xAPI and SCORM

Designing Digitally

When creating a new training program, it is important to choose how you are going to track the performance and results produced from the eLearning content. Is xAPI, also known as Tin Can API, or SCORM the best for you?

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Think xAPI is Next-Generation SCORM? Think Again

Talented Learning

Anthony is an independent xAPI evangelist and Instructional Developer for the Internet of Things. If you’re an elearning professional, you’ve probably seen or heard the term xAPI countless times. But are you still fuzzy about where SCORM ends and xAPI begins? After years of educating people about xAPI (aka Experience Application Programming Interface ), I find that it is still one of the least-understood concepts in the digital learning world.

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Alternatives to LMS: what, when and why?

Elucidat

The traditional solution is no longer the default answer in all situations, so let’s explore the LMS alternatives now available. When and why should you consider LMS alternatives? If you need to host and track elearning courses alongside other non-digital employee training programs, and need the administrative functions too, then an LMS may well still be the answer. This changes both tracking and reporting significantly, shifting away from the course and into the workplace.”.

3 Things to Know About eLearning Measurement and Tracking (And 5 Ways It Makes Content Better)

gomo learning

Measurement and tracking eLearning isn’t just a bit of housekeeping to do at the end of your digital learning process. How to Use Measurement and Tracking to Inform Future Content. Getting to Grips With xAPI and SCORM Course Tracking. Blog measurement tracking

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

How it’s Viewed7 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Pages Interactive8 The Sky’s the Limit with the Cloud9 Translate Your Learning into Hundreds of Languages10 Track and Analyze Exactly how. are switching between devices, alternating between. Track and Analyze Exactly.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate? How is Elucidat a good alternative to Storyline and Captivate? Using xAPI, Elucidat’s analytics feature allows you to capture detailed information about your learners from directly inside our authoring interface.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate? How is Elucidat a good alternative to Storyline and Captivate? Using xAPI, Elucidat’s analytics feature allows you to capture detailed information about your learners from directly inside our authoring interface.

SCORM vs. Tin Can xAPI: A simple guide to everything you need to know

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

Since the beginning of learning management systems (LMS), SCORM has been recognised as the industry-standard model for progress tracking in online courses. What is xAPI? Experience API, or Tin-can as it was originally known, is a protocol for tracking learning-related activity. Unlike SCORM, xAPI isn’t limited to learning management systems. Differences between SCORM and xAPI. Offline activity tracking. Are all platforms xAPI complaint?

Y Is xAPI So x-Zillerating?

ATD Learning Technologies

xAPI promises far more than its predecessor, the SCORM standard, which tracked e-learning activity in learning management systems. While xAPI is not new in its technology, it is gaining greater traction in the L&D field because of what it gives us: the ability to share across platforms as well as the capacity of measuring far more than e-learning modules. xAPI starts with the learning record provider. Take a look inside “Making Sense of xAPI.”

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Beyond the Hype – 5 Practical Applications of xAPI for Online Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

Beyond the Hype – 5 Practical Applications of xAPI for Online Learning. In today’s blog, we want to take the mystery out of xAPI and show you some of the benefits xAPI can bring to your online learning solution. This survey found CEOs across the country are not able to collect the data they need to measure the success and ROI of their online training solutions – indicating the critical need to collect and track even more learning data ( Source ).

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Y Is xAPI So X-Zillerating?

ATD Learning Technologies

xAPI promises far more than its predecessor, the SCORM standard, which tracked e-learning activity in learning management systems. While xAPI is not new in its technology, it is gaining greater traction in the L&D field because of what it gives us: the ability to share across platforms as well as the capacity of measuring far more than e-learning modules. xAPI starts with the learning record provider. Take a look inside “Making Sense of xAPI.”

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Docebo vs Cornerstone: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

Both systems provide custom branding, unlimited storage of courses , and learner data and can support SCORM and xAPI Tin Can API standards. Docebo comes up with an easy course creation feature to add video, SCORM , and xAPI packages. Alternatives Paradiso NewsIntroduction.

