Tool: Sakai


Rating: 4-stars


Sakai is a Learning Management System created to support teaching, research and collaboration. Sakai is developed by an international community of universities and small colleges, K-12 systems, hospitals, government organisations, research societies and political parties. Sakai offers a cutting edge platform for online learning.


Sakai allows developer to upload files using a drag and drop system. It gives you several estructures that will help you to do your development even faster. However, due to its wide range of possibilities it is necessary training and experience to do it effectively. This is also an effective tool as it is available in a multitude of languages such as Arabic, Basque, Catalan, Chinese, German, Dutch, English, French, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mongolian, Malay, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish and Vietnamese


Sakai is an open-source software so it has no monetary cost. As Sakai is web-based software it can be accessed from anywhere. However, there are some requisites, you need to be connected to the Internet and you need to have an account to access. Even with a mobile device you can log in to see the content of the course. The output of this software is a course where the user can upload and download resources, make and answer activities such as quizzes, questionnaires or tests. In addition, they will be able to create and participate in chats and forums.

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