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). What does that mean to my learning program? The post xAPI – What it can mean for your learning Program appeared first on Gyrus.

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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. Not a programer? xAPI Tutorial: 60 Minute Quick-Start Guide. Mel Milloway’s 3 steps to xAPI LinkedIn post – Mel- You are a rock star for creating the tutorials (video and posts)! Learn the basics of xAPI.

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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. These features include simplicity, accessibility, offline tracking, and tracking outside LMS. SCORM vs xAPI – What Are They And What Are Their Benefits? What is xAPI?

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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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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. Have you wondered how all eLearning programs follow a specific structure and adhere to standards despite being unique learning elements? Why xAPI Matters? Here’s wherein xAPI plays a crucial role.

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Scorm vs Tin Can (xAPI)

Elucidat

Whilst SCORM is the most widely used elearning standard, xAPI opens up a wealth of opportunity for tracking, personalizing and improving learning experiences. We take a look at how they compare… Both SCORM and Tin Can – now more commonly known as xAPI – are communications protocols for tracking learning related activity. But, the extent and flexibility to which they SCORM and xAPI are able to do this differs significantly. xAPI can help!

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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. If you care about supporting real learning that’s truly people-centered , then you should consider xAPI as a way of measuring it!

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What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?

KnowledgeAnywhere

It’s called xAPI. What is XAPI? xAPI allows for deeper tracking of learning. xAPI also makes it easy for learning and development teams to see self-directed learning in action. The “x” in xAPI stands for experience and represents this software’s ability to capture learning experiences which was not always possible. How is xAPI different from SCORM? What are the benefits of xAPI? How to use xAPI.

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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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The What, How and Why of xAPI in Corporate Learning

WhatFix

who serves as the Director of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative, aptly put it ‘xAPI helps us put the puzzle together’. But What is xAPI Really? To truly understand Experience API or xAPI, we need to first talk of Shareable Content Object Reference Model(SCORM) – the popular protocol that allows learning systems to speak with each other. So, in 2013, the developers of SCORM released xAPI (also known as Tin Can). How Does xAPI Work?

What is SCORM? xAPI? TinCan? AICC? A review of the LMS acronyms

Ed App

Here we will take a look at AICC, SCORM, and XAPI (Tin Can), define what each one is and see when each might be an ideal solution for your business. XAPI – TIN CAN . The ‘API’ in the name is an acronym for ‘Application Programming Interface’. XAPI Pros. XAPI Cons.

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Beyond the Hype – 5 Practical Applications of xAPI for Online Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

Beyond the Hype – 5 Practical Applications of xAPI for Online Learning. In today’s blog, we want to take the mystery out of xAPI and show you some of the benefits xAPI can bring to your online learning solution. We believe that xAPI could be just what you need. What is xAPI? xAPI stands for Experience Application Program Interface. Why use xAPI? Before there was xAPI, there was SCORM. xAPI and the Real World.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

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. Then came Experience API (xAPI) and CMI5. It would have to be installed on the mobile device but would allow for offline work. Using xAPI for mobile learning gives you some options. Since with xAPI we would not be tied to just “Bill passed this course and got 85%” it opens us up to the full spectrum.

Why a Learning Ecosystem Will Supercharge Your Blended Learning Programs

Leo Learning

Blended learning programs often involve a range of both digital and offline components. For example, a blended program might involve eLearning, face-to-face training, videos and on-the-job activities. Perhaps due to this increased complexity, during our recent webinar on blended learning, we received a range of questions on how to manage, track and measure blended programs. What Platform Should I Use to Deliver My Blended Learning Program?

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Tin Can API & the Future of E-Learning

Learnnovators

Here is a quick re-cap on this learning standard, before we take a closer look at some of the use cases: Experience API is a new (and evolving) e-learning specification that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of learning experiences a person goes through (both online and offline). Most informal learning is happening even while learners are offline (without being connected to the LMS). Occurring even while learners are offline.

5 Eternal eLearning Trends That Have Stood the Test of Time

Adobe Captivate

APIs (Application Programming Interfaces). SCORM was succeeded by xAPI, also known as Tin Can API as well as Experience API. Basically these programs have built-in instructions for applications to talk to each other, so that the content is compatible and platform-independent. In addition, it gave hardware access, offline storage, and supported cloud-based applications.

TIN CAN API & THE FUTURE OF E-LEARNING

Learnnovators

Here is a quick re-cap on this learning standard, before we take a closer look at some of the use cases: Experience API is a new (and evolving) e-learning specification that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of learning experiences a person goes through (both online and offline). Most informal learning is happening even while learners are offline (without being connected to the LMS). Occurring even while learners are offline.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Whatever the goal(s) of the employee learning and development programs, it is the numbers that count, right? Many training programs work fine for small groups but fall short in large scale applications. xAPI / TinCan. What is an LMS? . LMS stands for Learning Management System.

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SCORM vs AICC: how do they compare?

Elucidat

Many elearning authoring tools let you create a course with SCORM output without any programming knowledge. It doesn’t work offline. What about xAPI? xAPI works by defining learning activities using “noun, verb, object” statements (for example “Jennifer passed an assessment.”).

