Why SCORM 2004 failed & what that means for Tin Can

eFront

“SCORM 2004 is dying (if not already dead!).” 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. In essence, SCORM 2004 always lived in the shadow of SCORM 1.2.

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Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Trivantis

Just like humans need a common language to communicate with each other, eLearning courses and learning management systems (LMS) need a common language so that courses can send information back to the LMS from students taking those courses.

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

At the dawn of the video recording age, a battle raged about the best standard to use: VHS or Betamax. In it, Sony came out with a better standard, but kept it to themselves. Meanwhile, JVC’s VHS standard wasn’t quite as good, but they openly licensed it. Learning Standards.

The Importance of eLearning Style Guides

Association eLearning

It had their color palette, the guidelines for using their logo, the standards for images, and more. Tracking standards – SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, xAPI, AICC, etc. The usual visual guidelines – colors, logo use, image standards, etc.

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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. The standard is developed by the company RUSTICI but ADL is still the steward of the specification, just like SCORM. The standard doesn’t touch on how you go about translating those messages into something useful. Compared to TinCan, SCORM was a very complex standard. engine and more than 16 months for the SCORM 2004 / 4 edition.

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.

e-Learning: In Search of a Better Definition

Big Dog, Little Dog

It is based upon three fundamental criteria: It is networked It is delivered to the end-user via a computer using standard internet technology It focuses on the broadest view of learning. For more information on analysis, see Needs Analysis.

Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools

CourseArc

While Section 504 of the act stipulates general accessibility requirements, Section 508 speaks to electronic media and information technology accessibility, including the importance of captioning of videos to maximize their accessibility for hearing-impaired or international students. (In

An Exuberant discovery for Lonely and Stressed-out eLearners

Vignettes Learning

Judy Willis writes in Psychology Today and " The Neuroscience of Joyful Education :" [W]hen we scrub joy and comfort from the classroom, we distance our students from effective information processing and long-term memory storage. standard measurements to prepare cookie dough in class.”

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

Part of the problem though is that there is a lot of information out there, some of it erroneous in nature and honestly, equally confusing. My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems. Standardization?

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Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

When I write my Top 50 report, I wear multiple hats ensuring that all factors are considered, beyond just the weighting and point totals (based on many tiers of data and information). I explained the “standards” I see are requirements for any system to be called an LMS (and various subsets). The idea that you are something other than an LMS only works if you fail to have the basic standards that any LMS should have and would have. The Standards of an LMS.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

When I write my Top 50 report, I wear multiple hats ensuring that all factors are considered, beyond just the weighting and point totals (based on many tiers of data and information). I explained the “standards” I see are requirements for any system to be called an LMS (and various subsets). The idea that you are something other than an LMS only works if you fail to have the basic standards that any LMS should have and would have. The Standards of an LMS.

What are SCORM and AICC, By the Way?

CommLab India

SCORM and AICC are learning technology standards that determine how e-learning courses interact with learning management systems (LMSs). And, these courses can be accessed on any LMS that complies with the respective standard. Most LMSs comply with both learning technology standards.

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SCORM 101 and a Lectora How-To

Trivantis

It’s a technical standard established by the United States Department of Defense in January 1999. SCORM 2004. The third version was introduced January 2004 but later updated. The most recent edition is SCORM 2004 (4 th edition), which was introduced in March 2009.

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Tin Can API vs SCORM: which should you choose?

LearnUpon

Lots of new customers ask for advice about which content standard they should use. Let’s look at the main differences between eLearning’s two main content standards to help you decide which you should use. and SCORM 2004 specifications are unlikely to be addressed.

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How Can You Use Interactive Videos For Microlearning-Based Training

EI Design

It can be used to offer formal training but it often finds a wider usage in informal training (with a focus on performance gain). Also, with modern video compression standards and increased broadband connection speeds across target demographics, we do not need to worry about bandwidth issues.

Top 5 LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

I love information. The standards of any system have to be there. Now, if you have been around since 2004 and have 30 clients that is another story – but regardless, it is not a factor in my assessment. . A lot of exclusive information you will not find anywhere else. Yes, I could charge more for this year’s report, but I still believe that the price of information should be affordable, not outrageous. Knowledge. Insight.

5 Considerations Before Choosing an LMS

eLearning Brothers

While most LMSes offer a plethora of features and tools in their basic package, you may not want or need all that extra information cluttering up your system. Are all your courses published for the xAPI (TinCan) standard? Well, not all LMSes will support this standard.

