Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. Now, thanks to new learning standards, and new ways of using older ones, that promise may be here. New Standards May Provide the Answer. To that end came the development of HTML5 and responsive web content that adjusts to the screen size. Then came Experience API (xAPI) and CMI5. Let’s look at how we can use our standards for learning in the mobile world. What about Flash?

Migrating from Flash to HTML5 – Part 1

ePath Learning

. The Adobe Flash Player is going away at the end of 2020. That means that your Flash-based courses will fail to play on web browsers, resulting in a frustrating learning experience. Why is Flash going away? Most web browsers are already phasing out support for Flash.

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How to Refine Your Flash courses in HTML5 Conversions

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Flash to HTML5 conversion may be good opportunity to redesign your existing courses into more effective and efficient courseware. All these offer an opportunity to redesign your elearning into effective and efficient HTML5 elearning. The HTML5 requirement opens up your existing courseware to be available across multiple devices and modern browsers. When better to incorporate the feedback into learning design than during the Flash-to-HTML5 conversion?

Flash player will no longer be supported

Ideaon

And sail to a new flash-devoid future. Adobe has an an End-of-life page , an obituary to Flash. Open standards such as HTML5, WebGL, and WebAssembly have continually matured over the years and serve as viable alternatives for Flash content. Convert courses to html5.

Flash player will no longer be supported

Ideaon

And sail to a new flash-devoid future. Adobe has an an End-of-life page , an obituary to Flash. Open standards such as HTML5, WebGL, and WebAssembly have continually matured over the years and serve as viable alternatives for Flash content. Convert courses to html5.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. Flash will be allowed to die in 2020 as Adobe ceases to support the standard. Extensive use of Flash makes this development a concern for those of us working in the eLearning industry. The rise of HTML5?

HTML5 – The Force Awakens

Ideaon

We have had a more than a year of HTML5 now. HTML5 (with CSS) is what makes it happen and It has quickly become the creation weapon of choice. Here are the 7 fruitful reasons to incorporate HTML5 in e-learning: 1. HTML5 has the capability to provide content adaptability to all screen sizes. HTML5 flies solo. HTML5 has become a universal working standard with its worldwide presence in the industry. HTML5 creates a flexible and clean way to program.

Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

You can easily create courses, simulations, and demonstrations that address accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Pooja: Tools have already started aligning themselves to adapt to the HTML5 publish option.

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5 Eternal eLearning Trends That Have Stood the Test of Time

Adobe Captivate

SCORM was succeeded by xAPI, also known as Tin Can API as well as Experience API. xAPI or Tin Can was considered an improvement over SCORM because it enables learners to collect data online and offline, while helping track learner progress and use content through a multitude of software suites, in addition to certain other features. Flash to HTML5 Conversion. Flash is dead. But, Flash didn’t die all of a sudden. This hastened Flash’s imminent doom.

Janhavi Padture – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

One area where these tools will continue to invest in will be HTML5 and mobile responsive output. How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? I am happy to inform you that Raptivity , our RIB tool, is among the early adopters of this standard. It is not a limitation of the RIB tools but rather a function of the stringent standards required for accessibility. But we hope to see more and more HTML5 content becoming accessible.

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Tom: HTML5 is all the rage. In addition, each browser is a bit different in how it supports HTML5 and there are hundreds of devices that may be used to access the content. Tom: Our goal is to craft the best HTML5 output for course authoring.

TOM KUHLMANN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Tom: HTML5 is all the rage. In addition, each browser is a bit different in how it supports HTML5 and there are hundreds of devices that may be used to access the content. Tom: Our goal is to craft the best HTML5 output for course authoring.

SCORM 101: The Definitive Guide to Choose a SCORM Compliant LMS

learnWorlds

SCORM, which stands for Shareable Content Object Reference Model , is an eLearning standard for educational content. Reference Model: The reference model indicates that SCORM is a standard or a set of ‘rules’ that everyone working in the eLearning industry needs to understand and apply.

