https://groups.google.com/d/forum/lrmiLearning Resource Metadata InitiativeDevelopment of a common machine-readable vocabulary for learning resources.Google GroupsStuart2015-11-04T12:31:08Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/7mIxU0zvq_gOn "Evaluating Metadata Standards"This request for comment crossed my email this morning and I thought the LRMI Community might like to see these ALCTS/LITA thoughts on principles for evaluating metadata standards--3-5 minute read, at most. They are seeking comment. http://metaware.buzz/2015/10/27/draft-principles-for-evaluatinDave Gladney2015-11-02T16:22:32Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/nbNlDGql9nkNew ed tech standards white paper and AAP Ed Tech GroupGreetings LRMI community, As you may recall, this past June AAP’s PreK-12 Learning Group organized an event around technical standards in the education space. We invited representatives from nine different standards/specifications groups to deliver a 10-minute “TED Talk” on their standard, itsStuart2015-10-28T16:01:16Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/ei1MT4yvu3gDCMI Free Webinar: Schema.org in Two Parts: From Use to ExtensionLRMI heads-up: This free series of 2 webinars with Richard Wallis is of direct interest to the LRMI community--particularly the second webinar in the series where Richard sets out the technical "how to" of the schema.org extension mechanism. As the education extension to schema.org, thisJim Goodell2015-10-26T18:20:49Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/OYckr-lxypMInfluence the future of CEDS this WednesdayIt would be good to have members of this community weigh in...October 28 What would you like the CEDS Standards to address next? *Time*: 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern Time; 10:00-11:00 am Pacific Time *Location*: Virtual *Description*: CEDS is a common vocabulary for education data containingStuart2015-10-02T12:15:10Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/JgmUWSm0JJYPublic comment requested for LRMI controlled vocabulariesThe (DCMI) LRMI Task Group has been working on a set of draft controlled vocabularies containing top-level concepts for some schema.org (LRMI) properties. We are seeking input on the drafts from individuals, metadata communities, and organizations before the drafts are finalized. *The commentPhil Barker2015-09-22T14:56:57Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/o78YZDmiIa4LRMI examples fro schema.org web siteHello all, we have been working on some examples of LRMI markup for the schema.org website. More details at http://blogs.pjjk.net/phil/lrmi-examples-for-schema-org/ There are two examples, which we hope to use to illustrate several of the LRMI properties and types, listed below. The links arePhil Barker2015-09-07T10:06:31Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/-InRbSr-Il0Fwd: Structured data validator API by YandexHello all, The schema.org data validator API described below looks useful for anyone creating LRMI or schema.org metadata programmatically who wants to validate it, at least syntactically. I did a short review of schema.org testing tools earlier this year, and Yandex was quite good, but ifPhil Barker2015-08-31T11:12:20Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/ichlKGodY-cexamples of LRMI for schema.org websiteHello all, we are working on examples of best practice for the use of LRMI properties with the aims of contributing some to the schema.org website and of building our own larger collection to help implementers. Please take a look at the current examples at https://github.com/dcmi/lrmi-exampPhil Barker2015-06-30T15:58:34Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/ZOkIv-xxGoEdescription of courses with LRMI / schema.orgHello all, as you may know the idea of using LRMI / schema.org for describing courses has been mooted several times over the last two or three years, here and on the main schema.org mail lists. Most recently, Wes Turner opened an issue on github which attracted some attention  and someLes Kneebone2015-05-25T02:46:27Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/A8_jynsCGY0learningResourceType: a type of Type?I have just discovered that LRMI stewardship has been transferred to DCMI <http://www.lrmi.net/lrmi-1-1-published-as-rdf> - and in my opinion this is a great development. I notice that in the LRMI Metadata Terms in RDF <http://dublincore.org/dcx/lrmi-terms/#learningResourceType> spec assertionsasu...@dublincore.net2015-05-15T12:38:26Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/gb9zXxBelRkOn the question of licenses...Some time ago, there was a significant conversation here in this LRMI forum on the need for more specificity in expressing licenses. The major thread in that discussion here was at . I just want to let the community know that the LRMI Task Group (TG)  has a continuing thread on the matterJames Collins2015-03-13T15:27:00Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/XHHCUCjAWQwLRMI Validator?Curious if anyone in the group knows if there is a good LRMI validator out there (or even better, a Drupal module)? I've been struggling to find something like this. Jamessi.b...@gmail.com2015-02-04T01:20:11Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/Xh8gLmm3MpwHow to handle empty field for a LRMI JSON response.Hi, Out of the pool of resources in our system some do not have all LRMI fields. How is the best way to display an empty field? Examples: - educationalAlignment: null, - educationalAlignment: "N/A", - educationalAlignment: "", ThanksJim Goodell2015-01-30T21:07:45Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/gbNt6mAUzo8CEDS v5 Released (cross post)CEDS Version 5 is released. It includes the new element “Learning Resource Access Rights Url” that was discussed in this group (https://ceds.ed.gov/element/001561) with unique URLs identifying the options/vocab [ https://ceds.ed.gov/element/001561#FreeAccess], and some other updates related toAnkit Arora2014-12-31T06:34:19Zhttps://groups.google.com/d/topic/lrmi/jNh1DOp-IdcMetadataHi All, What is Metadata ? How it works ? Why it is necessary ?