eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

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by Megan Torrance      In my  previous xAPI article  I pointed to the emergence of "geek-free tools and platforms" as the hallmark that xAPI is beginning to achieve main-stream status.   In the 1960s, Dr. Bruce Tuckman proposed a team development model that lends some structure to the conversation about xAPI.   In the early Forming and Storming days of xAPI, there were no off-the-shelf tools that supported it.

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Why are we still talking xAPI?

Ideaon

What is xAPI? According to xAPi.com “The Experience API (or xAPI) is a new specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline). Very different systems are able to securely communicate by capturing and sharing this stream of activities.”. So, as it is still critical, let’s do a quick primer on xAPI. 4 reasons to choose xAPI. xAPI vs AICC vs SCORM.

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Some causes of low xAPI adoption

Course Index

Back in 2015 we published an article on elearningindustry.com about Rustici Software’s Experience API, aka xAPI, aka Tin Can API. So, now it’s nearly 2020 and we can begin to answer the question, to what extent has the global learning community actually adopted xAPI?

Some causes of slow xAPI adoption

Course Index

Back in 2015 we published an article on elearningindustry.com about Rustici Software’s Experience API, aka xAPI, aka Tin Can API. So, now it’s nearly 2020 and we can begin to answer the question, to what extent has the global learning community actually adopted xAPI?

What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?

KnowledgeAnywhere

It’s called xAPI. What is XAPI? xAPI allows for deeper tracking of learning. xAPI also makes it easy for learning and development teams to see self-directed learning in action. The “x” in xAPI stands for experience and represents this software’s ability to capture learning experiences which was not always possible. How is xAPI different from SCORM? What are the benefits of xAPI? How to use xAPI.

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#eLearning #LIVESTREAM Publishing Your Project – 10/16/2017, 16:00 EDT

Adobe Captivate

If you enjoy my LIVE STREAMS, please share them with your colleagues and don’t forget to subscribe to my YouTube channel to make sure you’re notified of all my upcoming events. Video AICC LMS no lms publish SCORM scorm 1.2 scorm 2004 Tin Can xapiIn this video tutorial, I show you how you can publish your Adobe Captivate project. We will spend most of the time on SCORM 1.2, however, we will touch on the other eLearning formats.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

That’s exactly why I enjoyed comparing notes with today’s guest, Troy Gorostiza , President & CEO of Knowledge Stream and Co-Founder of Course Container. Those programs can be a source of new revenue streams with training that leverages your existing content assets. How about xAPI? AICC – which many legacy content providers use for cross-system content sharing. WELCOME TO EPISODE 26 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy

JCA Solutions

LMS-agnostic eLearning complies with industry standards The SCORM standard is the oldest and best-known eLearning standard, but LMS-agnostic content should support the AICC and xAPI standards as well. also support AICC. LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy.

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

Looking for systematicity, the aviation industry created a subcommittee to develop standards for Computer Based Training: the Aviation Industry CBT Committee (AICC). From web activity streams, people started thinking about tracking other forms of activity. ADL decided to create a new standard, the Experience API (xAPI; originally known as Tin Can). Lee] [viewed] [the troubleshooting video]), the xAPI provides a way for systems to provide data about what people do.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Access and streaming are smooth due to high-performance algorithms and low-load times, with scalability issues being handled seamlessly in the background. The Aviation Industry Computer-Based Training Committee (AICC) standard is an eLearning protocol. xAPI / TinCan.

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The short-cut buyers guide: LMS requirements and more

Docebo

How much would it cost to lose those revenue streams? SCORM, AICC, and xAPI. SCORM, and AICC are international standards for tracking e-learning activities. xAPI (formerly Tin Can API) is the Learning Objects new standard.

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What to Look for In Online Manufacturing Training Courses

Convergence Training

Streaming or eLearning Courses? These days, you can get online manufacturing courses in two primary delivery methods: streaming or elearning (yes, you can also probably still buy some DVDs, too, and maybe even VHSs are still on the market). Streaming is basically the Netflix model.

The Enterprise Learning Ecosystem Demystified: Part I

ATD Learning Technologies

By leveraging new technology, you can connect information to multiple LMSs, HR systems, and talent management systems using SCORM/AICC and so forth. Why Experience API (xAPI)? My commitment to using a specification like Experience API (xAPI) plays a key role in looking forward—to where we all want to go in education and training. We are out of the science realm and well into the engineering world with xAPI. “Yes we support SCORM/AICC.

