SCORM Cloud vs Learning Management System comparison

Paradiso

Having a well designed and developed SCORM packages will give you precision and efficiency. But in the same way, it is important to have an LMS platform with excellent service, that reproduces your SCORM’s and gives you many more features. What is SCORM Cloud?

Responding to recent ADL funding news

Experience API

I’ve spent a lot of time over the last couple of weeks learning about some things that are happening with ADL (the governing body for SCORM and closest thing we currently have to a single steward for xAPI right now). Some funding things happened at ADL, but ADL will continue to do work on xAPI and with the xAPI community. SCORM and xAPI are both still just fine. ADL’s funding has been reduced substantially in the short-term.

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Think xAPI is Next-Generation SCORM? Think Again

Talented Learning

But are you still fuzzy about where SCORM ends and xAPI begins? But that does not mean xAPI is a next-generation version of SCORM (aka Sharable Content Object Reference Model ). How Did the SCORM/xAPI Confusion Begin? The Trouble With SCORM. Another Problem With SCORM.

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Getting SCORM Content into your LMS

LearnUpon

Creating and exporting a great SCORM compliant course with an authoring tool is one skill. To ensure the process goes seamlessly (and you don’t pull your hair out due to a simple error), we’re going to walk you through the process of getting your SCORM content into your LMS. .

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A SCORM-Certified LMS Helps Companies Score

TOPYX LMS

Nonprofits, associations, multinationals, and businesses all rely on learning management systems (LMSs) to ensure peaceful, organized, effective operations. However, there is one thing that all social learning management systems should have in common: a SCORM certification.

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What is SCORM?

Origin Learning

SCORM refers to Sharable Content Object Reference Model, a technical standard for writing e-learning content. Basically, SCORM determines how online content and Learning Management Systems (LMS) “talk” to each other. SCORM stands for. Achieving 4 key goals with SCORM.

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

G-Cube

So, it is crucial for organizations to select the right kind of tool which improves the overall effectiveness of the training program. SCORM compliant authoring tools aid to store data in an elearning system, thereby enabling managers to analyze employee data.

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. This evening I attended a webinar by ADL: the new standard (project TinCan) kickoff. The ADL will launch it in June. This will take some time, so there will not be an effect on the learning activities in the short term.

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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.

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Got SCORM?

ICS Learning

Got SCORM? A Brief Technical Overview That Answers the Question “What is SCORM?” When I started researching SCORM in preparation for developing content and implementing an LMS, what I remember most was my frustration at the lack of any concise, hands-on information that was available about SCORM. The SCORM specification is no different. SCORM specifies that SCOs use an ECMA Standards compliant scripting language to communicate with the LMS.

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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]. Reasons SCORM 2004 Failed.

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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. As you can see, there’s nothing particularly ‘SCORM’ about it.

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What is SCORM & Decoding Its Importance For eLearning

ProProfs

You encounter the term “SCORM” and start thinking, “What does it mean? There are many like you who aren’t aware of SCORM and what it can do for elearning. When it comes to online learning, “SCORM” and “SCORM compliant” are common things. . What is SCORM?

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What are SCORM and AICC, By the Way?

CommLab India

If you have ever been involved in online course design and development, you might have come across e-learning professionals talking about AICC and SCORM. What are SCORM and AICC? What is SCORM? SCORM is the acronym for Sharable Content Object Reference Model. SCORM.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. ” For many years, with the use of SCORM alone, the answer was no. We had to find ways to overcome SCORM’s limitations and open up the channels to recording a wide variety of learning experiences.

xAPI: Why Should I Care and What Could It Do for Me?

Meridian

In the training world, we were introduced to SCORM from an initiative that arose in 1999, led by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) and Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). It took a few years and by the mid-2000s, SCORM had become the de facto standard for all eLearning content. xAPI, like SCORM before it, started from a DoD and ADL 2011 initiative. The limitations and age of SCORM were already beginning to show and a course correction was needed.

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xAPI: Why Should I Care and What Could It Do for Me?

Meridian

In the training world, we were introduced to SCORM from an initiative that arose in 1999, led by the United States Department of Defense (DoD) and Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). It took a few years and by the mid-2000s, SCORM had become the de facto standard for all eLearning content. xAPI, like SCORM before it, started from a DoD and ADL 2011 initiative. The limitations and age of SCORM were already beginning to show and a course correction was needed.

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Mike Rustici – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT MIKE RUSTICI (President, Rustici Software): In 2002, Mike Rustici founded Rustici Software to help Learning Management Systems and e-learning content creators work well with each other using the SCORM standard. Mike’s company is leading the world towards adoption of the Tin Can API, the successor to SCORM. We can then look at whether their chosen path is effective for them (perhaps they are misguided about how they learn best).

