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Adobe Captivate: The SCORM Cloud

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

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.

Will SCORM Ever Go Extinct?

LearnDash

If you are involved in the elearning industry then you are likely familiar with SCORM. For years, SCORM has dominated the elearning landscape as the official way to standardize online course content. Platforms like Articulate and Captivate encourage its use by making publishing course content to SCORM easy by just clicking a button. SCORM

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SCORM Explained [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

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

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SCORM Still Dominating ELearning?

LearnDash

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.

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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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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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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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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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Life and Learning in a Post-SCORM World

Torrance Learning

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.).

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Integrating Raptivity Output with Captivate using the Multi-SCORM Packager

Raptivity

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.

iSpring Now Supports cmi5, the Next Generation of SCORM

iSpring Solutions

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

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

LearnUpon

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?

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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

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 *.

Simple Anatomy of SCORM-based E-Learning

Integrated Learnings

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.

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Where SCORM Ends and xAPI Starts

LearnDash

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.

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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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SCORM Implementation Strategies For Mobile: mLearnCon

Upside Learning

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.

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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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Geenio Smells Like SCORM Spirit

Geenio

Hybrid Courses With SCORM Support The ability to create hybrid courses is the most important feature added in this release. Besides merely importing SCORM-based courses, Geenio now enables you to add new learning objects to those courses with the help of our authoring tool. geenio update SCORM hybrid coursesGreat news everyone! Last week we published a new Geenio release.

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Day 3. Getting SCORM content into your LMS

LearnUpon

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. In today’s post, we’ll analyze the SCORM zip file, so hold onto your hats!

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Day 2. How to use SCORM compliant authoring tools

LearnUpon

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.

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. Clearly, xAPI, because it includes a wide range of workplace learning experiences, is superior to SCORM for tracking activity, but it is still about activity, not learning. image from Pixabay ].

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

Paradiso

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.

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. But in higher education, not many of our customers were asking for SCORM.

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Advantages and Disadvantages of SCORM 1.2 vs 2004

eLearning Chef

Despite the growth and excitement around the xAPI (TinCan) spec, SCORM remains the most popular and supported method of ensuring a standardized communication between an online course and the LMS. While SCORM 2004 is dated by its very name, it has gone through several revisions and absolutely remains (at this time) a viable solution for tracking your courseware. However, many LMS products still lack in full SCORM 2004 support, various tools interpret the spec differently, and it does add a bit more complexity to the overall setup of the course. It depends!

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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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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. 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.

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Day 5: xAPI and more – what next for SCORM?

LearnUpon

As we approach the end of our SCORM series, in many ways it’s just the beginning for eLearning content standards. While SCORM has dominated the field since it was developed, there are now new kids on the block. SCORM has been through many iterations. Pitched as a successor to SCORM, xAPI became widely adopted pretty quickly. eLearning past: AICC. Enter cmi5. Final note.

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SCORM 1.2 vs SCORM 2004 – which is better?

Paradiso

SCORM 1.2 or SCORM 2004 – which makes more sense for you? Regardless of the buzz around TinCan API, SCORM 1.2 and SCORM 2004 still enjoy better support as a way of ensuring standardized communication between online courses and their corresponding Learning Management System. SCORM 1.2 is in all likelihood the most commonly used specification in the industry.

SCORM 1.2 vs SCORM 2004 – which is better?

Paradiso

SCORM 1.2 or SCORM 2004 – which makes more sense for you? Regardless of the buzz around TinCan API, SCORM 1.2 and SCORM 2004 still enjoy better support as a way of ensuring standardized communication between online courses and their corresponding Learning Management System. SCORM 1.2 is in all likelihood the most commonly used specification in the industry.

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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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.

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).

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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.

Day 4. Getting to grips with SCORM API

LearnUpon

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.

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