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September 25, 2008

Nuances that shapes the Internet

September 25, 2008

George brought to my attention comments about issues of using the new Google - Chrome browser to access Moodle environments (Google Chrome and Moodle).I'm keeping an eye on the Moodle 2.0 release - it is expected beginning next year. It is more of a 'clean the code' and inputs from large users Open University type from UK, Netherlands and ...

From: Joe Rosa - Read more

June 02, 2008

M3: MUVE, Moodle and Microblogging - An update

June 02, 2008

M3 (MUVE, Moodle and Microblogging) is into Phase 2We’re delivering Arrive UK, our online course in Moodle, to international students across the world before their arrival at the University of Southampton. But this year, as well as learning objects, podcasts, vidcasts, discussion forum and chat, we've added Twitter and a Second Life dimension to the course.Twitter is being used ...

From: Julie Watson - Read more

April 26, 2008

Digital Identities & Digital Communities

April 26, 2008

Most of my week was taken up presenting, hosting, and having a huge deal of fun at the Emerge project three day online conference, Digital Identities and Digital Communities. I lead on the programming for the event,& recruited many of the speakers, so it wasn't altogether surprising that I really enjoyed myself. The quality of ...

From: Josie Fraser - Read more

February 14, 2008

Twitter Plug-in for Moodle Stage 1 Complete

February 14, 2008

Twitter is one of those services that people either seem to love or 'don't know what it's for'. Rather like the camera phone when it first came out. The combination of the instant message feel with the attributes of a blog could be potentially very useful. In terms of usability there is both the immediacy of SMS and IM ...

From: Ann Jeffery - Read more

July 09, 2007

lost in the MUVE

July 09, 2007

Is it me or lots of other people lost in where we are. I am feeling like Bilbo Baggins....I hope tonight and tomorrow will help, but I seem to have missed the first half of the argument about the Moodle piece and I now seem not to be able to find stuff that I thought I had put somehwere ...

From: Maggi Savin-Baden - Read more

July 03, 2007

Manchester Moodle

July 03, 2007

Hi allManchester Moodle is here. Development will be continuous. Make it yours.See you there... and here ... and there ...

From: George Roberts - Read more

June 05, 2007

eLIDA CAMEL Slide

June 05, 2007

Hi everyone,Hope all goes well in Second Life today. I need to give apologies on this occasion, as taken up with other things. However, on behalf of the eLIDA CAMEL Design for Learning JISC-funded project team, here's our brief slide presentation about the eLIDA CAMEL, which is focusing on communities of practice in e-learning and design for learning practitioner sequence creation and ...

From: Jill Jameson - Read more

June 02, 2007

Joining instructions for the online activity days

June 02, 2007

Hello to everyone in the JISC Users and Innovation Community of Practice and the Emerge Project. If you haven’t done so already, you can register for the activity days at is not required, but it does help us to know who is coming. If you have not registered, do not worry, you can still join in the activities.We ...

From: Josie Fraser - Read more

Introducing the eLIDA CAMEL Team - A Nomadic Community of e-Learning Practice

June 02, 2007

Hi everyone in EMERGE! For EMERGE Activity 7, I'm pleased to provide details of the JISC eLIDA CAMEL Design for Learning Team below. We are quite a large team, being the biggest JISC Design for Learning project in numbers terms. This is because we are acting as a 'seedbed' for testing D4L in schools, colleges and the University of ...

From: Jill Jameson - Read more

May 31, 2007

Emerge gets a Moodle

May 31, 2007

I am very excited about this. We have a Moodle. I really am announcing this prematurely because the integration with Elgg is not done and your accounts will not yet be transferred across but having spent much of the past fortnight wrangling with the platform for the Online activity days 5, 6, 7 June, it is very satisfying to ...

From: George Roberts - Read more