Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

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SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model): A set of standards developed by Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) and applied when developing LMS content. Self-paced learning: Asynchronous instruction that allows learners to control the pace and timing of their progress through course materials. Tin Can (xAPI) : Developed by Rustici Software at the request of ADL to support the concept that “learning happens everywhere”.

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How games stimulate mental cognition and produce positive brain changes. Michael’s team has been driving the efforts at the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative on the Experience API (xAPI); he researches, strategizes, designs, and makes xAPI solutions and products. How certain types of video increase cognitive load. How can you help learners feel connected during asynchronous experiences? We have our very own Learning Stage at DevLearn this year!

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Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

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ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning): An initiative established by the US Department Of Defense in 1999, aiming to make the delivery of online training consistent across content formats, technologies, and organizations. Asynchronous learning: Allows learners to train individually at the time, place, and pace that suits them. Blended learning: The combination of traditional face-to-face (or synchronous) learning methods and technology-based online learning (asynchronous) methods.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

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ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). Asynchronous Learning. Asynchronous learning allows learners to train individually, enabling them to complete courses at a time, place and pace that suits them. Cognitive Load. Involves applying a methodology based on cognitive psychology and instructional theory to create learning content. From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around.