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?

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xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

We work with SCORM and xAPI every day at LearnUpon. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to xAPI might add. Choosing between xAPI vs SCORM can seem confusing. They provide alternative methods for achieving similar outcomes.

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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?

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 you don’t necessarily need xAPI, note the authors of the TD at Work issue, odds are you’ll want it in the future for these reasons.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

are switching between devices, alternating between. instantly via websites, direct link, QR code, the gomo LMS wrapper, social media, the gomo central mobile learning app and more — all with full xAPI analytics. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

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.

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. We believe that xAPI could be just what you need. What is xAPI? xAPI stands for Experience Application Program Interface. Why use xAPI? Before there was xAPI, there was SCORM. xAPI and the Real World.

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Learning Objectives Drive Personalized Learning

easygenerator

eLearning Software LCMS Learning Objectives adobe alternative captivate alternative elearning authoring software Elearning Authoring tools elearning software Instructional design Instructional designers lcms learning objectives lectora alternative personalized learning scorm scorm compliant xapi

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. Saltbox offers tracking and tracing Based on Tin Can (Xapi).

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

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. 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. from TorranceLearning to create xAPI statements in Storyline. tags: xapi Storyline .

Semantic Interoperability

Experience API

Because without semantic interoperability, the Experience API (xAPI) has a limited future. For us, semantic interoperability in xAPI will be achieved when there is a generally accepted information model. What would alternatives look like?

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The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions

Talented Learning

With content authored or assembled within the LMS, there is the advantage of better interoperability, ease of authoring, one-tool to learn, no awareness nor concern of SCORM or xAPI, tighter tie-in with ecommerce, and social learning extensions to and from content.

Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

I think the use of powerful contextual learning, e.g. serious alternate reality games, have much more potential to develop deep and meaningful learning in ways that are fun and effective. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 1)

Learnnovators

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. Digital Education Digital Learning e-learning elearning Experience API Game Based Learning Gamification HTML5 Instructional Design L&D Learning & Development Learning Standard Learnnovators Online Education Online Learning SCORM Tin Can API xAPI Augmented Reality Bring Your Own Device BYOD

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. If you’d like to attend a free webinar on how to implement your LMS, join me tomorrow ! Quite a few of us hear the words “learning management system implementation” and run for the hills. It’s natural to be afraid of taking on a project that is totally outside of your normal, everyday function.

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Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

Tin Can API or Experience API or xAPI as it is called helps organizations do just this. What xAPI does is, it stores the statements as and when they are experienced and ultimately sends them to the LRS when internet becomes available.

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. Modern Alternatives to SCORM. It describes how xAPI tracks learners’ experiences whenever or wherever they happen. Benefits of xAPI. You need somewhere to store all the valuable data tracked by xAPI.

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. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

Disrupt Room Is Back by Popular Demand

ATD Learning Technologies

ATD 2017 TechKnowledge attendees can “disrupt” their day by attending alternative programming in Forum 22-23. Sessions will include an xAPI showcase, a fail jam, the opportunity to see augmented reality in action, and more! xAPI Showcase.

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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.

Semantic Interoperability

Experience API

Because without semantic interoperability, the Experience API (xAPI) has a limited future. For us, semantic interoperability in xAPI will be achieved when there is a generally accepted information model. xAPI, on the other hand, is fundamentally a communication protocol applied as a specification for elearning. The concept of Registry has utility to semantic interoperability in xAPI, and we have a feature roadmap for it. What would alternatives look like?

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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. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

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

Origin Learning

Use of xAPI in course development makes it especially easy to track every activity contributing to learning. Alternatively, create a control group to test the effects. The learning landscape is not constant, shifting the learning focus on learners, learning, skills, goals and attitude.

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. People have always had a fascination with the future.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. This is a “profile” for using the xAPI specification with learning management systems. xAPI (Tin Can).

The Winners List: Learning Locker® Open Source Awards 2019

HT2 Labs

The design and creation of this learning program, was driven by a simple, yet powerful learning portal “add-on” using xAPI and the Learning Locker® LRS as the supporting technologies. Realizing the full potential of xAPI and the Learning Locker® LRS, Dig-iT!

Articulate Rise, A Responsive Authoring Tool

LearnUpon

Export to SCORM/xAPI and upload to your LMS. Alternatively, you can start from scratch and use ‘blocks’ that allow you to build courses by selecting module types. SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI. Business tools used to require you to download and run an application on your machine. But now, thanks to continually improving browser technology, things are different.

Top E-Learning Trends for 2018

ICDTranslation

However, 2018 is increasingly exposing emerging trends like Augmented Reality (AR), xAPI and others which we will look into in this article. . 6) xAPI . The Experience API (xAPI) is a new trend added to the list this year.

Vision 2016 - An Interview with Monique Head

Raptivity

Her most recent interests include the use of xAPI to integrate learning events into everyday life and integrate the learning process into “The Internet of Things”. First, Augmented Learning will become more possible as technology progresses, to learn in alternative environments, adapting to a user’s environment and situation will become increasing important and relevant. Some exciting tools that will evolve this effort include xAPI.

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The Community Responds

MakingBetter

A separation of the Data Model (statement structure and its components) from the Data Binding (JSON), effectively making it possible to work with XML, or other bindings, as an alternative. If stakeholders in the current xAPI specification group are involved in standardization through IEEE, then they will be the best hedge against breaking current implementations. I hoped in my last post that the community would indeed respond with ideas, insights, opinions and concerns.

The Importance of Alliances

eLearning Brothers

The technical advancements of the last decade offer exciting new ways to deliver content and create truly innovative solutions: social networking, search engines, portals, data analytics, xAPI protocols, advanced mobile, augmented and virtual reality, and the list gets more and more interesting.

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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.

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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).