Enabling Learning & Performance Analytics with xAPI

Web Courseworks

Mike Rustici , President of Watershed LRS, will be presenting “Enabling Learning & Performance Analytics with xAPI”on November 28th as part of our Though Leaders Series Webinar! He is currently helping companies understand if the money they are spending on their learning and development programs is making an impact. Tell me about the Watershed mission and vision as it relates to xAPI and LRS. . How are experience platforms like EdCast utilizing xAPI?

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xAPI Medical Case Studies

Web Courseworks

I attended the xAPI Camp in Chicago on Friday, September 16, 2016 to learn about use cases in the medical community for xAPI. xAPI and the Learning Records Store is the eLearning communities answer to recording informal or formal activities for big data calculations. My current impression is that xAPI is in “the pilot stage” of acceptance, although there’s an industry developing around it. Silvers – International and cross-industry activities with xAPI.

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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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xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program

Gyrus

xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program. In the Learning and Development industry a very buzzworthy topic is xAPI (xAPI is also known as Tin Can API or the Experience API in case you have heard or read additional posts elsewhere, it will herein be referred to solely as xAPI within this blog post). What does that mean to my learning program? The post xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program appeared first on Gyrus.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Where learning and development programs used to be seen as. report on the effectiveness of its learning programs. Authoring tools have the potential to help transform learning programs and. and development programs that incorporate all the features discussed in this.

xAPI Tutorial

eLearningArt

xAPI was the #6 eLearning trend for 2018. If you’re not doing anything at all with xAPI now, it can feel like climbing Mount Everest. Here’s something actionable that you can do TODAY in about an hour to get started with xAPI. Not a programer? xAPI Tutorial: 60 Minute Quick-Start Guide. Mel Milloway’s 3 steps to xAPI LinkedIn post – Mel- You are a rock star for creating the tutorials (video and posts)! Learn the basics of xAPI.

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Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive

MakingBetter

It was an incredibly exciting week to see the incredible gains and growth the xAPI community has had in the last year. Megan & I spent the bulk of our time helping the eLearning Guild with the xAPI Hyperdrive and the xAPI in Practice track. In this case, xAPI is used with Articulate products to create job aids that track interactions while relief workers — in this case, research interviewers — are out in the field.

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Getting Started With Learning Data and Analytics

CLO Magazine

Maybe there’s an executive demanding more visibility into your program, or perhaps you just want a better understanding of how things are going so you can find ways to make them better. You’re ready to get started with learning data and analytics, but where do you begin? There are two places to look for your first data analytics project. Do you already have tools in your ecosystem that are experience API, or xAPI conformant?

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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. measuring engagement in mobile and social learning programs. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. If your business team wants those results, xAPI offers the key to that optimization.

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The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

From early adopters who used archaic systems to set up a lesson that could be shared on one computer with an instructor to guide employees, to modern workplace learning that’s focused on xAPI -enabled mobile learning; eLearning at the workplace has traveled a long way. Have you wondered how all eLearning programs follow a specific structure and adhere to standards despite being unique learning elements? Why xAPI Matters? Here’s wherein xAPI plays a crucial role.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

As I mentioned in last week’s post, mLevel is beginning to push the learning industry in the direction of using all of the data available to L&D to make better decisions on how its employees are interacting with their learning programs. One way to do that is to use the events that occur during an interaction to translate them into actionable items for the L&D leaders to know how to evolve their learning programs to be as efficient as possible. Quick Overview of xAPI.

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Here’s the latest thinking on measurement, analytics and reporting

CLO Magazine

Analytics and the Use of Microdata. As organizations gather and store more data at an employee level, analytics can be used to identify relationships among different measures. Second, organizations are analyzing the increasing amount of data on content that is available when courses are created in xAPI or other platforms, which allow the capture of user information on measures like time spent on a particular task. It is an exciting time to be a learning professional.

