Last week I shared a post about some of myfavorite features that the folks at Formative are working on for the fall. While we wait for those features to roll-out, take a look at one of my favorite current features in Formative. That feature is the option to create interactive, image-based quizzes. Watch my video embedded below to learn how to create image-based quizzes on Formative.
We want more people to see themselves as citizens of the web. The Mozilla Learning Network offers programs and a global community dedicated to helping people learn the most important skills of our age: the ability to read, write and participate in the digital world.
Drillster is an adaptive, assessment based learning tool. You get immediate feedback while you are studying. This results in 10% higher study results in 40% less time. Drillster keeps your knowledge up-to-date and repeats learning material just before you tend to forget.
Students mostly couldn’t tell ‘Jill Watson’ wasn’t human; ‘Yep!’
Since January, “Jill,” as she was known to the artificial-intelligence class, had been helping graduate students design programs that allow computers to solve certain problems, like choosing an image to complete a logical sequence.
Moodlerooms is proud to release Advanced Forums, which enhances Moodle Forums by providing teachers and students with quick, simple views into the forums and their discussions. Allowing users to sort and search discussions easily and in multiple layouts is key to Advanced Forums increased usability. Read tracking is a feature in Advanced forums that highlights unread posts, making it even easier to manage a forum. This saves the student time in viewing and responding to posts, and saves the teacher time in finding the posts that are most relevant to the class. Teachers are empowered to create anonymous interactions with students, and can grade students through the Moodle gradebook.
Progress Bar block which has got maximum number of votes for this years project development cycle in the Moodle Users Association voting, has been updated to a new version with new presentation options like squeeze, scroll and swipe.
In a recent update to the most popular block plugin for Moodle, Michael de Raadt, the Maintainer of Progress Bar block and Research Director at Moodle HQ has posted about the changes in the new version of the block.
Now you can display the bar in 3 different ways:
* Squeezed into one horizontal bar * Scrolling sideways to show overflowing bar segments * Wrapping to show all bar segments on multiple lines
Which means that your users will get a much better user experience in your course.
The explosive proliferation of mobile devices has created expansion in nearly every affected market. There were nearly 1.9 billion mobile users worldwide in 2015. 80% of internet users own a smartphone. 51% of the time spent by adults per day online was done on mobile devices.
Search engine giant Google even implemented the use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal in their search algorithms increasing the importance of SEO competence in affordable website design and as a key consideration in small business web design.
In a recent KPCB internet trends report it was revealed that 22% of millennial aged employees preferred web based training as a benefit as opposed to more traditional flex schedules, monetary bonuses, and company vehicles.
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