xAPI Medical Case Studies

Web Courseworks

I attended the xAPI Camp in Chicago on Friday, September 16, 2016 to learn about use cases in the medical community for xAPI. xAPI and the Learning Records Store is the eLearning communities answer to recording informal or formal activities for big data calculations. My current impression is that xAPI is in “the pilot stage” of acceptance, although there’s an industry developing around it. Silvers – International and cross-industry activities with xAPI.

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. AICC was formed during the early days of computer-based training to ensure the compatibility between learning content and early training technologies. Then in 2013, experience API (xAPI) — also known as Tin Can API — was developed and quickly became crucial for obtaining accurate activity reporting. Both SCORM and xAPI built off the framework AICC provided.

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SCORM vs xAPI: The Right Choice For Your e-learning

Wizcabin

While it can be confusing to pick between SCORM and xAPI, getting to understand the two standards and your requirements will make your choice easier. Although SCORM is a widely used standard, xAPI has many features that can help to track and deliver personalized learning experience. SCORM vs xAPI – What Are They And What Are Their Benefits? What is xAPI? It also makes use of newer technology, and that contributes to its ease of use and accessibility.

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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. In this case, xAPI is used with Articulate products to create job aids that track interactions while relief workers — in this case, research interviewers — are out in the field.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

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 I worked with business analysts, IT and communications teams on governance for these new technologies. The first technology in that architecture was the Experience API. 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”). xAPI has this.

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xAPI, CMI-5, and mobile learning: What do you need to know?

Obsidian Learning

A few members of the Obsidian team went to the ATD Houston Technology Expo recently. Because Obsidian is always exploring the latest learning technologies, particularly mobile technologies, I was especially interested in a presentation on the upcoming CMI-5 spec , which will be the “mobile SCORM.” With xAPI, content can be anywhere on a Content Distribution Network (CDN), not just on the LMS.

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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. January 9, 2007 holds special significance in the annals of modern technology. Now there was one more medium to access eLearning – tablet or mobile computing devices and smartphones.

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Why are we still talking xAPI?

Ideaon

What is xAPI? According to xAPi.com “The Experience API (or xAPI) is a new specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline). This API captures data in a consistent format about a person or group’s activities from many technologies. So, as it is still critical, let’s do a quick primer on xAPI. 4 reasons to choose xAPI. xAPI vs AICC vs SCORM.

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Top 8 xAPI Questions Everyone Wants to Know

JCA Solutions

Technologies change. New technologies have given us new ways to learn. Unfortunately, our technologies for tracking new types of learning and new mediums for learning have been slow to catch up. Top 8 xAPI Questions. In comes xAPI. As you may guess, with a new technology comes a lot of questions. Here are some of the top xAPI questions. What is xAPI? Its official name is Experience API but most everyone uses xAPI for short.

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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? What is xAPI? is still the most popular authoring standard used in eLearning, its weaknesses triggered the development of xAPI. How xAPI works.

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4 examples of using xAPI for more effective learning

Elucidat

xAPI is a game changer. In this blog we take a closer look at what xAPI is and share some real-world examples of xAPI in action. What is xAPI? The Experience API, commonly referred to as xAPI or Tin-Can enables the recording, tracking, personalizing and improving of learning activity, both on and offline. xAPI has been revolutionizing the impact of learning programs by offering a far more nuanced picture of how people engage with blended learning experiences.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. Technology is full of promise. And we like our technology and we like hopeful promises of an ideal future. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. Once mobile devices started to become popular the promise of being able to have everything on our devices, including learning programs, was right on the heels. Obviously, as technology developed that would not do.

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. measuring engagement in mobile and social learning programs. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. If your business team wants those results, xAPI offers the key to that optimization.

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Interview With Mobile Learning Thought Leader Mayra Aixa Villar

Bottom-Line Performance

I had the opportunity to interview Mayra Aixa Villar , instructional designer and thought leader in the mobile learning space. If you are interested in where mobile learning is headed, or in how mobile learning is different from “regular eLearning,” read on! How did you get started in instructional design, and what sparked your interest in mobile? What tips would you give a learning designer new to designing for mobile devices? Mayra Aixa Villar.

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. xAPI is an eLearning specification that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has within online and offline training activities. Workplace Learning xAPI

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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. That’s because SCORM and xAPI are essentially different protocols. xAPI vs SCORM. Let’s use an example to explore the main differences between xAPI vs SCORM. While that protocol still works, the technology has dated.

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Combining the perks of VR training with xApi

Matrix

If the shift to e-learning has greatly diminished logistic costs, technological developments now require investments in the IT hardware and software in order to keep up with the market. Another minimal investment option is to use cardboard headsets while learners can use their own mobile devices to view the content. It’s important for L&D specialists to understand that VR is not a fad, nor is it a very expensive technology to acquire.

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Track Your Learning Experiences 100% with xAPI Enabled LMS

CommLab India

Experience API (xAPI) or Tin Can API has the potential to deal with advanced learning forms that are merging with work. Transition: SCORM to xAPI. Experience API enables learning professionals include all learning experiences along with formal lessons and tests in e-learning or mobile learning courses. xAPI tracks learning based on the activities people do. Unlike traditional LMSs, a xAPI enabled LMS is not limited to tracking the learning in e-learning modules.

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eLearning Authoring Tools + xAPI = A Love Story

gomo learning

eLearning authoring tools and xAPI go together like the proverbial horse and carriage. In this blog post from Customer Success Manager, Simon Waldram, we look at the love affair between xAPI and authoring tools, and detail four ways an authoring tool can use xAPI to drive learning value. What Is xAPI? In its simplest form, an xAPI statement consists of an actor, verb, and object. actor": "Jared", "verb": "completed", "object": "xAPI training". }.

