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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. 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.

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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. They want to track more of what’s being learned… and take action based on the data. 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?

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Learning Objectives Drive Personalized Learning

easygenerator

Learning objectives play a crucial role in learning – supporting the learner by ensuring an understanding of learning expectations and outcomes. Easygenerator (authoring environment) and aNewSpring (learning platform) have together created a higher level in the personalization of adaptive eLearning by connecting the learning objectives from both of their systems.

10 Steps to Create Your Own Learning Objects (L.O.s)

TalentLMS

What kind of images come to your mind when you think of learning objects ? All these scenarios and many more describe the functions and features of learning objects. Digital learning objects include many interesting and engaging activities that invite the learner to experiment with the content. In order to make quality experiences, create learning objects.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

SCORM, LMS, AMS, LCMS, API, JITT, what does it all mean?! eLearning -Also referred to as internet-based learning, web-based learning, and online learning is any training or education delivered via computer. Digitec, Instructional Designer, Jennifer Ritter wrote a blog about this recently explaining, “I now realize that I was raised with game-based learning.

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? Here, we’ll define and explain the two in correlation with e-learning.  . 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. It tells programmers how to write their code so that it works well with other e-learning software. Featured-Blog SCORM Tin Can API

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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 scorm

AICC and SCORM Compliance: The Benefits for Your e-Learning

Trivantis

The Benefits of Making Your e-Learning AICC and SCORM Compliant . That’s a bit like what was happening in the e-Learning community before SCORM was established. In the late 1990s, each learning management system had its own proprietary content format, which encouraged vendor lock-in. Today, SCORM is the de facto standard for e-Learning interoperability.

Learning objectives for formal e-Learning: Feedback requested!

Challenge to Learn

One of the subjects that is on the list are the Learning objectives. I’m not happy with the way we have implemented them in the current version. addressed the topic of learning objectives in my blog on output learning and I tried to work from there. They are estimated, decided on and then designed and build. Global objectives. Checking.

TinCan Demystified

eFront

TinCan is heavily promoted as the successor of SCORM and was designed to fix many things that were lacking on the previous standard. In this post we discuss what TinCan really is and how it compares to SCORM. The Tincan API resulted from several deliberations on SCORM 2.0 The standard is developed by the company RUSTICI but ADL is still the steward of the specification, just like SCORM. You collect messages in the form of JSON statements about what your learners are achieving while learning or playing or interacting with other people. frameset?

Become an Expert in Instructional Design

TalentLMS

Becoming an instructional designer doesn’t happen overnight. Knowledge and skills that drive you to make a change in the learning experience of a person is what it takes to make you one. What are the stakes to be an instructional designer? An instructional designer must and always have a goal for this is where it will start. What is the desired learning outcomes?

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Australia’s Nobel Laureates

E-Learning Provocateur

In honour of the event, I have created a simple learning object that showcases the Nobel Laureates from my own country: Australia’s Nobel Laureates. Launch the learning object. This object was relatively easy to produce, and it surprises me that there isn’t more of this kind of thing in the education space. Download the files. Step 3: Publish it.

Back To Basics: Instructional Design Terminology

Obsidian Learning

In our first Back to Basics blog “What is Instructional Design?” we talked about the concept and definition of instructional design. This week, we wanted to cover some common terms that you are bound to hear in almost instructional design setting. For the experienced Instructional Designers out there, what terminology did you wish you had known first?

Learning Objectives Drive Personalized Learning

easygenerator

Learning objectives play a crucial role in learning - supporting the learner by ensuring an understanding of learning expectations and outcomes. Easygenerator (authoring environment) and aNewSpring (learning platform) have together created a higher level in the personalization of adaptive eLearning by connecting the learning objectives from both of their systems.

Is it important to know instructional design to create SCORM compliant courses?

ID Reflections

The set of questions below were raised by a friend that triggered of the post that follows: If SCORM is a technical specification, does it interest, content providers, Instruction Designers, Project Managers ? Content providers will quickly see how SCORM helps implement reusable learning objects. Instructional designers will identify reusable content and content sequencing strategies that can be successfully implemented with SCORM. SCORM is a set of technical standards. To aid designing of content in this manner (i.e., Very true.

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

Web Courseworks

Web-based products such as Claro and Composica promise to solve collaborative dilemmas and enable development teams to create engaging and interactive learning content with ease. We recently decided to test drive Claro and Composica, and here’s some of what we’ve learned in our exploration of these tools. Interactive design elements. Colin Skinner, Instructional Designer.

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Four Fundamental Stages in the E-learning Development Process

CommLab India

Developing e-learning courses is both an art and a science. The art of instructional design lies in creating innovative and engaging ways to facilitate learning. In this blog post, we’ll look at the science of Instructional Design, specifically with regard to the steps in the Development stage of the Instructional Design Process. 1. Content analysis.

