Authoring Tool

Authoring Tool

The LodeStar™ online learning authoring tool helps instructors create engaging and effective activities in support of their online courses.

LodeStar works with any SCORM conformant learning management system such as Desire2Learn, Moodle, and Blackboard.

Ease Of Use

Ease of Use

We truly believe LodeStar™ is the world's easiest eLearning authoring tool. Instructors install LodeStar on their desktop, choose from a wide variety of templates, fill in their content, and export to the web or to their online course.

For Educators

For Educators

"I've developed new games to help students review content, and I can't wait until the students can try them. Thanks for creating such an effective tool for educators." Carla Weigel, Child Development Careers Faculty, M.Ed., Hennepin Technical College


Free Trial

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From our blog


With the right toolset and training, instructors can remain the authors of highly effective online learning.

April, 2014 by Robert Bilyk


I’ve been imagining how one of LodeStar’s templates could be put to work engaging instructors in the work of L. Dee Fink.

November 5, 2013 by Robert Bilyk