Leveraging xAPI Data Reporting with SCORM LMS

JCA Solutions

Leveraging xAPI Data Reporting with SCORM LMS. Data Reporting with xAPI Bridge. Traditionally the data collected is not enough to provide a full analysis of the learning experience or to fully know if the learning experience is making a difference.

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Podcast Episode 8: The Business Benefits of xAPI – With Mike Rustici

Talented Learning

EPISODE 8 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: The first version of xAPI was released 5 years ago. What is the relationship between xAPI and learning measurement? And what kind of real-world business benefits come from using xAPI? He’s best known as the founder of Rustici Software , where he advanced SCORM market adoption and developed its next-generation standard, the xAPI. SCORM and xAPI are perfect examples. When did xAPI enter the picture?

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

xAPI and LRS (Learning Record Stores) have been in the news and frankly everywhere within the e-learning industry in the past 1.5 I worked with business analysts, IT and communications teams on governance for these new technologies. The name “Tin Can API” stuck around once ADL advocated to use the prototype produced out of “Project Tin Can” as the basis for the Experience API (“xAPI”). ADL, IEEE and many people and businesses talking about this technology call it xAPI.

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5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

If your responsibilities include onboarding team members, developing learning curriculums, delivering training programs, or evaluating the performance of your organization, at some point this year someone likely asked if you had looked into xAPI. ” Either way, someone probably jumped into a technical explanation about how xAPI is a magical data interoperability standard that is going to solve all of your training tracking and performance measurement challenges.

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Learning data analysis: Tools to improve performance and compliance training

Learning Pool

With L&D departments increasingly being challenged on what they are achieving and required to take a more evidence-based approach, learning professionals find themselves needing new tools for support with learning data analysis.

The LMS (eLearning) Needs Analysis

eFront

Answer the questions below and build your business case! Is there any internal (IT & business) support for an LMS? What type of content will you have e.g. SCORM, TinCan (xApi), PDFs, Video etc? What would the top three business benefits to the organization be if you used an LMS? The post The LMS (eLearning) Needs Analysis appeared first on eFront Blog.

5 Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

Essentially, xAPI (Experience API) is typically viewed by learning and development (L&D) professionals as a tool to help with: tracking learning where learners go, not just in the LMS. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. In order to gain traction in the larger organization, L&D professionals need to answer the question of “Why xAPI?”

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What is a Training Needs Analysis?

Growth Engineering

Training Needs Analysis. A training needs analysis, sometimes referred to as a TNA, is used to uncover any knowledge or skills gaps across an organisation. There’s a wide range of methods that can be used to conduct your analysis. Typically a training needs analysis will try to cover three areas – the needs of the organisation, the needs of each team or department, and the needs of each individual. Getting the most out of Training Needs Analysis.

5 Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

Essentially, xAPI (Experience API) is typically viewed by learning and development (L&D) professionals as a tool to help with: tracking learning where learners go, not just in the LMS. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. In order to gain traction in the larger organization, L&D professionals need to answer the question of “Why xAPI?”

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5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

If your responsibilities include onboarding team members, developing learning curriculums, delivering training programs, or evaluating the performance of your organization, at some point this year someone likely asked if you had looked into xAPI. ” Either way, someone probably jumped into a technical explanation about how xAPI is a magical data interoperability standard that is going to solve all of your training tracking and performance measurement challenges.

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Learning Analytics: Complexities & Analysis Types

Watershed

Here, we’re looking at things such as correlations and regression analysis. Predictive Analysis asks: What will happen if…? Prescriptive Analysis asks: How can I make this happen? And, while technologies ( such as xAPI ) can make this process easier, not all these technologies are available universally. Sometimes, this means connecting additional data sources to bring in job performance and business KPI metrics that can be compared with learning data.

The LMS (eLearning) Needs Analysis

eFront

Answer the questions below and build your business case! Is there any internal (IT & business) support for an LMS? What type of content will you have e.g. SCORM, TinCan (xApi), PDFs, Video etc? What would the top three business benefits to the organization be if you used an LMS? The post The LMS (eLearning) Needs Analysis appeared first on eFront Blog.

4 Reasons Tin Can API (xAPI) Is NOT Just a New Version of SCORM

Infopro Learning

The statement is written in format and can be applied to any type of learning, such as “I read InfoPro’s description on xAPI”. tracking-analysis/experience-api/. ) That information then can be shared with an LMS for integration much the same as SCORM, or sent to another LRS to share worker information across organizations, or with a third party analysis tool. The post 4 Reasons Tin Can API (xAPI) Is NOT Just a New Version of SCORM appeared first on.

