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LON-CAPA is a full-featured course management, learning content management, and assessment system
- Course Management, for example:
- posting materials
- grade book
- lab scheduling
- portfolio space
- Learning Content Management, for example:
- storing online content for re-usage across courses and semesters
- managing access rights
- Assessment, for example:
- Tests and Exams
You can run LON-CAPA for free on your own dedicated server, or you can get hosting and support for a fee.
| I simply love using LON-CAPA in my classes. I distinctly see improvements in grades and understanding of the material. I think my kids (at least kids who care about their education) like it as well. They clearly see the difference between HW graded by me and HW feedback by LON-CAPA. I replaced only 50% of my HW with Lon-CAPA assignments. and when I grade HW I am strict and not forgiving:, they have no second chance. LON-CAPA (unlike me) is friendly and more forgiving: my students have 10 tries to answer without punishment. I think LON-CAPA teaches kids many skills and provides great opportunities for learning.|
|- Elena Filippova, Physics teacher, Mamaroneck Union Free School District, Mamaroneck, USA|
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