September Recap: xAPI Quarterly, DevLearn, Consortium

MakingBetter

Introduced the xAPI Quarterly. We will publish the newest information around xAPI. We will ask many of our xAPI Camp presenters to extend their messages into articles, helping xAPI Camp discussions live outside of the rooms where the event happens. Happy xAPI Campers.

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eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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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How to add attachments to an xAPI course in Lectora: xAPI Party demo

Experience API

Last Friday, we were excited to be involved in xAPI Party. The celebration marked the end of the xAPI Cohort run by Torrance Learning (their next Cohort starts February 1) and our Director of Products TJ Seabrooks gave a demo. Standards Use Cases xAPI

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5 Exciting Updates in Lectora Online 3.2

eLearning Brothers

Last weekend, our friends at Trivantis released an update to their Lectora Online software bringing it to version 3.2. The Style ribbon now allows you to adjust gradients, shadows, reflections and even do some image cropping all within Lectora. Easier xAPI Integration.

Attachments in xAPI – TMYK

Experience API

At a recent event, we were surprised to find out how few people had heard of Attachments as a part of xAPI. So in that spirit, we wanted to pass along some helpful information when it comes to using Attachments in xAPI. An xAPI statement must have these 3 things: actor, verb and object. But xAPI statements can be much more expressive and include Attachments, such as media files or documents. If you’re using an authoring tool to create xAPI activities, you’re in luck!

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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 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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Thursday’s Trending eLearning Topic: xAPI

Trivantis

xAPI (often called The Experience API, Tin Can, or the next generation of SCORM) helps us measure learner success by tracking many types of learning experiences. Best Practices for xAPI. John also shared this pdf as an additional resource: • Launching xAPI content without an LMS.

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Lectora to Convert PowerPoint Presentations into Engaging E-learning

CommLab India

In this post, we will see how to convert PowerPoint presentations using another widely used rapid authoring tool – Lectora Inspire. Step 02: Now, open the Lectora software installed in your computer and click the Import PowerPoint button. Learning Technology Lectora Inspire

5 Latest Updates to Lectora Online 3.2

CommLab India

One of the most popular cloud-based authoring tools is Lectora Online. The latest version of this e-learning development software, Lectora Online 3.2, The latest version of Lectora Online comes with an improved style ribbon that allows you to use gradients, shadows, and reflections.

SCORM 101 and a Lectora How-To

Trivantis

This article will take a look at what SCORM is and how it applies to eLearning created in Lectora® and Lectora Online®. Lectora) into a learning management system or LMS (e.g. Experience API (Tin Can or xAPI). To try Lectora yourself, sign up for a free 30-day trial.

JOHN BLACKMON – CRYTSAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

The post JOHN BLACKMON – CRYTSAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS appeared first on Learnnovators.

xAPI, JTBD, LTG: Abbreviated Insight into Tim Martin’s ATD TechKnowledge and Learning Technologies Presence

Rustici Software

Tim Martin is acting as our fearless leader as he presents two sessions at ATD TechKnowledge –one about xAPI and one about Jobs to be Done (JTBD)–in San Jose and attends Learning Technologies in London. A Learner Report that includes attachments associated with an xAPI course.

Save Time with Lectora Keyboard Shortcuts

Trivantis

One of the best ways to speed up development with Lectora® and Lectora® Online authoring tools is by using keyboard shortcuts, or hotkeys, to perform many common tasks and functions. To add a custom keyboard shortcut in Lectora: 1. Tabbing in Lectora’s Properties Ribbon .

Lectora Online: Cloud-based Authoring for Docebo Customers

Trivantis

What happens when the authoring tool Lectora® Online and Docebo’s learning management system are integrated via xAPI? In addition, they have the opportunity for powerful reporting using xAPI. Let’s talk about xAPI for a minute.

Creating a Leaderboard in Storyline Using Tin Can API

Learnnovators

If you are familiar with JavaScript you can adapt this to work in Captivate, Lectora, HTML5, etc. What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of gamifying a course? Points? Badges? Scores? Levels?

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John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: Trivantis’ Lectora is used by Global 2000 companies in more than 125 countries today… truly a phenomenal achievement. Learnnovators: How does it feel to be called the ‘Father of Lectora?’ . Learnnovators: Lectora 16, with the Responsive Course Design (RCD) feature, is a remarkably simple, yet an exceptionally powerful desktop authoring tool. Learnnovators: Trivantis’ Lectora made rapid e Learning simple and cost-effective.

Meet The Demand for SCORM Compliant Mobile Learning With Lectora 17

CommLab India

The most popular ones include Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, iSpring, and Lectora 17. In this blog, we shall see why Lectora is ideal to create SCORM-compliant mobile learning courses. The advantage with Lectora is that its responsive HTML5 output code is editable.

