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


Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for Competitive, Market-Leading LMS Performance and Effectiveness. No, SCORM isn’t a Scandinavian heavy metal band, although it might make a great name for one. 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.


ADL eLearning, SCORM, and xAPI Survey

eLearning Chef

The ADL Initiative has launched a new effort to create a SCORM profile of the Experience API (xAPI). ADL wants your input to help inform our direction for this effort, and to gauge your current usage of distributed learning products, services, SCORM and xAPI. Learning Mgmt Systems SCORM/xAPI The target audience for this survey is anyone in the education and training community familiar with distributed learning. The survey should take no longer than fifteen minutes to complete. To participate in the survey, click the link below and begin! link].

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If you have been part of any elearning program, chances are you have heard of SCORM, but perhaps didn’t know exactly what it means. Even for the seasoned elearning professional, SCORM can be somewhat tricky to grasp. There could be a variety of reasons for this (one of which being that the technology used for SCORM is rather dated). elearning SCORM tin can api


Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?

Challenge to Learn

Or are you just confused by all the abbreviations like: SCORM, AICC, XAPI, and CMI5? Here SCORM and SCORM compliant. SCORM is a standard in e-Learning that makes it possible to track and trace the results of your learners in a Learning Management system (LMS). course is SCORM compliant  when it meets the requirements of the standard set by the ADL. SCORM 1.2


Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

But this doesn’t mean that microlearning is simply about creating 1-minute videos or putting. created equal. Supports multiple content formats to suit various learning needs It should also support microlearning content of various types, including video, Tin Can, SCORM, text or images; which allows you to leverage existing content and create new. Microlearning in action.11

Tin Can API, the evolution of SCORM


Tin Can API , also known as Experience API or xAPI, is generally considered to be the successor to SCORM , and expands the ability of the organizations that use it to gather data about the experiences, both offline and online, experiences that are quantifiable, trackable and shareable. SCORM – the precursor to Tin Can API. Advantages of Tin Can API. LRS data can be easily shared.


Everything you need to know about SCORM

Lambda Solutions

In our webinar last week we recognized that the majority of attendees came to learn more about SCORM compliance. eLearning Learning Management System SCORM SCORM 2004 SCORM compliance SCORM compliant courses SCORM compliant elearning courses


Breaking Up With SCORM: It’s Not You, It’s Me

Knowledge Guru

They’re limited by the constraints of SCORM, so their L&D efforts start to look the same year after year. In short, they just aren’t feeling the sparks anymore with SCORM. The truth is, it’s really not SCORM’s fault that they need to move on. What’s Wrong With SCORM? The basic differences between SCORM and the Experience API are outlined here: Tips for Breaking Up.


What Is The Difference Between SCORM And Tin Can API?

Origin Learning

Until now, we have told you separately what SCORM and Tin Can API are. SCORM is the most widely used e-learning standard as it allows any SCORM conformant content to be operated with any SCORM conformant LMS and vice versa, thus saving huge amount of resources that would have to be spent on tailoring each piece of content to every different LMS. Like our post ? Email *.


What is SCORM?

Growth Engineering

If you have any involvement whatsoever with online learning, you’re going to need to wrap your head around SCORM. Whether you’re dealing with eLearning content creation or the administration of a learning management system, you’ll have SCORM to thank for making things run smoothly. SCORM. How does SCORM work? This is the premise behind SCORM. Future of SCORM?

Tin Can API vs SCORM: which should you choose?


We work with  SCORM and the Tin Can API (or xAPI as it’s known) every day at LearnUpon. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to Tin Can might add. Choosing between Tin Can API vs SCORM can seem confusing. That’s because  SCORM and Tin Can are essentially different protocols. The issues that plague the SCORM 1.3


ELearning Resolution: No More SCORM


Whether you are an instructional designer, product creator, manager, or CEO – if you are involved in the elearning industry then our resolution for 2016 is this: No more SCORM. It means creating less articles like this: It’s time we really make an effort to start educating the masses about Tin Can API. And with every new year comes new expectations and resolutions.

The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content


The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content. Not all free content is created equally. Create a periodical email campaign internally with your learning team to establish the validity of some of the URLs which you have collected. The post The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content appeared first on Gyrus. Evaluate Current Content. Conclusion.


