FocusOn Learning 2016 Recap

We’re pleased to have guest contributor Debbie Richards, president of Creative Interactive Ideas and an ATD Houston chapter board member, recapping the inaugural FocusOn Learning Conference! Her unique insights and viewpoint add a different dimension to this conference. Debbie was named one of the most influential…

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Anatomy of an xAPI Statement – Part 1

By now you’ve probably learned that an xAPI statement stores better, more usable data than SCORM.  When some people see the flexibility of xAPI, their first instinct is “store everything”.  But that may not be the best idea if you…

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Learning Corner: Brian Dusablon on Accessibility

Our guest contributor this month is Brian Dusablon. Most people call him Duce (and, in games and forums, Motherduce). He’s a dad, coach, geek, athlete, entrepreneur, volunteer, designer. He also happens to love rugby, Apple, WordPress, the Cubs, motorcycles and craft beer….

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xAPI – Where’s the data? Creating statements for learning events.

xAPI Overview The experience API (xAPI) was developed to help track learning experiences that haven’t been easy to capture in a traditional learning platform.  There are a number of sources for good xAPI data – Megan Torrance, with Torrance Learning,…

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Mission eLearning: Houston Food Bank

March 23, 2016
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RISC’s leadership team was on a mission to find the right project, where we could benefit a deserving organization in the Houston community by using our LMS expertise. Thanks to our partnership with ATD Houston, that project found us! We…

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Learning Corner: Monica Savage – Expectations of Learning Solutions

Learning Solutions Conference 2016 – expectations before the journey This month’s ‘Learning Corner’ guest contributor is Monica Savage, President of Obsidian, who has a structured yet flexible approach to efficient organization and successful management of complex processes and organizations. She gained most of…

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Learning Corner: Katrina Baker – Evolution of Learning Technology

January 11, 2016
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We’re introducing a new feature to our blog this year called ‘Learning Corner’ which will comprise of guest posts from industry leaders and experts. Their insights are invaluable and we’re looking forward to learning from their posts on different topics and ideas….

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RISC – VTA Instructor App for Android and iOS

Overview RISC Inc’s first mobile application, the PDF Annotator, was introduced at the 2014 VTALive conference in Las Vegas and mobile application development has not stopped since. Based on user feedback, RISC has been active migrating a subset of Learner…

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RISC – VTA Student App for iOS and Android

Overview RISC adds to its stable of mobile applications with the release of the RISC VTA Student App 1.0.  The RISC Student App takes critical features from the VTA Learner and VTA Badge systems and combines them into a simple,…

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Why You Should Want cmi5

By now you’ve probably heard of cmi5, the successor to SCORM? If not, you might want to check out “Experience API, cmi5 and Future SCORM” in Learning Solutions Magazine. So now you know that cmi5 is a new specification from…

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