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Why SCORM 2004 failed & what that means for Tin Can

eFront

“SCORM 2004 is dying (if not already dead!).” For the careful observer there are many signs to support this view, and here are a few of them: Sign #1: 75% of packages are still on SCORM 1.2, 10 years after the initial release of SCORM 2004 [1] [2]. Sign #2: There is no certification process for tools and packages for the latest SCORM 2004 4 th edition. Low adoption. frameset?

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SCORM 1.2 vs SCORM 2004 – which is better?

Paradiso

SCORM 1.2 or SCORM 2004 – which makes more sense for you? and SCORM 2004 still enjoy better support as a way of ensuring standardized communication between online courses and their corresponding Learning Management System. The biggest advantage of SCORM 1.2 is that uploading content to the LMS is as easy as uploading a ZIP file. What is an LMS?

SCORM 1.2 vs SCORM 2004 – which is better?

Paradiso

SCORM 1.2 or SCORM 2004 – which makes more sense for you? and SCORM 2004 still enjoy better support as a way of ensuring standardized communication between online courses and their corresponding Learning Management System. The biggest advantage of SCORM 1.2 is that uploading content to the LMS is as easy as uploading a ZIP file. What is an LMS?

Advantages and Disadvantages of SCORM 1.2 vs 2004

eLearning Chef

Despite the growth and excitement around the xAPI (TinCan) spec, SCORM remains the most popular and supported method of ensuring a standardized communication between an online course and the LMS. While SCORM 2004 is dated by its very name, it has gone through several revisions and absolutely remains (at this time) a viable solution for tracking your courseware. However, many LMS products still lack in full SCORM 2004 support, various tools interpret the spec differently, and it does add a bit more complexity to the overall setup of the course. It depends!

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Laura Overton – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Laura Overton is the Founder and Managing Director of Towards Maturity – a not for profit benchmark practice that provides independent research to help organisations deliver improved performance through learning innovation. Laura authored ‘Linking Learning to Business’ in January 2004 – one of the first industry benchmark studies at the time. THE INTERVIEW: 1. Help me’.

SCORM Still Dominating ELearning?

LearnDash

For a very long time, SCORM was the go-to protocol for tracking and recording elearning. All the major elearning development platforms made it possible to publish to a version of SCORM so that the courses could be uploaded to the learning management system of your choice. Eventually, Advanced Distributive Learning (a division of the U.S.

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eLearning Australia

Upside Learning

just returned from a two week-long business visit to Australia this Sunday, not my first visit to the country but definitely the one where I sensed that the local eLearning industry is gaining momentum. little googling and I discovered this report from The Canadian Trade Service, claiming the y-o-y growth rates in Australian elearning market to be around 27.3% between 2004 & 2009 and 12.8% for next 5 years. This blog claims that analysts predict Australia is likely to become the 2nd biggest market for eLearning after the USA. Adelaide and Perth too have a few.

eLearning in the Workplace

TalentLMS

Workplace learning, professional development and eLearning are phrases with increasingly blurred meanings. Information technology systems are used to develop business infrastructure and conduct operational protocols like CRM, Finance and Human Resources. The same systems are extended to include learning management systems (LMS) that enable education and employee development.

The #1 WordPress LMS Myth BUSTED

LearnDash

So you think WordPress can’t be a viable learning management system? Well, you may (or may not) be happy to know that since launching the LearnDash WordPress LMS, we have successfully debunked the most common criticism we have come across since starting this project last year. In fact, using WordPress as an LMS isn’t the right choice for every situation.

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Integrating Raptivity SCORM Output with Moodle LMS

Raptivity

Instructional designers, course creators and eLearning enthusiasts would be curious to know the tricks of integrating SCORM output of Raptivity with Moodle LMS. rapid learning raptivity Videos AICC assessment easy integration of Raptivity interactions eLearning LMS Moodle performance tracking SCORM Scorm 1.2 SCORM 2004 self learning model trackingTeam Raptivity has got everything sorted out for you. Here is a video clip which will demonstrate [.].

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Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. The mind map can help learning professionals choose the right authoring tool for  their requirements and expectations. I’ve been  wandering around the web to find the right authoring tool for  specific use cases. 2004, AICC). web, LMS, CD-ROM).

The grades are in for Education focused LMSs

eLearning 24-7

The best system for the education market is Moodle. Moodle can be a worthwhile system but it requires heavy customization, dedicated IT person who has Moodle skill sets (ideal), in-house support (because when end users can’t figure it out – they will come calling YOU) and costs that many folks fail to realize. In a nutshell, Moodle is not an out of the box system.

