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. From Tin Can to xAPI: a core called LRS. xAPI and new analytics scenarios.

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xAPI: The Stroke Ready App

Torrance Learning

We recently hosted a group of about 30 clients, friends, and colleagues at an xAPI party (because nothing says “celebration” like verb definitions and data filtering). We’re tickled pink that we now have another instance of xAPI out there in the world.

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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. Why xAPI Matters?

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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.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

How it’s Viewed7 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Pages Interactive8 The Sky’s the Limit with the Cloud9 Translate Your Learning into Hundreds of Languages10 Track and Analyze Exactly how. want to include a piece of content that’s hosted by. Track and Analyze Exactly.

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 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”).

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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. tracking learner performance inside a course. Track and Optimize Onboarding.

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xAPI Camp – DevLearn 2015 is ONE DAY AWAY

MakingBetter

The first xAPI Camp at DevLearn, the first of four events we’re putting on hosted by The eLearning Guild , is nigh upon us. The Guild helped us launch xAPI at mLearnCon back in 2012 and they have been a steadfast supporter of xAPI. Last year was the first year there was an official xAPI Track at DevLearn and, together, we are upping that ante again (…in Vegas). In August, CTO Jonathan Archibald and I had a great chat about xAPI.

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Consider SCORM/xAPI now rather than later

Adobe Captivate

These are a set of standards which allow for different applications to share information with each other, and allows for such things as the tracking of student progression through a course, score results, time spent etc. Teachable doesn’t offer any support for Cp, xAPI or SCORM.

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xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, ?And How to Get Started

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You’ve likely heard about xAPI (the Experience API or the Tin Can Project), but maybe you’re not quite sure what all the buzz is about. We've got just the live, online class for you: xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, And How to Get Started.   As adoption of xAPI begins to take hold, it allows for more robust and interesting tracking of the learning process.

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How Is xAPI Being Used in the eLearning Community?

Web Courseworks

Here at Web Courseworks, our blog team is beginning to explore the use of xAPI in the eLearning community. Today we begin with a brief introduction to xAPI and ways for you to learn more about xAPI. Enter xAPI (otherwise known as Experience API or Tin Can.)

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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. They’re looking at xAPI because it provides a way to share data across devices, related to people, in a way other systems can understand. This is exciting stuff for everyone with a hand in making xAPI what it is. Second, an xAPI Camp is happening.

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xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, ?And How to Get Started

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You’ve likely heard about xAPI (the Experience API or the Tin Can Project), but maybe you’re not quite sure what all the buzz is about. We've got just the live, online class for you: xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, And How to Get Started.   As adoption of xAPI begins to take hold, it allows for more robust and interesting tracking of the learning process.

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xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, ?And How to Get Started

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

You’ve likely heard about xAPI (the Experience API or the Tin Can Project), but maybe you’re not quite sure what all the buzz is about. We've got just the live, online class for you: xAPI: What It Is, Why You need It, And How to Get Started.   As adoption of xAPI begins to take hold, it allows for more robust and interesting tracking of the learning process.

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Publish and Host your E-learning on an LMS

CommLab India

Hosting courses developed using e-learning authoring tools on a Learning Management System (LMS) is the most preferred option, because you can: Track learning progress. In some tools, tracking mobile player content is possible when the LMS has xAPI or Tin Can API specifications.

A Glance Back at xAPI; A Look Ahead at Data Ownership

MakingBetter

” Well, my objectives with xAPI were the following: Enable data interoperability across systems. Looking at what Megan and I are implementing with xAPI, I have to call out where, in practice, the tools conforming to the spec aren’t helping with data ownership.

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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. tracking learner performance inside a course. tracking granular choice and experience data in learning software. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. Track and Optimize Onboarding.

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What is Cmi5? A new set of rules for xAPI

LearnUpon

Initially called Tin Can, a more formal name of xAPI was settled upon. A new set of ‘rules’ for xAPI called cmi5 is set to harness the possibilities of xAPI making it even more impactful. cmi5 is there to put some of the rules back on top of xAPI.

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Day 4. How SCORM tracks course content

LearnUpon

We’re now ready to discuss the magic of the SCORM API – how it enables learners to launch or resume a course and how SCORM tracks progress and results. A SCORM will first attempt to find the API provided by an LMS in order to track data.

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SCORM vs. Tin Can (xAPI): which is right for your LMS?

Academy of Mine

then SCORM 2004, and then the Developer saw that those were all good and said: “Let there be Tin Can (xAPI or Experience API)!”. SCORM vs. Tin Can (xAPI). Tracking completion of a course. Tracking the time spent in a course. The Developer.

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Part One: How We Decide to Do Work

Experience API

We wrapped a little bit of code and interface around our core product (SCORM Engine), labeled it SCORM Test Track, and shared it. Those debug logs, and Test Track, have had real, lasting, positive impact, for both the community and for us at Rustici Software.