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JANHAVI PADTURE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

One area where these tools will continue to invest in will be HTML5 and mobile responsive output. How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? I am happy to inform you that Raptivity , our RIB tool, is among the early adopters of this standard. It is not a limitation of the RIB tools but rather a function of the stringent standards required for accessibility. But we hope to see more and more HTML5 content becoming accessible.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

From HTML5 to Tin Can/Experience API, there’s certainly some change and growth happening right now on the tech side of e-Learning. How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? With this new standard, we can truly see an authentic picture of a learner’s experience. Eric: Just recently we’ve started to see more authoring tools with the ability to publish to HTML5, a necessity for creating responsive courses.

POOJA JAISINGH – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

You can easily create courses, simulations, and demonstrations that address accessibility standards such as Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Pooja: Tools have already started aligning themselves to adapt to the HTML5 publish option.

Different Ways Of Leveraging SCORM Cloud In e-learning

Wizcabin

Although there have been debates on which content standard type is better between xAPI and SCORM , the choice is yours to make. Your choice of content standards depends on your required learning outcomes. By using SCORM Cloud in e-learning, you can test your course content and ensure that they adhere strictly to your content standards (xAPI, SCORM, or AICC). SCORM cloud helps to evaluate how your courses adhering to your content standards can run on your LMS.

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Rapid Authoring Tips to Tackle Legacy Flash eLearning Content

BrightCarbon

Welcome to our comprehensive guide to handling legacy Flash eLearning content. This page has all you need to know to on how to rapidly republish or recreate your courses to adapt to the imminent end of Flash at the end of 2020. What is happening to legacy Flash eLearning content?

ERIC SCHUERMANN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

From HTML5 to Tin Can/Experience API, there’s certainly some change and growth happening right now on the tech side of e-Learning. How will the tools evolve further to capitalize the real power of this standard? With this new standard, we can truly see an authentic picture of a learner’s experience. Eric: Just recently we’ve started to see more authoring tools with the ability to publish to HTML5, a necessity for creating responsive courses.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

Authoring tools refer to web-based e-learning and are designed for particular styles of learning, file formats, delivery platforms, production workflows and eLearning standards. 2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. .

SCORM vs AICC: how do they compare?

Elucidat

Another set of standards that has the same aim is AICC. SCORM is a set of packaging standards that means once your elearning is set up with the right file structure, uploading a course to the LMS is just a matter of uploading a.zip file. It was designed for Flash.

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. At the big eLearning conferences this year, roughly 50% of sessions and exhibitor booths were focused on either xAPI or Badges. This is a pretty clear sign that these two (separate) standards are at the peak of the hype curve. The promise of these two standards is (speak of the devil) interoperability: the ability to report about learning between separate systems. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

SCORM Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Answered by Experts

learnWorlds

What is the difference in the production process between SCORM, HTML5, and xAPI? As described in a formal, academic context, SCORM is a trusted set of technical standards and requirements for eLearning software products, for creating and exchanging educational content.

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Top 10 Authoring Tools that Deliver Engaging Learning Content

Paradiso

Authoring tools refer to web-based e-learning and are designed for particular styles of learning, file formats, delivery platforms, production workflows and eLearning standards. 2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. .

Publishing A SCORM Course with Articulate Storyline 3

LearnUpon

We also support another eLearning standard called xAPI , which might be a better option to choose. The main choice here is between HTML5 and flash. We’ve written in the past about the demise of flash and how that will affect your SCORM courses – in short: You should choose HTML5! Options to choose from: HTML5. FLash. So HTML5 will be used on new browsers and if your learners use a legacy browser it’ll fallback to flash. *A

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Articulate 360 Review: Why Your Business Should Strongly Consider Upgrading

Bottom-Line Performance

Better HTML5 output: One of the best, most unspoken new features is an optimized HTML5 engine. With the better HTML5 engine, republishing courses using a new version of Storyline may improve crash issues on mobile devices lacking in RAM. Flash vs. HTML5: You can publish to Flash, HTML5, or both (and prioritize either over the other). Does your company want to decrease Flash use and focus on future browsers with HTML5?

