Moodle's Open Badges plugin. Still in alpha and planned for a Moodle 2.5 release (I think). Have managed to have a play with it on a friends install and it is AWESOME. See the other Scoopit entry for details on the documentation.
Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering inspiration, online videos make for an incredible teaching tool.
What Andragogy means and which are Knowles’ 5 assumptions of Adult Learners? Are you familiar with Knowles’ 4 Principles Of Andragogy?
Trudi Shine's insight:
I recently replaced the old VET term 'delivery methodology' with 'andragogy' on our Learning and Assessment Strategy document. It felt good to push upward and onward from outmoded approaches to adult learning, simply reflected by changing those and a few other words.
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian Dropbox gives students easy access to cloud storage The Massachusetts Daily Collegian It might be strange to see an outside service being used on campus despite the availability of Moodle, UDrive, Spark and other...
Trudi Shine's insight:
Use drag and drop to Dropbox icon on your desktop for easy cloud storage.
This is part one of a three part series of Convergence blog posts on Moodle 2 Activities. Moodle 2 has a slew of new features and enhancements that improve on the experience from version 1.9. Among these new features is ...
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
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