Real (e)Learning Heroes

Clark Quinn

The Department of Defense’s ADL initiative decided upon a version, to move things forward, and thus was born SCORM. As a better example, look how the WWW standard on top of the internet standards has enabled things like, well, this blog!

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Experience (Tin Can) API: What to Expect from Your LMS Provider

Bottom-Line Performance

ADL, or Advanced Distributive Learning , is the government agency behind the spec. Activities must have a constant internet connection to be recorded. It can record information on social interactions. Tin Can. Experience. TIN CAN! Experience!

xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

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.

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The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

Consider the internet; developments on top of the TCP/IP protocol like SMTP and HTML allowed a variety of tools to work together to bring us email and the world wide web. The Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) initiative of the Department of Defense finally had enough.

Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

There have been a lot of changes in internet technology over those years, as well as, many changes in how professional learning is administered and tracked. Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) is leading the effort for the next generation of SCORM. It will collect activity streams similar to the way social media applications track activity streams. by Jonathan Shoaf. Last Thursday was the kick off of project Tin Can.

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Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning

Learnnovators

This standard is being developed by Rustici Software (with a world-wide active community participating and contributing) for Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) – the keepers of SCORM. However, ‘Experience API’ is ADL’s official name for this standard.

Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning

eFront

CourseLab CourseLab is a powerful, yet easy-to-use, e-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating high-quality interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), CD-ROMS and other devices.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). Although eLearning is based on formalized learning, it’s provided through electronic devices such as computers, tablets and even cellular phones that are connected to the internet. HTTP is the foundation of communicating data over the internet.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Along with the social changes happening around the world in the learning and education domain, these technological changes are going to revolutionize the e-learning domain. Tin Can API is a new and evolving learning technology specification (from ADL – the SCORM people).

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

Take advantage of the opportunity to share any screen content or application over the Internet in true color quality with up to 10 participants simultaneously, while still sitting at your desk. Trying again to respond via firefox browser - seem to have difficulties with internet explorer.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

Any form of learning conducted on a computer and usually over the internet. SCORM (Shareable Content Object Reference Model): A set of standards developed by Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) and applied when developing LMS content.

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

The stock.xhng operates as a hybrid of a picture library site and a social networking site; registered users may set up a personal profile, upload their photographic works to share with other users, write a blog and participate in online forums to discuss and critique each others work.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). If you do not know the ADL, they are a part of the U.S. Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking. However, in this case the majority wasn’t actively using social media. Social Bookmarks.

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Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

Answer: There’s four different Open Source LRSs that I’m aware of: Learning Locker , ADL LRS , lxHive and TinMan. These types of activities are not only difficult to track via technology, but raise ethical and social issues if we were to try and capture them. Dr Kirsty Kitto of Queensland University of Technology is Australia, for example, is working on a tool and recipe to that will scrape data from social media sites and convert it into xAPI statements. ADL LRS.

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Top 10 LMS Forecasts for 2015

eLearning 24-7

One of the most interesting items which presents to me an unknown variable is CMI-5, a compliance standard (formally with AICC) now headed up by ADL. The next day, Fred comes back into the office and is now re-connected with the internet. Lastly, I expect to see more learner functionality including social, gamification with a touch of video in 2015. #4 Gamification capabilities tied to various social features and functionality.

eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell

eLearning Cyclops

" Me: "Is the internet plugged in?" It was the very same Sequencing and Navigation content examples that I had authored for ADL, and while they didn't work, they assured me that I was reading the instructions wrong that described the expected experience -- the same instructions that I, in fact, helped write when I developed the content. Kevin, I am going to use “Is the internet plugged in?” My New Social Bookmarking Tool.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED. Courses that can be seen on your HDTV via a connection from your computer, which is capable via Blu-Ray, some game players, internet TV, TV tuners (and considered by many as truly the next evolution of television, uh not the course part that is) – YES. Social Learning Content Authoring Tool. API capability, so courses can be deployed into social media sites that accept APIs, Facebook is one, there are others out there.

AG08 Day 2

eLearning Development

I do want to highlight one thing John said - America’s large telephone companies are the biggest threat to the Internet. Bottom line, SCORM is moving from an ADL standard to an IEEE standard, which should help improve the standard and make updates faster and more reliable. Again, this was probably the high point of the day - just talking casually about learning and technology and social networking and whatever.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers

Learning Visions

This group includes folks from the ADL, IBM, Sun, etc. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

There are essentially three camps in my organization (1) the parent agency, that favors one of the big LMS products (2) the small army of novices driving the ADL boat (3) the HRMS folks. (2) Where Moodle is based on social constructivism, we're focused on the classical learning model where a teacher teaches his class and keeps control of the course contents (I don't want to dive into whether that's good or bad, it's just different).