Moodle Essentials Training
Tips and tricks to make course building faster and easier.
Students greatly benefit by courses that are easy to navigate and are consistent from course to course. Learn the best practices and requirements for your courses.
Utilizing the Moodle calendar for effective communication with your students.
The basic Moodle operations explained from the first step.
Engaging your students to promote discussion.
The Book Module has been a tremendous success with our student users. Learn tips and tricks on how to get your material into the easy to navigate Book.
Snipping and screen capture tools are your best friend when creating courses. Learn how to best utilize these tools to build your instructional content within Moodle Books.
Using video in your course is an absolute must. However, using video also brings about numerous variable issues that must be solved.
Teacher presence in your courses is a highly recommended component. Use your existing materials, such as PowerPoints and convert them to recorded lessons.
PoodLL for Moodle audio or video can be used to create instructions for all of your assignments. It can also be used for short portions of recorded instructional lessons.
Creating quizzes in Moodle can initially be time consuming, however, the long term benefits and time saving feature make them an attractive assessment. Learn how to use Moodle quizzes as an outstanding method of formative assessment.
Many teachers already have worksheets and activities that are used in the "brick and mortar" classrooms. Learn how to easily convert these already existing activities into an online format.
In the new Moodle 2.7, creating assignments has been streamlined. There are also some new value added features.
Setting the stage for the course and for each week allows you to establish the expectations for course success.