eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

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by Megan Torrance      In my  previous xAPI article  I pointed to the emergence of "geek-free tools and platforms" as the hallmark that xAPI is beginning to achieve main-stream status. eLearning xAPI

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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. 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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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? If you care about supporting real learning that’s truly people-centered , then you should consider xAPI as a way of measuring it!

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Building a learning ecosystem that works with xAPI

Matrix

However, since learning also happens through other activities such as work assignments, coaching, networking and new projects, learning management systems need a little help in accounting for those experiences and their value for employee development. The next step is xAPI.

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Does Your Business Really Need an LMS? Straight Talk with “The eLearning Coach”

Talented Learning

Earlier this year, I was fortunate to be interviewed by one of the learning community’s most talented instructional designers and thought leaders, Connie Malamed (aka “ The eLearning Coach “). Ideas for integrating new content into existing programs.

eLearning Modules will Die… and 70:20:10 will hold the Smoking Gun

Learnnovators

Learning and Development professionals are beginning to support this change — creating learning ecosystems that empower learners by deepening experiences and reflect on them, while encouraging rich interactions with peers/ mentors/ and coaches.

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Measuring Training Return on Investment

mLevel

And analytics are baked in – users do not need to know xAPI or any other programming language to make this happen, they simply need to tag the data or build a content grid (which only requires typing as a skill).

What does a company need an LMS and an LRS for?

Matrix

Read more: Building a learning ecosystem that works with xAPI. Taking it one step forward, all that xAPI can be brought into the LRS which serves as a database. So to sum it up, if the question is “what does a company need an LMS, an LRS and xApi for?”

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What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

A Learning Management System is a software-based platform that facilitates the management, delivery, and measurement of an organization’s corporate e-learning programs. Learners: They’re on the receiving end of learning initiatives (after all, they are to whom training programs are intended).

Best practices on measuring the impact of organizational learning

Matrix

Because there is a lot of transformation in organizations as a whole and in their demands when it comes to L&D, programs have to evolve, become innovative and tailored to the specific needs of an ever changing audience. It works even better if there is an LMS with an xApi extension.

Why do searches on e-Learning terms drop dramatically?

Challenge to Learn

The launch of Desktop publishing programs in the eighties changed a whole industry. But the general trend is that the main role of the instructional designer needs to change from designer to coach. There is also growing interest for XAPI and 70:20:10.

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Why do searches on e-Learning terms drop dramatically?

Challenge to Learn

The launch of Desktop publishing programs in the eighties changed a whole industry. But the general trend is that the main role of the instructional designer needs to change from designer to coach. There is also growing interest for XAPI and 70:20:10.

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Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Almost every profession is advancing faster than ever, and even employees in sales, service, and operational roles need regular updates on programs, processes, and core skills to stay productive and grow. The original focus of L&D was to build “programs” to solve these issues.

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Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018

Videonitch

It should also be noted that it takes about four years (seven for Coco ) for Pixar to complete a film; it’s hard to find a learning program that has the luxury of even four months. xAPI is a better choice for mobile learning, offline learning and where custom extensions might be needed.

Ryan Moore from Uncanny Automator Helps You Integrate your WordPress LMS with the Most Important Apps For Your Personalized Learning Paths and Course Designs

LifterLMS

Whereas with WordPress sites, the interest tends to be around making sure that the learner is interested in finding value in it and engaged in the program. A lot of that motivation is to get them to buy the next product and to keep selling to them, doing coaching, things like that.

The Only Person Who Behaves Sensibly Is My Tailor

Performance Learning Productivity

We measure how many people have attended a class or completed an eLearning module, or read a document or engaged in a job swap or in a coaching relationship. Outcomes not Activity Even with today’s interest in the xAPI/TinCan protocol the predominant focus is still on measuring activity.

Building a Learning and Performance Support Ecosystem (Steve Foreman) #elguild

Learning Visions

More on these components: Coaching is part of talent management. But you might also have a structured learning program that involves mentoring and shadowing. Portal Search Engine knowledge base, communities, courses xAPI Learning Record Store Analytics/reports Newsfeeds How do we create ecosystem solutions? Their solution included knowledgebase, process based performance support, ask an expert, CoP, learning/mentoring program.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

In this webinar you’ll… Explore the benefits of AR/VR to learners, as well as the practical considerations and challenges around deploying such programs. What happens when these programs are released into the wild and nobody engages with them? Today, xAPI is ready for wider adoption.

