Rob McBride

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Avenue Update: Archived Zoom Webinar

Avenue is coming. On June 26th Jim Edgar, the LearnIT2teach-Avenue Project Manager of Distributed Learning, presented a Zoom webinar with an overview of Avenue, a discussion of release timelines and teacher course migrations, and a demonstration of the new portal and the learning management system (LMS). Avenue has been under development since January 2019 and …

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New Part 1 Learning Technology Leadership Group Begins Monday, June 15, 2020!

Six-week course is online and mentored If you are a professional in an IRCC program looking to lead innovation in a LINC or ELT program, we have two-part Moodle-based online training to offer. Each part has six weekly units and the time demand is 1.5 – 2 hours per unit. The course content includes readings, …

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Webinar Recording: Introduction to H5P Basics for EduLINC Instructors

This May 22nd webinar by LearnIT2teach senior developer and mentor John Allan explains how teachers can find and add pre-made H5P learning objects to their EduLINC courses. John also demonstrates how to create a basic learning object using H5P. LearnIT2teach channel youtube recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r38UZSpLueQ&feature=youtu.be

Webinar Recording: Managing Learning Activities in LearnIT2teach Stage 2

This webinar by Senior Mentor and developer Nancy Van Dorp explains how teachers can use and manage the following pre-loaded activities in the EduLINC courseware: 1. Choice 2. SCORM 3. Blog 4. Forum 5. Glossary 6. Wiki 7. PoodLL Speaking Assignment. The recording of the webinar is now uploaded and available for viewing on YouTube:  https://youtu.be/N3IC5s8PHiE …

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Webinar Recording: Customizing and Creating Content in LearnIT2teach Stage 2

This webinar was presented by project mentor Chayan Mallick on May 15th and focuses on the Customizing and Creating Content section in the Stage 2 training. Chayan demonstrates and answers questions about how to upload a File, add a URL (web link), insert and edit a Label, create a Choice activity and add a Page …

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Introduction to Courseware Blocks by Moodle Expert John Allan: Webinar Recording

This May 1st webinar by LearnIT2teach developer and mentor, John Allan, introduces viewers to the various blocks in the EduLINC (Moodle) courseware and explains how they can be manipulated by course editors/teachers. Introduction to Blocks “How To” document.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QF9j85wAoe0&feature=youtu.be

Using BigBlueButton in EduLINC: Question & Answer with Expert Katie Wightman

This webinar addresses some teachers’ questions about using BigBlueButton on EduLINC after having first watched this video tutorial. Topics include: some advantages of using BBB, considerations for setting up a BBB conference on your course, file/presentation uploads, screen and video sharing, using breakout rooms, troubleshooting a few technical problems, helping lower-level students access BBB, and some …

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Stage 2 Question & Answer with Expert Mentor Marijke Geurts

Topics addressed in this webinar are: getting your learners started, making your course accessible to students, how to make audio recordings in activities, suggestions for using the forum, easy ideas for writing activities, keeping track of what students have done. April 28th Zoom recording: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FLm6JbHqdZw Enjoy! Marijke.