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The Art of Becoming Your Own Coach

CLO Magazine

In fact, without one common certification process, testing approach, standard effectiveness metrics or even core coaching methodology, the field of executive coaching is still considered new to many practitioners. This will increase speed as well as the retention of the information.”.

Online Learning – What you need to know

Growth Engineering

Since 2004, we’ve encountered all of the common objections to online learning : online learning can’t compete with classroom training , or online learning can’t hold employees’ attention , but training people online needn’t be as terrifying as you might assume. What is Online Learning?

Game Based Learning – Competition

eLearning 24-7

On the other side of the house, I’ve seen courses that are arcade style and fun to play, but the learning information is at the end of the game. Course Standards. or SCORM 2004, please. I don’t know about you, but I want to see who really does an awesome job at creating game based courses for learning.

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Top 5 LMSs for 2017

eLearning 24-7

I love information. The standards of any system have to be there. Now, if you have been around since 2004 and have 30 clients that is another story – but regardless, it is not a factor in my assessment. . Yes, I could charge more for this year’s report, but I still believe that the price of information should be affordable, not outrageous. Knowledge. Insight. Acquiring facts and ideas from one publication to the next.

E-learning Tools: A Developer’s Review of Adobe Captivate 7

SweetRush

Captivate is quite capable of handling standard static and interactive training modules, as well as more ambitious custom projects with complex interactions and gamification elements. Standard and custom buttons, as well as other interactive graphical user interface elements.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Not surprisingly, Adobe Captivate Prime works best with Adobe Connect (virtual classroom) and Adobe Captivate (authoring tool) but, it relies on technology standards to generally support others virtual classroom and authoring tools. 2004, AICC, xAPI, video, audio, pdf, Office.

Elearning applications

eFront

CamStudio - (Authoring Tool) CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs).

What is SCORM & Decoding Its Importance For eLearning

ProProfs

It is a set of technical standards that were mainly developed for supporting elearning tools. and SCORM 2004 are most commonly used. In 1999, the United States Department of Defense thought of standardizing the elearning production.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

SCORM solved this headache by providing a standard software specification that worked across all learning technology. The last SCORM version was in 2004! The difficulties arise when we want to track all the other informal learning that happens when the formal course ends.

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E-Learning in 2014: The Four “M” #trends

Web Courseworks

To accomplish this, companies may consider investing more heavily in HTML5 development, or the use of the standards such as Experience API (Tin Can) that particularly support portable, compatible data. In 2004, the term micro-learning was introduced.

Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

The standards – curriculum paths, reports, calendar, batch uploads, assign users to one group and they see X courses, while another group sees Y courses will appear in these systems, along with the most common features in any system. Simple look and feel is the standard. Many vendors’ sites do not state this information in their pricing. Feature set includes SCORM 2004, chat, assessment tool among others.

5 Ways To Use Interactive Videos To Supercharge Your Online Training

EI Design

As the name suggests, an interactive video flips the passivity of a standard video to an interactive and engaging experience for the learners. Not only do interactive videos outperform the standard videos by offsetting these challenges, they also offer several other benefits as outlined next.

Learning During Times of Growth

CLO Magazine

when it acquired Union Planters in early 2004. A sales academy approach also can be an effective way for organizations to create meaningful certification programs that establish standards of competence and then measure performance against those standards.

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#LSCON 2012: trends

Challenge to Learn

I’m afraid it is not a scientific research, but just me reading a lot of information and picking up some signals. The good news is that the new SCORM standard (based on project TinCan) will actually make this possible. LSCON 12: Trends.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Over 98% of the LMS/LCMS/learning platform have at least one compliance standard, so why use a RCAT that doesn’t? If it is the latter, and your system accepts SCORM 2004 only (which thus accepts 1.2 Data shows that people tend to “read others posts” and information and not post themselves. Still shocking that this is not a standard feature in RCAT space. Even in tools that are geared towards education, this isn’t a standard feature.

Meet The Demand for SCORM Compliant Mobile Learning With Lectora 17

CommLab India

All this information can be tracked by an LMS using SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model), a set of e-learning technical standards. and SCORM 2004); once you select the SCORM conformance level, select the HTML options in the SCORM dialogue box.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

All readers will find job aids, references, examples, and information to significantly reduce the amount of time required to produce online learning events. Educating the Net Generation - An EDUCAUSE e-Book The Net Generation has grown up with information technology.