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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. lacks many of the features of the more modern specifications, like SCORM 2004. Have a look at Convert PowerPoint courses to SCORM compliant courses.

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. lacks many of the features of the more modern specifications, like SCORM 2004. Have a look at Convert PowerPoint courses to SCORM compliant courses.

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. Thank you animsim!

October (2004) Issue: ELC Knowledge Sharing Newsletter

ZaidLearn

(Originally posted in ELC on the 2nd November, 2004) Assalamu Alaikum wrt wbt & Greetings to ALL! This panel will present the underlying goals, decision points, and strategies and will build a set of guidelines that attendees can use to develop or refine services that fit their campus needs and culture. 6) Effective Teaching with PowerPoint: A Learning Theory Approach Author: David M. It shows you how to apply these ideas to developing PowerPoint presentations that effectively support instruction. Welcome to the October issue of ELC Knowledge Sharing newsletter. Hicks, D.,

T+D - Untitled Article

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Behar Marketing Ltd, a company describing themselves as "E-Learning Web Publishers," has published a set of 200 PowerPoint slides on Shakespeare's Hamlet. The press release continues, "Each PowerPoint slide is captioned and illustrated in order to render it interesting and memorable." Still, I tend to think, et tu PowerPoint? There's just something really wrong about a work of great literature being reduced to an illustrated PowerPoint presentation Wednesday inbox tidbits. The report from this study was recently released by the Online Publishers Association.

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T+D

For those of you doing classroom training or presentations with PowerPoint, this blog entry offers a long list of PowerPoint add-ons as well as free and for-fee tips and training. For example, EmailPresenter lets you email a PowerPoint presentation to someone within an email message (not as an attachment), and Exelsius creates animated Flash movies from Excel data. There are also several resources that talk about how to create better presentations , for example "Really Bad PowerPoint," a whitepaper about what not to do. Two good resources: not-e and e.

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The device also comes with presentation software and 100 PowerPoint templates Presentation resource and cool tool. A new email newsletter for presenters and trainers, MasterViews, offers "selected solutions, how-to techniques and resources on effective presentation-making, information design, presentation technology, and delivery approaches." Subscribe at the MasterViews Website, www.masterviews.com , either with your email address or via RSS feed. As long as there's a computer somewhere in the room (the remote works up to 100 feet) that you can plug this into, you're good to go.

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The software will look through Outlook emails; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents; Internet Explorer pages you've viewed in the past (even if you're not online); and even AOL Instant Messenger transcripts. Google as a learning and KM tool, and the company's new offerings. Note: Google is one of my favorite companies. don't receive any kickbacks from writing about them--I'm just a satisfied, loyal user.). Google is more than a search tool; it's a learning and KM tool. I'm not the first to say this and I probably won't be the last. Need a quick answer to a specific question? Google SMS.

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Controlitis: How to Avoid this Debilitating Trainer's Disease

Vignettes Learning

Avoid misuse of software such as PowerPoint, Flash or Robodemo programs that do not allow the elearner to interact by jumping forward or backward, stopping the presentation exactly, or sensing how long the presentation segment will last. 2. Topics this issue: 1. Loosen up control to muscle up e-learning effectiveness 2. Featured slideshow: "Four Components of Content" 3. Learning Project Costing 1. Loosen up control to muscle up e-learning effectiveness? Because instructors ultimately control the flow of e-learning information, many of them develop a debilitating disease: "Control-itis."

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For a PowerPoint presentation or press release about the survey, visit our homepage for T+D surveys, of which there will be more. Best of the week postponed but another offering made. Because of the holiday and my being out some of the week with a flu bug, I'm a bit behind on deadlines. So I'm going to postpone my best of the week this week. I'll do it either later in the week next week or do a super-duper double one next Friday. In the meantime, I offer you a free PDF of our recent survey results on training/workplace learning careers. We polled 389 workplace learning professionals.

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What to do with PowerPoint when you no longer use it for training (or use it minimally). If you've decided to wean your company from the use of PowerPoint in training and/or e-learning (think interactivity) fear not that you've wasted your money on the software. David Byrne, composer, photographer, and lead singer of the band Talking Heads, has turned PowerPoint into an artistic medium. Read more about Byrne's use of PowerPoint and general musings on whether "Power corrupts and PowerPoint corrupts absolutely" in the article You can use it to create art.

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T+D

This PowerPoint presentation from Stephen Downes is a rallying cry for some of the new, cool technology that's being used for learning--some of which Downes is creating. Super-duper best of the week. Lots of great content this week making up for the light-and-fluffy week last week. Cool tools. Marconi's virtual presence application. The Telework Times reviews this new tool for multipoint videoconferencing. It has some nice capabilities and just looks neat. The Literary Machine. The Kolabora Website offers this review of Qumana, a new tool that should make life easier for power bloggers.

