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Badger Block brings Open and Custom Badges to a Moodle near you

Badger Block brings Open and Custom Badges to a Moodle near you | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it

A block to manage all your badges!

 

While this block hasn't yet been released, it is a great preview of what's to come when badges can be pulled directly into Moodle and displayed or can be customized by and displayed on a specific site.

 

Some great work here by Ian Checkland. Read his other posts somewhere else on this Scoopit


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Gamifification in education, rewards for achievement and meeting goals great way to engage learners.

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Jasmin Hodge's curator insight, April 22, 2013 2:19 PM

I hope I hear when it is released as it looks like something I would definately use and need in our new Moodle 2 release this summer along with our new badge proposals :)

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Using Moodle to complete a Knowledge Survey

Using Moodle to complete a Knowledge Survey | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
What is a knowledge survey "A standard Knowledge Surveys consists of many questions that cover the entire content of a course. Questions cover all levels of Bloom's scale of thinking. (From low-lev...
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Moodle 2.5 preview – bootstrap, badges and more...

Moodle 2.5 preview – bootstrap, badges and more... | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Moodle 2.5 will be released in May 2013. Since the 2.x series was introduced we have seen lots of incremental improvements but not much in the way of major new features for end users.
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6 Basic Benefits Of Game-Based Learning

6 Basic Benefits Of Game-Based Learning | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
6 Basic Benefits Of Game-Based Learning (RT @windowsmachowto: Playing Zork did improve my spelling RT @rmit_csit 6 Basic Benefits Of Game-Based Learning http://t.co/CWfcjtNPXR #edtech #elearning ...
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Connected From The Start: Global Learning in Primary Grades by Kathy Cassidy - Reviewed by Sylvia Rosenthal Tolisano aka @langwitches

Connected From The Start: Global Learning in Primary Grades by Kathy Cassidy - Reviewed by Sylvia Rosenthal  Tolisano aka @langwitches | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it

"Kathy Cassidy was so kind to extend a copy of her new book Connect from the Start: Global Learning in Primary Grades http://plpnetwork.com/connectedkids/ ; to me. Globally connected learning is a passion of mine, as regular readers of Langwitches can attest to. I was eager to read Kathy’s book, which is grounded in authentic experiences from her 1st grade classroom."


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Moodle 2.0 for Teachers:- An Illustrated Guide. by Mark Rollins (eBook) - Lulu

Moodle 2.0 for Teachers:- An Illustrated Guide. by Mark Rollins (eBook) - Lulu | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it - Marks Moodle Buy Moodle 2.0 for Teachers:- An Illustrated Guide. by Mark Rollins (eBook) online at Lulu. Visit the Lulu Marketplace for product details, ratings, and reviews.See o...
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The Smart Way to Use iPads in the Classroom

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Touch-screen tablets for young students have become all the rage. Some districts are even buying iPads for every kindergartner, a move sparking both celebration and consternation.
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Badger Block brings Open and Custom Badges to a Moodle near you

Badger Block brings Open and Custom Badges to a Moodle near you | Educational ICT for the 21st Century | Scoop.it

A block to manage all your badges!

 

While this block hasn't yet been released, it is a great preview of what's to come when badges can be pulled directly into Moodle and displayed or can be customized by and displayed on a specific site.

 

Some great work here by Ian Checkland. Read his other posts somewhere else on this Scoopit


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Rob Watts's insight:

Gamifification in education, rewards for achievement and meeting goals great way to engage learners.

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Jasmin Hodge's curator insight, April 22, 2013 2:19 PM

I hope I hear when it is released as it looks like something I would definately use and need in our new Moodle 2 release this summer along with our new badge proposals :)