What is xAPI?

LearnUpon

Over the past three years, xAPI has emerged as the hot new standard for delivering online training. xAPI is often described as the next evolution of SCORM. While the SCORM standard isn’t going anywhere soon, xAPI has redefined some of the fundamental practices of tracking learning experiences. But what is xAPI? And why do so many experts believe it will soon become the default standard for eLearning content? What is xAPI? How xAPI works.

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Using analytics to improve e-learning content development

gomo learning

With the introduction of Experience API (xAPI) analytics, it’s a real revelation to be able to see live insights from courses detailing devices used, location, number of launches and pretty much anything else you could want or need to know. Amongst all of the excitement, and with so much data to take in, it’s easy to lose sight of what we can do with the numbers to benefit future learning initiatives, strategy and e-learning content development.

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Day 5: xAPI and more – what next for SCORM?

LearnUpon

As we approach the end of our SCORM series, in many ways it’s just the beginning for eLearning content standards. While SCORM has dominated the field since it was developed, there are now new kids on the block. This final post provides a perfect opportunity to look to the future of eLearning content development and consider the road ahead. In my opinion, the main benefit is that AICC uses HTTP post requests, *Known as AICC-HACP* , to track data.

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

Talented Learning

Troy is a “triple threat” learning innovator with deep expertise as a content development practitioner, solutions consultant and technology vendor. And today’s interview is especially interesting because we discuss a common issue that inspired Troy’s most recent venture – the need to improve learning content availability. Until recently, several significant content availability obstacles limited the external reach of online training providers.

Top Online Learning Development and Delivery Tools

Hurix Digital

As Online learning development goes digital, it becomes imperative for organizations and educational institutions to digitalize their learning and development content. There are several learning and development tools available in the market that you can use to custom create your content. Here, in this article, we talk about online learning development and delivery tools. What is an authoring tool used for online learning development.

Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System

ProProfs

Referring to the definition cited by Wikipedia : Tin Can xAPI “is an e-learning software specification that allows learning content and learning systems to speak to each other in a manner that records and tracks all types of learning experiences. In simple words, Tin Can API track, record, and evaluate the learning activities of each trainee. E-Learning courses are not all about developing and sharing learning materials with the users.

Top 5 Content Authoring Tools You Need to Know About

Kitaboo

A content authoring tool refers to software that enables you to create interactive digital training content , easily convert it into different formats, and offer it to learners either through the web or a learning management system. Cuts down the eLearning development cost.

LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy

JCA Solutions

Training content providers who are eager to grow revenue and expand their opportunities are embracing LMS-agnostic eLearning. This strategy allows them to scale their reach by distributing eLearning content to more customers, regardless of which LMS the customer uses. That’s often a mistake. Many eLearning vendors create content that is not LMS-agnostic. SCORM SCORM stands for “Shareable Content Object Reference Model.”

Technology Architecture

Clark Quinn

We start with the content management systems, from the delivery perspective, which maintains media assets. Above that we have the aggregation of those assets into content, whether full learning consisting of introductions, concepts, examples, practice items, all the way to the summary, or user-generated content via a variety of tools. For instance, this doesn’t represent authoring tools for aggregating media assets into content.

Back to basics: What is SCORM?

Elucidat

SCORM stands for Shareable Content Object Reference Model. SCOs – or Shareable Content Objects – are the individual trackable pieces of elearning, so these might be whole courses or one page. It just means something that can be individually uploaded and tracked by an LMS. SCORM was originally developed in 1999 when there was a need to standardize the way elearning was built so it could be hosted across LMSs.

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4 Secrets No One Will Tell You When Choosing Your Microlearning Platform

Obsidian Learning

Management is responsible for keeping confidential information secure, tracking course attendance and completion, and keeping content organized in a repository which hopefully also addresses version control. To management, streamlining usually implies standardizing processes or content, and having fewer systems and repositories. They drive your learners away from the very content they need. And of course the content needs to run on a learner’s device of choice. (At

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Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Content must now be shorter and more relevant (“micro-learning” is the new buzzword). We need more tools like Axonify to make content relevant and targeted to the role and time it is needed. And there are now so many external content providers, our new job is to curate and integrate, not just develop and teach. Content curation will mature to content aggregation. Content needs to be in context, accessible, and relevant.

