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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

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Tin Can API, the evolution of SCORM

Paradiso

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.

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SCORM Implementation Strategies For Mobile: mLearnCon

Upside Learning

Recently, the first mLearnCon covering the A-Z in mobile learning was held in San Diego. 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. and/or SCORM 2004.

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A SCORM-Certified LMS Helps Companies Score

TOPYX LMS

However, there is one thing that all social learning management systems should have in common: a SCORM certification. What Is SCORM? Have you heard of SCORM? Too many LMS users, even administrators, have no idea what SCORM (the Shareable Content Object Reference Model) is or what makes it important. Why SCORM Is Such a Big Deal. If not, you’re certainly not alone.

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Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

67% of all workers use mobile and wireless computing. Microlearning’s short, fast bursts are highly suited to mobile environments, making it the preferred mode of learning for today’s highly mobile workforce. • It’s far less disruptive to job performance: microlearning can be delivered in short daily bursts, which means employees don’t need to spend hours away from their jobs to learn.

AICC, SCORM , xAPI, CC/LTI, CMI-5…What Does It All Mean?

eLearning Chef

However, the only one of significant relevance today is AGR CMI001, also known as AICC-HACP , being the most recently updated and, by using direct POST capabilities, avoiding Javascript cross-domain issues inherent with the SCORM API ( detailed discussion on the AICC forum). SCORM. While the AICC specification may have stagnated, it provided the groundwork for the next significant spec: SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model). Per the SCORM Wikipedia entry, “ SCORM is a collection of standards and specifications for web-based e-learning. and 2004.

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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. 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.

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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 *.

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5 Must-Read Mobile Learning Articles

LearnDash

While the term “elearning” generally encompasses all electronic learning channels, in recent years people have made it a point to make a distinction of mobile learning (sometimes called mlearning). This sub-sector of elearning is constantly growing given the way people rely upon mobile devices in their everyday lives. Mobile Learning Articles You Should Read.

Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

This project is a first step towards the next generation of SCORM. As one of the most widely used versions of SCORM , the SCORM 1.2 Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) is leading the effort for the next generation of SCORM. Based on feedback from the community of practitioners, the next generation of SCORM will address some of the following industry issues: Ability to handle distributed content (that is not a part of an LMS). Existing SCORM specifications are complex and expensive to implement. SCORM should not be tied to the web browser (i.e.

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Why SCORM 2004 failed & what that means for Tin Can

eFront

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.

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Mobile Learning’s Upward Trend

LearnDash

Mobile learning is on the rise as well. While it can be easy to attribute the growth of mobile learning to one or two things, the reality is that a combination of factors are driving the upward trend. Cultural norms around mobile technology, learning remotely, and accessibility expectations all influence the industry. mlearning mobile learningCompanies also benefit.

Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

When it comes to mobile learning myths and misconceptions abound. These myths are holding back widespread adoption of mobile learning in the workplace. This is the most common misconception about mlearning which leads you to evaluate how to implement elearning on mobile devices. Mobile learning is much more than just learning on the move. SCORM compliance is a must.

Mobile Mania – The Latest on M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Mobile the final frontier.  These are the voyages of mobile learning.  To seek out new devices. To, ah forget it you now the rest, but what you may not know is the latest on the mobile learning front. already saw that mobile planet. Responsive – Talk to any LMS vendor (okay, a large swath of them) and they will tell you they have responsive for mobile. .

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SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Peformance Improvement

recently attended an “xAPI Party” at Torrance Learning where the conversation was about the shift from a SCORM -based LMS to an xAPI (experience application programming interface) LMS. xAPI appears to be a huge leap forward in tracking the whole gamut of learning experiences from formal training programs to informal, social, and mobile activities. image from Pixabay ].

SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices

Upside Learning

Recently we’ve made the UpsideLMS compatible to mobile devices and also launched a new version – UpsideLMS Version 4.0. While ensuring compliance, we encountered some interesting issues in the implementation of SCORM and found very little help online about implementing SCORM for mobile devices. Mobile devices have limitations: - Screen size. Mobile browsers now almost fully support JavaScript and this makes it possible to implement SCORM using JS support. Here you will find that there is some variation in each mobile device browser.

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The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

G-Cube

According to a 2012 survey of mobile learners, 99% believed the mobile format and presentation enhanced their learning, and it was found that 45% actually spent less time in training than their (non-mobile trained) peers, with no loss of comprehension. If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind.

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.

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6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is a relatively new domain and is rapidly evolving as well, which makes its implementation a not so easy task. When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. 1. In fact, some early mobile learning initiatives have been taken up more for novelty value than for identified real needs.

