Moodleman at conVerge12

Julian Ridden, alias Moodleman

Juilan Ridden, alias Moodleman, will be a keynote speaker at our upcoming conVerge12 conference!

His keynote presentation, ‘Migrating Offline Pedagogy into the Online Environment‘ will discuss what we have learnt from generations of face-to-face teaching and training and how to move these pedagogies and methodologies online.

In addition, Julian will be presenting a workshop on what’s coming with Moodle. See the conVerge12 draft program for more information.

Julian has more than 12 year’s experience in education and training, specifically in online learning, with a wide range of corporate clients and educational¬†institutions as well as experience in project management, systems implementation, networking, support and training.

Offline Activity in Moodle

Today, one of our clients (Geoff from Wodonga TAFE) asked us on Twitter: “Where do you find offline assignments in Moodle 2.2?”

When adding new activities to a course you get an option to add offline activities in the left menu:

Thanks to Eric Kuncoro for the solution.

Improve your E-learning Capability

Are you wanting to know more about the exploding Mobile Learning landscape? Do you want to explore this in greater detail and what it means for you, your organisation and your learners?

Are you looking for the capabilities to use the Grade Book and Lessons feature in Moodle, and how you and your organisation can leverage from this?

Then eWorks’ upcoming face-to-face e-learning sessions will provide you with the knowledge, skills and technical capabilities to do just that!

  • Mobile Future: Thursday 27 September

    David Drinkall will lead these 2 sessions focussing on ways to capitalise on the powerful computers our students and trainers are carrying around with them everyday to achieve better outcomes. You will take away practical ideas for delivering content engaging learners and collecting evidence of competence using mobile technology.

  • Advanced Moodle Practices: Thursday 11 October

    eWorks Moodle officiandos, Sarah Phillips and Bernadette Parry, will guide you through the tricky activities ensuring the Grade Books and Lessons features work and how you can make the most of them for your courses and organisation.