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6 Brilliant Reasons To Adopt An xAPI-Enabled LMS

ProProfs

Now xAPI (Experience API), also known as Tin Can API, found its way into this list. Considering the significant benefits it offers, there is no surprise why everyone is going gaga over how xAPI can impact the online training landscape. Even though it’s still in its nascent stage, xAPI is creating a great impact on the learning industry. Within a relatively short span of time, many vendors now offer varying degrees of support for xAPI.

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4 examples of using xAPI for more effective learning

Elucidat

xAPI is a game changer. In this blog we take a closer look at what xAPI is and share some real-world examples of xAPI in action. What is xAPI? The Experience API, commonly referred to as xAPI or Tin-Can enables the recording, tracking, personalizing and improving of learning activity, both on and offline. xAPI has been revolutionizing the impact of learning programs by offering a far more nuanced picture of how people engage with blended learning experiences.

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Scorm vs Tin Can (xAPI)

Elucidat

Whilst SCORM is the most widely used elearning standard, xAPI opens up a wealth of opportunity for tracking, personalizing and improving learning experiences. We take a look at how they compare… Both SCORM and Tin Can – now more commonly known as xAPI – are communications protocols for tracking learning related activity. But, the extent and flexibility to which they SCORM and xAPI are able to do this differs significantly. xAPI can help!

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Package & track elearning: why companies need both AICC & xAPI

Docebo

Companies and organizations involved in elearning need learning content to be compliant with some requirements, i.e. with regards to the way content is packaged and tracked within the training program. AICC and xAPI (Experience API, or formerly Tin Can) are among the most important standards: whilst AICC has been around for a while, the xAPI is relatively recent. From Tin Can to xAPI: a core called LRS. What we used to know as “ Tin Can ” is now called xAPI.

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5 Real Benefits of Using xAPI

LearnUpon

xAPI was touted as the future of eLearning back in 2013 when it was first introduced (named Tin Can at the time). xAPI has some awesome benefits that you should know about and avail of. One of the major benefits of xAPI is the lack of disruption its adoption will cause you. xAPI can do everything that your SCORM 1.2 xAPI, the new kid on the block, is based on newer, more reliable technology. xAPI may not have swept across eLearning as expected.

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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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Yet Analytics Awarded Contract to Bring Learning Experience Technology to Air Force

Yet Analytics

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 17, 2020 Contact: Shelly Blake-Plock Yet Analytics Awarded Contract to Bring Learning Experience Technology to Air Force BALTIMORE, MD — Technology startup Yet Analytics has been awarded a Phase II contract through a United States Department of Defense solicitation for Small Business Innovation Research to implement its learning experience platform for Airmen at Joint Base Andrews in partnership with the SparkX Cell Innovation and Idea Center.

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Learning Analytics: Complexities & Analysis Types

Watershed

The last few posts in our Learning Analytics Research series have looked at the three categories of learning analytics (i.e. learner, program, and experience) and their respective dimensions. Analytics start with measurement, or the simple act of tracking things and recording values to tell us what happened. Otherwise, it’s impossible to do any analytics. In current practice, most analytics fall into the basic data evaluation category, and that’s OK.

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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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Degreed Definitions: Getting Started with xAPI (Part 2)

Degreed

Part one of our 2-part xAPI series taught us the basics of Experience API (xAPI) including the definition and how it works between systems. This post will explore getting started with xAPI and the data that comes with it! If you’re an L&D professional (not a vendor), you have many options in getting xAPI enabled in your organization without doing much, if any, coding work. You simply need to ask your vendor if and how they support xAPI.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

As I mentioned in last week’s post, mLevel is beginning to push the learning industry in the direction of using all of the data available to L&D to make better decisions on how its employees are interacting with their learning programs. One way to do that is to use the events that occur during an interaction to translate them into actionable items for the L&D leaders to know how to evolve their learning programs to be as efficient as possible. Quick Overview of xAPI.

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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. measuring engagement in mobile and social learning programs. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. If your business team wants those results, xAPI offers the key to that optimization.

