Books in Moodle: more than just words and pictures!

Source: https://moodle.com/education/books-moodle-just-words-pictures/ If you’re using Moodle for teaching or training, we’d love you to make the most of its collaborative features, engaging students to learn together in the spirit of its social constructionist roots. But that doesn’t mean Moodle has no place for static files, documents, videos: on the contrary, Moodle’s easy drag and drop option…

Find Your Way Around Moodle 3.4 With This Official Playlist

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/find-your-way-around-moodle-3-4-with-this-official-playlist/ If you cannot follow the official “Learn Moodle 3.4 Basics” MOOC to completion, or are interested in helping others get introduced to Moodle and its newest features, Moodle HQ has released a 32-video training playlist, its largest yet. Borrowing the layout of previous courses, the Moodle 3.4 videos begin with “Finding your way around: Moodle…

Using Video for Learning: New eLearning Guild Research

Source: https://www.learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/2537/using-video-for-learning-new-elearning-guild-research by Stephen Haskin DECEMBER 13, 2017 “Video use is now common; the report provides insights into this use, and also gives readers a basis for comparing their use to the ways others are using video for learning.” There’s no question that video for eLearning is becoming mainstream. Just how mainstream is it? Who is making…

Goodbye Articulate Studio, Hello Camtasia

Source: https://blogs.library.ucsf.edu/convergence/2017/10/26/goodbye-articulate-studio-hello-camtasia/#more-3615 Articulate Studio has been a popular tool in our service catalog for many years. Educators have used the application to build narrated PowerPoint presentations for hundreds of courses in the CLE. Like many applications, however, it has become outdated, and we consequently will be discontinuing support at the end of 2017. We have you covered, though,…

Make Your First Moodle Theme By Hand With This MoodleBites’ Playlist

Source: Make Your First Moodle Theme By Hand With This MoodleBites’ Playlist | Moodle News MoodleBites, the online education branch of New Zealand official Moodle Partner HRDNZ, has shared the complete playlist for their “Theme Design” course. The 10-video set will allow designers to get acquainted with the patterns, layouts, and assets available in Moodle.…