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Moodle for 2015-2016

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Moodle for 2015-2016 is running version 2.8. This version contains a number of updates. A lot of work has gone in this version to make it as user-friendly as possible. A few noteworthy changes are listed below. Click here to see the full list.



Enhancements for everyone:
Text autosave - The Atto text editor will automatically save your text as you type, keeping your content secure before you publish it. New user menu - A new user menu gives quick access to personal pages such as My home and profile settings. 
Enhancements for students:
Subscribe to discussions - You can now subscribe to individual forum discussions and get email copies of just the replies you want! See Forum settings
Enhancements for teachers:
Gradebook improvements - Many improvements have been made to the gradebook, with the grader report now functional across all devices with smooth scrolling. Cells can be quickly edited without reloading. Single view - A new Single view allows you to make quick edits to one item…

Free Conference: Education on Air

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I came across an opportunity for a free online conference centered around enhancing teaching and learning through technology. The conference is hosted by Google and will take place May 8, 9.

Click here if you have questions about the event.

Click the link below to register for the event:
https://educationonair.withgoogle.com/live/2015-may