Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide book

Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide is available now.
Download a sample chapter, view the table of contents and buy the book on PacktPub and Amazon

Moodle is a virtual learning environment that is being used in more and more schools worldwide. It is ideal for teaching a younger age group as interactive lessons enable children to learn quicker and with greater ease.

Timeline widget on Moodle.org

Moodle 2 for Teaching 4-9 Year Olds Beginner's Guide will help you to adapt your existing lesson plans to online Moodle courses and will give you ideas to create new activities, quizzes, and puzzles to make the learning process fun and interactive for young children. More from Packt.

OU Media Player rebooted

Its been a long time since I've blogged about the OU Media Player project. So what has been going on? I thought I'd take a brief look back, then look forward...

Last spring and summer we developed an embeddable player based on the open-source Flowplayer Flash-based toolkit. Two designers form Learning and Teaching Solutions here at The Open University, David Winter and Peter Devine created to bold and attractive designs or themes.

The 2011 player hit many of the original aims of the project.

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Accessibility London Mini-Conference 2012

2012-09-19 10:00
2012-09-19 16:00
Europe/London

Location

City University London
St John Street
EC1V 0HB
United Kingdom
51° 31' 46.0704" N, 0° 6' 18.0576" W
See map: Google Maps

The Web Accessibility London 2012 Mini-Conference (a11yLDN’12) is a 1-day event that will take place at City University London on 19th September 2012 from 10am to 4pm.

The mini-conference will have a deaf and hard of hearing theme, as it is believed they are a widely under-represented population within web accessibility. However, the mini-conference will also consider the wider-disability population

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[From the event organizer, Makayla Lewis.]