Lodestone Digital, a training and consulting company in the digital media development industry, has announced Lodestone Live, a live elearning environment. Lodestone Live leverages Macromedia's Breeze Live to create online training experiences that are designed to go beyond the linear video clips and static Web pages.
Lodestone Live enables: live question and answer sessions with students and instructors; live interaction with other professionals around the country; participation from personal workstations; short, focused events that minimize interruptions to the learning process; hands-on experience of interactive labs guided live by instructors; and learning episodes developed around consistent content.
Lodestone Live leverages Macromedia's improvements to interactive Web application features such as voice over IP, streaming video, and screen sharing in Breeze Live. In addition, each training session uses customization capabilities, and enhancements to focus training sessions on the specific needs of each topic or group.