I think I can speak for all of ADL when I say that we've been waiting for some time to be able to say that the newest incarnation of the xAPI Design Cohort is almost ready to kickoff. We're excited. After the conclusion of last year's very successful Season 2 - culminating in the xAPI BootCamp - we went back to the drawing board and tried to see if we could improve on what ADL started back in 2013. We're hoping that you'll come to our Desi
The purpose of this white paper is to help those involved in the process of choosing authoring tools to make an informed decision. The paper presents a range of considerations for choosing tools, whether as an enterprise-wide acquisition or a single user purchase, and includes a sampling of current tools categorized according to the kind of product they are intended to produce.
Looking for resources from the xAPI PlugFest at I/ITSEC 2014? Find them here: http://www.adlnet.gov/iitsec-2014-adl-papers-and-presentations/ I should say, upfront, that I had never heard of I/ITSEC prior to starting to work for ADL. I’ve been an instructional designer and developer for some time and have checked a few of the major conferences off of my “must see” list. Still, those didn’t prepare me for the sheer size of this event.
The 1.0.1 version of the Experience API Specification in pdf format, released on 1 October 2013.
A new version of the SCORM 2004 3rd Edition Conformance Test Suite has been released to support the current Army standard configuration – Windows 7, Java 7 and IE 11. These changes allow organizations to test SCORM content within a more modern set of software. This version is only an update to the content package, SCO, and manifest utility tests, and does not include the LMS test. Exe File Zip File
Earlier this year, the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative announced the opening of the submissions period for the 2014 Learning App Challenge (LAC). The goal of the LAC was for participants to create and submit innovative Apps to help students acquire knowledge or skills by manipulating tasks, simulations, or situations that require students to critically evaluate what they are learning. The intent was to help students discover, under
A new version of the SCORM 2004 3rd Edition Conformance Test Suite has been released to support the current Army standard configuration - Windows 7, Java 7 and IE 11. These changes allow organizations to test SCORM content within a more modern set of software. This version is only an update to the content package, SCO, and manifest utility tests, and does not include the LMS test. ADL extends a big "thank you" to U.S. Army's TCM TADLP DL DART
A lot of the “ADL buzz” of the last couple years has been around the Experience API (xAPI). While there is a lot to be excited about, making process, infrastructure, and cultural changes takes time and stability. We realize not every organization can jump with both feet into a new technology. Nor do we expect them to! Many of you have a great deal of time, skills, and money invested in SCORM. With this in mind, ADL would like to present a r