This is a brain dump post. Groupings and news forums – to create a new news forum, duplicate an existing one. If you apply a grouping, only people in the grouping will get the messages. Magic! Groupings and Q&A and single discussion forums – do not mix.
It’s been a few years since I last touched Movie Maker. At the time, I felt it was clunky and I was still missing PhotoStory 3 as a great, easy to use product for educators.I revisited Movie Maker a few months ago in an attempt to find a readily available, cost-effective solution for staff and… Continue reading Movie Maker – good and free
Gamers are great learners, I’ve been one and I have nephews who are gamers. When I was really into it I would spend hours researching my character, watching videos about fighting techniques, bookmarking and consulting sites about crafting and levelling up, adding in plugins to make my game play more efficient and would benchmark myself.… Continue reading The game of tapping into a passion for learning
ISpring is software that adds a plug in to PowerPoint that allows you to create embedded, narrated presentations with the option to record webcam video and upload resources with your presentation. I use it and so do my current work colleagues because it is part of the toolkit provided. I’m not endorsing it – just… Continue reading ISpring Pro for Course videos
Before we startBefore we delve into groups and groupings, it’s important to remember that Moodle divides what is added to Moodle into two broad categories: activities and resources.Resources consist of the passive content you add to a course – documents, files, pages, books, galleries, website links and labels.Activities are what you provide for student interaction… Continue reading Moodle Groups and Groupings in Moodle 2.7