platform

The most important thing is to divide features that are important for administrators and those for users since those two groups use learning management systems in a different way and with a different purpose. Features for Administrators: A clean and simple User Interface (UI) A common misconception of start-ups is assuming your end-user has the […]

Social Emotional Learning-How it can impact your Organisation!

What is SEL? Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is the process whereby students and adults understand and manage emotions. SEL provides a base for children and adults alike to learn, grow and become more confident in a social setting. Now, before you stop reading, think about how SEL could impact your organization.  Are your employees satisfied in […]