Become a SCORM pro – Day 1. What is SCORM?


As CTO of LearnUpon, with sixteen years’ eLearning experience, I’ve seen a lot of SCORM. So this week, I’m bringing you something a little different – everything you need to know about SCORM ! If you don’t want to miss a thing, sign up for our email list and get the best lessons on SCORM delivered to your inbox. Before SCORM. What is SCORM?


Why SCORM 2004 failed & what that means for Tin Can


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.


SCORM Implementation Strategies For Mobile: mLearnCon

Upside Learning

Amit had summarized about it in his posts on How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part I and Part II and Interesting Mobile Statistic. While going through the session list, I noticed one session on SCORM Implementation Strategies for Mobile. Being a hard-core techie and a follower of mobile SCORM, it caught my interest. Support available for SCORM 1.2


17 Things You Can Do Better With xAPI Than with SCORM

ATD Learning Technologies

Here are 17 things you can do better with xAPI than with SCORM. Join me for ATD’s Essentials of Creating Learning Experiences With xAPI. As adoption of xAPI (the Experience API, or Tin Can API) begins to spread, the convergence of working and learning offers instructional designers the opportunity—and the challenge—to do more than ever before. Want to learn more?

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training? Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. Creating video lectures these days is a piece of cake. To play your video lecture in an LMS, save the content as a SCORM or TinCan package. redundancy goodbye. 2.

Surprise! Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features

Knowledge Guru

The first one is big… SCORM is Here! Knowledge Guru customers can now choose to publish their games as a SCORM package for upload onto their LMS. Of course, customers who do not wish to use Knowledge Guru with SCORM or load it onto their LMS can still host their games in our cloud. The SCORM edition also includes a fun new feature for players: personal stats.

New SCORM standard: I (Actor/Agent) Did (Verb) This (Activity) #TinCanApi

Challenge to Learn

Scorm is finally going to catch up with the current times. This standard will challenge us, giving us the ability to really create next generation learning experiences in real and virtual live, by individuals or groups, across applications and devices. Learning #TinCanApi Project TinCan ScormThis evening I attended a webinar by ADL: the new standard (project TinCan) kickoff.


SCORM-ify YouTube Videos with ScoTube

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Many eLearning professionals are locked into creating SCORM compliant courses for their customers and that has been limiting in regards to new user-generated content on services such as YouTube. From the press release : "The first of its kind, ScoTube marries the power of SCORM with the wealth of content available through YouTube.

Creating a Leaderboard in Storyline Using Tin Can API


We also created a voting system using the same concepts in Tin Can API. The post Creating a Leaderboard in Storyline Using Tin Can API appeared first on Learnnovators. What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of gamifying a course? Points? Badges? Scores? Levels? In this post, we share an example of a quiz we developed in Storyline. How did we do this?

Choosing the Best Articulate Storyline and Studio SCORM Publish Settings

Inquisiq LMS

Correctly publish your content so you can upload it to your SCORM compliant LMS. You know that you have to publish your course in SCORM to evaluate the successes of your lessons and take advantage of your LMS reporting features, but how do you know which SCORM versions are right for your training plan? Which is better to publish in, SCORM 1.2 or 2004? eLearning SCORM

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SCORM – When you need Inter-Operatibility between E-learning Platforms!


What is it about SCORM ( Shareable Content Object Reference Model ) that the e-learning folks are going gaga over? Well… to put it across in simple terms, SCORM is a ‘certificate’ that an LMS has to get, if it wants to score in the game of ‘inter-operatibility’. Understanding SCORM Compliance. SCORM is simply a set of specifications used for web-based e-learning.

Day 2. How to use SCORM compliant authoring tools


Day one  of our SCORM series explored the history of the eLearning standard. While I briefly explained what SCORM is , I mostly focused on its origins and the problems it was developed to address. Ultimately, Ultimately, we concluded that SCORM is a set of specifications that defines how a course and LMS communicate with each other. SCORM compliant authoring tools.

What is Tin Can and SCORM?