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gomo’s Enhanced xAPI Reporting Feature

gomo learning

gomo’s Enhanced xAPI Reporting feature means you have more insights into how your learners are performing, the effectiveness of your learning programs, and how L&D is affecting the organization’s bottom line. What is Enhanced xAPI Reporting? While gomo already offers built-in xAPI reporting dashboards , gomo’s Enhanced xAPI Reporting feature provides more granular-level tracking and in-depth reporting on question data.

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From intuition to knowing for sure: a case of applying learning analytics at course level

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

The value of these data is in analyzing and interpreting: what we call learning analytics. We recently experienced the power of learning analytics and gladly share this experience with you. Intuitively we felt that we were on the right track with this online learning program. Online monitoring- analytics Curatr collects behind the scenes lots of data using Experience API (xAPI). We can perform learning analytics at different levels.

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eLearning Authoring Tools + xAPI = A Love Story

gomo learning

eLearning authoring tools and xAPI go together like the proverbial horse and carriage. In this blog post from Customer Success Manager, Simon Waldram, we look at the love affair between xAPI and authoring tools, and detail four ways an authoring tool can use xAPI to drive learning value. What Is xAPI? In its simplest form, an xAPI statement consists of an actor, verb, and object. actor": "Jared", "verb": "completed", "object": "xAPI training". }.

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The Crawl, Walk, Run methodology for adopting learning analytics

Matrix

Yet along comes xApi , big data and analytics for learning. As with all major projects in an organization, implementation of learning analytics need to have clear and measurable objectives. After it is fairly clear why implementing Learning Analytics is necessary and how the project will be presented, it is time to begin the actual implementation. Running is the “professional” stage of implementing learning analytics. Learning Analytics are obviously the future.

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Combining the perks of VR training with xApi

Matrix

Combining the perks of VR training with xApi for superior results. Measuring how much of the material is remembered and applied, what modules are most popular and which ones get skipped, as well as measuring results and adapting programs in real-time is all the stuff of xAPI. Read more: Building a learning ecosystem that works with xAPI. The key word when it comes both to immersive learning and xAPI is real-time.

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3 Tips for Implementing a Learning Analytics Practice

Watershed

A few years ago, we explored why L&D should use data and analytics in data storytelling. Over the next several posts, we’ll dive into how real organizations view learning analytics and how they are using their data narratives to gain buy-in, effect change, and showcase improvement across L&D initiatives. TL;DR: Learning Analytics = Storytelling. We saw this aspect of learning analytics practice during David Rosenfeld ’s aptly titled presentation “Reporting Out Loud.”

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Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Anthony Altieri @aa_altieri "Analytics: What You Want to Know" I got here late so my notes are partial.he seems to be talking about the difference between using Google Analytics vs. xAPI for capturing data. So you can track things like which device someone started a program on and if they moved to a tablet and then if they moved back…you can see resolution and pixel depth. To see resolution/pixel in xapi you'd have to add some code.

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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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5 Ways the Learning Analytics Landscape Is Evolving

Watershed

After combining the data from annual learning measurement surveys with L&D practitioner stories shared during Insights Summits, we’ve noticed a growing shift in the way both L&D professionals and the organization as a whole view learning analytics. It can be difficult to change institutionalized beliefs about whether an activity—such as learning analytics—is worth the time, but changing this mindset is becoming more attainable, as you'll see below. Learning Analytics

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6 Practical Tips for Applying Assessment and Quiz Data to Your eLearning Content

gomo learning

Course analytics data can reveal a wealth of information about the effectiveness of the assessments and quizzes you build. Test that correct and incorrect answers are being reported accurately, and that your underlying analytics implementation is working as intended.

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Your First xAPI Project: Go Big or Go Small

ATD Learning Technologies

At the ATD 2017 International Conference & Exposition , you’ll see more xAPI (Experience API) in action than ever before: more sessions, more vendors, and more real working examples that take you beyond the confines of simple SCORM e-learning tracking. xAPI is an open specification for storing and retrieving records about learners and sharing that data across platforms. This has made many learning professionals eager to get started with xAPI. Sick of SCORM yet?

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