The Best eLearning Authoring Tools: Review and Features


Alternatively, choose a version of an open-source product that is adapted and supported by a third-party vendor. 2004), xAPI/TinCan API, HTML5, MOOC, AICC, cmi5, and LTI. Next steps—Request for Proposal (RFP).

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. This is a “profile” for using the xAPI specification with learning management systems. RFP (Request for Proposal). xAPI (Tin Can).


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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

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8 Custom Learning Experiences Offer Flexible Alternatives. In addition, with advanced analytics technology like xAPI, organizations are now tracking and analyzing learning experiences with incredible precision. Furthermore, since authoring and deployment are shared on a common platform, SCORM and xAPI issues tend to matter less. When and how to use an RFP (or not). Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway?

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

As an alternative, it may require attending some live online interaction , which requires some sort of video conferencing. SCORM/xAPI compatibility. The newer file format is called Experience API (xAPI) or “Tin Can API”. An eLearning platform has more bells and whistles and notably can handle SCORM/xAPI files and therefore can provide detailed tracking and reporting as well as serve as the single form of your organization’s training records.