KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Learning designers themselves are learning more about the psychology of learning behaviors that it’s not always about self-paced e-learning or an ILT workshop. They may be aware of xAPI or cmi5 but are not ready to shift. I do think xAPI is mature enough now, along with cmi5.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

In the LMS market, we are primarily concerned with xAPI or Experience API as a means of integrating systems as well as assisting those different applications with tracking and sharing data on the learning experience. ILT- Instructor led training or traditional classroom training or instruction. If you’re new to eLearning or online training, it can seem like you’re wading through alphabet soup with all the various anagrams and terminology used in this industry.

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xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program

Gyrus

xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program. In the Learning and Development industry a very buzzworthy topic is xAPI (xAPI is also known as Tin Can API or the Experience API in case you have heard or read additional posts elsewhere, it will herein be referred to solely as xAPI within this blog post). Experience Tracking (The reason xAPI is also known as the Experience API) is a very real component of the xAPI offering.

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Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things

Cinecraft

Convert ILT to eLearning. Our existing Instructor-Led Training (ILT) is collecting dust on the shelf and the learning centers are dark. Pulling from my 20 years of experience, the following are 6 actions to take when repurposing your ILT materials to eLearning. The following are questions to answer as you review your course: What’s working and not working in ILT? Often a large portion of ILT is a lecture.

Stop! Before You Convert ILT to eLearning Do These 6 Things

Cinecraft

Our existing Instructor-Led Training (ILT) is collecting dust on the shelf and the learning centers are dark. Pulling from my 20 years of experience, the following are 6 actions to take when repurposing your ILT materials to eLearning. The following are questions to answer as you review your course: What’s working and not working in ILT? Often a large portion of ILT is a lecture. The goal is to not convert your ILT info-dump to an eLearning info-dump.

A Q&A with the Queen of Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

Seriously, from a learning product standpoint, I was blown away by the CC (Customizable Courseware) concept of offering interchangeable Instructor-Led Training (ILT) and eLearning. In that ZIP file, you’ll find a nifty little Getting Started doc that provides an overview of everything in your course package, for both the eLearning and the ILT/Classroom components. The Job Aid is included in both the ILT and eLearning packages, for customers who start with only one mode of learning.

April News and Notes

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Topics like Agile implementation, the future of learning and talent strategy, xAPI implementation, communications skills and of course, risk and compliance. AXIOM Updates News ATD classes events ILT NEAC TICE VILTHappy Spring everyone! Well, if you’re in New England, it could be spring, could be extended winter… in the same day. We’ve gone from 40s and raining to 70s and sunny in a matter of hours! It’s never a dull moment where we are!

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Establishing an eLearning Solution within your Organization

ICS Learning

Internal resources and training expenses can be optimized through a ‘flipped-hybrid’ approach – where online sessions compliment and support traditional ILT. A number of integrated SCORM/LMS and xAPI/LRS products are available and growing, allowing for an ideal elearning solution for most any organizational requirement. All types of training have their strengths and weaknesses; the best approach is often dictated by the purpose, need, environment, and overall situation.

The short-cut buyers guide: LMS requirements and more

Docebo

SCORM, AICC, and xAPI. xAPI (formerly Tin Can API) is the Learning Objects new standard. Instead of solely pushing out word docs and powerpoints, you can expand your horizons with different media types by using the various versions of SCORM, AICC, and xAPI.

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“We’re moving from instructor-led training to eLearning. Where do we start?”

Rustici Software

Hey Making the switch, As many are minimizing face-to-face training activities, we understandably realize your need to make the switch from instructor-led training (ILT) to online and eLearning courses. SCORM 2004 (2nd, 3rd and 4th Editions), xAPI, cmi5 and AICC.

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

Docebo

SCORM, AICC, and xAPI. xAPI (formerly Tin Can API) is the Learning Objects new standard. Instead of solely pushing out word docs and powerpoints, you can expand your horizons with different media types by using the various versions of SCORM, AICC, and xAPI.

Medical Device Sales Training – Time for a face-lift

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Converting ILTs, webcasts, and podcasts to self-paced digital learning products. Medical device sales training can be in multiple forms including ILTs, webcasts, and podcasts. The solution is to convert such ILTs, webcasts, and podcasts into self-paced digital learning products which have assessments. AA, LTI, and xAPI.

What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

Content Integration and Interoperability: Learning management systems should support learning content packaged according to interoperable standards such as SCORM, AICC and xAPI (formerly Tin Can). ILT classroom course sessions. Tin Can/xAPI: xAPI (formerly Tin Can API ) is an e-learning software specification that allows learning content and learning systems to speak to each other, recording all types of learning experiences, which are then recorded in a Learning Record Store (LRS).