Five Essential Elements that Complete an E-learning Course

CommLab India

Every course available online can’t be termed e-learning. learning should help course takers learn. It should adhere to Instructional Design principles so that learning is effective. Your e-learning should be aimed at specific target audience. When you know your target audience, you can develop an effective e-learning course that meets their expectations.

Five Essential Elements of High Quality E-Learning Courses

CommLab India

Every course available online can’t be termed e-learning. learning should help course takers learn. It should adhere to Instructional Design principles so that learning is effective. Your e-learning should be aimed at specific target audience. When you know your target audience, you can develop an effective e-learning course that meets their expectations.

eLearning Thought Leaders: OpenSesame

eLearning Weekly

Our technology connects SCORM or AICC courses to any learning management system, enabling developers to focus their attentions on creating great courses instead of resolving technical hurdles. We rely on the SCORM and AICC standards to act as the bridge between content authoring tools and end users’ learning management systems. JB:  A SCORM video player. Sweet.

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. Through time we offered support for SCORM 1.2 Top 5 e-Learning books for beginners Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch fo.

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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. MLOAT - Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool.  Embed audio, images and Flash objects. Multiple learning paths or branching.

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

xAPI and LRS (Learning Record Stores) have been in the news and frankly everywhere within the e-learning industry in the past 1.5 In 2003, the eLearning startup I worked for shuttered its doors as our customers moved to adopt SCORM, and we had no idea how to do that. My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems.

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Come to Terms with the Basic Terms of E-learning

CommLab India

Well, as a new entrant to the field of e-learning, you might be struggling to grasp and make sense of the concepts lying tantalizingly just out of your reach. This blog will help you gather the pebbles – basic terms commonly bandied around in the field of e-learning – you need to become familiar and confident about your work. learning Course. learning Course.

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What is ADDIE?

Growth Engineering

Creating online learning from scratch can seem like a mammoth task, even for the most experienced instructional designers. How can you hit those core learning objectives? ADDIE is an Instructional System Design (ISD) framework and stands for the 5 phases of the learning design process: – Analysis. – Design. Where do you start?

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New eBook is here

TalentLMS

meeting with the leaders and front-line managers is all you need to ground the content material for your e-learning course. Not only will you save your organization some good dollars, you will become an instant hero for being an in-house learning content developer. The eBook is designed for novice to advanced instructional designers. Announcements ebook eLearning desig

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xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program

Gyrus

xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program. In the Learning and Development industry a very buzzworthy topic is xAPI (xAPI is also known as Tin Can API or the Experience API in case you have heard or read additional posts elsewhere, it will herein be referred to solely as xAPI within this blog post). What does that mean to my learning program? In Conclusion.

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How to supercharge your elearning scenario with interactive video

Sponge UK

Scenarios are the building blocks of great learning.  Interactive video is becoming easier to create, but ensuring it’s a good match for your learning objectives can still a challenge. Effectively simulating a real life experience is a powerful tool for learning designers. To find out more about our using interactive video for learning join our webinar.

Easygenerator to launch new free web based eLearning authoring software at #DevLearn

Challenge to Learn

Here’s a tool that encourages proper eLearning design and development by tying together the important elements of learning: set up your objectives, deliver your learning in small nuggets, and test learners. One of the things that set’s easygenerator apart from all the competition is that we placed Learning Objectives in the heart of the design process.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

For #11-#20, I will be posting them in my Linkedin group, “E-Learning 24/7″    Now put on your sunscreen and get ready… It’s not a cruel summer. Design effects. Learning notes – nice. Tin Can API, ADA 508 – again this should be universal in any e-learning authoring tool product – but they are not. #8 easygenerator. SCORM 1.2,

Why you must Outsource your Compliance Course Development to an E-learning Company

CommLab India

This blog tells what a compliance officer and his team won’t have to do when they outsource their compliance course development to the right e-learning company. When you outsource your compliance course development, the e-learning partner you select will go through the heavy law manuals and come up with a Detailed Content Outline (DCO). Evaluate the learning.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

eFront News from the e-learning frontier 10/17/2010 Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning As an e-Learning consultant I always was fun of open source software. In this post I am not going to talk about open source learning management systems such as eFront [1] but rather dedicated open source "authoring tools". The answer is simple. by Christopher Pappas M.B.A.,

Tin Can: My First impressions from mLearnCon 2012

Upside Learning

I attended a session by Aaron Silvers, Community Manager at Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). The session interestingly was titled ‘Design of the Possible: Powered by the Tin Can API’. Summary: Tin Can is designed to provide a common data storage for learning experiences across a number of devices/platforms/media/information systems. How will Tin Can help?

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Making the Case for Adaptive Learning

CLO Magazine

With so many tools and products available to corporate learning professionals, sifting through the ones that are most practical for an organization can be challenging. Budget considerations are always a concern, but learning leaders also should consider how learning programs affect the bottom line. Conversely, can it show that learning initiatives drive revenue?

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