Setting the Standard for eLearning Assessments

eLearning Brothers

Another key to the continuous improvement of your eLearning experience is the integration of quality assessment standards into the instructional design process. These standards address key areas such as: Course overview and introduction.

Standard Options Apply

MakingBetter

I’m going to lay out options for how we can approach standardization and the reasoning behind them. In August, 2014 I participated in one of the IEEE Learning Technology Standards Committee (LTSC) monthly meetings. This particular one was special, as we were formally reviewing the Project Authorization Request (PAR) for the Experience API to become a formal standards project. As the leader of this standards effort, I want to hear what you have to say.

Elearning platforms meeting PENS standard makes online training easier

Docebo

Having an LMS that meets the PENS standard is a one-click process, saving course authors time. Having an LMS that meets the Package Exchange Notification System ( PENS ) standard , coupled with an authoring tool, will save course authors time and ibuprofen.

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What is the xAPI Standard and Why is it the Future of Learning Technology?

Docebo

Whether in terms of food, music, friends or significant others, we all know standard are important. Thanks to the Aviation Industry Computer-based Training Committee (AICC) , elearning standards have been in place since 1988. xAPI – Meet the New Standard.

User Assistance: Standard Gauge

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In 21st Century Australia, there isn't a standard national rail gauge. In some states, narrow gauge is used, in others broad gauge, and ironically in just one state, standard gauge. It started well, with a decision by the British Government's Secretary of State for the Colonies that all colonies should adopt standard gauge. Let's think standards, and how standard adoption by an industry can go horribly wrong with enormous, long-term financial consequences.

Is Facial Recognition Poised to Become the Industry Standard?

D2L

Despite its growing popularity, the use of biometrics, facial recognition for both authentication and bill payment are not new. No less than three years ago, … Continued. D2L Partner Ecosystem

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

There has been a lot of information out there , okay, I’m kidding there hasn’t been much of anything when it comes to course standards. I’ll readily admit that regardless of the course standard you use, if you create click-click-click courses, than no course standard will make it engaging. Yet here we are wondering where the course standard industry is heading or at least presumed to be heading. “They are not Compliance Standards.”

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

At the dawn of the video recording age, a battle raged about the best standard to use: VHS or Betamax. In it, Sony came out with a better standard, but kept it to themselves. Meanwhile, JVC’s VHS standard wasn’t quite as good, but they openly licensed it. Learning Standards.

The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI

mLevel

When the LMS first hit the market, it was built to support SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model, or a set of technical standards for e-learning software products) as a measurement tool. But the train didn’t stop there as the industry recognized the shortcomings of SCORM and the need to generate rich data experiences. The post The Missing Metric: Why the Learning Industry Doesn’t Track ROI appeared first on mLevel.

Future Scope Of E-Learning To Train Workforce In The Aviation Industry

G-Cube

Aviation industry across the globe is looking to replace their existing training management systems with some effective custom e-learning solutions. E-Learning in the Airline Industry. However, new industrial challenges are evolving with time. e-Learning Aviation Industry

How Sitka Gear Is Setting The Standard For Training In The Outdoor World

Wisetail LMS

Sika Gear is setting the standard for product knowledge training in the outdoor industry. The post How Sitka Gear Is Setting The Standard For Training In The Outdoor World appeared first on Wisetail. Premium brands deserve premium training. All LMS Best Practices

A Glimpse of E-Learning Solutions to Overcome the Challenges of Consumer Goods Industry

G-Cube

In today’s competitive marketplace, the Consumer Goods industry face challenges to deliver new and innovative products. With an increasing demand of consumers and suppliers, it has become significant for this industry to provide excellent learning and development solutions.

MICRO-LEARNING AND RETAIL INDUSTRY

Adobe Captivate

Change is constant, and it certainly holds true for today’s retail industries that continues to bolster at a brisk pace. Also, the retail industry has a lot of physical tasks to be performed on the floor which can be converted into simple interactive videos.

SCORM – Set of Standards that make Courses and LMS Compatible

Paradiso

If you belong to the e-learning industry, you must’ve probably heard the term SCORM somewhere or the other. SCORM is nothing but a set of standards that make the two i.e. the courses and the course-carrier LMS compatible with each other.

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xAPI’s Tipping Point for Both Community & Industry

MakingBetter

Since last year, I worked with IEEE to standardize the Experience API (xAPI) specification. Most of my work is with the IEEE-LTSC but recently a few other IEEE standards groups expressed interest in using xAPI. ” A few people identified the need for an industry organization that can deal with the stewardship and direction for xAPI going forward. This is important as xAPI moves into standardization and wider adoption. Experience API / "Tin Can" Standards

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Safety Standards Around the World

OpenSesame

The increasingly globalized economy is exposing those cultural differences in many different ways—one being the variation in safety standards from country to country. NPR recently aired a story on the complications surrounding establishing international safety standards for vehicles.

6 Benefits of eLearning for the Cybersecurity Industry

TOPYX LMS

There are numerous benefits of eLearning in the cybersecurity industry. As a field that runs on compliance and standardization, a robust learning management system (LMS) provides employees with a consistent, easy-to-access place to digest rules and regulations across all departments. Here is a closer look at just a few of the benefits of eLearning with an LMS in this rapidly changing industry: LMS eLearning LMS Learning Management System

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Trivantis

To accomplish this, the industry has come up with several eLearning standards that allow courses created by any vendor to “talk” with an LMS created by any other vendor. In this article we’re going to look at the history of those standards, and where we are today.

