What Defines an Ideal Learning Management System?

Origin Learning

A simple tool designed to run learning modules and tests in an academic institution has evolved into an all-purpose application/software, which is now used in both academia and enterprise learning across the world. The Evolution of the Learning Management System.

10 Benefits of Moodle based Learning Management System (LMS)

Hurix Digital

What is an LMS? Simply defined, a learning management system (LMS) is a software used to administer learning and training of various courses to one or more learners. Compared to traditional classrooms, an LMS offers several advantages.

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Infographic: The Top 25 Learning Management Systems

eLearning Brothers

We recently came across a great infographic from the folks over at GetApp, a site that helps businesses find the right learning management systems for their needs, that answers one of the big questions we get all the time from members and clients: What is the best LMS to use?

Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System

ProProfs

If you have been dealing with e-learning then you probably have seen or heard reference to the Tin Can API. Learning experiences are recorded in a Learning Record Store (LRS). LRSs can exist within traditional learning management systems (LMSs) or on their own.”.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

the latest Performance Management Maturity Model. across the learning experience1. drive their learning success is a versatile, robust. They know that the days of learning. Your Learning Performs11 Content Updates Should be Instant12 Share Stories. learning.

Choosing a Learning Management System: 5 Key Steps

LearnUpon

So, you’ve decided you need a new LMS. Either you’re implementing an LMS for the first time or your current LMS is clunky, provides minimal to no customer support, and just isn’t meeting your learning needs. Step 3: Evaluate each LMS. Step 5: Choose your LMS.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? Always make sure that the LMS supports both SCORM and AICC standards for eLearning content, at a minumum. Assessment of Learning. Generate Non-Dues Revenue with your LMS.

How xAPI is Re-Shaping Modern Workplace Learning?

Origin Learning

xAPI or Experience API is the outcome of Project TinCan that started in 2010. xAPI’s remarkable growth and evolution as an eLearning specification is truly heralding a transformation in the way eLearning is being created and deployed globally. A Quick Introduction to xAPI.

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Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?

Challenge to Learn

Do you want to buy a LMS or an authoring tool and are you wondering what the best option is for tracking the results of your learners? Or are you just confused by all the abbreviations like: SCORM, AICC, XAPI, and CMI5? All results of your leaners will be stored in your LMS.

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xAPI Shifting to 3rd Gear

MakingBetter

Between November 2014’s xAPI Hyperdrive and the xAPI track at DevLearn 2014, we hit our stride. We had people well outside of the ADL bubble talking about real world things things they were using xAPI to accomplish. What happened at xAPI Camp Amazon?

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Track Your Learning Experiences 100% with xAPI Enabled LMS

CommLab India

Learning has crossed the doors of the classroom long ago and conquered the online terrain. Learning Management Systems (LMSs) are confined to recording and tracking learning on digital devices. Transition: SCORM to xAPI. Not limited to formal learning.

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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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Why your learning management system needs content support

LearnUpon

If you’ve already implemented a learning management system, you’ll understand the value of great customer support. Even when an LMS runs extremely smoothly, support is still essential for getting things like authoring tools and content standards to work together successfully.

The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

eLearning as a training medium to foster learning at the workplace has been in existence for over two decades now. Have you wondered how all eLearning programs follow a specific structure and adhere to standards despite being unique learning elements? Why xAPI Matters?

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Learning Management Systems Best Practices to Follow and Mistakes to Avoid

Training Industry

You’re about to invest in a spanking-new learning management system (LMS) to get a handle on everything happening in all the training courses your employees are taking. You watch LMS demonstrations online and are wowed by the features of the systems you can buy. We don’t want to kill your optimism, but we do want to offer some advice that will help you choose a LMS that meets your needs – one that you won’t need to replace in a year or two.

Innovative LMS Features: Real or Hype?

Talented Learning

One thing you can count on from learning systems – there’s never a lack of new LMS features to grab your attention. Feeling LMS Feature FOMO? But it’s easy to fall into this trap, especially if you’re improving a basic online learning presence one step at a time.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

SCORM, LMS, AMS, LCMS, API, JITT, what does it all mean?! eLearning -Also referred to as internet-based learning, web-based learning, and online learning is any training or education delivered via computer. Courses in an LMS usually fall into this category.

