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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SCORM Implementation For Blackberry

Upside Learning

Since my post on SCORM Implementation for Mobile Devices , I have wanted to write a specific post on offline SCORM implementation for Blackberry, which is still the most widely used mobile device in enterprise and business domains. Again, as in implementation of SCORM for mobile devices, we encountered some interesting issues in its implementation for Blackberry. Solution: We implemented SCORM standard in JavaScript files.

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xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

We work with SCORM and xAPI every day at LearnUpon. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to xAPI might add. Choosing between xAPI vs SCORM can seem confusing. They provide alternative methods for achieving similar outcomes.

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Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

How it’s Viewed7 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Pages Interactive8 The Sky’s the Limit with the Cloud9 Translate Your Learning into Hundreds of Languages10 Track and Analyze Exactly how. are switching between devices, alternating between. Track and Analyze Exactly.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate? How is Elucidat a good alternative to Storyline and Captivate? Check out the top 10 learning analytics to track.

What is SCORM? A Simple Guide for those new to eLearning

LearnUpon

SCORM has become so widely used, it’s often referred to as the default or de facto standard of eLearning. But SCORM’s confusing name and technical nature make it difficult for some eLearning professionals to understand. Understanding “what is SCORM?” What is SCORM?

13 Steps to produce a SCORM course

LearnUpon

Our Account Managers are regularly asked the question: how do I create SCORM courses? Basing my approach on Josh Kaufman’s brilliant book: The First 20 Hours , I fast forwarded my progress to being able to produce SCORM (and Tin Can) content in a single sitting. SCORM.

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Tin Can API vs SCORM: which should you choose?

LearnUpon

We work with SCORM and the Tin Can API (or xAPI as it’s known) every day at LearnUpon. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to Tin Can might add. Choosing between Tin Can API vs SCORM can seem confusing. Better tracking.

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Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Is it finally time for SCORM, the specification superstar of the noughties, to move over for modern learning technology? SCORM won the hearts of L&D folk everywhere, when it was invented by the ADL in 2000. No wonder L&D folks are so attached to SCORM. SCORM is safe.

Easygenerator Adds TinCan Support, a New Editor, More HTML Question Types and Course Templates.

easygenerator

TinCan is the new Scorm standard (link) that allows you to track and trace learning experiences from anywhere. You can now for example create mobile courses and still be able to track the results and TinCan will open up more opportunities in the future.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

” For many years, with the use of SCORM alone, the answer was no. SCORM had the limitation that any learning you wanted recorded had to be eLearning ( formal learning ), online, launched in a browser from a LMS, and could only record very specific things. SCORM.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

You can still create it as SCORM, SCORM 1.2/2004, but as a “web&# it won’t be tracked from the SCORM perspective, unless you locate a plugin or API that enables your CMS to be SCORM compliant – and well, good luck on that. If you want the course component, another option is to look at SCORM Cloud which I recently reported on this blog. And yes, it would be fully SCORM 2004 compliant (as long as you uploaded your courses as SCORM 2004).

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

The alternative approach: “Thought and Action are One” (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity. Without presenting an alternative way of writing content, SMEs will cling to these traditonal methods.

What is Your Training Plan B?

Dashe & Thomson

I started thinking about managing instructional design projects and the need to find alternative strategies when things go wrong. The IT Department was to create a knowledge base for an issue tracking system that would be used by the Help Desk.

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Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 1)

Learnnovators

We need to have mobile enabled content that doesn’t require tracking by the LMS and we have to get rid of the notion that if learning isn’t tracked it’s not formal or not valuable. I see learning like that; we will always have traditional classrooms and we’ll have mobile learning, flipped classrooms, learning via alternative reality, learning via an apprenticeship. The data side of gamification (tracking, monitoring and measuring) will provide a powerful tool.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

SCORM. What SCORM compliance are you? SCORM (as it is known, when it is before 1.2)? . Because if you are using a content authoring tool that is SCORM 2004, then you must find a system that is at least 2004. SCORM is backward compatible, not forward. . It can be SCORM too, but the AICC is the key. . PENS was created by AICC as an alternative to SCORM 2004, 3rd edition. . Can you track the end users in it?

eLearning Thought Leaders: OpenSesame

eLearning Weekly

Our technology connects SCORM or AICC courses to any learning management system, enabling developers to focus their attentions on creating great courses instead of resolving technical hurdles. JB: A SCORM video player.