Bringing Standards to the L&D Profession: The TDRp Initiative

Watershed

In 2010, I joined forces with 29 other L&D industry leaders to create Talent Development Reporting Principles (TDRp) with the goal of establishing a standard framework for L&D. Inspired by the measures and standards used in accounting, we set out to create a standard framework for L&D.

eLearning in Aviation Industry

TalentLMS

The respect and popularity eLearning has earned in the aviation industry surpasses other industries. eLearning in the aviation industry has accomplished outstanding feats, making way for other industries to follow suit, with rivalry and enthusiasm.

Why Does the Manufacturing Industry Need Online Training?

CommLab India

Manufacturing standards not up to the mark? The root cause might be poorly trained employees. Read on to know how to fix it using e-learning. eLearning Design Online training

The Importance of eLearning Style Guides

Association eLearning

It had their color palette, the guidelines for using their logo, the standards for images, and more. Tracking standards – SCORM 1.2, The usual visual guidelines – colors, logo use, image standards, etc.

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Four Industry Announcements

Kapp Notes

eLearning Atlas- a New Way to Navigate the Industry. The e-Learning industry is bigger than any of us probably realize- and getting bigger every day. Our industry relies heavily on compatibility- phenomenal instructional design means nothing if the course won’t play in your LMS. The Atlas is a dynamic, searchable database of the products and companies within the e-learning industry. Or they may opt to literally ‘map’ the industry with the browseable map feature.

An Inside Peek to the State of the LMS Industry 2014 Report

eLearning 24-7

Going with other analytical approaches - Instead of the standard ones you often see in LMS or e-learning reports, I went with a couple of new ones, including Porter’s Five Forces Competitive Analysis (included in the sample) – YES, you get a sample. Did you know that the State of the LMS Industry 2014 Report makes a perfect post holiday gift for you? Well, name another state of the industry report to include LMS video demos?

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Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training

Origin Learning

Create and standardize templates and style guides which can be leveraged to provide consistent output and deliverables to the customer. Understanding tough concepts is critical to creating an immersive learning content for Industrial Technical Training.

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Articulate Studio '13 Update Improves Industry Standard in Rapid Authoring by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Articulate, known widely as an eLearning leader in rapid authoring, improves the industry standard with the. release of Articulate Studio ’13 Update 2.

Courseware LMSs – Good or bad for the industry?

eLearning 24-7

Boring video based courses with people presenting or doing V/Os (voice-overs) who should enter the insomnia industry to help you fall asleep faster. Does the LMS have any course standards? I know there are courseware providers who have course standards including AICC, but again, as folks know – I think AICC should be removed and placed in the Smithsonian as a relic. . Y o u may be sitting right now with third party content in your LMS.

Creating a Learning Culture in Highly Regulated Industries

The Peformance Improvement

During the first session of a workshop I facilitate for ATD, one of the participants asked, “What does a learning culture look like in an electrical power generation plant, where most of the training is for the purpose of meeting industry regulations?” Employees must be kept up to date on changes in standards, rules, and laws and the company needs to be confident that everyone has been exposed to this information from a risk management standpoint.

Future of elearning industry looks Bright!

Kapp Notes

Reports, factors and the current market conditions strongly indicate that elearning is going to be a growth industry over the coming years. This rate of growth is considered, “much faster than average, reflecting the need to meet new educational standards… and develop new materials.” This leads to a growing increase in the need and acceptance of online learning in a variety of industries. industry

eLearning for the construction industry

eFront

The construction industry is a conservative one — as you have to be when you’re a bona fide engineering discipline, and people’s lives depend upon your products. Training and educating people is, of course, something that’s needed in every industry.

A tribute to Dr Donald Kirkpatrick, pioneer and veteran of Instructional Design

Origin Learning

He was a pioneer in corporate training effectiveness evaluation, and his model is still an industry standard for measuring the impact of training programs. Facebook 1 Twitter 5 Google+ 0 LinkedIn 1 Pinterest 1 Origin Learning mourns the loss of a great innovator.

eLearning for the Casino Industry with TalentLMS

TalentLMS

In the US alone, the casino industry rakes in around 240 million dollars to the economy and employs over 700 thousand people. eLearning can be a game changer that enables a scalable, cost effective, and flexible solutions for the complex training demands of the casino industry.

How Manufacturers Build Skills Through Apprenticeship, Industry Partnerships

CLO Magazine

Per 2016 data from the United States Department of Labor, there are more than 21,000 registered apprenticeship programs across the nation, and 14,422 of those are in the manufacturing industry.

eLearning for the construction industry

eFront

The construction industry is a conservative one — as you have to be when you’re a bona fide engineering discipline, and people’s lives depend upon your products. Training and educating people is, of course, something that’s needed in every industry.

eLearning for the Maritime industry with eFrontPro

eFront

But while eLearning is estimated to bring in around $110 billion global revenues by 2015, market pundits agree that there’s still plenty of room for the industry to grow both horizontally and vertically, as certain countries and certain industries have been quite slow to adopt it.

Articulate Storyline – Boon to the BPO Industry

Stratbeans

Screen capture is another interesting feature of Articulate Storyline which helps in creating standard operating procedures (SOP), by capturing everything that is displayed on the computer related to process and thereby helping in creating SOPs. Articulate Storyline is a boon to the BPO and KPO industries. The post Articulate Storyline – Boon to the BPO Industry appeared first on Automated Learning and LMS Blogs.