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Everything E-Learning

Just like humans need a common language to communicate with each other, eLearning courses and learning management systems (LMS) need a common language so that courses can send information back to the LMS from students taking those courses. which is perhaps the most prevalent eLearning standard used today. Blog Learning ManagementSCORM.

Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

At one time BlueVolt was just a spark, a system among many other systems in the market. BlueVolt is an electrically charged LMS, that harnesses key elements to make it formidable extended enterprise competitor to Absorb. Multi-Tenet capabilities – it is after all ideal for an extended enterprise system. Social Learning – No. Learning 24/7.

Students and Information Technology 2012 #edtech #eLearning #educause

Dont Waste Your Time

Blended-learning environments are the norm; students say that these environments best support how they learn. Learn from their exemplary strategies for IT support and security with student devices as well as planning, funding, deploying, and managing instructional technologies, services, and support. Laptop ownership is up 83% form 2004. ECAR Recommends. grades).

Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid eLearning

TalentLMS

If you are an instructional technologist, you must have worked in a team where you seek the assistance of a project manager who orchestrates the graphic designer, the interactivity programmer, the SME and you, to create one course within the span of three to four months. Bersin and Associates in the year 2004 created the term “rapid eLearning”. Less development time is needed.

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

The era of web-based authoring systems is here. As more organizations and associations embrace rapid eLearning development to keep pace with new products and services, evolving business needs, and industry and government regulations, the need for distributed authoring solutions that enable collaborative, team-based development continues to grow. superior workflow management.

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Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for any Best-In-Class LMS

Docebo

Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for Competitive, Market-Leading LMS Performance and Effectiveness. SCORM is an acronym that stands for sharable content object reference model , and it’s the de facto standard to package your learning content that can easily be read by an LMS. SCORM: The Early Standard for Elearning. SCORM 2004Docebo is SCORM 1.2

People, Process and Product. P3 in eLearning

TalentLMS

Are you looking into enterprise level eLearning solutions? Are you trying to find an eLearning consultant who would help develop learning and knowledge management solutions for your organization? Take charge of your organization’s learning needs before you appoint an external consultant. The best learning solutions developed for any company are the ones with intimate involvement of trainers and managers with the eLearning consultants. Learn the basic P3 in eLearning to empower yourself to take informed decisions with consultants.

Adobe Captivate: Troubleshooting LMS Woes

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Captivate developer created a nifty eLearning lesson complete with a quiz, advanced actions and some nice navigation features. All she needed to do to wrap up the project was get the finished lesson posted to her LMS and ensure it reported correctly. And The lesson simply would not work once posted to the LMS. While I had never used her LMS, I have successfully posted and tested several Captivate lessons to myriad systems. One thing I have learned while working with all of those LMSs. And her LMS was a challenge. by Lori Smith.

Elearning applications

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year! However, nowadays small and medium size organizations struggle to adopt an expensive e-Learning solution. Enjoy! Powered by Blogger.

Top 10 Free and Open Source eLearning Projects to Watch for 2012

eFront

Nowadays small and medium size organizations (SMEs), educational institutions, and independent consultants struggle to adopt an expensive eLearning solution. Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Top 10 open source eLearning project to watch for 2012 View more presentations from Christopher Pappas.

SyberWorks Media Center Presents New Article – “SCORM and the Learning Management System (LMS)”

The Boggs e-Learning Chronicle

Here is the press release on the article:  SyberWorks Media Center Presents a New Article: “SCORM and the Learning Management System (LMS)”. The article, SCORM and the Learning Management System (LMS) , can be found in the SyberWorks Media Center.    I have also posted it below: SCORM and the Learning Management System (LMS). In the context of this article, the client-side content would be the course launched by a student and the runtime environment would be a Learning Management System.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

If you are like the thousands of other people exploring the purchase of a learning management system, the key to success is asking the right questions. . 2004 3rd edition? Because if you are using a content authoring tool that is SCORM 2004, then you must find a system that is at least 2004.  If you purchased an AICC only, then you have to find a system that is AICC compliant. PENS was created by AICC as an alternative to SCORM 2004, 3rd edition. . Does your system generate certificates?  Do you have templates built into the system

People, Process and Product. P3 in eLearning

TalentLMS

Are you looking into enterprise level eLearning solutions? Are you trying to find an eLearning consultant who would help develop learning and knowledge management solutions for your organization? Take charge of your organization’s learning needs before you appoint an external consultant. Remember, eLearning is all about people, process and product management.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Geared toward e-learning developers and instructional designers. The biggest problem facing the industry in the past few years are the lack of course authoring tools for e-learning developers and instructional designers. JeL SIM- simulations requires experience of the Java programming language to create a numerical model of the system/concept being simulated. Learning 24/7.

