Here’s why I’m advocating no choice in eportfolio platforms


At the university at which I work, some instructors feel it is too restrictive to insist students use the ePorfolio platform provided. Some instructors allow students to use whatever they want, others are unsure. Is…

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Is VR leapfrogging over virtual worlds?


Years ago in Second Life, I experienced a sim that allowed you to add a small program to your avatar (HUD – heads up display) in order to experience the sites and sounds of a…

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Critical thinking, logical fallacies and spurious correlations


Some great resources for teaching and learning about critical thinking… Spurious correlations: What do pool drownings and Nicholas Cage movies have in common?  http://tylervigen.com/spurious-correlations Logical fallacies-  get the poster: https://yourlogicalfallacyis.com/poster School of thought website: https://www.schoolofthought.org/


Brain dump – free multimedia tools


Free Mindmapping tools  There are dozens of free mindmapping tools out there, here are three to start with. Mindmup Free web-based mind mapping tool that can be added to Google Drive. For best results, log…

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Moodle groups, groupings, forums


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….

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