Plenty of companies out there are sticking with SCORM for their e-learning needs, but hopping on board with newer standards could really level up the game for both learning managers and learners alike. So, it’s time to get savvy about the ins and outs of each e-learning standard and figure out which one suits your needs best.
That’s where this Journal entry comes in handy. We’ll walk you through the key features, perks, and drawbacks of the top three alternatives: xAPI, cmi5, and IMS CC. Ready to dive in and upgrade your e-learning experience?
The most widely used standard, SCORM, is covered in this entry.
Why Bother with E-learning Standards?
When you’ve got just one course and a handful of users without much need for learning data, the e-learning standard might not seem like a big deal. But for everything else, it’s a game-changer. Choosing the right standard can empower you to track learner progress, gauge training effectiveness, and even personalize learning experiences based on individual interests.
Standards also streamline things for developers, ensuring a consistent design and easy navigation for learners. Plus, they make translation and multi-device compatibility a breeze, saving your organization time and money.
So, buckle up as we explore the standards that can transform your e-learning journey!