Duck is Web-based system for practice testing and quizzing. Instructors can create multiple-choice, short answer, and 'extended response' questions. Unique feedback can be provided for up to 10 potential student responses. Duck is based on constructivist teaching and learning ideals.
Moodle is a learning management system for producing Internet-based course Web sites. It is written in PHP and is easy to install and use on Linux, Windows, Mac OS X, SunOS, BSD, and Netware 6. It has been designed to support modern pedagogies based on social constructionist theory, and includes activity modules such as forums, chats, resources, journals, quizzes, surveys, choices, workshops, glossaries, lessons, and assignments. It has been translated into over 70 languages, with more on the way, and supports the popular SCORM standard for content packaging. Moodle offers a free alternative to commercial software such as WebCT or Blackboard, and is being used by a growing number of universities, schools, and independent teachers for distance education or to supplement face-to-face teaching.
The PHP Assertion Unit Framework (phpAssertUnit) is a unit testing framework based on assertions which helps PHP developers test their code. Failing assertions about the program state are tracked in a Reporter window of a DOM-compliant browser such as IE5+, Mozilla, Netscape 6+, etc. The reporting of failures or warning messages does not disturb the running script, allowing easy Web GUI testing.
Testitool is a Web-based application for QA test planning. It creates a test plan and populates it with test cases, maps test cases to functional requirements, instantiates a test plan, begins executing test cases and marks them as successful or failed, generates reports on your test plans, copies test plans and test cases, and tailors test plan instances by adding and removing test cases from them.
PHP Profiler Class performs code profiling and aids performance optimisation by locating the areas of code that consume most processing time. The reports it produces provide information on the number of calls to a code section, as well as the percentage and total of time spent on a section. Timing of multiple nested code sections is possible. It requires function calls to be manually inserted in the code being profiled.
WeBSET is a multi-user, Web-based special education management system that operates within Lumenation, a cross-platform middleware environment. It is a full-featured federal, state-specific, and HIPAA compliant IEP reporting system, and a screening/evaluation system which provides applications that automate all aspects of the IEP process. The system is database-driven, with the ability to automatically generate required forms and reports. The system also provides tools such as a forms builder and report builder which allow for full customization and database field insertion. System execution provides great user experience over dial up, and non-digital switch access of 26.6KB transfer rates.