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

Talented Learning

When we began analyzing this market six years ago, many vendors thought they could create the perfect extended enterprise solution by adding a shopping cart and content pricing to their existing employee-focused LMS. Now, LMS buyers expect sophisticated B2B capabilities for bulk content sales to resellers, corporate partners, customers or corporate association members. Bulk sales functionality is important because content development costs are fixed. Content authoring.

Gomo Remains One of Training Industry’s Top eLearning Authoring Tools in 2020 List

gomo learning

Content built in Gomo can be delivered to and updated on a wide range of environments and devices. xAPI compatibility ensures that whatever your analytics and tracking requirements, you’ll be able to understand the impact of your courses. said: “This year’s Top eLearning Authoring Tools Companies are leading the learning technologies market in delivering advanced and intuitive tools for engaging and interactive multimedia content development.”

5 White Label Learning Platforms to Consider for Employee Training

Kitaboo

A white label solution refers to a product or service developed by one company and then used by another company under its own logo, brand and identity. A familiar theme, look and feel, will put your learners at ease and they will be able to complete the course content without any distraction. tracking. Group-based content management. Custom development. Easy content creation for authors without the need for coding skills. xAPI compliant.

What is Tin Can API?

LearnUpon

Also known as the Experience API (xAPI), Tin Can is often described as the next evolution of SCORM. While the SCORM standard isn’t going anywhere soon, Tin Can has redefined some of the fundamental practices of tracking learning experiences. And why do so many experts believe it will soon become the default standard for eLearning content? is still the most popular authoring standard used in eLearning, its weaknesses triggered the development of the Tin Can API.

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Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content. Include multi-media content. Each tool clearly has the core features required to create great elearning content (as do Articulate Rise, GomoLearning and others that we’ve reviewed here ). Your content development workflow (who is involved across the department or organization). The amount of content being produced and managed. Easier ways to update content.

Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)

Axonify

Content must now be shorter and more relevant (“micro-learning” is the new buzzword). We need more tools like Axonify to make content relevant and targeted to the role and time it is needed. And there are now so many external content providers, our new job is to curate and integrate, not just develop and teach. Content curation will mature to content aggregation. Content needs to be in context, accessible, and relevant.

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LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. Buzz words in the industry include e-learning, mobile learning, cloud delivery, bite-sized learning, informal learning, learning record store, and single-source content development. Instructional Designers (IDs) are now under more pressure than ever to deliver the best content, and a tool that many IDs are familiar with is a Learning Management System (LMS).

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xSMART – The Framework to Drive Your Content Modernization Initiative

Harbinger Interactive Learning

This framework, known as xSMART, is a solution accelerator designed for teams to successfully implement and execute a content modernization strategy. Consider the following scenario: An organization is sitting with hundreds of hours of legacy digital content developed using a variety of legacy authoring tools including Flash. Now, content wise, these courses are still relevant, however the source files are missing. One such example is xAPI.

5 Common Myths About eLearning Authoring Tools Busted

gomo learning

Authoring tools are the cornerstone of today’s online course development efforts. They allow learning professionals who don’t necessarily have coding skills—for instance, instructional designers and subject matter experts—to take an active part in the development of web-based eLearning resources. Don’t let the many myths about eLearning authoring tools influence the way you create your own course content. Cloud-Based Solutions Can Deliver Content More Quickly.

What is SCORM & Decoding Its Importance For eLearning

ProProfs

SCORM is an acronym that stands for “Sharable Content Object Reference Model”. It is a set of technical standards that were mainly developed for supporting elearning tools. Moreover, this model is responsible for determining how elearning content and a learning management system (LMS) engage in communication with each other. Basically, SCORM cover two things: content packaging and effective data exchange. Spend less time and resources on content development.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

With each of these authoring tools, you can: Create SCORM-compliant elearning content. Include multi-media content. Each tool clearly has the core features required to create great elearning content. Your content development workflow (who is involved across the department or organization). The amount of content being produced and managed. Whether you need to regularly update content to keep it fresh. Management of elearning content at scale.