A Step-by-Step Guide to Publish and Host your E-learning on an LMS

CommLab India

Now most tools offer HTML5 output option in publishing so that your e-learning is compatible with mobile devices. This option helps access the course on devices that don’t support Flash such as iPads. Checking ‘ Include HTML5 output ’, allows your learners view your course as HTML5 content. In some tools, tracking mobile player content is possible when the LMS has xAPI or Tin Can API specifications. You have developed a fantastic e-learning.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. At the big eLearning conferences this year, roughly 50% of sessions and exhibitor booths were focused on either xAPI or Badges. This is a pretty clear sign that these two (separate) standards are at the peak of the hype curve. The promise of these two standards is (speak of the devil) interoperability: the ability to report about learning between separate systems. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

Adaptive and Responsive Design for eLearning: Part 2

eFront

A few years ago, when rapid eLearning development tools were in their infancy, the job of eLearning designers was fairly straightforward , and had very little to do with web standards. All that designers had to do was to provide a nice looking screen layout and graphics, add a few animations and activities and publish the course, which really meant exporting the lot to Flash.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

Think “flash cards” for mobile knowledge transfer, short, easy to digest videos , and you can be sure employees will be grateful that you’ve taken into consideration how they prefer to consume content on their devices. If we focus on ensuring that the mobile learning design is HTML5 enabled (native HTML5 is preferred) and responsive, the deliverables will most likely work and look beautifully across all mobile devices. Learning can happen anywhere, and xAPI lets us track it.

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The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

Adapt Builder is an authoring tool that allows you to create fully responsive, multi-device, HTML5 e-learning courses that display effectively on tablet devices and smartphones (as well as PCs and laptops). xAPI (Tin Can). Flash.

5 Common Myths About eLearning Authoring Tools Busted

gomo learning

Authoring Tool Myth #3: HTML5 Courses Don’t Look as Good as Old Flash-Based Courses. Flash was once the long-standing favorite for eLearning developers thanks to a combination of interactivity and high graphical quality. And Flash will be completely scrapped by the end of 2020.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

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

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

ATD Learning Technologies

Is there a preference or reason for choosing xAPI, AICC, SCORM over the other? xAPI, AICC, and SCORM are all communication protocols about how learning events talk to tracking systems. AICC was the first standard, developed specifically for the aviation industry when there were no standards. Then SCORM was developed as a broader standard for all industries. xAPI is the much newer version that allows for more flexibility, especially with newer technology.

eLearning Basics: Can You Make Your Own eLearning Courses?

Convergence Training

In the elearning authoring tool, publish the elearning course in a standard or format that is appropriate for your LMS. This will probably be SCORM or xAPI and it will include HTML5 (read our article about the upcoming end of Flash).

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

Why xAPI? or Why Should I Care About xAPI? How the Experience API (xAPI) is an enabler. Technology discussed in this session: Experience API (xAPI), games, simulations, and HTML5. About your presenter: Michael Hruska, the president and CEO of Problem Solutions, is a technologist with experience spanning across standards, emerging technologies, learning, and science. How can orientation be standardized without losing its impact?

4 Secrets No One Will Tell You When Choosing Your Microlearning Platform

Obsidian Learning

To management, streamlining usually implies standardizing processes or content, and having fewer systems and repositories. At a minimum, that means HTML5, not Flash, for tablets and phones. But you can extend your reach with xAPI. Luckily, xAPI is here to help.

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Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

From API to xAPI, the words we use everyday can be complex and confusing. One outcome of the project was SCORM , an interoperable content standard that’s still very popular today. AICC (Aviation Industry Computer-Based-Training Committee): The first official eLearning content standard, AICC was developed by the Aviation Industry CBT Committee in 1993 as a CD-ROM based standard. HTML5 enables video and audio content to render directly in the browser.

Meet The Demand for SCORM Compliant Mobile Learning With Lectora 17

CommLab India

All this information can be tracked by an LMS using SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model), a set of e-learning technical standards. You will need to select the “AICC/SCORM/xAPI for LMS/LRS” option before you start developing the course. The advantage with Lectora is that its responsive HTML5 output code is editable. Once you develop a mobile App using tools such as PhoneGap and Eclipse, you can copy the HTML5 course files developed in Lectora to the mobile app.

5 Advantages of using Adobe Captivate 9

CommLab India

HTML5, SWF (Flash), iOS and Android devices, also the leading Tin Can-(xAPI), SCORM- and AICC-compliant LMSs are the formats supported by Captivate. The rapid authoring tool helps you ensure the content you’re developing is accessible through a standard keyboard. Adobe Captivate has been a top choice for creating dynamic and engaging e-learning for quite some time now. Creating top-notch software simulations/tutorials has always been its biggest strength.