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Monthly Archives: May 2011

Echo360 Community Conference Europe 2011

I went to the Echo360 Community Conference, Europe on 25th May 2011. I presented a poster at the conference, that provided an overview of the project I’m leading on the use of personal capture to support student learning. A PDF version of the poster can be downloaded by clicking on the image below. I also […]

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Moodle pages format

Here is a short video of a new format (for moodle2 and 1.9) we are currently calling pages. We hope the pages format is similar to design patterns used in other websites, CMS and web based apps and as such familiar and intuitiveĀ for users. A by-product the pages format is that there is no ‘scroll […]

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Creating groups automatically in Moodle

At their MoodleMoot UK 2011 presentation, Paolo and Stuart outlined some of changes that have been made to Study Direct (Moodle at Sussex) to improve the user experience for both staff and students. Improving the ‘groups’ feature in Moodle was one such development and the changes made went live at the start of the Summer […]

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Making your WYSIWYG content look the same when editing as when published

For any content author there is nothing worse than applying formatting in a WYSIWYG editor, and then finding it all looks different when they publish it. This applies to our tutors in moodle too. Making the WYSIWYG editor content look the same as when its publish is something we did a while back in moodle. […]

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