The ADL Initiative creates and shares videos that include technical webinars, featured videos from events, speaking engagements, and other useful tools. To view a few of the latest videos, please see below. To view our entire collection, click the YouTube link at the bottom of the page and you will be taken to the ADL Initiative YouTube page.
17 September 2018
What is a Learning Portal? What are the benefits, and how does it differ from a Learning Management System? How does it support a very decentralized and often disconnected & remote workforce like the NPS, whose employee may only have access to information through a smartphone? The US National Park Service has recently launched its "Common Learning Portal" (CLP) after 4 years in development and testing.
28 August 2018
Have you been asked to implement xAPI in your community? Is it your job to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline)? Or maybe you're a seasoned professional interested in advancing the state of tracked data across communities. If you're involved in the quantifiable, sharable, and trackable - the ADL Initiative has a webinar for people like you!
19 June 2018
Training and education technologies have amazing promise; however, without the guiding blueprint of learning science, technological solutions can become costly, cumbersome, and ineffectual. At worst, technologies may be seen as "silver bullets" or magical solutions, capable of solving training or education challenges by simply purchasing the latest systems (a road that leads to disillusionment, waste, and potentially expensive failure). Modeling, simulation, training, and education professionals know better.
5 April 2018
Join Dr. Sae Schatz as she addresses xAPI and Learning Analytics at I/ITSEC 2017.