Top 7 Things To Consider Before Implementing SCORM For Mobile Devices

Upside Learning

After getting my hands dirty with SCORM implementation for mobile devices I think there are some key points to consider before implementing SCORM for mobile devices in any form. Does your targeted mobile device browser support the popup window functionality? Does your targeted mobile device browser have iframe or frameset support? e.g. Blackberry 4.6 and 5.0

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

Bottom-Line Performance

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard by now that mobile learning is no longer the next big thing – it IS the big thing. Here is a quick breakdown of the mobile learning trends you need to be watching. With such fantastic results in the K – 12 sphere, it’s no wonder mobile learning is seeing such rapid uptake in the workplace, too. 2. Bring

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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 scormWhat Next?

QuickTIP - Loading a External Mobile Video in Mobile SCORM Shell

Developer on Duty

Many people are asking, "How do I take video content that I already have on a web server or youTube and make it mobile with SCORM tracking?" This article is demonstrates a simple method, on the course authoring side, to get your videos on mobile devices with some SCORM tracking. A few things to be aware of before we begin: 1. DEVMore Videos

SCORM Cloud- Will It Really Change The Game?

Upside Learning

Read this news about SCORM Cloud going live on Monday 7 th June. Craig Weiss also posted a comprehensive product review on his blog – Product Review: SCORM Cloud. Craig opines that the SCORM Cloud is a potential game-changer in the eLearning industry. Needless to mention, I had to hit the scorm.com website and find out more about SCORM Cloud myself. My take.

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Product Upgrade—Origin Konnect Goes Mobile! by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Origin Learning announces the launch of the mobile app for Konnect, its cloud-hosted social learning platform. across multiple operating systems and supports a variety of course formats including SCORM, AICC, and the xAPI (Tin Can). Design & Development Tools Mobile Learning Social Media Training StrategiesThe app works.

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ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. Here’s the slide deck/video from that webinar: Tablets as part of mobile learning mix : although not the same as mobile phones, tablets are included in the study as part of mobile learning devices.

SCORM Implementation For Blackberry

Upside Learning

Since my post on SCORM Implementation for Mobile Devices , I have wanted to write a specific post on offline SCORM implementation for Blackberry, which is still the most widely used mobile device in enterprise and business domains. Again, as in implementation of SCORM for mobile devices, we encountered some interesting issues in its implementation for Blackberry. Solution: We implemented SCORM standard in JavaScript files. Problems encountered while trying to implement SCORM for Device software 4.6: Find our experience on the same.

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Mobile Learning and Interactivity

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Does mobile learning need interactivity? Mobile content is short-duration, small-screen. Give us examples of interactivity on mobile devices. JP: Course designers must understand the differences in the various mobile devices, operating systems and browsers. So, is there a ‘right way’ to design interactive content for mobile devices? The best method is to come up with a checklist of requisites for your mobile learning interactivity. Performance tracking is supported (with SCORM). What tips did you share for developing mobile learning interactions?

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

There is never a quid pro quo, pay for play or whatever with my rankings.  I’m not a lead gen for the vendors listed – rather the goal is to provide you with vendors that meet numerous criteria including UI, features, support/service, mobile, feedback from current and past clients and future game plans. and SCORM/AICC. While it support mobile, it cannot output to HTML5. 

Ten Must-Have Features In A Mobile-LMS

Upside Learning

The future of elearning is mobile. Even with the present challenges mobile learning of non-standard screens, operating systems, browser support there is no real doubt that mobile learning is fast becoming widely accepted to deliver and help manage activities around learning delivery. Access to all notifications on mobile version as in the main LMS version.

Mobile Learning in Africa Facts

LearnDash

At this point it isn’t a secret that mobile learning (also referred to as ‘mlearning’) is projected to grow over the foreseeable future. simple trip the store will provide all the evidence you need that people prefer mobile devices for entertainment and learning. All over the world mobile learning is growing in popularity. Below are some facts, originally shared by Docebo , that demonstrate the boom that is occurring in the world of mobile learning, particular in Africa: In 2013, the African mobile telecom market was $60 billion.

Create #mobile #quizzes free & paid options for #mlearning

Ignatia Webs

A couple of days ago someone asked me ‘how can I create quizzes and conduct them through mobile phones? ‘. There are a couple of ways to set up or conduct quizzes that are delivered to mobile phones. Facts you need to know before building mobile quizzes: What type of mobile devices does your target audience use? The question was sent to me through my ask box!

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xAPI, CMI-5, and mobile learning: What do you need to know?

Obsidian Learning

Because Obsidian is always exploring the latest learning technologies, particularly mobile technologies, I was especially interested in a presentation on the upcoming CMI-5 spec , which will be the “mobile SCORM.” Here are my key takeaways from the presentation: One limitation of SCORM is that content must be on the same domain as the LMS.

