Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. She tries to find answers to three simple questions regarding each tools mentioned in the mind map –. For many tools, the answers are as expected.

What is AICC?

Growth Engineering

AICC is one of the most important terms you’ll come across in the world of online learning. That’s why we’ve put together this handy guide, explaining everything you need to know about AICC. AICC standard. AICC is a specification of eLearning content, established by the committee from which it gets its name. The AICC group formed in 1988 to find a way to bring down the costs involved with computer-based training. Complying with AICC. The future of AICC.

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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? SCORM and AICC are learning technology standards that determine how e-learning courses interact with learning management systems (LMSs). Most rapid authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate can be used to publish courses compliant with SCORM or AICC.

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Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: What do you think is the future of rapid e-learning authoring tools? Pooja: The future of e-learning authoring tools is to fit the category of ‘simple yet powerful’. Easy enough to begin with, and at the same time having the depth, so that authors are not limited by the tool. I see the future e-learning tools allowing the authors to easily add complex interactions, games, and 2D/ 3D animations with absolutely no programming.

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Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know

Mindflash

Learning Management System (LMS): A learning management system (LMS) is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting and delivery of education courses or training programs. Learning Content Management System (LCMS): The difference between and LMS and an LCMS is that an LCMS has the added functionality of authoring e-learning content in the LMS. An LCMS has a built-in authoring tool, and LMSs do not.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I wouldn’t call it pondering rather I would call it a huge misnomer in the entire authoring tool industry, course development industry – with vendors here – when it comes to course standards. At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I’ve never heard someone say, “Sheesh, I need an LMS that is SCORM certified, or what your authoring tool is not AICC certified?

Compliance Learning Management System to Meet Your Training Needs

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The new-age compliance learning management system is becoming an essential tool for most of the organizations. Today, it is necessary for Learning and Development teams to train employees on the company’s culture, policies, and safety guidelines. With technological advancement, companies are implementing corporate LMSs which comply with SCORM, AICC, Tin Can, Section 508, and other regulations.

Walking down the Interactive Learning Path with Raptivity

Raptivity

With a tool like Raptivity, educators can bridge this gap by adding meaningful learning interactions (such as brainteasers, interactive diagrams, 3D worlds, games, simulations, assessments and much more) to their digital content. Raptivity is one of the world’s finest interactivity building tools, and is being used worldwide to make teaching content and training workshops more engaging, interactive and enjoyable - be it in the classroom, online or on mobile devices.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). Should you be using rapid authoring tools?

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia).

Announcing Lectora Version 11.3

Trivantis

the latest version of your favorite e-Learning authoring software. is even better than before, with new features, including: Enhanced Design Tools. Globally increase or decrease the font size for all of the text in a title with the new Text Size tool. For more information about Lectora Version 11, please visit: Lectora e-Learning software. Lectora just got an update! Meet Lectora® Version 11.3,

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Elearning development tools: only Adobe? Over the last ten years or so, major elearning developers have preferred to use tools like Flash, Authorware and Director from Adobe (earlier Macromedia). Should you be using rapid authoring tools?

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions—Part 2

ATD Learning Technologies

Now, let’s take a closer look at authoring tools, LMSs, and e-learning course design. E-Learning Authoring Tools. What is the most common e-learning development software? The most recent research on the subject of authoring tool popularity is several years old. There are a lot of opinions about which tool is the best, though. In the end, they are all very good tools, so it is just about finding the right match for you.

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

Creating top-notch software simulations/tutorials has always been its biggest strength. With every version, Adobe makes improvements and also has some neat additions to the tool which make it easier to develop e-learning courseware. You can simply import your preferred assets right from within the tool and use them in your course in a seamless manner. Best-in-class screen capture capabilities for software simulations.

3 Things to Check Before Developing a SCORM Compliant Course

CommLab India

The Rapid Authoring Tool. Another important thing you must check is whether the rapid authoring tool you have or will be choosing gives you SCORM compliant output. This is an important consideration because, if your authoring tool does not give you SCORM output, all your development efforts will go in vain as the Learning Management System (LMS) will not be able to track the e-learning course. So, check which of these guidelines your LMS complies with.

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PowerPoint Add-ins – Develop E-learning Courses Rapidly

CommLab India

You can also get output compatible with various guidelines such as SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, AICC, and Tin Can. While these 3 are simple add-ins to PowerPoint, you have other tools too which help you develop some highly engaging and interactive online courses. Here is a blog, 3 Types of Rapid Authoring Tools for E-learning Development , which will take you through the other types of e-learning tools.

What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)?

Xyleme

A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) is a tool or software that allows an organization, university, or company to create and publish learning content and publish it in print and web formats. While they share some functionalities, the two types of software are solutions to different problems. One easy way to remember is that CMS means Content Management System, which is any software that works for creating and storing content.

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An Overview of What’s New in Lectora Inspire – PART 1

CommLab India

If you are an online learning developer, then chances are, you have pretty much heard of Lectora Inspire – an e-learning development tool which lets you: Transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences. The tool can be used by folks with intermediate computer skills (even non-programmers) to create engaging and interactive e-learning courseware. Although Lectora Inspire has a steep learning curve, it’s extremely intuitive to use objects in the tool.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

You have many important decisions that need to be made ranging from issues related to the use of technology to required facilities to instructional design to software development and media production. IT professionals including network engineers, software developers, database engineers and technical support staff. Phase 4: Software Development. Environmental (hardware, software, bandwidth, etc.) Learning Content Management and Authoring Systems.

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. The first official eLearning content standard, AICC was developed by the Aviation Industry CBT Committee in 1993 as a CD-ROM based standard.

Top 10 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

The bummer factor is that in order to use it with “your content”, you have to buy Genie, their authoring tool, which is a separate price point. . Supports nearly all verticals, but strong spots tend to be software/hardware technology, retail, hospitality and manufacturing. Wish there was an LXP with a very good – game changer SaaS authoring tool with it? System course standards acceptance include SCORM, AICC, xAPI, but no PENS.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms

LearnUpon

It is a guideline for building effective training and performance support tools in five phases. Authoring Tool. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning content deliverable to end users using SCORM or xAPI standards. The Graphics Interchange Format developed by software writer Steve Wilhite while working for CompuServe in 1987 (who pronounces it jif).