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

What if the social learning platform can track, measure, and even predict a learner’s behavior? Supporting a wide variety of course formats including SCORM, AICC and xAPI(TinCan), Konnect takes learning beyond the traditional LMS architecture.

Why experiential learning is so important in the workplace

Matrix

Also, it can host interactive content and learning scenarios, which immerse employees in their online learning experiences. The answer has three names: xAPI, or Experience API, or Tin Can API. For more about xAPI, check out How xAPI makes personalized learning possible.

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

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from the opening session at this year's DevLearn, hosted by the eLearning Guild and happening in Las Vegas. seems to be talking about the difference between using Google Analytics vs. xAPI for capturing data. For specific user date on devices and more - you need to enable what they call "user tracking" -- although google terms don't allow you to send personal informaiton e.g To see resolution/pixel in xapi you'd have to add some code.

The Latest: What consumers are seeking; plus video and mobile data

eLearning 24-7

The book is still on track to be published in Spring of 2016. Besides the usual of mobile and video (more on that in a sec), the biggest requests these days are for xAPI, custom domain control and LRS. Rather than having a solution for the data record – say something with hosting or some location – fee based upon departure (assuming the learner/student and lack of LMS with LRS), a broad stroke of wiping the data record upon departure is the best way to handle it.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Emerging technologies like the Tin Can/Experience API and software like Lectora® Express LMS – the Easy LMS allow us to paint a more authentic picture of how and when learning is happening through greater tracking of learning, including social and informal learning. We recognized the incredible possibilities Tin Can offers for tracking and recording learning activity, which is why we adopted it right away.

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

He also hosts The Rapid E-Learning Blog where he provides practical insights and hands-on tips to develop great e-learning courses. The challenge is that many courses aren’t designed for learning and the organization’s expectation is only to track completion. But from what I’ve seen, most of those are either simple tracking systems with badges or lame games.

“How can I support eLearning in my HRMS or HRIS Platform?”

Rustici Software

Ideally, our customers would be able to import courses (SCORM, xAPI or other training), employees would access their training assignments directly from our HRMS and admins could run reports to track completions. The good news is that we help to add this type of SCORM, AICC, and xAPI support to many HRMS, HRIS and other HR platforms often. 2004 (2nd, 3rd, and 4th editions), AICC, xAPI and cmi5 and also includes an LRS. Do we need to host this service or do you?

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gomo Named a “Hot Vendor in Learning” by Leading Analyst Firm [press release]

gomo learning

gomo, the leading provider of eLearning authoring, video, hosting and analytics, has been included in the list of “Hot Vendors for Learning 2019” by Aragon Research, Inc. And with gomo video, you can repurpose, enhance, disseminate and track video content with speed and confidence.

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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. Are you familiar with Tin Can API?

Learning Ecosystems: How Behr & Travelers replaced the LMS [Spotlight]

Watershed

But, there are times when you may need to replace part or all of your LMS when implementing xAPI. maybe your LMS lacks key functionality needed to implement a modern xAPI-connected ecosystem. They implemented xAPI to track and record content usage in a Learning Analytics Platform (LAP).

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Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

As the name suggests, a cloud-based LMS hosts all learning material on the cloud and provides authorized access to learners anywhere, anytime. Content Management : The LMS should be able to support all latest eLearning standards such as SCORM and Tin Can/xAPI.

Getting Started with Content Strategy

MakingBetter

We were happy to host the xAPI in Practice track as well as the xAPI Hyperdrive competition (more on those in other posts). Content Wrangling Workflow, like a periodic table of content strategy activities. Last week, Megan & I were at DevLearn in Las Vegas.

Learning Ecosystems: How The Behr Paint Company replaced the LMS

Watershed

But, there are times when you may want to replace part or all of your LMS when implementing xAPI. maybe your LMS lacks key functionality needed to implement a modern xAPI-connected ecosystem. They implemented xAPI to track and record content usage in a Learning Analytics Platform (LAP).

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New Partnership for eLearning Thought Leaders Webinar Series

Web Courseworks

xAPI for Instructional Designers. What’s it about: Ready or not, xAPI has entered the eLearning space. Torrance will walk us through how xAPI will change learning and performance strategies as well as challenges instructional designers may face with the implementation of xAPI.

How to select an e-Learning authoring tool

Challenge to Learn

Make sure both your LMS and the authoring tool support the same standard for this (either Scorm or XAPI. For more details on SCORM and XAPI go to this page ). If you have a website, intranet or wiki, you can host your courses there.

What is a Learning Record Store (LRS)

ProProfs

According to Experience API or xAPI specification , LRS is a server that is responsible for receiving, storing, and providing access to learning records. LRS forms an important part of xAPI. LRS tracks learning activities both on and off a learning management system.

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