DR. STELLA LEE – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

How is L&D presently faring in leveraging its power to make learning more impactful and measurable and thereby help address business priorities? STELLA LEE - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS.

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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eLearning: Is it Time to Jump on the xAPI Bandwagon?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Megan Torrance      xAPI and the Tin Can Project. Few eLearning developers have ever developed or seen an eLearning project that uses xAPI. However, given the fact that eLearning development tools and learning platforms now support xAPI, it may be the time to jump on the xAPI bandwagon.    What is xAPI? Many people say that xAPI is the next version of SCORM. It doesn't like to be disconnected from the internet.

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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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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. we’ve seen on the internet in recent years, driven by the ubiquity of. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. Using HTML5 - the code all internet pages. learning on business outcomes.

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. In 1998, as web-based eLearning began to find favor the standards were expanded to include Internet-Based / Web-Based Training. xAPI or Experience API is the outcome of Project TinCan that started in 2010.

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KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

How do you think it helps in enhancing business performance? Each use of LSP is custom designed specific to an organization’s needs so yes, this enhances business performance because the objective and goals of the activities were to do just that.

What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?

KnowledgeAnywhere

Now there’s a way businesses can track as much as 100% of learning experiences. It’s called xAPI. What is XAPI? xAPI allows for deeper tracking of learning. This application is able to track the information learners seek whether that be through the elearning content provided by a company or outside information on the internet. xAPI also makes it easy for learning and development teams to see self-directed learning in action. How to use xAPI.

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eLearning Glossary 2017 Edition

Association eLearning

IoE (Internet of Everything)- The Internet of Everything (IoE) is a concept that extends the Internet of Things (IoT) emphasis on machine-to-machine (M2M) communications to describe a more complex system that also encompasses people and processes. The concept of the Internet of Everything originated at Cisco, who defines IoE as “the intelligent connection of people, process, data and things.” eLearning has always been on the forefront of innovation.

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?

Combining the perks of VR training with xApi

Matrix

They allow for the individual to be placed in a physical or virtual environment which allows them to participate in realistic life or work scenario without actually impacting the business or their own lives. It can be uploaded into the company’s LMS or it can be made available anywhere on the internet and users don’t really need specialized hardware or software to view it. Combining the perks of VR training with xApi for superior results.

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What You Need to Know: GDPR & xAPI

Watershed

But what is it, and how will it affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? Will GDPR affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? xAPI as a specification isn't really impacted by GDPR, although GDPR will affect how it's implemented in certain situations. According to the xAPI specification , implementors are encouraged to use HTTPS-Only for secure communication, but that’s an implementation recommendation—not a requirement and has nothing to do with an actual xAPI statement.

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

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

Join 1000+ others with tips for a better e-learning business – subscribe now. What is xAPI? It’s similar to SCORM but outperforms it in terms of features, allowing learning and progress to be tracked both inside and outside of the LMS – and it doesn’t require an internet connection to track and record progress. Unlike SCORM, xAPI isn’t limited to learning management systems. Differences between SCORM and xAPI.

John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

John: ReviewLink has been doing well, and those who use it as a part of their business process are using it quite heavily. John: Introducing creative concepts like Responsive Course Design, being the first to market with new technologies like xAPI continue to keep Lectora ahead of its competitors. Learnnovators: A growing number of new concepts and technologies – such as Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Wearables, Internet of Things, Performance Support, etc. –

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

A newer standard than even xAPI, Caliper is somewhat less ambitious than xAPI in the number of use cases considered and APIs specified. As Martin is one of the xAPI originators, this could foreshadow future synergies between the two standards and help xAPI get out of the Trough (see below). CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot. xAPI: We are big believers in xAPI. xAPI has not reached the “plug and play” productivity of SCORM.

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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Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

How significant is innovation for businesses to succeed? Learnnovators: You’ve been Quinnovating in e-learning for over 30 years, helping your clients make the best business decisions. We can’t measure cost/time/seat if we’re not first measuring business impact. Gartner says, “Through 2015, 80% of social business efforts will not achieve the intended benefits due to inadequate leadership and over emphasis on technology”.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

A newer standard than even xAPI, Caliper is somewhat less ambitious than xAPI in the number of use cases considered and APIs specified. As Martin is one of the xAPI originators, this could foreshadow future synergies between the two standards and help xAPI get out of the Trough (see below). CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot. xAPI: We are big believers in xAPI. xAPI has not reached the “plug and play” productivity of SCORM.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?

Paradiso

A great learning management system like Paradiso LMS connects learners from across the business and gives them a platform not just for their formal learning but for informal activities such as forums, wikis and blogs. Tin Can Api (or Xperience Api or xApi as it is also known) records activities (formal or informal) in the form of “statements” which are sent to a Learning Record Store (LRS) in as noun-verb-object. The post Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?

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.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

These broader business ecosystems naturally bring opportunities to offer extended online training. In today’s economy, businesses must depend on partners, resellers, contractors and other external constituents to create value. Business and HR leaders want to offer their learners a simple, streamlined training experience. But we really need to track specific data for training and business purposes. But someone may be using an older version of Internet Explorer.

Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

Adoption of Business App Stores within organizations to help employees work smarter. The emergence of more tool and consulting service providers to help clients integrate gamification into their business activities. Gamification amalgamating further with the power of other emerging technologies such as Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things (IoT), providing us with more powerful gamified learning experiences.

Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

The CMI5 is a profile for blending the xAPI specification with the learning management system. It involves a set of rules for xAPI which narrow the ‘umbrella’ or extensive specification to enhance its adoption rate in the industry.

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.

How big data changes the training scenery

Matrix

Until recently, the more data a business had — about how to improve their product/service, about the competition, about new technologies — the better their chances to be successful. All these data affects companies’ ability to deliver success in learning and development, learner engagement and ultimately, business performance. Find out more about xAPI and how it works here. We live in a world of data. Money is no longer our only currency; big data is catching up.

TOP 9 E-LEARNING PREDICTIONS FOR 2014

Learnnovators

Adoption of Business App Stores within organizations to help employees work smarter. The emergence of more tool and consulting service providers to help clients integrate gamification into their business activities. Gamification amalgamating further with the power of other emerging technologies such as Big Data Analytics and Internet of Things (IoT), providing us with more powerful gamified learning experiences.

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

Consider the internet; developments on top of the TCP/IP protocol like SMTP and HTML allowed a variety of tools to work together to bring us email and the world wide web. And we want to know whether or how well someone did for critical business skills. ADL decided to create a new standard, the Experience API (xAPI; originally known as Tin Can). Lee] [viewed] [the troubleshooting video]), the xAPI provides a way for systems to provide data about what people do.

Human Capital Analytics — Now

eLearning Brothers

Human capital powers activity in commercial business and in government. To get the answers to our questions we must focus on three things: Sensors in the form of connected devices — computers, mobile devices televisions, game consoles, wearable monitors, and anything else that can connect to the internet. The intersection between sensors and the data they provide empowers the internet of things (IoT). ASTD Magazine on xAPI. Training Magazine on xAPI.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Use a virtual classroom (instructor + students meet via the internet) to enrich your staff (engineers and builders) with improvements which could help your company beat out the competition. . That’s why it is available to anyone with the internet and a compatible digital device.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Innovation Trigger: Internet-enabled Physical Simulators and EHR-integrated Performance Improvement Activities. When the Internet of Things started to become real, investors thought first about Internet-enabled refrigerators and cars. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices come along years later. Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

To wit, we in online learning are often in the business of managing transactions. Less abstractly, the CE business of non-profit associations is threatened by for-profit CE providers that undercut the associations’ prices. The Army Research Laboratory in Orlando, Florida (the Silicon Valley of simulation), is, a source tells us, leaning toward specifying xAPI (see below) as the standard for LMS-simulator communication.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. . Listed below are the best elearning authoring tools that can help you with choosing the tool you need as per the business requirements. .

Proud of our Talented Learning Award customers

Rustici Software

Our Rustici Engine solution helps eLogic support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS within the LMS and includes support for offline SCORM support in their mobile app. They have integrated with Rustici Engine to support SCORM, AICC and xAPI in their application. Recently, they have also adopted our Rustici Engine Offline Mobile Player extension , enabling their mobile applications to run and track SCORM content offline, then sync data back to the LMS when the Internet connection resumes.

SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?

eLearningMind

harness the power of the Internet and other virtual or private wide-area networks (WANs) to deliver high-quality learning. It’s called Experience API, or xAPI, and can live online, offline, and on multiple platforms, allowing companies access to more data about how learners are learning.

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SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?

eLearningMind

harness the power of the Internet and other virtual or private wide-area networks (WANs) to deliver high-quality learning. It’s called Experience API, or xAPI, and can live online, offline, and on multiple platforms, allowing companies access to more data about how learners are learning.

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Congrats to our Top Learning Systems customers

Rustici Software

Schoox is a unique Talent Development Platform that covers the entire range of activities that help companies –from small to enterprise – change their perception about learning and talent management from a traditional compliance checklist and HR administration process respectively into a holistic business growth process. They integrate with Rustici Engine to allow clients to import, launch and track SCORM and AICC content, as well as support xAPI. #14

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2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Innovation Trigger: Internet-enabled Physical Simulators and EHR-integrated Performance Improvement Activities. When the Internet of Things started to become real, investors thought first about Internet-enabled refrigerators and cars. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices came along years later. Peak of Inflated Expectations: xAPI and Badges. In xAPI’s favor, the U.S.

Ryan Tracey – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

In the early days, the use of computers and the Internet was still quite novel, so the “e” in e-learning meant that you were heavily focused on online courses; in other words, how do we move our usual stuff onto this new medium? We need to push back on the endless requests for training, and work closer with the business to design and deliver their own solutions that are more useful to them. ABOUT RYAN TRACEY.

Your LMS criteria can make or break your buying process – here’s how to win

Docebo

Before you start writing your wish list, you have to ask yourself and your organization the right questions to land on the LMS that makes the most sense for your business’s goals, struggles, and desired future. Related: Build an air-tight business case for a learning platform.

What Is e-Learning and Its Benefits?

Learning Routes

There are a few distinct kinds of LMS’s that you can browse, for example, cloud-based, open-source, business, and establishment-based. Over the new years, xAPI has gotten the new standard for passing on electronic getting ready. Regardless, xAPI isn’t without limitations.