The LMS is from the Past – The web is the future

Challenge to Learn

We are proud to offer a modern alternative to the LMS: a flexible best of breed, fully web-based (SaaS) solution created by a unique collaboration of three organizations: Aim 4 You. to deliver content to the learner, to track and trace learner results and. Saltbox offers tracking and tracing Based on Tin Can (Xapi). Aim4You e-Learning LMS alternative Saltbox TinCan API The LMS is in the Past – The Future is the Cloud.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

With a wider variety of ways we could deliver learning experiences, combined with the desire to support and track performance, things had to change. Then came Experience API (xAPI) and CMI5. In addition, most of the authoring tools that produced Flash content, like Captivate and Storyline, now produce HTML5 content as an alternative. That could lead to some SCORM tracking issues. Using xAPI for mobile learning gives you some options. SCORM and xAPI.

ID and eLearning Links (3/5/19)

Experiencing eLearning

The links and resources in this post include using video to engage learners, estimating development time, JavaScript, xAPI, free images, storytelling, and learning experience design. Playing with the xAPI Statement Builder (xapi.ly) – Rabbitoreg (Zsolt Olah) Overview of using a tool called xapi.ly from TorranceLearning to create xAPI statements in Storyline. Want to track how many people use the curated resources or do other actions in Storyline.

KARL KAPP – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS (PART 1)

Learnnovators

We need to have mobile enabled content that doesn’t require tracking by the LMS and we have to get rid of the notion that if learning isn’t tracked it’s not formal or not valuable. I see learning like that; we will always have traditional classrooms and we’ll have mobile learning, flipped classrooms, learning via alternative reality, learning via an apprenticeship. The data side of gamification (tracking, monitoring and measuring) will provide a powerful tool.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 1)

Learnnovators

We need to have mobile enabled content that doesn’t require tracking by the LMS and we have to get rid of the notion that if learning isn’t tracked it’s not formal or not valuable. I see learning like that; we will always have traditional classrooms and we’ll have mobile learning, flipped classrooms, learning via alternative reality, learning via an apprenticeship. The data side of gamification (tracking, monitoring and measuring) will provide a powerful tool.

Task List for Your Learning Management System (LMS) Implementation

Adobe Captivate

Should compliance courses be maintained in paper formats as an alternative, in case of a system failure? Exploration of the benefits of xAPI, and how it can be effectively introduced. Make sure your trainers track their classroom sessions and attendees in the LMS.). Test learning tracks or paths, and reports. If you’d like to attend a free webinar on how to implement your LMS, join me tomorrow !

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Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Real-time tracking of learner use and performance. Tracking progress with LMS leaderboards is a great example. Alternatively, groups can compete against other groups. xAPI / TinCan. Perhaps the rate of path completions are off track. What is an LMS? .

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Learning Record Store (LRS) Guide: Basics You Need to Know

KnowledgeAnywhere

An LRS is an integral element in the process flow for utilizing the Experience API (xAPI) standard by ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). The LRS is uniquely designed to help systems store and retrieve xAPI statements and other forms of xAPI metadata from other systems.

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What does a company need an LMS and an LRS for?

Matrix

Yet as it often happens, too many alternatives can turn out to be confusing and make the process harder instead of smoother. An LMS will undoubtedly keep acting as the main hub of learning activity (at least for now) but making xAPI and a Learning Record Store (LRS) part of the learning environment, helps collect data from across the tools and technologies that are used and translate it into a single, standardized data form.

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Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Here’s the case for making the change to xAPI, LRS and cm15. SCORM is no longer up to the job because its ability to track learners’ behaviour, preferences and interests is limited. Limited Tracking Functions. It can track learner progress and completion of online content. The difficulties arise when we want to track all the other informal learning that happens when the formal course ends. Modern Alternatives to SCORM. Benefits of xAPI.

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“We’re looking for a quick way to send out training. Can you help?”

Rustici Software

We just need the basics to quickly send out a few compliance courses to our employees and track the results. SCORM Cloud Invitations are a simple way to deliver courses to learners and track results. SCORM 2004, AICC, xAPI or cmi5 are all supported).

