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Interview with the xAPI Spec Group Organizer

ADL's previous Community Manager, Craig Wiggins, caught up with ADL Senior Software Engineer and xAPI Spec Group organizer, Andy Johnson, to talk about what this release means.


by ADL Team Member | September 21st, 2016 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Mobile Learning + ADL’s Experience API

Read about the powerful synergy represented by the combination of mobile learning and the Experience API


by Jason Haag | August 19th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Congratulations to our 2013 Learning App Challenge winners!

ADL is pleased to announce the winners of its 2013 Learning App Challenge. The winning Apps were officially announced on Thursday, 18 July during the Interagency Mobile Learning Webinar Series.


by Jason Haag | July 18th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

xAPI Design is Our Next Big Thing

For the last year, almost a hundred people internationally have contributed to the specification for Experience API. Lots of people talked about it, but these guys put it into being.


by Jason Haag | July 8th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

The Mobile Learning Decision Path (MLDP)

New Job Aid Available for Instructional Designers: The Mobile Learning Decision Path (MLDP)


by Jason Haag | June 12th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

An Open Source Success Story – A Community-Developed Specification

Two weeks ago, ADL shipped a version 1.0 software specification on time – a community-backed approach with working production systems from many eLearning industry vendors already in place on launch day.


by Jason Haag | May 9th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Experience API Version 1.0.0 Released!

We've reached an incredibly important milestone; impressive by every measure: the Experience API reached Version 1.0.0 on Friday, April 26, 2013.


by Jason Haag | April 29th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

From ADL Team Member… Jeff Mills: Advanced Techniques in Avatar and 3D asset creation for Open Simulator and Second Life

Now that the age of mesh importation is a reality in the Second Life and Open Simulator virtual environments, the quest to find helpful techniques to utilize this ability can create a difficult and frustrating situation.


by Jason Haag | April 11th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Experience API Version 1.0 Now Available for Public Comment

With the Experience API set to launch Version 1.0 on April 26, we're taking the next couple of weeks to open up our release candidate (what we think is Version 1.0) for the public to comment on anything that is unclear or downright missing in the specification.


by Jason Haag | March 29th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

The Road to the Experience API V1.0 release

This is a historic milestone for ADL and the learning technology community for a variety of reasons.


by Jason Haag | March 25th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Mobile Learning for Training and Performance Support

Mobile learning should NOT be merely viewed as a replacement, an alternative, or as a new addition to existing training delivery methods. It should be thought of as a complementary way to augment or enhance all types of learning.


by Jason Haag | February 27th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Can playing video games improve cognition and adaptability?

A recent study by ADL with Sheppard Air Force Base has shown that a video game having specific design features (i.e., implicit rules, implicit rule changes, dynamic shifting environments, open endedness, and implicit feedback)


by Jason Haag | January 30th, 2013 | home uncategorized Read More >>

The cognition of gameplay

Members of the ADL Next Generation Learner Team are currently studying how video games can be leveraged for learning and understanding cognitive capabilities.


by Jason Haag | December 19th, 2012 | home uncategorized Read More >>

The Road Ahead for Experience API

As the buzz continues to build for Experience API ('Tin Can'), a question I've been asked a lot lately is 'What happens next?' My answer is pretty straightforward and simple, though I wouldn't say it's easy


by Jason Haag | December 19th, 2012 | home uncategorized Read More >>

ADL releases Experience API version 0.95 specification

ADL is pleased to announce the formal release of the Experience API version 0.95.


by Jason Haag | November 28th, 2012 | home uncategorized Read More >>

For mobile learning, E = mc2

About ten years ago I finally purchased my very first mobile phone, not seeing the real necessity in owning such a device.


by Jason Haag | November 20th, 2012 | home uncategorized Read More >>

Mobile eLearning is not mobile learning

In November 2002, Desmon Keegan published a book titled, 'The future of learning: From eLearning to mLearning'. The book was written as of part a research project to investigate the next generation of learning: the move from distance learning (dLearning) and electronic learning


by Jason Haag | November 6th, 2012 | home uncategorized Read More >>