What is eLearning?

LearnUpon

SCORM. To those new to the eLearning world, SCORM seems like a confusing concept. The good news is that using SCORM provides your learner with a more interactive, engaging experience, and allows you greater control over the time spent on your courses.

Articulate Rise, A Responsive Authoring Tool

LearnUpon

Export to SCORM/xAPI and upload to your LMS. Alternatively, you can start from scratch and use ‘blocks’ that allow you to build courses by selecting module types. SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI. These course formats track learner progression in various ways. You can track using course completion, quiz result, or a Storyline block. Business tools used to require you to download and run an application on your machine.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Eventually, these devices will send detailed reporting to learning management systems, in roughly the same way that an online quiz or a SCORM module can report to an LMS. Whereas Badges offers reporting between separate systems, but currently offers much less reporting than SCORM does.)

The 10 Must-Have LMS Software Features

ProProfs

there are fewer better alternatives to properly-designed assessments when it comes to gauging progress. Tin Can (xAPI) / SCORM Compliance Tin Can and SCORM are software specifications that allow LMS applications to talk to other applications (cross-software communication).

LCMS vs. LMS: A Guide to Learning Content Management Systems

Elucidat

It’s a platform that allows you to create, manage, host and track digital learning content. Both allow you to host and deliver digital learning, and both are SCORM compatible. You would like the option to track using xAPI rather than SCORM. Basic SCORM tracking is enough.

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Build eLearning Courses with Materials You Already Have

LearnUpon

I have heard that I need to use SCORM?”. SCORM is the defacto standard for eLearning courses and depending on the following factors it may or may not be right for you : Reasons to use SCORM: Developing courses in SCORM can help you to make eLearning content more interactive.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. Track Learning Activities not Hosted on an LMS. SCORM. It can capture and do everything that SCORM can possibly do.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). The manifest is a nitty-gritty detail of SCORM. SCORM package.

The A-Z of eLearning Acronyms (with bonus explanations from experts)

TalentLMS

It’s not SCORM compliant and the LRS won’t link to the LMS so how do we show the new JIT training to the CLO?”. As in, “Gang, we need to find a CAT that is SCORM compliant and plays well with our LMS.”. An alternative to ADDIE. SCORM = Sharable Content Object Reference Model.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Eventually, these devices will send detailed reporting to learning management systems, in roughly the same way that an online quiz or a SCORM module can report to an LMS. Whereas Badges offers reporting between separate systems, but currently offers much less reporting than SCORM does.)

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. Track Learning Activities not Hosted on an LMS. SCORM. It can capture and do everything that SCORM can possibly do.

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4 eLearning Trends That Will Change The Way You Look At Online Learning

CommLab India

It’s safe to say that videos are truly a valiant alternative to the reclining and somewhat boring conventional approach of e-learning. SCORM and Tin Can API for e-learning content standards. The outcomes delivered by SCORM- and Tin Can-compliant courses are very similar.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. Many of us will continue to depend on some combination of SCORM, Tin Can and video content when developing courses until flash is truly dead.

Y Is xAPI So x-Zillerating?

ATD Learning Technologies

xAPI promises far more than its predecessor, the SCORM standard, which tracked e-learning activity in learning management systems. In the SCORM e-learning environment, the provider would be the e-learning course itself.

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How to Get State of the Art Training -- Without Replacing Your LMS

Launchfire

Because you’re outside of your LMS, you’re not limited by SCORM, which means the content can be much richer than standard LMS content. CON Neutered Tracking. Usually, when you host your content outside of your LMS, you are able to track much more granular data. Tracking is So-So.

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Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

However the advent of AIR for mobile provides an alternative here: - I t opens up possibilities of porting same solution across all supporting devices with some minor tweaks (like changing routines for accessing some device specific features). -

Making The Jump Into eLearning

ICS Learning

The system will perform all of the management, tracking, reporting, and administrative functionality. The SCORM Specification. The e-Learning industry has developed several specifications of its own whose goal is to allow courseware to be “plugged” into any LMS so that it can be properly launched and tracked. In laymen’s terms, it is this SCORM standard that allows courseware or Sharable Content Objects (SCOs) of all types to be loaded into any SCORM-compatible LMS.