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

ProProfs

Tin Can API and SCORM are both eLearning standards, which help companies to measure the impact of their training programs. SCORM vs Tin Can: Similarities & Differences. Limitations of SCORM: Data sharing was made easy but SCROM still had its limitations. SCORM.

Q&A - eLearning Standards Especially SCORM

Tony Karrer

Here's a recent one to get me started: Is it mandatory to use SCORM while developing an E-learning Software? SCORM is as close as you get to Mandatory in the world of eLearning. You want to implement your courseware to the SCORM standard if you plan to have it launched and/or tracked under an LMS. SCORM is a fairly easy standard to deal with especially since most people are fine with a single SCO that does only single score/completion reporting.

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.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. Tin Can API is a new and evolving learning technology specification (from ADL – the SCORM people). Video production has become easy and cost effective.

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. In this post we discuss what TinCan really is and how it compares to SCORM. The Tincan API resulted from several deliberations on SCORM 2.0 The standard is developed by the company RUSTICI but ADL is still the steward of the specification, just like SCORM. Compared to TinCan, SCORM was a very complex standard.

What is the AICC Standard and How is it Relevant to My eLearning Plan?

Docebo

When the AICC disbanded, they transferred the CMI-5 project to the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative to ensure continued access to all of your training content. The AICC is dissolved, but having an LMS that supports AICC is still crucial.

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Tin Can: My First impressions from mLearnCon 2012

Upside Learning

I attended a session by Aaron Silvers, Community Manager at Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). Tin Can is not a replacement of SCORM but it’s a whole new API. The focus of SCORM was on the micro data pertaining to a course access by a learner.Tin Can is nothing like this.

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The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

AICC and SCORM – The Core Standards of eLearning. SCORM stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model. The SCORM API enabled easy interaction and communication between the actual online course and the LMS in which the eLearning content is deployed. and SCORM 2004.

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A Glance Back at xAPI; A Look Ahead at Data Ownership

MakingBetter

Vendor lock-in happens as LRSs make data LESS accessible to work with, perpetuating the scenario LMS vendors implemented with SCORM. There’s a group hosted by ADL that is working towards this. Admittedly, some vendors thrived because of this in SCORM.

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#DevLearn retrospective: Start dreaming about the future of eLearning

Challenge to Learn

The guy sitting on the left is Aron Silvers from ADL. The third guy is Mike Rustici from Rustici software (the company behind Scorm cloud) the company that developed the TinCan API. This year more than ever DevLearn addressed the future of eLearning.

Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive

MakingBetter

Tim Chudy of Rustici Software delivered a great presentation showcasing what Catholic Relief Services is doing with their Watershed LRS to improve the effectiveness of their relief efforts in disaster-stricken parts of the world.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

It’s a five-phase framework that instructional designers use; a guideline for building effective training and learning support tools. ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. The manifest is a nitty-gritty detail of SCORM.

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

LearnUpon

Manifest file: The manifest is a nitty gritty detail of SCORM. The SCORM package itself is a zip file that contains all of the media contents a course is made from, including things like SCOs, HTML and Flash files. Popular eLearning content standards include AICC, SCORM and xAPI.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

Resources authored in eXe can be exported in IMS Content Package, SCORM 1.2, Using Wink you can capture screenshots, add explanations boxes, buttons, titles etc and generate a highly effective tutorial for your users.

Important Features of an Ideal Rapid Authoring Tool

CommLab India

If it does not, then it is of little use to the firm as you cannot develop effective online courses using it. The use of audio plays an important role in the effectiveness of the online course. Videos are effective in engaging learners and communicating information quickly and easily.

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Challenge to Learn

Judy brings out a weekly newsletter (for the ADL) on mobile developments. I’m a fan of TinCan (the new SCORM standard that officially released today) but this wasn’t a successful presentation. People will have to do things different in order to be more effective.

Elearning applications

eFront

Traditional instructor led training is expensive and, in some cases, difficult to track its effectiveness. eFront - (LMS) eFront is a user friendly Open Source Learning Management System, visually attractive and SCORM certified!

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms

LearnUpon

It is a guideline for building effective training and performance support tools in five phases. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. eLearning can be a needlessly complicated subject. As mentioned in a previous post , buzzwords and acronyms are frequently used.

Standard Options Apply

MakingBetter

If SCORM taught us anything, it was these two things: First, it taught us how to make real money in learning technology by formalizing how we commonly approach enterprise software; Second, it taught us how costly it is to not be mindful or deliberate about our choices, technical and political, at the specification and standards level. It may be imperfect, but it does work beyond just fixing things that we eventually figured out were really stagnating about SCORM.