KZO Innovations

There’s been buzz about the “Tin Can API” and “next generation SCORM” for some time now – but do you actually know what these terms mean? SCORM stands for “Shareable Content Object Reference Model.” It’s a specification for sharing data across different systems. SCORM is a set of technical standards for e-learning software products. Specifically, SCORM governs how online learning content and Learning Management Systems (LMSs) communicate with each other.   . SCORM was developed over ten years ago – a lifetime in terms of technology adoption.


SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible


If you belong to the e-learning industry, you must’ve probably heard the term SCORM somewhere or the other. The word ‘SCORM’ may not offer much of an explanation as to what it really is, so let’s break it down a bit. SCORM is nothing but a set of standards that make the two i.e. the courses and the course-carrier LMS compatible with each other. SCORM has come a Long Way!

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What you don’t need to know about SCORM

Integrated Learnings

The first time I heard the term SCORM was about 10 years ago. worked in the higher education industry and SCORM just wasn’t a big player there. About 5 years ago the company I was working for had a product called Wimba Create and the term SCORM started swirling around in my head again. 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). Anyone who uses Word can create a SCORM package. My SCORM Story. The SCORM Package. API LMS SCORM


Why You Should Use SCORM in Your Online Courses

DigitalChalk eLearning

Today one of the hot topics and areas of need is SCORM. have many clients who contact me and ask what does SCORM compliant mean and how do they become SCORM compliant. SCORM stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM) is a collection of standards and specifications for web-based electronic educational technology (also called eLearning).

Day 3. Getting SCORM content into your LMS


With the first and second days of our SCORM series complete, we’re ready to dig into the good stuff. At this point, you’ll understand how to create a great SCORM compliant course with an authoring tool. And you’ve also learned how to export the course as a SCORM package. Subscribe to our blog to get the latest on SCORM delivered to your inbox.

Tin Can vs. SCORM: What’s It All About?

KZO Innovations

There’s been buzz about the “Tin Can API” and “next generation SCORM” for some time now – but do you actually know what these terms mean and the key differences between the two? Here, we’ll define and differentiate Tin Can and SCORM to make e-Learning a whole lot clearer for you! What is SCORM? SCORM stands for “Shareable Content Object Reference Model.” It’s a specification for sharing data across different systems. SCORM is a set of technical standards for e-Learning software products. Featured-Blog SCORM Tin Can API tin can vs scormWhat Next?


Creating Bite-Sized Learning Was Never So Easy


It lets Raptivity users create a logical and meaningful sequence of interactions quickly without depending on any other third party tool. The new Raptivity Linker now comes with features like SCORM tracking, blank slides, and multiple slide layouts with options for text, images and videos alike. Here is a short learning module on ''Work Ergonomics'' created using Raptivity Linker.

How to Create an eLearning Quiz in Camtasia Studio

eLearning Brothers

These are the videos that train us how to use software: how to edit a picture, or create a video, or navigate a website. These results can be set up to be a simple understanding check for the user or to be a testing method, sending the results to an email address in a spreadsheet or use SCORM for your LMS. We’re sure you’ve seen plenty of great videos produced with Camtasia Studio.

How to Publish SCORM Content in Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

In my previous blog, I talked about the important features of Lectora Inspire 16 ; in this blog I will show how to make your online courses SCORM compliant in Lectora. Before developing an e-Learning course, select the “AICC/SCORM/xAPI for LMS/LRS” option. Enable the ‘AICC/SCORM/xAPI for LMS/LRS’ radio button. Step 3 – Specify the SCORM Settings Options.


Day 4. Getting to grips with SCORM API


This fourth part of our series explores the most nitty gritty details of SCORM , by focusing on the API itself. On day three, we learned how to  import a SCORM course into your LMS. We’re now ready to discuss the magic of the SCORM API – how it enables learners to launch or resume a course and how SCORM tracks progress and results. Key SCORM API attributes.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

SCORM, LMS, AMS, LCMS, API, JITT, what does it all mean?! LCMS – A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) typically provides a multi-user environment where administrators, instructors, and content managers can create, store, reuse, and manage learning objects from a central object repository. Grab a spoon, and let’s dig in to the soup, with this eLearning glossary.