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. At the big eLearning conferences this year, roughly 50% of sessions and exhibitor booths were focused on either xAPI or Badges. We project that Badges will reach the Plateau of Productivity before xAPI, simply because Badges is a less ambitious standard than xAPI that clearly meets the very common use case of tracking completion of a learning activities across different platforms. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. At the big eLearning conferences this year, roughly 50% of sessions and exhibitor booths were focused on either xAPI or Badges. We project that Badges will reach the Plateau of Productivity before xAPI, simply because Badges is a less ambitious standard than xAPI that clearly meets the very common use case of tracking completion of a learning activities across different platforms. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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Introducing Waves – the learning campaign builder

Learning Pool

This content can be hosted anywhere on the web but an xAPI enabled LMS or LXP is essential if you want learners interacting with content to trigger the next message (i.e. If a learner burns the bread again, send them an alternative training video to explain the process in depth.

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SCORM Supports It But How About Your LMS?

JCA Solutions

You have an LMS to deliver courses and track user data, and…it’s not doing it quite right. You can’t consider alternative systems right now. Is there any way you can possibly get your SCORM courses to launch and track like you need, fast, and on the LMS you’ve got?

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8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Unfortunately, the conventional learning methods do not have the capabilities needed to track and even report these alternate learning avenues. Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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Top e-learning trends to keep an eye on in 2018

Matrix

Back then there was not much of an alternative to video games but today technology allows for a lot more with minor investments so online courses are bound to become more and more game-like. The xAPI gives opportunities for greater training and HR collaboration to create stronger links between learning and talent management. People have always had a fascination with the future.

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Elucidat vs GoMo Learning: Comparison and Review

Elucidat

Is Elucidat a good alternative to GoMo? 2004), xAPI (TinCan). HTML5, Video, SCORM, xAPI (TinCan), cmi5. Is Elucidat a good alternative to GoMo Learning? How does Elucidat compare against the GoMo Learning authoring software?

How do you create a perfect blend of the various learning components?

Origin Learning

Tracking learning, and performance can become convenient, especially when using online assessments. Use of xAPI in course development makes it especially easy to track every activity contributing to learning. Depending on the required outcomes, it is significant to suggest and convince the client to consider an appropriate alternative, Focus on organisational goals and key performance drivers. Alternatively, create a control group to test the effects.

LCMS vs. LMS: A Guide to Learning Content Management Systems

Elucidat

It’s a platform that allows you to create, manage, host and track digital learning content. In addition, because LCMSs focus on digital learning, they can track those learning experiences in much more detail than the pass/fail or complete/incomplete that an LMS provides for all of its learning experiences. You would like the option to track using xAPI rather than SCORM. You create blended learning pathways that need to be tracked. Basic SCORM tracking is enough.

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The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

An alternative to custom content is library content. . SCORM is a development standard for tracking learner progress and assessment scores on e-learning courses. . xAPI (Tin Can). It tracks and records learners undertaking a wide range of learning activities (e.g.

The 10 Must-Have LMS Software Features

ProProfs

there are fewer better alternatives to properly-designed assessments when it comes to gauging progress. Tin Can (xAPI) / SCORM Compliance Tin Can and SCORM are software specifications that allow LMS applications to talk to other applications (cross-software communication). Good reports encompass eLearning compliance tracking as well, to ensure that students are able to receive and meet the required educational standards.

What is eLearning?

LearnUpon

Over the past couple of years, xAPI has become the popular new standard for delivering online training. xAPI is often described as the next evolution of SCORM, as it has redefined some of the fundamental practices of tracking learning experiences. xAPI has the ability to track these learning experiences, whether they happen within an LMS or not, in one simple, consistent format. However, xAPI isn’t without limitations.

LMS Integration:  The Learning Ecosystem

Talented Learning

Alternatively, some LMS cloud vendors integrate with third-party ecommerce sites such as Shopify and Magento to deliver ultra-professional storefronts with a full breadth of ecommerce capability. Google Analytics is a vital service that lets website owners track everything about their visitor traffic—where it comes from, how long they stay and what they do while moving through the site. xAPI (Tin Can).