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4 Reasons Tin Can API (xAPI) Is NOT Just a New Version of SCORM

Infopro Learning

The statement is written in format and can be applied to any type of learning, such as “I read InfoPro’s description on xAPI”. SCORM was developed with the intent of Web Based Training , in a controlled environment, and because of this struggles to work with mobile learning and new technologies. The post 4 Reasons Tin Can API (xAPI) Is NOT Just a New Version of SCORM appeared first on.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods.” ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning.

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. measuring engagement in mobile and social learning programs. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. If your business team wants those results, xAPI offers the key to that optimization.

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Top 9 e-Learning Predictions for 2014

Learnnovators

2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. Mobile Learning. We believe that 2014 will see more powerful changes, owing to the maturing and convergence of some of these technologies. Mobile Learning.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

More than 5 billion people in the world own a mobile phone. Clearly, mobile technology is making a significant impact in our world. In either case, you’ll need to determine if mobile learning deliverables will function properly on the devices. Mobile delivery options depend on the content and audience. However, we see that compliance training now ranks first in the content areas delivered on mobile devices. Mobile learning is key to achieve this goal.

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

eLearning 24-7

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. In fact, I think you will see more vendors who include an LRS than those who have on/off synch with a native app for mobile. While you do not need an LRS to have xAPI, and xAPI is still a work in progress, it will get better over time. For my mobile needs, I have 60GB of data per month.

3 Ways Mobility Elevates Your Training Programs: Connectivity

mLevel

With trends like IoT, mobile apps, and comfortable computing on the rise, business professionals are connected around the clock. Mobility presents itself as a great opportunity for us in L&D to meet learners where they are. Let me start by introducing you to our friends: Unity, Microsoft Azure, and xAPI. Last but certainly not least, we have xAPI, the modern successor to SCORM, which allows us to easily send data from our system to any supporting LMS.

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods.” ” This is still as true as ever, and it explains why there’s a four-to-eight-year lag between technology trends as a whole and their application in eLearning.

LMS Technology Trends: Why Focus Is The Next Big Thing

Talented Learning

As I get deeper and deeper into the industry, I’m more convinced than ever that “focus” is the key LMS technology trend of today’s winning vendors. The industry is awash in evolving learning technology features such as micro and adaptive learning, gamification, alternate and virtual reality, xAPI, big data, social, content curation, user experience, video, integration and the list goes on and on. Learn More About LMS Technology Trends.

A Beginner’s Guide to Using Articulate Rise to Create Mobile-First eLearning

Origin Learning

When we author course content through Rise, it adapts to any mobile device. Every Rise block moves seamlessly according to how a user moves the mobile device. Also, you can preview how the block you just added to your course looks on a laptop, tablet, and mobile device. This blog post offers a step-by-step beginner’s guide to using ArticuIate Rise to create mobile-first eLearning. Also, I could export it to SCORM/xAPI and upload it to the LMS.

3 Ways Mobility Elevates Your Training Programs: Connectivity

mLevel

With trends like IoT, mobile apps, and comfortable computing on the rise, business professionals are connected around the clock. Mobility presents itself as a great opportunity for us in L&D to meet learners where they are. Let me start by introducing you to our friends: Unity, Microsoft Azure, and xAPI. Last but certainly not least, we have xAPI, the modern successor to SCORM, which allows us to easily send data from our system to any supporting LMS.

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

Questions: What is the common identifier that allows the xAPI to connect the data provided by the ‘activity provider’ to a specific user in the LRS? Answer: xAPI allows for learners to be identified by email address, Open ID or an account on some system, such as an LMS. How do you best see xAPI interfacing with an LMS? Which LMS platforms out there today best interface with xAPI? I read a lot on mobile…is the bookmarklet useable on mobile?

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eLearning Glossary 2017 Edition

Association eLearning

” The IoE concept includes, machine-to-machine communications, machine-to-people and technology-assisted people-to-people interactions. Mobile First- The mobile-first approach is designing for the smallest screen and working your way up. Today, lower cost technology has meant that virtual reality can be delivered through standard Android or iPhone mobile devices. eLearning has always been on the forefront of innovation.

TOP 9 E-LEARNING PREDICTIONS FOR 2014

Learnnovators

2013 was an exciting year for e-Learning professionals with many discussions around learning paradigms and technologies. We started the year with our own forecasts through ‘ Top 11 Disruptive e-Learning Technologies ’, many of which, when we look back, turned out to be accurate. Mobile Learning. We believe that 2014 will see more powerful changes, owing to the maturing and convergence of some of these technologies. Mobile Learning.

5 Mobile Learning Trends In Vogue

CommLab India

Imagine you wake up one fine morning to realize your mobile has abandoned you. Such is the impact of mobiles on our lives. Humans, especially Millennials, have reached a phase where life without a mobile translates into the end of life. This sort of engagement with mobiles has lead to the rise of many mobile learning trends in the corporate sector. Tapping the potential of gamification on mobiles is a rising trend. Learning Technology mobile learning

How Experience API (xAPI) - Tin Can API Tracks Informal Learning

Designing Digitally

Title: xAPI - The future is now! Description: Experience API (xAPI), also referred to as the Tin Can API, advances the learning context commonly restricted in standard environments and allows for tracking informal learning events. Current applications for xAPI include the following, yet there are many more that could be actualized in the future: Experience tracking. This technology focuses on content that can be discovered, described and delivered to various learners.

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Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

As you know, there are many new technologies available now or coming soon that may influence learning and development in different ways. And of course, as often happens when a new technology comes about, it’s also easy to get a little over-excited and think this is the long-awaited, massive game-changer that will completely change learning and development forever, bringing with it all the solutions to all the problems and challenges we face. Mobile Training Apps.