Buying a LMS? Acronyms You Must Know (Part 2)

Gyrus

ILT- Instructor Led Training: Any kind of training that occurs in a training room and can involve one or more instructors. LRS- Learning Record Store: A data store system that stores learning records necessary for using the Experience API (xAPI) also known as the "Tin Can API. Tin Can : The experience API ( XAPI) is a new communication standard allowing for the tracking of all types of learning experiences in the LMS. In our last blog “Buying a LMS?

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The 19 Best Learning Management System (for 2021)

learnWorlds

Offers instructor-led training (ILT) features. Pros: Supports both ILT and blended learning. Section 508, and xAPI/Tin Can API. Compatible with SCORM and xAPI/Tin Can API. Supports blended learning methods – ILT, webinars, PowerPoint presentations etc.

What LMS Reporting Tools Do I Need?

LearnUpon

The LMS reporting you need: Exams Report / SCORM/xAPI Exam/Interactions. If you need to delve into the detail of how each question in an exam was answered then the choice of report you run depends on whether the course is SCORM/xAPI based or not. These posts are great explanations of SCORM and xAPI. If the course isn’t SCORM/xAPI based you’ll need to run a native exam report. ILT Attendance. The LMS reporting you need: ILT Report.

What reports do I need?

LearnUpon

The report you need: Exams report / SCORM/xAPI exam/interactions. If you need to delve into the detail of how each question in an exam was answered then the choice of report you run depends on whether the course is SCORM/xAPI based or not. These posts are great explanations of SCORM and xAPI. If the course isn’t SCORM/xAPI based you’ll need to run a native exam report. What are the attendance levels for our Instructor Led Training (ILT) sessions?

How are LXPs Suited to Provide Customer Training?

Origin Fractal LXP

Combined with the ability of LXPs to be integrated with other modern technologies such as the Learning Record Store (LRS) for xAPI, this serves as a powerful tool for understanding user experience with the product. Virtual Instructor-Led Training (ILT).

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles: The Differences Between HCM, LMS, and LXP

Degreed

They typically accommodate live, instructor-led training requirements, such as enrollment and classroom management, and traditional course formats like SCORM and xAPI , including assessments and reporting specific to learning courses.

Docebo vs Absorb LMS: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

Docebo comes up with an easy course creation feature to add video, SCORM , and xAPI packages. Absorb LMS supports ILT training and is capable of importing SCORM content created by another party.

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. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. This is a “profile” for using the xAPI specification with learning management systems. ILT (Instructor-Led Training). xAPI (Tin Can).

Outdated Training – from Problem to Asset

Obsidian Learning

Here’s what we hear from customers with pain around outdated delivery methods: “We have Instructor-Led Training (ILT) courses, but no travel budget. Employees can’t leave their jobs for a 10-day ILT course anymore. technical and tactical knowledge about online standards (xAPI, SCORM, etc.) Recommend appropriate delivery method(s) for each content asset (microlearning, WBT, ILT, webinars, blended learning, etc.).

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students

Kitaboo

The Fluidic player can support all types of files, such as PDFs, DOCX, PPTs, videos, SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-compliant packages.

The 19 Best Employee Online Training Software (A Comparison Guide)

learnWorlds

It is compatible with SCORM, AICC, xAPI/Tin Can API. It provides ILT and virtual classroom capabilities. It offers instructor-led training (ILT) features. It is compatible with SCORM and xAPI/Tin Can API.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

What I see changing in 2018, would be its wider application across all corporate training needs as well as its increased use to support informal learning and digitization of Instructor Led Training (ILT). Digitization Of ILT (To Blended Or Fully Online). In my assessment, the digitization of ILT (particularly to blended rather than fully online) will see further acceleration. They will continue to support ILT training as well.

Learning Systems RFP and Tier4 NexGen

eLearning 24-7

Aka ILT. xAPI – Often referred by vendors as Tin Can (the proper term is xAPI). I recommend you wanting xAPI for your system. EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it, that is what the kid on the street corner back in the 1800s and early 1900s would shout to get your attention to buy the latest penny press. If you have ever seen “Newsies” and I am personally sorry if you did, they show a perfect example. .