Podcast Episode 8: The Business Benefits of xAPI – With Mike Rustici

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO EPISODE 8 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. EPISODE 8 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: The first version of xAPI was released 5 years ago. Yet many learning professionals still aren’t sure what it is or how it works. What is the relationship between xAPI and learning measurement? Does it work with any LMS?

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eLearning Trends for 2018

Association eLearning

The ability to learn while doing, virtually, is promising for millennials. Game-based learning is also on the rise, as organizations seek to engage and challenge learners. Flexible LMS. The LMS is dead! Speaking of flexibility, xAPI is an important part of that process.

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Top 8 xAPI Questions Everyone Wants to Know

JCA Solutions

One of the few constants, however, is learning. To stay current in this agile world we must constantly be learning. Yet the busyness of this world means we can’t spend a lot of time sitting in front of a desktop or laptop computer learning. Top 8 xAPI Questions.

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Publishing eLearning Content to a LMS Easily

B Online Learning

In the world of eLearning a Learning Management System (LMS) is used to distribute content and track users’ results and responses to questions.

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. But what is xAPI? What is xAPI? Rustici Software believe that “learning happens everywhere”. How xAPI works.

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5 Considerations Before Choosing an LMS

eLearning Brothers

In the world of training and learning, this is no exception. That being said, there seems to be one fairly universal question that permeates the industry: How do I choose the best Learning Management System (LMS) for my company’s/client’s needs?

SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

A learning management system (LMS) is considered to be a necessary tool in most complex organizations today, especially those industries, like nuclear energy, airlines, and healthcare, where monitoring compliance with government-imposed training requirements is essential.

xAPI Tutorial

eLearningArt

xAPI was the #6 eLearning trend for 2018. If you’re not doing anything at all with xAPI now, it can feel like climbing Mount Everest. Here’s something actionable that you can do TODAY in about an hour to get started with xAPI. xAPI Tutorial: 60 Minute Quick-Start Guide.

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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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 “). For instance: How are modern learning management systems different?

xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

We work with SCORM and xAPI every day at LearnUpon. Others that currently develop SCORM-compliant content ask about the value migrating to xAPI might add. Choosing between xAPI vs SCORM can seem confusing. xAPI vs SCORM. Benefits of the xAPI. xAPI is reliable.

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Knowledge Mark: A New xAPI LMS Browser Integration

KnowledgeAnywhere

To help the elearning industry function smoothly, there have been standards put in place to allow elearning content and systems to work smoothly together. Looking forward, there is a new standard called xAPI that is being reviewed and refined. Why are people excited about xAPI?

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What is the xAPI Standard and Why is it the Future of Learning Technology?

Docebo

Get ahead of the learning technology curve by enabling xAPI in your LMS. The same logic applies to choosing a learning management system (LMS) with the right course content packaging tools. Both SCORM and xAPI built off the framework AICC provided.

Scorm vs Tin Can (xAPI)

Elucidat

The decision about which content standards to use when producing elearning will affect the longevity of your content and systems. Whilst SCORM is the most widely used elearning standard, xAPI opens up a wealth of opportunity for tracking, personalizing and improving learning experiences.

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Moodle, the LRS? Getting Started With xAPI Learning Record Stores

Adult Learning with Technology

Learning Record Stores (LRS) are the heart of the tracking process of learning using the xAPI standard. xAPI allows systems, including Moodle and compatible LMS, to develop guidance for learning content. Unlike SCORM, the de facto EdTech standard, it covers both content and performance, making it possible to compare learning outcomes.

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Moodle, the LRS? Getting Started With xAPI Learning Record Stores

Adult Learning with Technology

Learning Record Stores (LRS) are the heart of the tracking process of learning using the xAPI standard. xAPI allows systems, including Moodle and compatible LMS, to develop guidance for learning content. Unlike SCORM, the de facto EdTech standard, it covers both content and performance, making it possible to compare learning outcomes.

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Wearables and xAPI

Spark Your Interest

If you read my blog, you’ll know I’ve done a series of posts on wearables: Part 1: Wearables – how do they impact learning? These have mostly focused on the tracking/monitoring aspects, less on the content delivery side (from devices like: Oculus Rift , Google Glass , Hololens , etc). Questions around tracking will of course lead to L+D questions around how to capture and report on this type of information. Enter the Experience API (xAPI).

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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 My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems. Right now, “Tin Can” refers to xAPI.

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