An Overview of What’s New in Lectora Inspire – PART 1

CommLab India

If you are an online learning developer, then chances are, you have pretty much heard of Lectora Inspire – an e-learning development tool which lets you: Transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences. Edit is the default mode in Lectora.

Eric Schuermann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Its product suite includes Lectora – the world’s leading e-Learning software used by over 60% of the Global 2000 companies. 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. Lectora® Inspire is a great example. You can also use Lectora Version 11.3

How to Publish SCORM Content in Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

In my previous blog, I talked about the important features of Lectora Inspire 16 ; in this blog I will show how to make your online courses SCORM compliant in Lectora. Before developing an e-Learning course, select the “AICC/SCORM/xAPI for LMS/LRS” option.

Storyline, Captivate, Lectora – An Evaluation Checklist of 3 Rapid Authoring Tools

CommLab India

We will now evaluate the 3 widely used rapid authoring tools – Articulate Storyline 2 , Adobe Captivate 9 , and Lectora Inspire 16 , based on the features listed by the report. Lectora Inspire 16. Track in xAPI.

April 2016 #Obsidianchat Summary

Obsidian Learning

April’s Obsidian Chat topic was xAPI. We had xAPI expert Art Werkenthin from RISC, Inc. Art is a member of the ADL CMI-5 committee , and is an expert on both xAPI and CMI-5. What is the purpose of xAPI? xAPI has real world and real time value. Lectora [link].

Learning Objectives Drive Personalized Learning

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The Best of eLearning in November 2016

Trivantis

Lectora 17 Previewed at DevLearn 2016 Conference & Expo. A new version of Lectora® is coming soon, and DevLearn attendees were the first to experience it. Lectora Inspire 17 will also include new releases of Camtasia® and Snagit®. docebo @Lectora #integration is so cool!

A Conversation with John Blackmon of Trivantis

Kapp Notes

Trivantis has a number of online learning development tools including Lectora Online, Lectora Inspire and Lectora Publisher as well as CourseMill, CourseMill Mobile and ReviewLink. I was excited to hear his answers to my questions about Lectora and the industry.

DevLearn 2015 Recap

Trivantis

We also had a blast hanging out with our friends the eLearning Brothers and giving away a free license of Lectora® Inspire. xAPI isn’t really the “new kid on the block” anymore, but it’s still what everyone is talking about. We’re back!

LMS Basics: Can You Import eLearning Courses from One Provider Into an LMS by Another Provider

Convergence Training

eLearning Course Standards–AICC, SCORM, and xAPI. The three most common types are AICC, SCORM, and xAPI. So you might have an eLearning course that was created to match the AICC standard, or the SCORM standard, or the xAPI standard. And xAPI is a newer standard.

The Best of eLearning in August 2015

Trivantis

Those of you who are subscribed to our monthly eNewsletter know that we launched the beta of our Responsive Course Design solution for Lectora® Online this month ( sign up ), and we couldn’t be more excited. Responsive Course Design in Lectora. August is a bittersweet month.

The Best of eLearning in May 2016

Trivantis

This month, we headed down to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the annual Lectora® User Conference. New case study: Lectora Makes Insurance Training Interactive and Efficient. Our users are doing innovative, engaging, and effective work with Lectora. Social buzz: Lectora and xAPI.

The Best of eLearning in December 2015

Trivantis

This month at Trivantis®, we released Lectora® 16 with Responsive Course Design™. New Lectora 16 Responsive Templates. The eLearning Brothers made over 30 new responsive templates for the release of Lectora 16 with Responsive Course Design (RCD).

The Best of eLearning in July 2015

Trivantis

This month’s Best of eLearning list includes articles on everything from new ideas for learning—like wearables and Snapchat—to how to speed up your eLearning development with Lectora® variables. Getting Social with Lectora. Toolbox Tip: Using Lectora Variables.

Why SCORM Compliance is Absolutely Essential for any Best-In-Class LMS

Docebo

For example, if you design eLearning content using tools like Lectora, Elucidat, Articulate, iSpring or others, SCORM enables you to publish them into an LMS like Docebo so that it can be easily delivered to learners.

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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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The Best of e-Learning in November

Trivantis

There’s a lot to be thankful for this week; we’re thankful for all our awesome Lectora® users! Free eLearning Template: A Lectora Page Layout. Download this free Lectora page layout template from the eLearning Brothers. Exhibitor and Sponsor Spaces Open at the 2015 Lectora User Conference. Show off your products and services as an exhibitor or sponsor of the 2015 Lectora User Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. .

eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Trivantis

was officially released, and the project name was changed to “Experience API” or xAPI. The name Tin Can API, or just Tin Can, is still a popularly used name for xAPI.