The What, How and Why of xAPI in Corporate Learning

WhatFix

who serves as the Director of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative, aptly put it ‘xAPI helps us put the puzzle together’. But What is xAPI Really? To truly understand Experience API or xAPI, we need to first talk of Shareable Content Object Reference Model(SCORM) – the popular protocol that allows learning systems to speak with each other. So, in 2013, the developers of SCORM released xAPI (also known as Tin Can). How Does xAPI Work?

Learning Analytics: Big Demand, But Bigger Challenges?

Talented Learning

It’s also about identifying relevant, useful data and applying it consistently to improve business practices and results, over time. Taylor, these results reflect a continued shift towards the improvement of L&D business practices.

Podcast 17: Next-Level Learning Analytics – With Guest Expert Tamer Ali

Talented Learning

It involves interpretation and visualization of data in ways that are meaningful and useful for business decision makers. Business intelligence tools are not new. By leveraging technologies like AI, machine learning and the xAPI standard, innovative analytics tools are making it possible to measure learning in ways that create significant business value. None of it provides quick, useful business insights. xAPI adoption is still in process.

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

Experience API

Questions: What is the common identifier that allows the xAPI to connect the data provided by the ‘activity provider’ to a specific user in the LRS? Answer: xAPI allows for learners to be identified by email address, Open ID or an account on some system, such as an LMS. How do you best see xAPI interfacing with an LMS? Which LMS platforms out there today best interface with xAPI? That’s one of the big advantages of xAPI, *anything* can make a statement.

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xAPI and Analytics: Measuring Your Way to Success by Andy Johnson, Steve Foreman, Craig Wiggins and Peter Berking

Learning Solutions Magazine

Applying xAPI and analytics to measure learning and work outcomes enables you to go beyond just front-end analysis to. continuously analyze your learning and performance solution’s impact on business results. adapt your learning and performance solutions in response to the ever-changing needs and priorities of the business. This approach enables you to. all about how to do this here! Instructional Design Learning Systems Management Training Strategies

Results Out: 2020 Measuring the Business Impact of Learning Report

gomo learning

LEO Learning and Watershed’s measuring the business impact of learning report is now available to download. This annual survey (from our sister companies within the Learning Technologies Group) measures the learning industry’s progress towards learning that is measured against business impact.

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Results Out: 2020 Measuring the Business Impact of Learning Report

Instilled

LEO Learning and Watershed’s measuring the business impact of learning report is now available to download. This annual survey (from our sister companies within the Learning Technologies Group) measures the learning industry’s progress towards learning that is measured against business impact.

2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

This year, talent-suite LMS vendors will still focus on employee-specific business needs, while the rest of the LMS industry feasts on an abundance of extended enterprise opportunities. So, what business wouldn’t want to achieve measurable benefits like these? New year.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

It is real – backed by evidence from business scenarios. But we do have a ton of data from learning technology buyers and sellers and we have decades of experience in evaluating, recommending, marketing and implementing business learning platforms. Among the more than 700 vendors participating in today’s LMS marketplace, we continue to see a wave of learning solutions designed to solve “niche” business challenges.

Podcast 35: How Advanced Reporting Transforms Training – With Tamer Ali

Talented Learning

If you sell instructional content, your data can tell you how your business can do better. Our industry tends to jump on jargon bandwagons and talk about concepts like xAPI and data warehouses and business intelligence. It’s important to start with your business questions.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

The self-service capability is still in place, but the business model and pricing are now geared towards disrupting the highly competitive mid/large global market. Although this only affects small businesses, it may turn off prospects who could otherwise become strong, vocal brand advocates. Docebo offers an enterprise solution for midsize to large organizations so they can cost-effectively implement a scalable LMS solution that adapts to their unique business needs.

How to Add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS Support to Your WordPress LMS Website to Deliver Interactive Content via eLearning Authoring Tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade

LifterLMS

Learn how to add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS support to your WordPress LMS website to deliver interactive content via eLearning authoring tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade. One is xAPI (Experience API), or if you’ve been in the industry for a few years you may also know Tin Can API.

Let’s welcome a new dawn of behavioural learning analytics – an article from Jean-Marc Tassetto in TrainingZone

Coorpacademy

Here are some extracts of the article: “Like it or not, the L&D sector is not where it should be when it comes to proving its worth to the wider business. Because LEPs track any behaviour traces and use them to test what works and what doesn’t, based on a powerful new way of collecting such data, the ‘Experience API’ or xAPI standard.”

What’s Hot In Learning Technology? Summer Webinar Series

Talented Learning

Fortunately, at Talented Learning, we make it our business to know. Your learning business is always open. Join Tom Holz, Blackboard International Senior Director, and me, as we shine a light on corporate LMS issues that are vitally important but too-often neglected in today’s global business environment. When business decision makers think of training, they typically think of employees first. Are training revenues the lifeblood of your business?

