Let’s face it. Just about every educational technology job advert has stakeholder skills as a key selection criteria. Why? Also, what is it exactly? It’s far more than making clients happy.
As of 1 May, QA tests 98 are open, 46 on hold, 8 failed and 430 passed. My “grand total” completed tickets is 5. This post is a reflection of what I have learnt and actually done differently since writing Moodle QA Part 2. Testing..
I am set up for my first Moodle QA task (see part 1); I have time set aside, music playing and am ready to go. The First QA ticket MDLQA-12926 CLONE – A teacher can choose a grading scale for rating glossary entries and can..
Presentation: Pedagogy before technology? Connections between theory and practice when teaching with digital technologiesPresenter: Dr Louise Drumm, Lecturer DLTERecorded: 30th April 2019Slides: http://bit.ly/2XXdPlbReferences:http://bit.ly/2GRbzWQRecording: View online | https://napier.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=fb77614e-790a-494d-87d1-aa2401037744 0:00 | PhD Dr Louise Drumm introducing her PhD work. What are the connections between theory and practice?..
I have benefited from the efforts of many Open Source communities like Moodle, LibreOffice, PHP, GIMP, MySQL, WordPress, Linux, FireFox and much more. At the heart of many of these successful open source projects is a community that has come together around a core idea…
Here’s a grab bag of thoughts about converting Canvas subjects to Moodle. 3 Phases of build: Admin – Base – Content When there are only a few of us on the project, or people change, or work only part time, dividing a subject’s development into..
Solving the question import process was awesome but automatically importing images into those questions still remains the last unmet challenge. Images are either simply broken or have unwanted hard coded links back to the Canvas instance. Solution dead-ends For example, one Chemistry exam had 60..
This is a deeper dive into the problems and the workarounds of just getting the file imported (not question content issues like broken images). Same error but different causes Canvas exports quizzes as QTI files (it’s in XML format). Sometime importing a QTI file into..
Possible Question Conversion Strategies When you have subjects like Chemistry with 480 quiz questions of a variety of types, copying and pasting is just not an option. What are the conversion options and how good are they? Respondus Windows only tool; training/learning required for implementation…
Presenting Learning Content Moodle Labels, Lessons, Pages and Books are the primary elements to carry content. Which to use? Labels are the fast track to scroll of death Importing Canvas content automatically generates Moodle Pages. Lots. Lessons are cool but too limited and have gradebook..