What is the plan for DISC, xAPI, and ADL?
AUGUST 3, 2016
Towards the end of last year, our big announcement was the formation of the not-for-profit Consortium formed to handle the governance and address the evolution of xAPI with/for ADL. doesn’t require ADL’s permission for us to do this. All the same, ADL’s done an amazing job stewarding xAPI through its R&D roots to now and to whatever degree we can work in concert with ADL (and US DoD, by extension) it’s to our collective benefit to do so. ADL’s announcement about our collaboration can be found here. The post What is the plan for DISC, xAPI, and ADL?
xAPI, LRS – The Interview
JANUARY 12, 2015
Aaron, can you tell me a little bit about your background and how you became involved with ADL? Two months after my layoff, a company called CTC recruited me to work for ADL. I worked with ADL from 2003-2006 and participated in the Technical Working Group afterwards. This work informed the conversations with several current and former ADL friends. years. Grainger, Inc.
Building the Next Generation of SCORM
APRIL 11, 2012
Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) is leading the effort for the next generation of SCORM. It has challenges including security/privacy complexity, verb and activity definitions, and reporting complexities in the LRS. by Jonathan Shoaf. Last Thursday was the kick off of project Tin Can. While project Tin Can has been championed by Rustici software for years now, it is speeding up activity to produce a 1.0 version of the Tin Can API (planned for June of this year). This project is a first step towards the next generation of SCORM. specification is over 10 years old. with 5.
Tin Can: My First impressions from mLearnCon 2012
JUNE 21, 2012
I attended a session by Aaron Silvers, Community Manager at Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL). ADL) who would take up responsibility of having an LRS for each person? What about data privacy? The session interestingly was titled ‘Design of the Possible: Powered by the Tin Can API’. Given below is a short summary of what I gathered from this session and is my first impression.
April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary
APRIL 25, 2016
Art is a member of the ADL CMI-5 committee , and is an expert on both xAPI and CMI-5. What privacy concerns are there with xAPI? Who isn’t concerned about their privacy these days? mpsavage tweeted “I think privacy rules become critical especially when we track nontraditional learning events. New post April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary on Obsidian Learning. link]. link].
Mike Rustici – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
NOVEMBER 17, 2013
Tin Can doesn’t change that, and the same privacy and security practices that apply to any other industry apply equally to us. The ADL vision is actually looking this far out in the future. Being part of the DoD, ADL is considering how to provide soldiers on the battlefield with the information they need at the precise moment of need, thus increasing their performance in the field and saving lives. At the recent ADL Plugfest event, we identified creating “recipes” of best practices for statement structures as one the essential next steps for the community.
DECEMBER 22, 2015
xAPI is so successful that it’s actually becoming a challenge for ADL to support it to the scale it now demands. The Design Cohort program that began in 2013 became so well attended and populated that it couldn’t be supported by ADL anymore — they just don’t have the resources to do it on their own. Megan and I find ourselves grateful, as the year comes to a close. It is a lot.
eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell
FEBRUARY 20, 2011