Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

In addition, most of the authoring tools that produced Flash content, like Captivate and Storyline, now produce HTML5 content as an alternative. We did not create this, it is a proof of concept created by Advanced Distributed Learning ( ADL ) and made freely available. First you will want to create a free account on ADL’s sample Learning Record Store (LRS). To see the results after you install it and test it, use the ADL Statement Viewer.

Conversion from Flash Based Technologies with the DOD

Adobe Captivate

The ADL Initiative bridges across Defense and other Federal agencies to encourage collaboration, facilitate interoperability, and promote best practices for using distributed learning to provide the highest-quality education, training, informal learning, and just-in-time support; tailored to individual needs and delivered cost-effectively, anytime and anywhere, to increase readiness, save resources, and facilitate interorganizational collaboration.

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Top E-learning Authoring Tools to Create Interactive Training Courses – Rapid E-Learning for Effective Training

G-Cube

Adobe Captivate 9 – The tool allows embedding interactive elements with e-courses and publishing them desktops and mobile devices. Captivate provides full support for HTML 5 and personalized mobile themes, including other features like Scripting capability, multi-state objects, motion paths, Accelerometer based interactions, high effects, and more. ? Suggested Further Reading: Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative by Peter Berking.

QuoDeck - Untitled Article

QuoDeck

SCORM was developed by ADL, an US Government initiative. ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative) developed SCORM in the 90s to solve interoperability issued for Computer Based Training (CBT) across multiple delivery systems. The most popular SCORM authoring tools are – QuoDeck , Articulate , Camtasia , Adobe Captivate. What is SCORM? SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model) is a standardized technical specification for eLearning content.

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We're All New at This

ATD Learning Technologies

I was sequestered in a conference room during Plugfest 9 with Philip Dodds, chief architect of the Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM™) and a few people on the ADL technical team. At the time, King was one of the leading people at Macromedia (soon to be Adobe) working on making integration with SCORM happen in products like Flash and Captivate. It was February 2005.

What is eLearning?

Coassemble

Department of Defense’s Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative (ADL), became the administrator of SCORM. As of the early 2000s, ADL supervises conformance requirements for SCORM learning content. .

Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Google Analytics embedded in Captivate courses) xAPI - you need your own LRS you need your own reporting -- there's a cost here. xAPI can be more powerful that GA, but it requires more coding and work Interesting fact: He's wearing a wearable LRS: using ADL's LRS and beacon software. These are my live blogged notes from the opening session at this year's DevLearn, hosted by the eLearning Guild and happening in Las Vegas. Forgive any typos and incoherencies.

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Simple Anatomy of SCORM-based E-Learning

Integrated Learnings

On top of that, I found out about the ADL initiative and the Department of Defense involvement in the specification. E-Learning development tools like Adobe Captivate, Lectora, or Articulate do all of this for you. By Jonathan Shoaf. I 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.

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SCORM 101: The Definitive Guide to Choose a SCORM Compliant LMS

learnWorlds

SCORM was first developed by the Advanced Distributed Learning Initiative – ADL, a research group sponsored by the US Department of Defense. A more reliable option for creating SCORM files/packages is using an authoring tool like: Adobe Captivate.

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

Aaron, can you tell me a little bit about your background and how you became involved with ADL? Two months after my layoff, a company called CTC recruited me to work for ADL. I worked with ADL from 2003-2006 and participated in the Technical Working Group afterwards. This work informed the conversations with several current and former ADL friends. Project Tin Can” was the name Rustici Software came up with to describe the work ADL contracted them to do.

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Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive

MakingBetter

It uses xAPI to translate interactions out of simulations (think medical or pilot simulations, not Captivate simulations) into Human Performance Markup Language (HPML), which is an emerging markup language in the HR space being touted among Human Capital managers (talent managers) in federal government. Speaking of events, ADL has a PlugFest happening in December in Orlando. Still emanating from DevLearn two weeks ago, the buzz about the Experience API is resonating.

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SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible

Paradiso

The most popular ones include Articulate Presenter, Camtasia Studio, Adobe Captivate, QuizForce, WordForce, PowerpointForce. So, normally it is ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning – a research group) that handles all the aspects related to SCORM. However, it is not mandatory to go through the process via the ADL route only. If you belong to the e-learning industry, you must’ve probably heard the term SCORM somewhere or the other.

