Instructional Design Post-SCORM
JANUARY 10, 2017
The webinar will focus on the transition of instructional design practices from creating eLearning content with SCORM packages, to utilizing xAPI. This webinar will be geared toward the eLearning design changes that will come from using xAPI versus SCORM. With SCORM, instructional designers have no need to pay attention to data when they are trying to understand their learners.
Adobe Captivate: The SCORM Cloud
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
by Kevin Siegel If you need your Captivate project to report learner scores and interactions, you'll likely need to publish as a SCORM-compliant package and then upload it into an LMS. To save you a significant amount of work, Captivate allows you to verify your lesson will report accurately with an LMS via a free feature called Preview in SCORM Cloud.
Tip of the Week: Track Raptivity SCORM Output with Captivate using its Multi-SCORM Packager
AUGUST 30, 2016
multi-SCORM packager Raptivity Integration with Captivate SCORM Tip of the week
A SCORM-Certified LMS Helps Companies Score
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
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.
What is SCORM?
FEBRUARY 5, 2015
Due to the fact that eLearning market is evolving, SCORM compliance has become an inherent attribute of modern Learning Management Systems. SCORM abbreviation is a widely used eLearning industry term and should be explained. Blog articles
Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?
Challenge to Learn
APRIL 21, 2015
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
[Free eBook] LearnUpon’s Ultimate SCORM Overview
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
SCORM is a standard that enables authors of eLearning courses to be certain that their material will run as intended in any compliant LMS. Many companies are now standardizing on SCORM for their training offerings in order to capitalize on this, making providing training easier and faster. The post [Free eBook] LearnUpon’s Ultimate SCORM Overview appeared first on LearnUpon.
Life and Learning in a Post-SCORM World
JANUARY 27, 2016
As learning professionals, we’ve lived in a SCORM world for a least the past decade; SCORM being the set of standards for sharing and tracking learning content. In the Winter 2016 issue of xAPI Quarterly , she answers two frequently asked questions: “What can I do with xAPI that I couldn’t do with SCORM?” Not as familiar with xAPI? Click here.).
SCORM Still Dominating ELearning?
SEPTEMBER 16, 2014
For a very long time, SCORM was the go-to protocol for tracking and recording elearning. All the major elearning development platforms made it possible to publish to a version of SCORM so that the courses could be uploaded to the learning management system of your choice. Yet, it still amazes me how many people still talk about (and ask for) SCORM support.
Tin Can API, the evolution of SCORM
MAY 27, 2015
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
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
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
JANUARY 28, 2014
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?
MAY 14, 2015
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 *.
[Webinar Video] SCORM Unzipped
DECEMBER 13, 2016
At LearnUpon we understand that SCORM can be difficult to understand, even its name sounds complex – “Sharable Content Object Reference Model”. If you are looking to demystify SCORM view the recording of this webinar. Des breaks SCORM down to address the following areas: Des also answers questions asked by attendees at the end of the webinar. We know SCORM!
Integrating Raptivity Output with Captivate using the Multi-SCORM Packager
JUNE 11, 2015
Captivate doesn’t expose methods by which it can track any outside SCORM objects within it. However, it does support a Multi-SCORM packager which one can use to track different SCORM packages together. Here is a short video which would explain the steps of tracking Raptivity SCORM output (both Flash and HTML5 output) using the Multi-SCORM packager utility of Captivate 8.
Building the Next Generation of SCORM
APRIL 11, 2012
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.
Simple Anatomy of SCORM-based E-Learning
FEBRUARY 7, 2013
remember the first time I heard the term SCORM. I was a software developer working on a quizzing product that needed to export data to a variety of e-learning systems. It was suggested we should support SCORM. You just need to know that e-learning content sometimes needs to be exported to SCORM so that it can be used in an LMS. SCORM module consists of three basic pieces: 1.
Become a SCORM pro – Day 1. What is SCORM?
