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

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Certain file types and codecs won’t work with SCORM systems. SCORM traditionally works with Flash files, which aren’t supported by iOS devices. And large file sizes can cause problems, which is bad for visual content. On top of all that, SCORM isn’t optimized for bite-sized learning. When ADL created SCORM trainers weren’t thinking about these things yet. Even a medium-sized company might have a handful of people involved in creating training materials.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

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ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). In LearnUpon, a content library is a repository of reusable content, like videos, documents, question pools, SCORM and xAPI (Tin Can) files, from which a course can be created. Originally used to compress image files, nowadays it’s best known for moving images which are a lightweight alternative to video. It usually takes the form of bite-sized courses that learners can access and complete while on-the-job. Manifest File.

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

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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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The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2

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It can reduce files sizes to about 5% of their original size, although some detail is lost in the compression. . LETSI is a new organization with worldwide sponsorship to whom ADL will be handing over stewardship of SCORM. Portable Network Graphics is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression. In part 1 of this list, we worked through the most important eLearning related acronyms that you are likely to come across.