Teaching with Moodle: An Introduction is a free course for anybody who wants to use the Moodle learning platform for teaching.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you require teacher access on the college Moodle (Candoodle).
Videos and resources from the Moodle Takeaway at the Southampton Solent University are now available from the RSC. http://moodle2-rsc.kent.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=61
Apple TV In The Classroom – The New Smart Board
An iPad and Apple TV can combine to provide an advantageous alternative to more expensive, traditional interactive white boards.
With the integration of the iPad into the instructional environment, teachers and students have discovered many new ways in which the device can expand and enhance the learning environment. With the iPad, the Apple TV can offer a flexible, complete, and cost efficient alternative to the traditional interactive boards populating our classrooms.
The Teacher’s Guide to Social Media
Education is a two-way street — oftentimes, those who teach could stand to learn a few things as well.
Social media, for one, is largely dominated by Generation Y. We invented it, we grew up with it and we know it like the back of our keyboard-ready hands.
In some schools, tablets and social networks are becoming primary classroom tools. Even digitally versed teachers need to evolve with the language of their increasingly connected students.
Don’t sweat it. Below, we’ve thrown together some basic guidelines teachers should follow when embracing technology in the classroom.