Designing for Conscious Decisions – Tin Can API

After looking at the reality of a Tin Can API world, Megan Bowe urges L&D to challenge the status quo by giving learners ownership and control of their personal data.

The premise of the article is that in a world where data is being collected in droves, we need to design better ways for people to understand what they’re giving up and ways for them to take ownership. It’s a challenge to the status quo. It’s a new world that learning and development needs to consider carefully. There’s no easy answer for exactly how to do this, but it’s conversation that we need to have, read more…

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What is the Tin Can API?

The Tin Can API (sometimes known as the Experience API) is a brand new specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline).

The website covers all aspects of Tin Can API aka Experience API…click here to read more!