SEPTEMBER 10, 2008
In the past, I've had a few posts around how you can test your courses under an LMS: SCORM Test Test SCORM Courses with an LMS One of the problems cited was the lack of available LMS test environments. The eLearning software I saw was: ATutor Claroline Docebo suite Dokeos DrupalEd Interact Moodle SyndeoCMS It also has a bunch of content management systems, a CRM (SugarCRM) and others. Recently I've seen two possible approaches that seem quite interesting - although we've not yet tried them (so I would love to get feedback). You can use a free-trial and then test.
Keeping Up - April's Big Question
APRIL 2, 2010
April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use. You can never keep up with it all, but access to many experts who are also finding and sharing the lastest tech tools make it much less daunting.
My Moodle Test
OCTOBER 9, 2009
The Blackboard SCORM import/export stuff might not be perfect, but at least they try to let people move content out. So, open source Moodle does not export to SCORM, the most prevalent e-learning standard? Its 18 months old, so I did a quick search of the Moodle forums to see what the status of the SCORM export feature is today. You can read the comments yourself but here is one that caught my attention: There are people that use the fact that moodle is “scorm compliant as one of its many virtues. SCORM is only one of 12 standard learning modules in Moodle.