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Text-to-Speech Costs – Licensing and Pricing

Tony Karrer

Audio Distribution License (ADL) – This is the license that permits audio distribution and is the type of license required for e-learning in business and education. The voice vendors have fixed the rate for an ADL license to be around 1/3 – 2/3 of the price of the equivalent voice talent ($1200/hour), depending on the TTS voice quality. Captivate) and its bundled voices. Acapela also offers a model like this for unrestricted ADL.

Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning

Learnnovators

This standard is being developed by Rustici Software (with a world-wide active community participating and contributing) for Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) – the keepers of SCORM. However, ‘Experience API’ is ADL’s official name for this standard. Beyond Learning Systems : This highly captivating story discusses how the power of Experience API could be extended much beyond ‘learning’.

Got SCORM?

ICS Learning

Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) has the complete specification (all 400+ pages of it) readily available on their site, but I was looking for a quick, “get your hands dirty” explanation that skipped all the mumbo-jumbo and would let me dive in and start trying things out. The SCORM specification, developed by Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL – [link] is a set of rules that learning management systems (LMS) and learning content follow in order to be compatible with each other.

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Why You Don’t Need a SCORM Compliant Learning Management System

Continu

When ADL created SCORM trainers weren’t thinking about these things yet. The two best apps for this are Adobe Captivate and Articulate Storyline. A full license for Captivate is $1,099. This is a good solution if you don’t want to create your own training in Captivate or Storyline. Even ADL, the company that created SCORM, has moved onto a different model.

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The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

Getting started in mobile design with products such as, Adobe Captivate 8 and Articulate Storyline 2, provides a starting point for responsive ready project design. ADL Mobile Learning Handbook. Guest post by Marie S. Lewandowski. Marie is a Sr. Instructional Designer, eLearning Consultant, Feature & Technical Writer. Spurred by the threat of the Civil War and the need for faster communication with the West.

TIN CAN API & THE FUTURE OF E-LEARNING

Learnnovators

This standard is being developed by Rustici Software (with a world-wide active community participating and contributing) for Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) – the keepers of SCORM. However, ‘Experience API’ is ADL’s official name for this standard. Beyond Learning Systems : This highly captivating story discusses how the power of Experience API could be extended much beyond ‘learning’.

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)

eLearning 24-7

CourseLab - E-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating very nice interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED. Camstudio – The closest system you can come to that is similar to Camtasia & some people say Captivate. Wink - I have mentioned them before because plenty of people feel that this is close to Captivate.

SCORM vs Tin Can API: The difference between compact discs and iTunes

ProProfs

1999: Sharable Content Object Reference Model (SCORM) – The US Department of Defence founded Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL Initiative) with the goal to improve the access and delivery of training to military forces. 2012: Tin Can API – ADL and Rustici Software release version.9 For instance, you can create a course with ProProfs LMS, which includes presentations, documents etc and then import a quiz from another LMS such as Captivate or Articulate.

What are SCORM and AICC, By the Way?

CommLab India

Most rapid authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate can be used to publish courses compliant with SCORM or AICC. This model was developed as part of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) initiative to address the interoperability, reusability, and durability challenges of online learning courses of the United States Department of Defense (DoD).

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The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

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. If you use Captivate, Lectora, or Storyline, or blend eLearning with instructor-led training, join this session to learn how the new Customizable Courseware for soft skills and sales will help you infuse awesomeness into your training curriculum.

The most updated and informative e-Learning community on Twitter

eFront

Evangelist @ Adobe for TCS2 (includes Captivate) his work continues to advance web 2.0 ► June (2) eFront Contests Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 ► May (2) eFront Wins Learning Technology Award E front v3.7 - architecture ► April (3) Interview on lms-selection.com Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans ADL accepts eFront as SCORM 2004 adopter ► March (2) eFront sites to check out 10 tips for using eFront Search This Blog Loading.