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LearnDash Add-On Black Friday Deals

LearnDash

Includes unlimited grade types, online and offline grades, and front-end gradebook for students to see their results. GrassBlade xAPI Companion. Launch and record Tin Can API (xAPI) data from LearnDash courses. Includes support for Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, iSpring, and other popular programs. Track, record, and create custom reports on all Tin Can API (xAPI) data launched from GrassBlade xAPI plugin.

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SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?

eLearningMind

The heart of SCORM is that it allows Sharable Content Objects (the SCO part of SCORM) or programs to run on multiple LMS platforms in multiple browsers. Put simply, SCORM makes it possible for different brands of LMS platforms to run programs created from different authoring tools.

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Tin Can API: What It Has in Store for Online Learning Environments

ProProfs

It can help you track, store, and communicate learning experiences, both offline and online, in the form of statements. Watch This Video To Know What is xAPI or Tin Can API | Features & Benefits Explained. It is a technology specification or standard that enables you to track learning activities, both online and offline, from different platforms in the form of learning experiences. Tin Can, Experience API, & xAPI: Are They Same or Different? xAPI vs SCORM.

Experience Matters MOOC for Learning Experience Design: Making Sense of Week 3

HT2 Labs

Using the xAPI format, vast amounts of useful data can be generated from many different learning activities within your organization and stored in your LRS. What is the xAPI? The Experience Application Programming Interface (xAPI) develops on existing API functions by recording data in a consistent format using a universally applicable vocabulary. The xAPI vocabulary consists of an Actor > Verb > Object structure. Join the MOOC here: [link].

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SCORM Compliance and LMS: What Does It Mean to be ‘SCORM-Compliant’?

eLearningMind

The heart of SCORM is that it allows Sharable Content Objects (the SCO part of SCORM) or programs to run on multiple LMS platforms in multiple browsers. Put simply, SCORM makes it possible for different brands of LMS platforms to run programs created from different authoring tools.

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Congrats to our Top Learning Systems customers

Rustici Software

GyrusAim is a LMS which is designed to completely manage the learning & development programs of companies of all sizes. They integrate with Rustici Engine to allow clients to import, launch and track SCORM and AICC content, as well as support xAPI. #14 Degreed has an integration with the SCORM Cloud API , which enables their customers to include SCORM and xAPI content right along side content from Lynda.com, YouTube, and many other third-party content services. #11

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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. Not so long ago, Tin Can xAPI had emerged as the latest standard for delivering online training across industries including education. But, their activities can also be traced at the time when the trainees are offline.

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. xAPI allows integration of data across multiple platforms and syncing online and offline learning, allowing for better tracking of progress through CE.

Docebo vs Moodle: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

A cloud-based eLearning platform that educational institutes, as well as businesses, can leverage to offer training programs to their customers, partners, and employees. Docebo comes up with an easy course creation feature to add video, SCORM, and xAPI packages. Introduction.

The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

Getting their buy-in can be difficult, but it’s their participation that will make these programs a success. Think about LinkedIn: sales people use LinkedIn as instinctively as they breathe, and that’s the relationship you want them to have with their learning program and training process.

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Moodle vs LearnUpon: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

It takes just a few minutes to upload learners and all kinds of content, including videos, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint documents, and SCORM and xAPI files.

Moodle vs LearnUpon: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

It takes just a few minutes to upload learners and all kinds of content, including videos, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint documents, and SCORM and xAPI files.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Here’s the case for making the change to xAPI, LRS and cm15. Well, it’s largely down to something called an Application Programming Interface (API). This can track and capture our online and offline activities. It describes how xAPI tracks learners’ experiences whenever or wherever they happen. Benefits of xAPI. Where SCORM was limited to monitoring learner progression and completion of formal training, xAPI can track just about any kind of learner activity.

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Hurrah for client winners of John Leh’s Best of the Best

Rustici Software

eLogic uses SCORM Engine to support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS. Plus they use Engine’s offline SCORM support in their mobile app. #3 Litmos was an early adopter of xAPI and is a leading SaaS based LMS. Recently, they have also adopted our offline SCORM support using SCORM Engine. NetExam’s SaaS based platform integrates SCORM Engine to support of all standards based eLearning content, including xAPI. This week, we’re cheering, “Hurrah!”

8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. This elearning specification allows data to be collected from learning experiences (online and offline both). Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

Getting their buy-in can be difficult, but it’s their participation that will make these programs a success. Think about LinkedIn: sales people use LinkedIn as instinctively as they breathe, and that’s the relationship you want them to have with their learning program and training process.

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8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. This elearning specification allows data to be collected from learning experiences (online and offline both). Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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The tech behind LXP de-mystified

Learning Pool

API (application programming interface). There is one particular, very specialized, type of API that was created specifically for learning systems, known as The Experience API, or xAPI for short. xAPI began life as an update to the widely used SCORM specification, but the ambition of its creators went way beyond that. . xAPI, on the other hand, makes it possible to record data about a wide range of learning experiences, both offline and online.

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