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ANSI/ASSE Z490.2 Update: A Key Definition

Convergence Training

And we’ve discussed the amazing variety of types of training this includes–streaming online videos; HTML web pages; elearning courses in SCORM, AICC, and/or xAPI formats; augmented reality viewed through smart glasses; virtual reality; and more. A little-known poet once asked “what’s in a name?”

People that inspire me: my 5 eLearning heroes

Challenge to Learn

He is also the one that made agile e-Learning development main stream with his book Leaving ADDIE for SAM. called the XAPI. To make things worse we also had competitive standards (Scorm and AICC). XAPI is a real revolution for learning. In fact it is so new, that we all still struggle to wrap our headS around it and come up with applications that use XAPI to its full potential. Recently I was doing a presentation on eLearning trends.

Some Things to Look for in Online Safety Training Courses

Convergence Training

Standard formats include AICC, SCORM, and xAPI (SCORM is currently the most common). Alternate Viewing Methods: Streaming. Although eLearning courses used to be available primarily through LMSs, now there are many opportunities to view and complete online safety training courses in streaming format the same way you watch movies from Netflix or Amazon Prime, and you can often buy in a per-per-view or subscription format.

Platinum Picks for 2021

eLearning 24-7

You can even tie in your other data streams from salesforce, BI tools, heck just about anything. Accepts any type of content including SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, PDFs, links and so forth. Growing up, Platinum always seemed this word, that well, I couldn’t really figure out.

How to perfect your eLearning content distribution strategy

Rustici Software

We would guess your current distribution process looks something like this: You create your eLearning content, likely in a few different standards (SCORM, xAPI, cmi5, LTI or AICC) to account for your different customers’ needs. This allows you to build and protect a recurring revenue stream and waste less time managing contracts.

LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools

WBT Systems

Webinars – Live streaming or recorded. When creating eLearning content using content authoring tools, it is best to ensure you make sure that the LMS supports both SCORM and AICC standards for eLearning content, at a minimum. and the AICC standard is ARG 010. In addition to these two, there is a newer eLearning content standard that is starting to be deployed and that is known as Experience API, xAPI, or Tin Can.

How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

What we want to call out is that these days, there are two many ways to get them: Streaming from an internet site. Streaming Courses from Internet. An elearning course has the same content that you’d see in a course streaming from a website. Value Stream Mapping.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). Do you have video streaming – at no charge to the learner and buyer? A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). Do you have video streaming – at no charge to the learner and buyer? A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”

LEP/LXP RFP Template

eLearning 24-7

Course standards are course standards, and yes, you have the option to select CMI-5 and xAPI. What I am finding is that AICC is nearly gone in the LEP space (as it is with LMSs too), so if I was you, I’d seek SCORM, SCORM 1.2, xAPI as my top three. Video streaming. The other day as I was driving home from a sporting event, I headed home driving along the coast. It was here where I had a learning experience.

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Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

Always make sure that the LMS supports both SCORM and AICC standards for eLearning content, at a minumum. In addition to these two there is a newer eLearning content standard known as Experience API, xAPI, or Tin Can. What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations?

Product Review – Adobe Captivate Prime LMS

eLearning 24-7

Streaming video backend – enabling you to upload your video and it automatically be encoded and stream back as a video module. and AICC (why is there AICC? xAPI will be arriving in Q4 2015. Adobe Captivate Prime brings forth a modern UI, along with a simple UX (user experience), but along the way misses the boat on several items that leaves one wondering why?

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

At least SCORM support – Plenty still support AICC. xAPI support – Hit the gas this is flying fast. Why offer someone to buy Rehersal whose video components include the ability to use a coaching angle, when as a AT vendor you could utilize real time video streaming that is starting to appear in some LMSs, and push forward that coaching piece – which BTW is on the steam ahead in the LMS industry (coaching aka as ask an expert)?

Top 10 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

A robust system that contains everything from a perfect score in my learning environment functionaliy to administration (also a perfect score) to content curation, video management (with auto detection FPS) to the ability to accept course standards including xAPI and PENS. Course standard support is only xAPI (thus no SCORM, etc.). Supports all course standards including xAPI and PENS, and yes, SCORM too. At this time, does not support xAPI. Ties into xAPI.

Findanlms.com and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

Course standards (AICC, SCORM, SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004 3rd edition, xAPI). Video management includes auto FPS detection and video streaming. Rise of xAPI. More vendors in the learning system space are adding xAPI, than in the past. And another trend you will see in the system, which I am equally seeing in the learning system space as a whole, the elimination of AICC by vendors. Content Curation and Video Streaming. Heyo!