Screencasting in Moodle: Does size matter? – Presentation by Mary Cooch #MootIEUK16

April 6th, 2016

Mary Cooch, the community educator at Moodle HQ has shared her presentation on the topic “Screencasting in Moodle – Does size matter?” delivered during the recently concluded MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16).

The presentation covers about the ways of screencasting in Moodle and is based on creating useful content, presentation and increasing the engagement with learners. It doesn’t deals with the tools or the software’s to be used for screencasting rather it focuses on creating quality screencasts for your audience. Read More

See your colleagues in Moodle course using Meet the Students block #MoodlePlugins

November 27th, 2015

New Plugin released this week in the Moodle Plugins database is “Meet The Students” block by Mikhail Janowski, which allows you to display profile pictures of students enrolled in a course so that students can easily see who they are studying with. Read More

#mootau15 – “Engaging kids today” – by Dan Haesler

August 18th, 2015

Another video from MoodleMoot Australia 2015 (#mootau15) by Dan Haesler is on the topic of “Engaging Kids Today – It’s about Pedagogy, not just Technology “.

Dan Haesler is an international keynote speaker, educator, writer and consultant. Working with schools across the country around issues of engagement and wellbeing, he is passionate about equity in education and engaging our hardest-to-reach kids. Read More

Calculate each students activity in the course relative to other students using Moodle Meter block

July 2nd, 2015

Marty Gilbert one of the moodle community member has posted his development work for community feedback in the Moodle forums. His work the Moodle Meter Block is still under development but capable of displaying student engagement and feedback about their activities in the course. Read More

Infographic: 5 tips to Engage Your Online Learners

March 27th, 2015

In a classroom course the teacher can share stories, anecdotes, personal experiences to engage the students but how to engage the learners in an online learning environment is the biggest question when the students have to learn all by themselves. Read More