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PowerPoint to Flash conversion tools." Monday morning reading list. Here are a few fascinating or highly useful articles I came across in the last few days. Educhaos: Disruptive technologies." Are you disruptive? This article from the Australian Flexible Learning Community discusses what author Marie Jasinski calls "educhaos" and disruptive technology in education. Also see this page on the Introducing Disruptive Technology to Learners Symposium. Thanks to SmartMobs for these items.). Productivity in the Service Economy."

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New or different offerings or booths I noticed on my rapid tour of the expo floor: -- interactive whiteboards (you can project images from your computer and then write on them) -- experiential training through drumming -- interactive training games for PowerPoint using remote controls -- an ergonomic flipchart/whiteboard that moves up and down, has pockets for pens and other materials, and has no rounded edges -- corporate space camp On the expo floor. talked with a handful of them but at least glanced at all of them. The booth that's drawing the most attention is an oxygen bar.

e-Learning Acupuncture: Life by PowerPoint!

eLearning Acupuncture

Thursday, June 14, 2007 Life by PowerPoint! Ok, youve all heard by now the expression " Death by PowerPoint ". As teachers and instructors most of us have used PowerPoint in the classroom. In my teaching life I try to keep PowerPoint to a minimum. However, when I use PowerPoint I have to think of ways in which I can make the PowerPoint better for learners. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Posted by Eric at 9:16 AM Reactions: Labels: powerpoint 3comments: Valerie Anne said. Bah humbug to powerpoint say I! Cheers!

eLearning Methodology

Big Dog, Little Dog

Through the use of Flash , html forms , and PowerPoint , one can also develop programs that allow one to interact. For examples, see: e-LearningGuru (mostly Flash) Concept Map (clicking on the various parts will lead you to more information about the subject) Jeopardy PowerPoint ( Jeopardy PowerPoint Template ). In Search of a Better Definition discusses the meaning of e-learning; while The Growth of eLearning discusses the four fuels of elearning: Technology (means). Learning Methodology (means). Acquire new skills and knowledge (consequence). Do (activity).

Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

For example, a feature that lets users  “import” existing PowerPoint presentations into the authoring tool is different from authoring and publishing eLearning content from within  PowerPoint (using a plug-in toolbar). 2004, AICC). I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. When do I use it?

The Best Feature in Articulate Studio 13

LearnDash

Just as before, it integrates right into Microsoft PowerPoint, but now it doesn’t seem so out of place with the latest PowerPoint version. In the past, this meant SCORM 2004 (and version 1.2 Compliments of Articulate.com. After a long wait, Articulate has finally released their latest installment of Articulate Studio. Best Feature? before that).

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

Ability to upload a course built in a 3rd party authoring tool (not just PowerPoint, which uh, is not an authoring tool). SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5).  As long as it has one of these. A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”  went with my takes from an analyst standpoint and my expertise standpoint – as in what I believe are the necessities to have a successful LMS for you (the buyer and your learners). Door – At least one. .

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State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

For the fans of PowerPoint, no need to worry, many vendors to select with various options, albeit many similar. PowerPoint still reigns –  If you are a course purist, the idea that PPT should be seen as an authoring tool should make you grumble with disgust. . recall a conversation I had last year with some folks from Articulate who informed me that PowerPoint is an authoring tool. PowerPoint is presentation software. 2004 (3rd edition) included.  Works with PowerPoint –  The spin includes some angle with PowerPoint. But I digress.

10 Great Moments in eLearning History

SHIFT eLearning

Alongside CD-ROMs came Microsoft Powerpoint, a modern presentation software quickly embraced by lecturers, executives, teachers and students. 2004: The Ascendancy of Web 2.0. But it wasn''t until 2004 that the term took wing when pen-source advocate Tim O''Reilly promoted the idea at the O''Reilly Media Conference. eLearning didn''t happen overnight. Web 2.0 Mobile learning.

Consider Rapid E-learning to Custom Online Training Module in Minimum Time

CommLab India

The term rapid e-learning originated in 2004, from a report by Bersin and Associates. Using available media: Existing PowerPoint presentations, PDF and Word documents are used to enrich the course. What is your best option when it comes to developing a custom online training module in minimum time? Rapid e-learning can come to your rescue. What is rapid e-learning? Benefits.

E-Learning Jargon: What you might think it is.well…

eLearning 24-7

The biggest and best known of the initial RCATs is Articulate Studio, which uses PowerPoint as a cornerstone to their product. . SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition (rarely used), AICC, PENS – all of which are compliance standards, each with strengths and minuses. . As many of you are aware the e-learning world is well known for its jargon.  In turn it is this jargon that can create confusion and misunderstanding not only for newbies into the space but also for hardened veterans. Gamification among other things involves gaming elements.  Gaming Elements.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

Ability to use PowerPoint. iSpring Suite - Supports HTML5 output, audio and video narration, awesome feature set including branded player, SCORM 2004, 1.2 Tools these days come in three flavors. Geared toward e-learning developers and instructional designers. Geared towards the masses. combination of both. Authoring Tools for developers. It’s free. Works Windows and Linux, inc.

Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning

eFront

Your storyboard template format could be either Word or PowerPoint. How To Design Custom PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning (Plus 8 Free Templates) DigiTale s by Bernajean Porter Storyboard Templates and Resources by MinuteBio Really Fast Storyboarding for E-Learning Projects by Dr. Thomas Welsh ( MSWORD document containing storyboard ) Open Source Software for Storyboarding Celtx is an open source software that you can download and use it for free. The least that I can do is to share with you a list of Free Storyboard Templates for e-Learning ! 28 Storyboard Templates!!! Thanks!

Elearning applications

eFront

► June (2) eFront Contests Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 ► May (2) eFront Wins Learning Technology Award E front v3.7 - architecture ► April (3) Interview on lms-selection.com Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter ► March (2) eFront sites to check out 10 tips for using eFront Search This Blog Loading. Enjoy!

Captivate 6 vs. Articulate Storyline

In the Middle of the Curve

Articulate Storyline PowerPoint-like interface makes it easier to teach and less intimidating for new users Pre-developed interactions very easy to edit Default to end of slide vs. having to reset the timing for every object like in Captivate Love the scene organization - makes it easier to find and edit sections of the tutorial Movies - really easy to create. SkillPort Publication Articulate Storyline SCORM 2004 publish to SkillPort SCORM 2004 - received error. I am a Captivate shop. Have been since Macromedia existed (Captivate 2?) It's the beginning of the fiscal year.

Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners

eFront

► June (2) eFront Contests Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 ► May (2) eFront Wins Learning Technology Award E front v3.7 - architecture ► April (3) Interview on lms-selection.com Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter ► March (2) eFront sites to check out 10 tips for using eFront Search This Blog Loading. Mayer.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

Record (English, French, Spanish or German) PDF, Word, plain text, PowerPoint files, and web pages, and convert them to speech automatically. This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. As a eLearning consultant I would prefer to use a human narration professional. As of version 4.3,

Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

What I like about this product includes the ability to output to HTML5, works on mobile devices, is extremely easy to use, appears within PowerPoint and SCORM. SCORM 2004. Uses a PowerPoint like layout, albeit it shows a hierarchy approach which many people will like – so if you think this is nothing more than PPT in appearance – trust me it is not. Welcome to my yearly Halloween Edition. This year we will focus on the top ten authoring tools for 2013.  Each one has a frightful story to tell. Shocking? You bet. Hide under the covers? newbie to the rankings.

Publishing in Adobe Presenter

Integrated Learnings

Adobe Presenter is a great option for creating SCORM-compliant eLearning material for a learning management system (LMS) using PowerPoint. You should, of course, follow all instructional design and adult learning principles, and be careful not to make your PowerPoint too wordy and un-interesting to your learners. The Publish menu is located on the Adobe Presenter tab in PowerPoint.

Day 2. How to use SCORM compliant authoring tools

LearnUpon

Usually, an authoring tool’s workspace looks something like  PowerPoint. Captivate and Storyline are particularly suited to adapting existing PowerPoint content. An authoring tool may also provide options for exporting to a specific version of SCORM, like 1.2 or 2004. Day one  of our SCORM series explored the history of the eLearning standard. Creating a SCORM package.

10 Reasons Why Raptivity is a Must Have Tool

Raptivity

These can be used to create stand-alone learning objects or can be easily embedded into your favorite tool, like PowerPoint, Articulate Storyline, Lectora, Claro, Captivate and many more. 2. SCORM 2004, AICC and JavaScript. 5. Here are ten reasons I feel Raptivity is a must have for every learning professional. 1. Easy tracking Tracking with Raptivity is so effortless.

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

Free Digital Photos Download royalty free photos and illustrations for websites, newspapers, magazines, video and TV productions, iPhone applications, PowerPoint presentations, forums, blogs and school work. To take a digital camera and take my own images wasnt an option. As a result, I had to do a research and find the best FREE stock photo sites. Morgue File An easy to use free photo site.

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