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Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash

Tony Karrer

Yesterday, I saw what Rapid Intake is doing with their tools to allow authoring of Mobile Learning - what they call mLearning Studio. The mobile version allows you to compose mobile learning courses using the same authoring system. You choose templates, add text, images, audio, video and quizzes, then publish for web and mobile. The mobile version is HTML 5.

part1 notes from #xApi workshop #LearningAnalytics

Ignatia Webs

In the past I wrote posts on the xAPI (first one in 2011 launching brainstorm , an update on the project in 2012 , and one where the project is getting up to speed in 2013 ) which is in continued development and seems promising for learner analytics, especially the mobile options. big data data eLearning learning analytics mobile mobile learning research scorm workshop xapi

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Experience (Tin Can) API: What to Expect from Your LMS Provider

Bottom-Line Performance

For starters, the official, government-sanctioned name is “Experience API.” It’s the next generation of SCORM… an API for distributed learning. SCORM, You’re Looking Weary. eLearning has been signed, sealed and delivered via SCORM for years. Learning designers have been forced to design their eLearning to work within the tight constraints of SCORM for too long.

Tin Can: learner #analytics for the next #research frontier

Ignatia Webs

As I am researching learner interactions in a mobile accessible open, online course – I can see that access pushes forward learner interactions, and even meaningful, constructive learner interactions (research snippets will be shared soon, still getting my thesis together). Tin Can builds on SCORM, but takes learning/training data to the next level. THAT is what I am looking for.

eLearning News: Mobile Learning, African Conference Success & Recent Acquisitions

SCORM Explained

Mobile learning: is it now the norm? The post eLearning News: Mobile Learning, African Conference Success & Recent Acquisitions appeared first on SCORM Explained. As one of the fastest-growing methods of educating and learning new information, skills and necessities, it’s no surprise that eLearning is making headlines wherever you look. Here are just a few of the biggest stories from the industry in recent memory. Whenever you talk to an eLearning Read More. Learning News courses elearning elearning africa

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The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

However, now that the desktop has been reduced to just one of many screens we have to develop learning for, coupled with the fact that Flash is no longer the ubiquitous technology it once was, perhaps video is about to play a bigger role in how we develop the next generation of learning experiences, that will be consumed by learners across a multitude of mobile devices. link]. link]. link].

Introducing Lectora Mobile—Simple and Secure m-Learning

Everything E-Learning

Meet the newest member of the Lectora® family: Lectora® Mobile , a new mobile solution that allows for seamless m-Learning everywhere. With this powerful mobile learning solution, e-Learning administrators can easily deliver and track secure, SCORM-compliant mLearning content—even offline. We’ll help you deliver your mobile training content easily and securely.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

What about pesky SCORM?  At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be?  I’ve never heard someone say, “Sheesh, I need an LMS that is SCORM certified, or what your authoring tool is not AICC certified? SCORM. A few weeks back I was in London meeting with a course provider vendor who let me know that in their eyes, SCORM is dead.  But SCORM is still a dominant player out there and to assume that it is resting in a nice funeral plot or will be, I think is jumping way ahead.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

What about pesky SCORM?  At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be?  I’ve never heard someone say, “Sheesh, I need an LMS that is SCORM certified, or what your authoring tool is not AICC certified? SCORM. A few weeks back I was in London meeting with a course provider vendor who let me know that in their eyes, SCORM is dead.  But SCORM is still a dominant player out there and to assume that it is resting in a nice funeral plot or will be, I think is jumping way ahead.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). books and audio books available for download for mobile devices. Mobile Learning Tools. Adds m-learning functionality which can be accessed by any mobile phone browser.  This is not affiliated with the Mobile Learning Engine program further down below. MLE (Mobile Learning Engine) - learning application for mobile phones written in Java (J2ME). Mobile Learning Systems.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning. In 2013, many large organizations started implementing mobile learning initiatives, while others were experimenting with the medium in their own ways. The year also witnessed Enterprise Mobile Store (from Qualcomm) – an innovative and inspiring concept that could encourage adoption of mobile learning across enterprises around the world.

Part2 notes + mini course on #xAPI link #learninganalytics

Ignatia Webs

xAPI brings new possibilities to every traditional learning standard, including e-Portfolio and SCORM. If you use an LMS, you must think about the standards AICC => Scorm 1.2 => SCORM 2004 (before iPad, introduced sequencing and navigation… I remember that, building learning paths, phew!) The statements are in the form of “Actor”+”Verb”+”Object”+….

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Free book increasing access through #mlearning

Ignatia Webs

The Commonwealth of Learning and Athabasca University just released a great free book on mobile learning, edited by the Mohamed Ally and Avgoustos Tsinakos. The digital book consisting of three parts, each filled with great articles all looking at mobile education, including a chapter written by myself on "using BYOD, mobile social media, apps, and sensors for meaningful mobile learning".

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