"Did you know that there is a digital tool out there that can help you facilitate student-driven learning experiences? Did you know that it's free? Ed Tech Consultant, Susan Oxnevad will show us the tremendous potential of using Google Docs in the classroom as an efficient and effective tool for self-guided learning. Attendees will walk away with templates, tech tips and resources to help them use Google Docs in the classroom."
iPad, this mystic gadget that has been making the news since its launch a few years ago, has now secured a strong foothold inside different educational settings. Its sharp design, practical portability, and the sublime sense of mobile gadgetry it bestows upon its users and, above all, its widespread among learners , all of these factors combined made this tablet an indispensable tool in the learning toolkit of students.
If your students are completing group assignments and submitting them through Moodle, the team submission settings can help make submitting, grading, and giving feedback to your groups much faster. This video explains how to enable team submission for assignments in your Moodle site.
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Minecraft’s mainstream appeal may not lie in the poetry tucked away in an endgame few will see, but it is to be found in this poetry’s sentiment. Here is a game that enables humans to experience an accelerated form of existence—of dominion but also of stewardship. It makes clear the ancient ties between creativity and survival, and the wonder of collaboration, coöperation, and community, both in its world and in the reality on the other side of the screen. This is a recipe that demonstrates how video-game design, in the right hands, can be elevated to an art form every bit as strange and wonderful as any other, revealing deep truths about the human condition.
Martin Dougiamas, lead director and founder of Moodle has shared a superb presentation on where Moodle is heading with the release of 2.0 (and looking further forward to 2.1). You can find it here on slide share.
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QR codes (or Quick Response codes, to give them their full title) are two-dimensional bar codes which when scanned with the camera of a mobile device such as an iPad, Android tablet or smartphone can transfer web links, text and … Continue reading...