Innovation at Work

Coreaxis

Alone, microlearning, blended modalities, gamification, and social learning aren’t necessarily innovative ideas but when approached by an instructional design expert and experienced learning developer, each can bring innovation to a training program.

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

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

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).

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Substantial new capabilities for coaching, sharing and mentoring. Build course components using SCORM, xAPI, videos, files, HTML, slides. Content Creation — Elucidat, Lectora or any SCORM or xAPI authoring tool. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Almost every profession is advancing faster than ever, and even employees in sales, service, and operational roles need regular updates on programs, processes, and core skills to stay productive and grow. The original focus of L&D was to build “programs” to solve these issues. For 2017, this means integrating xAPI into your builds, adding the role of data scientist to any high-functioning L&D team, and ditching your clunky LMS for an LRS.

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Continuous Learning: The Social Give and Take of Podcasting

Talented Learning

For example, recently I had the opportunity to join industry veteran, thought leader and instructional rock star Connie Malamed founder of The eLearning Coach to discuss one of my favorite topics: “The Strategic Use of Learning Management Systems.”

LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

A Learning Management System (LMS) is a software application that allows a company, school, or organization to administer, document, track, and report on the delivery of educational courses and training programs. Social Learning (Wikis, Blogs, Reviews, Comments, Mentoring/Coaching). •. ?.

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Top 10 Learning Systems for 2019

eLearning 24-7

A robust system that contains everything from a perfect score in my learning environment functionaliy to administration (also a perfect score) to content curation, video management (with auto detection FPS) to the ability to accept course standards including xAPI and PENS. Ties into xAPI.

Hey LMS Santa!

eLearning 24-7

Coaching or Ask an Expert – I prefer ask an expert, only because the “coaching” usage is somewhat misleading. Not just links via API (Application program interface) such as Linkedin, Twitter or Facebook, but also using such apps as Zapier, Shopify, etc.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

For instance, I see training programs like induction and onboarding adopting a blended approach. Others like application simulation training programs will opt for the fully online model (supported by practice sessions on the actual tool). Similarly, I see soft skills training moving to largely online (for knowledge acquisition), but being supported by coaching and mentoring on one hand (to retain the human touch) and leverage on platforms for social learning and curation.

Q&A With a Learning Experience Design Pro: Our Newest Rockstar, Marty Rosenheck

eLearning Brothers

My uncle actually created one of the early adaptive learning programs with 32K of RAM; that’s ‘K’—not megabytes—of RAM. Your coach or mentor could be anywhere in the world and connect with you on the phone or a video camera. Eventually, the coach says, “Okay, good.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

Connie, known online as the “eLearning Coach,” is the author of Visual Design Solutions , a top rated eLearning design book. He was well known as the Program Director of the eLearning Guild before taking senior leadership roles in the corporate sector.

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Tips for Small L&D Departments: An Interview with Emily Wood

Convergence Training

Like right now, I am launching a module on supporting civil rights, like how your USDA rights are established for purchasing food, a module on blood safety, a module on hand washing, and we’re working on a series of modules right now on supervisory skills to be better coaches and supervisors.

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

As opposed to the newer standard, which is known as Experience API or xAPI or Tin Can (though I think Tin Can as a term is going away a bit, I don’t see it as much as xAPI), so I think with xAPI the promise behind it is it’s much more integrated in the way you can measure things.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

No programming skills needed. xAPI support – Hit the gas this is flying fast. Where can you find this without having to have the programming skill sets needed to do so? How about adding an xAPI checker or something along those lines? When looking at the state of the authoring tool space, two words come to mind. Bewilderment and Confusion.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

Able to talk into the computer and thus program and have it tie into the correct pronunciations. Option to have one on one coaching/tutor sessions via the product (this is an extra cost). Speaking. The Final Frontier of E-learning. These are the voyages of me.