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. Synchronous learning: Instructor-led learning in a virtual classroom setting. Tin Can (xAPI) : Developed by Rustici Software at the request of ADL to support the concept that “learning happens everywhere”. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

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

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As eLearning gravitated towards online delivery and synchronous learning, SCORM became more popular and AICC lost favor with companies designing and deploying eLearning solutions. It was originally a research project that was awarded to Rustici Software by ADL. It was originally a research project that was awarded to Rustici Software by ADL. eLearning as a training medium to foster learning at the workplace has been in existence for over two decades now.

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Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

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Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool enables content experts to easily combine video, audio, images and texts into one synchronized learning object. eFront News from the e-learning frontier 10/17/2010 Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning As an e-Learning consultant I always was fun of open source software. The answer is simple.

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)

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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. SCORM compliant learning object generator, customized editing interface, web based media player that works across multiple platforms, video/audio, image slides, text synchronization.

Elearning applications

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MLOAT - (Authoring Tool) Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool enables content experts to easily combine video, audio, images and texts into one synchronized learning object. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year!

TinCan Demystified

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The standard is developed by the company RUSTICI but ADL is still the steward of the specification, just like SCORM. TinCan also claims improvements on another commonly required but rarely delivered functionality – the ability to complete learning objects offline and synchronize when you get online. If you are somewhat interested in eLearning and unless you have been living on a deserted island for the last year you probably have already heard about the TinCan project.

Free e-Learning books

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Members of the higher education academic and research communities K-12 educators and technologists Workplace technology integrators Synchronous e-Learning - eLearning Guild (Update 11/16/2010: suggested by Miriam Ramos-Warth ) The eLearning Guild’s Handbook on Synchronous e-Learning is intended for anyone who wants to produce, lead, or promote live, interactive learning events on the Web.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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Dimdim delivers synchronized live presentations, whiteboards and web pages while sharing your voice and video over the Internet - with no download.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

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ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). Perhaps the most ubiquitous set of standards, SCORM was developed by Advanced Distributed Learning ( ADL ) and applied when developing LMS content. Synchronous Learning. Synchronous Learning is instructor-led learning in a virtual classroom setting. From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around.

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. Blended learning: The combination of traditional face-to-face (or synchronous) learning methods and technology-based online learning (asynchronous) methods. eLearning is full of specialist terms and acronyms that aren’t always clearly defined.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

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Under her guidance, the association was able to offer its first asynchronous Web-delivered course, and its first synchronous Webinar. 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.