Are you trying to figure out what xAPI is all about and what it means for your organization? You’re not alone!
xAPI has been increasing in popularity and adoption to aid in learning analytics and there are many questions being discussed and asked all over the internet. We’ve compiled a short list of resources to get your motors turning on xAPI, what you can do with it, and what it means for you.
Learn more about the xAPI Specification:
Getting started with learning about xAPI? These resources are a great place to begin!
This Github is a wealth of information on xAPI and contains the xAPI specification. The specification is divided into three documents: About xAPI, xAPI Data, and Data Processing, Validation, and Security
The article above covers the how, what, and why of xAPI that even the least technical person can understand! This is a great introductory resource to xAPI.
RISC wrote a great 2 part series on the in’s and out’s of xAPI. This resource covers the history of xAPI, it’s benefits, and why xAPI is needed in the marketplace.
Free xAPI Tools:
Want to get more hands-on with xAPI? Check out a few free tools below.
Validate your xAPI statements are accurate with this free tool.
This free tool allows you to view examples of what xAPI statements look like.
View, validate, and copy xAPI statements in real-time coming from any conformant LRS.
Check if you are xAPI-Conformant with these tests:
Building a Learning Record Store? Make sure you’re conformant to the specification!
Still want more information on xAPI? We’re offering a 1 or 2 day workshop for your team to learn everything you need to know for adoption: