• With Sakai, you’re in good company. Sakai 10 is even better.

    A lot of great universities use Sakai.

    The Sakai project is the learning environment of choice for 350+ choice colleges and universities around the world. The new Sakai 10 release adds even more possibility to what can be done with Sakai.

    Sakai 10

  • Education is a global endeavor. So is Sakai.

    Sakai is a truly global solution backed by a truly global community.

    The Sakai community spans six continents and 15 countries, with Sakai available in more than 20 languages.

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  • Many institutions. Many faces. Many instructional styles. One Sakai.

    Sakai offers tremendous flexibility around look and feel, functionality, capabilities, etc. It can do pretty much whatever you want an LMS to do.

    By design, every institution makes Sakai its own. From look-and-feel to feature-function, the versatility is refreshing.

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  • How should technology enrich learning? That’s up to you.

    Educators are doing remarkable things with Sakai.

    Valencian Internacional University’s award-winning ICT in Education uses Sakai to help educators reimagine what’s possible with technology-enabled learning.

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  • Virginia Tech Sakai Story

    Faculty and Institutions Innovate with Sakai tools.

    The Pathways to Success program uses Sakai ePortfolio tools in an innovative way to balance large-scale institutional assessment with student-centered pedagogy and curriculum that is rooted within the disciplines.

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“Sakai provides us with the flexibility we need to offer a learning management system to support the teaching methodology at Oxford University. We can include best of breed products from other sources too, to offer a cutting edge platform for online learning.”

– Dr Stuart Lee, Deputy CIO, University of Oxford

Current Release

Sakai 10.0 release contains many improvements. Here are a few:

  • Scalability and performance Improvements, including distributed cacheing, providing support for JCache/JSR-107
  • Updated Security Improvements
  • Two new tools which help with scheduling of events (such as office hours) and delegated access
  • IMS LTI 2.0 - first learning system with support for the latest LTI spec. Makes integration with external tools easy.
  • Major improvements to Assignments, Test and Quizzes, Gradebook, Syllabus, Lessons (aka LessonBuilder)
  • Mobile device support improved through the addition and upgrade of robust APIs.

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  • Current Release

    Sakai 10 builds on the solid work of the Sakai 2.9.3 release. We have two new tool contributions, better support for audio and video using HTML 5, infrastructure improvements, about 50 security fixes, performance improvements, a number of new features, and close to 2,000 fixes!

  • Features

    The Sakai project provides a flexible and feature-rich environment for teaching, learning, research and other collaboration. As an open source software suite developed by its adopter community, the Sakai project continually evolves in step with the needs of the students, faculty members and organizations it serves. 

    Colleges, universities, governments and other organizations deploy Sakai’s rich toolset to expand the possibilities for technology-enabled learning across many facets of the educational experience.

  • How Open Works

    Sakai is a community that exists to enhance teaching, learning, collaboration and research. Sakai is also a solution developed by this community, with the goal of providing a robust and truly community-driven alternative to proprietary learning systems. When you adopt Sakai, you are using software this community makes freely available, and we encourage you to join with others in making the solution better for everyone.

Current Adopters of Sakai

  • University of Alabama
  • Portland State University
  • Universities of East Anglia and Hull, History of Political Discourse
  • Ohio Learning Network
  • Hosei University, ITRCsheet
  • Moody Bible Institute
  • University of Missouri
  • University of Baltimore
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Hawaii Department of Public Safety
  • Institute of Development of Regional Education
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of Florida
  • Kyoto University in Japan
  • University of California, Merced
  • Universidad de Murcia
  • Gediz University Distance Learning Center
  • FAST - National University
  • Duke University
  • Roskilde University
  • Recherche en traumatologie au Québec
  • Bell College
  • The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising