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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.

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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.

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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!

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."

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?

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.

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

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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.

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.

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!

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!

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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Ten tips to build interactivity

eFront

Articulate – The Storyline product is proving popular but is still closely allied to converting PowerPoint into Flash. 2004, AICC, Tin Can (Lectora 11 onwards) and XML. Interactivity is a key component in the learning process. While it’s relatively easy for a teacher in a classroom to interact with the learners and, by ‘reading’ the situation, involve them in the learning process in the most effective ways, it’s much harder for those producing online learning materials. You should cater for different preferred learning styles. Don’t ‘push’ information at them. By Bob Little.

E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7

SweetRush

In Captivate, you can create both demonstrations and simulations of software systems, author materials for soft skills training, and import existing PowerPoint® presentations. Using Captivate, developers can convert PowerPoint files into more advanced web-ready digital formats with added interactive and tracking functionality. How easy is it to start working with Captivate 7?

e-Learning Glossaries

eFront

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Free e-Learning books

eFront

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Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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. Keep the good work.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

PowerPoint – Ability to integrate or use PPT in your courses. Over 98% of the LMS/LCMS/learning platform have at least one compliance standard, so why use a RCAT that doesn’t?  If it is the latter, and your system accepts SCORM 2004 only (which thus accepts 1.2 The data is in, the results are interesting and the competition is growing.  What does it all mean? The RCAT (rapid content authoring tool) market continues to be healthy with nothing to slow it down – uh, except maybe one thing (more on that later). Early Signs for 2012. Peer Review – Gaining speed.

#LSCON 2012: trends

Challenge to Learn

When you start out with a great story, it is hard to and up with a dull PowerPoint like course! It is strange indeed to have a standard in this fast developing world with the name Scorm 2004. LSCON 12: Trends. The art of leadership, vision and choosing. clear trend set by the guild. Three keynotes about three specific arts, all interesting in their own right. Storytelling. Scorm dead?

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Top 10 e-Learning Blog posts for 2010

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. Based on my favorite e-Learning blogs I created the following list with my Top 10 e-Learning blog posts for 2010. The following list is in chronological order. Please share it with us by leaving a comment!

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

Came, I Saw, I Learned by Kevin Siegel The content focuses on eLearning, mLearning, social media, and how-to articles for Captivate, Camtasia, FrameMaker, Acrobat, RoboHelp and PowerPoint. And it's not just about Articulate at all, though quite a few tips relate to PowerPoint. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning.

The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter

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. During the last 2 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from this community of practice. Jeff Goldman e-Learning Designer and Developer. minutebio (Update 11/30/2010: suggested by ME a.k.a.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

You can use either your own 3rd party content authoring tool and upload it into the “Cloud&# and then wherever you are, output either to your LMS, or onto Moodle or even WordPress (they have a plug in for that) OR place the course in Facebook or nearly any solution that accepts APIs.  OR you can create courses SCORM 2004 courses within their tool which is in the “cloud&# and do the same thing. ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED.  Assessment tool built in, Powerpoint Integration. Many vendors hyping PowerPoint to Flash angle as key feature. 31st). Game Changer!

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Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

Those that don’t are due to: Your tool works only with SCORM 2004 3rd edition, and your LMS only accepts AICC. The system only accepts PowerPoint, Word – so your 3rd party authoring tool cannot work with it. How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net? How many of you have had hundreds of comments as a result of these questions, and than rather than solve it, create only more confusion? How many of you have seen vendors respond to your questions?  Use my 90/10 rule. to 4 or 5 p.m.

Learning Trends 2014

Xyleme

There are a lot of reasons for this, the primary ones being a lack of understanding of what''s important to mobile content consumers (it''s not about animated PowerPoints on a phone), a legacy of Flash content that doesn''t work on mobile devices, and a lot of existing technology infrastructure that does not play well with new technologies. The question is again one of integration.

I Came, I Saw, I Learned.: eLearning: What's in a Name?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Once upon a time e-learning was a hot buzz-word, but that was back in 2004. About the author: AJ George is IconLogic's lead Technical Writer and author of the book " PowerPoint 2007: The Essentials " and the just-released " PowerPoint 2008 for the Macintosh: The Essentials." Others are wondering if they should use the "e" in eLearning at all.