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Moodle 3.2 Resources for Faculty

Getting started, tips, and tricks for using Moodle, a powerful Learning Management System (LMS).

What's New In Moodle 3.2

"Moodle 3.2 is once again the result of the hard work from our core team and community contributors. This version brings significant evolutionary improvements to the Gradebook tool, forums, analytics and usability in many areas to empower teachers and improve functionality for everyone across all devices."

  • Better navigation with Boost - A new responsive theme Boost improves navigation within and between courses.

  • Easier editing with Boost - Gear menus in the new Boost theme enhance the editing experience

  • Media player improvements - Your favourite video types display across devices and browsers with subtitle and caption support...

  • Interactive report charts - Interactive and responsive charts now show reports dynamically to course participants.

  • Discussion locking - Easily close forum discussions after a period of inactivity.

  • Assignment overrides - Easily change assignment deadlines for individuals or groups.

  • Workshop portfolio export - Workshop submissions and assessments may be exported to an external portfolio by students and teachers.

  • Select for students in Choice - Make a selection on behalf of students in the Choice activity.

  • Negative scores for rubrics - The Rubrics grade calculation has been improved and now allows for negative scores.

  • User-friendly messaging and alerts - Quickly access messages and notifications wherever you are on the site .

Getting Started with Moodle 3.2

Self-Paced Training Courses for Faculty

Given the number of changes incorporated into version 3.2, eThink updated the self-paced Moodle training courses that are available for self-enrollment. The courses include audio and video content to help faculty and staff become familiar with basic functionality and use of the Moodle LMS.  The Educational Technology staff are happy to assist you with any questions you may have in regards to the upgrade to 3.2.

Moodle 101 - Course Creation v3.2

Moodle 201 - Course Management v3.2

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