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xAPI’s Tipping Point for Both Community & Industry

MakingBetter

Since last year, I worked with IEEE to standardize the Experience API (xAPI) specification. Most of my work is with the IEEE-LTSC but recently a few other IEEE standards groups expressed interest in using xAPI. Meanwhile different needs among xAPI adopters in the learning technology business are becoming clearer. Organizations interested in counting on xAPI for their business needs must have a way to know the tools work.

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Slow Cooking – Our First Year of MakingBetter

MakingBetter

Such, we’ve learned, is starting a business helping people, businesses and industries make something better for themselves and each other. When we first launched MakingBetter on January 7, 2014, it was with the intent that we’d mostly focus our efforts on a few small projects and workshops while beginning standardization work on xAPI with IEEE-LTSC. Building the business throughout the year created something more than what we started cooking.

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

I worked with business analysts, IT and communications teams on governance for these new technologies. ADL, IEEE and many people and businesses talking about this technology call it xAPI. I was told xAPI is in IEEE’s hands? What is IEEE? IEEE is the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers — an international, industry standards body. That’s the means by which I’m able to lead the effort in IEEE.

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