MAY 30, 2016
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?
Tin Can API vs SCORM: which should you choose?
AUGUST 2, 2016
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
DECEMBER 17, 2015
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. The new year is just around the corner, literally just a couple weeks away. And with every new year comes new expectations and resolutions. Authoring tools make it simple to publish to Tin Can API. tin can api
iSpring Now Supports cmi5, the Next Generation of SCORM
JUNE 7, 2016
Before, those in e-Learning had to decide whether to favor SCORM or xAPI. cmi5 is a bridge between SCORM and xAPI that consolidates the best of these two standards for LMSs. Shared. Starting this June, iSpring authoring tools support publishing to the new format for LMSs - cmi5. To learn what cmi5 is and why you should use it, read this article. Read more ». iSpring News
SCORM 101 and a Lectora How-To
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
One of the first things I remember Googling after my first encounter with eLearning was SCORM. This article will take a look at what SCORM is and how it applies to eLearning created in Lectora® and Lectora Online®. What is SCORM? SCORM stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model. Throughout the years, SCORM has come in multiple versions: SCORM 1.1.
Why SCORM 2004 failed & what that means for Tin Can
APRIL 15, 2013
“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  . 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
JULY 23, 2010
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. Covering some interesting use cases, common technical challenges and the best practices, it is a great resource for anyone who wants to implement SCORM for mobile devices. and/or SCORM 2004.
13 Steps to produce a SCORM course
NOVEMBER 18, 2016
Our Account Managers are regularly asked the question: how do I create SCORM courses? Basing my approach on Josh Kaufman’s brilliant book: The First 20 Hours , I fast forwarded my progress to being able to produce SCORM (and Tin Can) content in a single sitting. SCORM. The rise of authoring tools have allowed everyone to produce SCORM compliant training courses.
What is SCORM?
OCTOBER 18, 2016
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?
Surprise! Knowledge Guru Summer Release Adds SCORM, Security Features
JUNE 25, 2014
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.
17 Things You Can Do Better With xAPI Than with SCORM
ATD Learning Technologies
AUGUST 15, 2016
Here are 17 things you can do better with xAPI than with SCORM. 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? Join me for ATD’s Essentials of Creating Learning Experiences With xAPI.
New SCORM standard: I (Actor/Agent) Did (Verb) This (Activity) #TinCanApi
Challenge to Learn
APRIL 5, 2012
Scorm is finally going to catch up with the current times. Learning #TinCanApi Project TinCan ScormThis evening I attended a webinar by ADL: the new standard (project TinCan) kickoff. The ADL will launch it in June. The ‘I’ can be something like a person, a group, a community. The ‘This’ can be any activity that has a learning experience.
Where SCORM Ends and xAPI Starts
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
If you are involved in the elearning industry then you are well aware of SCORM. Heck, even people who are not working with elearning and learning management systems seem to know about SCORM. For years and years SCORM was the be-all, end-all for data recording and reporting with regards to elearning. It’s like SCORM, but better. Image credited to Torrance Learning.
[Free eBook] LearnUpon’s Ultimate SCORM Overview
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
SCORM is a standard that enables authors of elearning courses to be certain that their material will run as intended in any compliant LMS. Many companies are now standardizing on SCORM for their training offerings in order to capitalize on this, making providing training easier and faster. The post [Free eBook] LearnUpon’s Ultimate SCORM Overview appeared first on LearnUpon.
SCORM-ify YouTube Videos with ScoTube
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
APRIL 13, 2012
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.
The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content
OCTOBER 20, 2016
The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content. The post The Power of Free Learnings – Non-SCORM Content appeared first on Gyrus. In the modern world, we have access to a wide-variety of free content. When evaluating your learning program, are you making the most of what is available to you? Evaluate Current Content. Videos found on YouTube provide an alternative perspective.
Day 2. How to use SCORM compliant authoring tools
MAY 31, 2016
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.