The Perfect Learning Management System (LMS)

eLearning Weekly

I often find myself daydreaming when dealing with LMS problems. I say to myself, "If I built an LMS, it would…… " Ah, if only it were that easy. This line of thinking leads me to these questions: How would you design your perfect LMS? How would it differ from current LMS products on the market? I’ll start this off, but I really would love to hear your thoughts. Who knows, maybe (if we’re lucky) some LMS vendors are listening! should be able to teach my grandma how to use the LMS in 5 minutes or less. Crazy, I know.

AICC, SCORM , xAPI, CC/LTI, CMI-5…What Does It All Mean?

eLearning Chef

I f nothing else, the growth of eLearning seems to correlate directly to the growth of bizarre acronyms. There are ultimately more than that, which I’ll mention at the end, but first is an overview of the top three methods for tracking eLearning progress and interaction. Arguably the first eLearning standard. Championed by the Advanced Distributed Learning ( ADL ) group, AICC formed a close relationship to work through this next evolution. Per the SCORM Wikipedia entry, “ SCORM is a collection of standards and specifications for web-based e-learning.

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The writings of Lee Kraus

Learning and Technology

The writings of Lee Kraus Welcome! I try to focus on creativity, innovation, collaboration, technology, and elearning. Home My Story Portfolio iPad Bookshelf Social Media October 12, 2004 tags: Training2004 Session 4 Workflow Learning Roadmap 2:00pm This session started with Jay introducing Brad Cooper, who sat at my table in the morning. Brad discussed the current state of the LMS industry and how it might address the changes that are represented as the workflow learning initiated. Key themes included the LMS does not focus on performance. More later.

ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 4/08/2010 ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter eFront is an LMS commited to international standards. and IMS Common Catridge and with version 3.6 we offer support for the latest iteration of SCORM 2004, its 4th edition.

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Online Learning – What you need to know

Growth Engineering

What is Online Learning? Online Learning, eLearning, Distance Education; call it what you will, training employees online has grown to become a multi-billion-dollar industry. Despite its success, many business leaders and decision makers are still unclear about what online learning actually is, and misconceptions  about price and effectiveness are still rife.

Reporting eLearning Results

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      When developing eLearning, you can elect to use Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Lectora, Camtasia Studio--there's no shortage of awesome tools. Once the eLearning content is finished, do you need to track learner access to the content? If you need your eLearning content to report data and have that data stored and available for you to format in a meaningful way, you need a Learning Management System (LMS). released in 1999, and version 2004.   Adobe Captivate e-learning eLearning LM

The writings of Lee Kraus

Learning and Technology

The writings of Lee Kraus Welcome! I try to focus on creativity, innovation, collaboration, technology, and elearning. Home My Story Portfolio iPad Bookshelf Social Media February 27, 2004 tags: blogging I just learned that someone actually read my blog. Technology Integration I read Sam Atkins post on "Web Services and the Trojan Horse Effect" yesterday and found the article to be quite interesting. I am thinking about the EAI and how that effects our LMS. Somehow that is motivating to me. (HI ANNALIZA!) I will once again to try make an entry. Not sure yet.

Questions to Keep in Mind When Purchasing eLearning Content for an LMS

Gyrus

Many guides on buying eLearning content talk about the quality of the content, the experience of the developer, the number of courses the developer has available for purchase, references, and etc. Does the price of content use in an LMS differ from the price of use in the provider’s delivery system? Is there a final assessment on the eLearning? Pricing. Extras.

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What you don’t need to know about SCORM

Integrated Learnings

Wimba Create is an add-on for Microsoft Word and can convert content to a SCORM package that can be used in a learning management system (LMS). While academic institutions have been slow to adopt self-paced learning (without a real live instructor), corporate institutions have seen the benefits of it for adult learners who have very specific job skills they need to learn. SCORM is a standard to help promote interoperability of content between learning management systems. Running SCORM on an LMS. API LMS SCORM

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Part2 notes + mini course on #xAPI link #learninganalytics

Ignatia Webs

First of all: great blogpost on “Tell your own learning story through #xAPI” [link] JOIN THE CLASS (found this while surfin just now: Tell your own learning story through xAPI By using Experience API, xAPI, learning experiences can be logged anywhere, trackable beyond the way you’ve ever imagined. But it does mean the learner must add them to the learning system (e.g.

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SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible

Paradiso

If you belong to the e-learning industry, you must’ve probably heard the term SCORM somewhere or the other. The ‘S’ stands for ‘sharable’, which implies that the information can be accessed easily by different people over different platforms. ‘CO’ stands for ‘content object’, that speaks about the presence of different courses and documents within the e-learning platform. The 1.2