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

If you follow my writing — even casually — you know how excited I am about the direction of LMS innovation and its ability to help organizations create business value. We founded this blog to research the industry and provide fiercely independent reporting and analysis of learning for measurable business impact. One of those opportunities was with SpongeUK , where I explained how LMS innovation is helping businesses create new revenue streams.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Also on the administrative side, SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, digital documents, virtual classrooms, and instructor-led training (ILT) can be managed in one or more catalogs you can create — for internal or external audiences. Adobe Captivate Prime is a clean, modern, easy-to-use LMS that makes a lot of sense for small businesses on their first or second learning platform. Small-to-medium businesses with basic employee compliance and skills training.

Learning analytics examples: 5 case studies of data insights in action

Learning Pool

The Experience API (xAPI for short) is far more than just an update to SCORM, the popular standard for tracking data from a learning management system. xAPI opens up a whole new world of possibilities for learning analytics.

Understanding impact: Getting started with learning analytics

Learning Pool

For the data-savvy learning professional, it has become a tool used to create and optimize learning experiences that have a tangible impact on business objectives. For others, making the business case for investment in learning analytics to leadership will be a challenge too. .

Human Capital Analytics — Now

eLearning Brothers

Human capital powers activity in commercial business and in government. In spite of the importance of this capital (the people and the cost to support them), real financial analysis of the impact of variable outcomes is seldom conducted. While this sounds obvious, performance data required to make this analysis—and determine the associated adjustment to increase performance—is frequently isolated in multiple spreadsheets or locked in enterprise systems. ASTD Magazine on xAPI.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

A learning management system offers busy managers a chance to refresh their knowledge and learn new strategies at times convenient to them. What does an LMS provide to a business/product trainer? What does an LMS provid e to a small business ? xAPI / TinCan.

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Gamification in ACTION

Learnnovators

What are the tools available for incorporating gamification in our business areas? By 2014, 80 percent of current gamified applications will fail to meet business objectives primarily due to poor design.” – Gartner. What are some of the success stories of organizations who are using gamification to drive business results? There are many companies that provide the tools and consulting services required to help clients integrate gamification into their business activities.

LMS Market Trends: Issues and Opportunities

Talented Learning

It is a logical follow-up to the forward-looking LMS market analysis I published earlier this year. Plus, with technology like xAPI , we now have the ability to track and analyze learning interactions with incredible precision. This kind of feedback is vital to link learning activity with business outcomes and inform ongoing program improvement. The most innovative learning leaders are focused on making a demonstrable business impact.

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This Week in MakingBetter: Teamwork and Tough Questions

MakingBetter

There’s a lot of team spirit about the xAPI community. The third xAPI Design Cohort kicked off, but there’s still time to sign up by February 5. Last week, our friends across the pond hosted a literal “bar” camp for xAPI — over forty people talking xAPI at a pub in London after the Learning Technologies UK conference. Our friend, Joe Fournier , wrote about his questions about privacy with xAPI (and other forms of data).

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Simplifying the Road to Insight

HT2 Labs

These three things are: ‘Templates’ for querying data ‘Deletion API’ to tidu up the data in your LRS ‘App Pages’ to easily view all the xAPI-enabled apps. One of the biggest goals for the Learning Locker team this year is to simplify how users receive useful insights from their xAPI data. This is the start of a series of updates that will significantly reduce the complexity around your xAPI data. What’s New?

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Podcast 13: High-Stakes Compliance Training Trends – With Bill Mastin of NetDimensions

Talented Learning

Since then, we’ve built a comprehensive portfolio of specialist solutions through strategic investments and acquisitions, including: Gomo Learning (a fully responsive local authoring tool), Preloaded (a learning games company), Rustici Software (the experts behind xAPI), Watershed (an xAPI-based learning record store), NetDimensions, And most recently PeopleFluent (a full-featured talent management system). WELCOME TO EPISODE 13 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

What You Missed at TRYxAPI – ATD ICE

MakingBetter

” How John proposed we counter this mindset is by looking for “performance opportunities” — looking for common learning models and having a plan for how to discuss and execute on different types of opportunities for L&D to make a business impact — starting with needs for information dissemination and skills development. Riptide Software hosted a fantastic event on Saturday for the launch of TRYxAPI.com.

Performance goals and objectives; Proven ways how an LRS can help

Learning Pool

In particular, it provides a highly instructive example of the ways that learning analytics using xAPI can help an organization meet defined performance goals and objectives. . Data from the entire blended learning experience was tracked using xAPI.

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