Category Archive for "e-Learning"

Learning Corner: Andrew Downes on Data Portability

August 15, 2016
RISC

This month’s edition of Learning Corner features guest contributor Andrew Downes, a Learning and Interoperability Consultant with Watershed LRS, discussing data portability and how to ensure that your data is portable. Andrew has a background in instructional design and development—including…

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Learning Corner: Sarah Gilbert on Mobile Development

Mobile Development & Design in Learning & Development In this month’s edition of ‘Learning Corner,’ our guest contributor is Sarah Gilbert, who shares her expert knowledge on mobile development and design in a Q&A format with us. Sarah specializes in…

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FocusOn Learning 2016 Recap

We’re pleased to have guest contributor Debbie Richards, president of Creative Interactive Ideas and an ATD Houston chapter board member, recapping the inaugural FocusOn Learning Conference! Her unique insights and viewpoint add a different dimension to this conference. Debbie was named one of the most influential…

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Learning Corner: Brian Dusablon on Accessibility

Our guest contributor this month is Brian Dusablon. Most people call him Duce (and, in games and forums, Motherduce). He’s a dad, coach, geek, athlete, entrepreneur, volunteer, designer. He also happens to love rugby, Apple, WordPress, the Cubs, motorcycles and craft beer….

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Mission eLearning: Houston Food Bank

March 23, 2016
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RISC’s leadership team was on a mission to find the right project, where we could benefit a deserving organization in the Houston community by using our LMS expertise. Thanks to our partnership with ATD Houston, that project found us! We…

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Learning Corner: Monica Savage – Expectations of Learning Solutions

Learning Solutions Conference 2016 – expectations before the journey This month’s ‘Learning Corner’ guest contributor is Monica Savage, President of Obsidian, who has a structured yet flexible approach to efficient organization and successful management of complex processes and organizations. She gained most of…

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Learning Corner: Katrina Baker – Evolution of Learning Technology

January 11, 2016
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We’re introducing a new feature to our blog this year called ‘Learning Corner’ which will comprise of guest posts from industry leaders and experts. Their insights are invaluable and we’re looking forward to learning from their posts on different topics and ideas….

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Why You Should Want cmi5

By now you’ve probably heard of cmi5, the successor to SCORM? If not, you might want to check out “Experience API, cmi5 and Future SCORM” in Learning Solutions Magazine. So now you know that cmi5 is a new specification from…

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Why ATD 2015?

Why ATD 2015? Here’s why RISC is part of this premier training and development event… The ATD 2015 International Conference & Exposition is just around the corner in Orlando at the Orange County Convention Center, running May 17-20. RISC is…

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cmi5: The next generation SCORM

With the successful roll-out of the Experience API (xAPI) the foundation for a new SCORM standard has been laid. By itself, xAPI is not a replacement for SCORM. Instead, xAPI defines communication between a learning experience and the learning record store, or LRS. While most of us agree that the majority of learning occurs outside the LMS, there is still some formal eLearning that will be maintained in the LMS, so a more modern SCORM is certainly needed. Now that ADL is taking over the cmi5 specification from the AICC, it is clear that cmi5 is the “next generation” of SCORM. This article provides an introduction to this powerful new specification.

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