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The Corporate eLearning Ecosystem Explained

LearnUpon

SCORM/xAPI (Tin Can). SCORM, xAPI, and LRS. The two most common standards are SCORM and xAPI. xAPI, or the experience API is a relatively new eLearning standard that solves some of the issues of SCORM. Data generated via the xAPI is stored in the following format (called a statement): noun, verb, object. An LRS is a learning record store that receives xAPI learning records from connected systems. xAPI is a more stable version of SCORM 1.2

Platinum Picks for 2021

eLearning 24-7

Accepts any type of content including SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, PDFs, links and so forth. The latest capabilities include an enhanced recommendation skills level engine whereas learners receive recommendations for content, event (ILT & vILT).

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Also on the administrative side, SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, digital documents, virtual classrooms, and instructor-led training (ILT) can be managed in one or more catalogs you can create — for internal or external audiences. ILT support is only very basic, with “write-in” vs. “pick-from-a-list” instructors and training locations at the course level. This isn’t highly automated and is not ideal if your organization relies heavily on ILT.

Top 10 LXPs for 2020

eLearning 24-7

Content marketplace is quite extensive, they even offer a search for Instructor option, although I found it to be heavily ILT. . Yes on the SCORM and xAPI content of course, but I feel its real power is video. It’s that time of the year.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

It can manage elearning, ILT, dozens of languages, social integration, gamification, virtual classrooms and ecommerce. 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. The Docebo LMS has come a long way since we first reviewed it in 2014.

Bravais 3.0: Taking Learning Beyond the LMS to Analytics & Personalization

Xyleme

What should also come as no surprise is that corporate Learning & Development (L&D) organizations have been slow in responding to these changes, with over 80% of training still delivered in a formal manner via ILT, virtual and self-paced eLearning. Gathering intelligence requires tracking and analytics - enter the Tin Can API, or xAPI. xAPI cannot track experiences that are not there.

Mobile Mania – The Latest on M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

xAPI. For a in-depth explanation of what xAPI is, please read my earlier post. . A vendor does not have to use xAPI for their m-learning standards. Yes there are xAPI vendors. I mean if you are doing F2F (ILT) wouldn’t it be awesome for that person to be able to do things even offline and then synch up to push out? . Mobile the final frontier. These are the voyages of mobile learning. To seek out new devices.

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

For example, you can import digital files such as SCORM, xAPI (they still call it by the old “Tin Can” name), videos, Microsoft Word, PDFs and Adobe documents. For example, I had to hunt for the ability to add an instructor and facility — and finally found it under the ILT integration listing. 2004, AICC, xAPI. Manage ILT and virtual sessions from same workflow. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

A calendar – Should have scheduled items on it, could be webinars (online only), seminars (ILT), online group whatevers , days you can’t be bothered, etc. SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). If you are doing any form of ILT, you will want your LMS to have classroom management. If you are 100% online only with ZERO ILT and never will have it, then you do not need classroom management.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

A calendar – Should have scheduled items on it, could be webinars (online only), seminars (ILT), online group whatevers , days you can’t be bothered, etc. SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). If you are doing any form of ILT, you will want your LMS to have classroom management. If you are 100% online only with ZERO ILT and never will have it, then you do not need classroom management.

The A-Z of eLearning Acronyms (with bonus explanations from experts)

TalentLMS

ILT = Instructor-led Training. As in, “I recommend we add ILT to the “Sandwiches 101” course so that learners can ask questions while we’re making BLTs.”. xAPI = Application Programming Interface. xAPI also, known as “Tin Can”, allows for this by enabling a learning record from any source to be written to a storage server as an “I did this” statement. Acronyms are great for old-timers. They’re faster to say and easier to write.

Review of #ASTD2014 International Conference and Expo

eLearning 24-7

Estimate 55% e-learning related content, including e-learning vendors and ILT vendors who added a “virtual training” component as part of their offerings. An ILT product that has so much e-learning potential and recognized it as a possibility down the road – I respect that! : ). ILT vendors – with the exception of one vendor mentioned earlier, no one else really Wow’d me, although two baffled me.

Your First Steps to Adopting ‘Learning in the Flow of Work’

WhatFix

These include workshops, ILT courses, videos etc. To get this sort of intel, you need to mine employee interactions using xAPI-powered tools such as Whatfix. In the rush to be an agile company that meaninglessly adopts new learning technologies, creates hundreds of new courses and disseminates them rapidly; we sometimes lose sight of what is really important.

Any e-learning professional

CommLab India

To maximize the effectiveness of this solution, you need toknow how we can mix and match ILT and eLearning to arrive at the perfect blend. X – xAPI. xAPI has ushered a new era in corporate training, taking the acquisition of knowledge and skills beyond formal training sessions. Isn’t it amazing how far eLearning has come since the early 1990s? The way e-learning has transformed the distribution of information is truly remarkable.