Beginners Guide To Tin Can API

ProProfs

In the last couple of years, the Tin Can API has emerged as a buzzword in the arena of authoring tools, learning management systems, and content development. Also known by the name of Experience API, or xAPI, Tin Can is a special program interface with the ability to deliver and truly measure learning experiences beyond what was previously possible. And what makes experts around the world believe it to soon become the de facto standard for eLearning content?

Innovation at Work

Coreaxis

Innovation has been a corporate buzz word over the past several years and, in the Learning and Development (L&D) world, it has become a hallmark of cutting edge companies. They need to create solutions that deliver content and context appropriate to the specific needs of each learner. On a daily basis, CoreAxis works with clients to create flexible solutions that allow learners to engage with the content when they want and on any platform they want (pc, tablet, smartphone).

Build Both Relevance and Accessibility: Learning Ecosystems Q&A with Brandon Hall Group’s Michael Rochelle

Instilled

However, these innovations add to the already complex decision-making processes that L&D professionals face when reviewing their content and delivery strategies. Q: What would be your advice for an organization choosing between investing in new technology — however that technology is labeled — or developing existing systems? Michael: The matrix of developing and delivering great learning starts with the idea that learners should be highly engaged.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Almost daily, new learning technology developers contact us to introduce themselves. In 2017 we tracked more than 35 different mergers and acquisitions in the learning technology space. However, because customer-facing departments typically fund, develop and deliver training to their constituents, they tend to prefer platforms that integrate with Salesforce.com and foster relationships with external constituents. 6 Associations Prioritize Professional Development.

E-Learning 101: Straightforward Answers to Fundamental Questions

ATD Learning Technologies

An LMS is a learning management system used to launch and track e-learning courses. Free webinar are Section 508 and WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines). Responsive design presents content on a web page or an e-learning course in such a way that it works well on a number of devices. Creative Commons is a type of copyright license wherein the creator of the content still retains the rights but allows others to use it free of charge with certain stipulations.

How to Select the Right eLearning Authoring Tools and Services

Hurix Digital

An eLearning authoring tool is a software that developers use to package content, typically, multimedia content, and make it available to end users on the World Wide Web. While there are many tools available, it is advisable to choose one that supports e-learning content standards such as SCORM , AICC and CBT. Apart from the basic functionality, enquire if the price includes access to supplementary tools and services such as content libraries and cloud storage.

Beginners guide to Tin Can API

ProProfs

In the last couple of years, the Tin Can API has emerged as a buzzword in the arena of authoring tools, learning management systems, and content development. Also known by the name of Experience API, or xAPI, Tin Can is a special program interface with the ability to deliver and truly measure learning experiences beyond what was previously possible. And what makes experts around the world believe it to soon become the de facto standard for eLearning content?

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

From API to xAPI, the words we use everyday can be complex and confusing. Accessibility: If you create online learning content, making it accessible to all learners is crucial. Accessibility means that content can be used by people with varying abilities and disabilities, from the sensory to the intellectual or technological. eLearning content developers and instructional designers should aim to make courses clear, easy to understand, and simple to use.

Why your learning management system needs content support

LearnUpon

Even when an LMS runs extremely smoothly, support is still essential for getting things like authoring tools and content standards to work together successfully. Creating eLearning content can be a lengthy process, involving the collaboration of multiple tools and experts. Because a content issue can occur at any point in the process, it can be difficult to pinpoint. Here are some common issues eLearning content throws up and how to combat them.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Accessibility means course content can be used by people with varying abilities and disabilities. eLearning content developers and instructional designers should aim to make courses clear, easy to understand, and simple to complete. This approach prompts learners to read, discuss, and solve problems in order to synthesize course content. Content Library.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms

LearnUpon

Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, Evaluation. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. The first globally recognized eLearning content standard, developed in the early 1990s by a number of leading aircraft manufacturers. It is a problem solving approach to learning used by instructional designers with a focus on engaging content. Content Delivery Network. Continuous Professional Development.