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

To give you an example, the free version is ADL SCORM 2004 certified (many commercial paid ones are not). Captivate – Overrated in my book. In fact, most folks have no idea that there are other authoring tools out there beyond Articulate, Captivate and Camtasia. . While traditionally best of the best are announced in December, I decided why wait. I mean it is not like something is going to change in just a few weeks for any such product.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). There are many popular authoring tools to choose from, including Adobe Captivate , Articulate Storyline , Elucidat , and iSpring Pro. Perhaps the most ubiquitous set of standards, SCORM was developed by Advanced Distributed Learning ( ADL ) and applied when developing LMS content. From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around.

April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

Art is a member of the ADL CMI-5 committee , and is an expert on both xAPI and CMI-5. Captivate [link]. New post April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary on Obsidian Learning. April 2016 #obsidianchat Summary. Time: 2:00 – 2:30PM 4/19/2016 twitter.com. . April’s Obsidian Chat topic was xAPI. We had xAPI expert Art Werkenthin from RISC, Inc. join us to share his knowledge and insight on the topic. This has been, by far, my favorite Obsidian chat.

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

LearnUpon

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. There are many commercial authoring tools on the market, including Elucidat , Articulate Storyline , Adobe Captivate , iSpring Pro , and Camtasia. eLearning is full of specialist terms and acronyms that aren’t always clearly defined.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Tin Can API is a new and evolving learning technology specification (from ADL – the SCORM people). Most of the authoring tools today (such as Articulate Presenter, Storyline, Captivate, Lectora, Raptivity, etc.) “Disruptors are innovators, but not all innovators are disruptors — in the same way that a square is a rectangle but not all rectangles are squares. ” ~ Forbes Magazine. INTRODUCTION.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

I Came, I Saw, I Learned by Kevin Siegel The content focuses on eLearning, mLearning, social media, and how-to articles for Captivate, Camtasia, FrameMaker, Acrobat, RoboHelp and PowerPoint. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning.

Adobe Summit Day 2 - Authorware and the future of e-Learning

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Migration: Captivate and Flash for content creation. ADL and AICC will play a role moving forward. Adobe Learning Summit I finally have an opportunity to sit and live blog. yes Mark, I know living blogging is soooo 90's ;-)] I'm sitting in the Friday morning session of the Adobe eLearning Summit. Yesterday was awesome and the reception at Adobe was a blast. GREAT hosts!!! Good people. Can't ask for much more.

TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

Tin Can API is a new and evolving learning technology specification (from ADL – the SCORM people). Disruptors are innovators, but not all innovators are disruptors — in the same way that a square is a rectangle but not all rectangles are squares. ” ~ Forbes Magazine. INTRODUCTION. e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

eLearning 24-7

Adobe Captivate. CourseLab – ADL SCORM certified, no less. As the evolution of e-learning continues, the rapid content authoring tools (RCAT) market follows suit. This is a growing market with new vendors showing up, but at the same time, others disappearing. While the assumption would be that all the products are alike, or that fee based tools are superior to their free counterparts, nothing could be farther than the truth.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED. Look at a minimum of 5-6 vendors and not just the well-known ones like Articulate or Captivate – they are good products, depending on what you want, but there are 108 content authoring tool vendors (that I track), plus many more open source ones (see my latest Content Authoring Tool Directory. The end of the year is here, okay in just a few short weeks, but for those on vacation, the festivities have already began.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). If you do not know the ADL, they are a part of the U.S. ″ Nearly Instant Download & Playback of Captivate Files Online - Adobe Captivate Blog , June 14, 2010 People often ask me about Captivate file sizes and how to optimize the learner experience accessing online content. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

Many instructional designers ( Christy Tucker , Wendy Wickham ) build their own courses using tools like Captivate. Of course there are some companies in India too, who require Instructional Designers to implement courses using tools like Captivate. There are exceptions though; during my brief stint at Accenture, the IDs created content using Captivate, RoboHelp, or a proprietary tool. This group includes folks from the ADL, IBM, Sun, etc.

How to Add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS Support to Your WordPress LMS Website to Deliver Interactive Content via eLearning Authoring Tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade

LifterLMS

GrassBlade is an ecosystem of separate products and features that allow you to host your eLearning content that you build in any authoring tool, such as Articulate, Captivate, Elucidat, Adapt, etc. So this group was part of the official ADL working group for xAPI Video Profile.