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Digital Experience Insights of New Zealand students

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https://www.jisc.ac.uk/blog/survey-results-benchmark-students-attitude-to-technology-in-teaching-and-learning-13-feb-2019 “Australian and New Zealand students made extensive use of digital technologies in their independent study.” (p. 6) “Almost two thirds of [Aus & NZ] students still used university desktops and printers.” (p. 8) “More [Aus and NZ] students disagreed than agreed with the proposition that their university looked after their personal data.” (p.10) To… continue reading »

Adding Turnitin plagiarism checking to your course

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Plagiarism checking provided by Turnitin can be added to several activities within Moodle. Resources Plagiarism Detection Software Use at Otago Supported file types (turnitin.com) Academic Integrity at Otago University Policy on Using Anti-Plagiarism Tools Adapted from the University of Otago Blackboard helpsite. In accordance with University policy teaching staff must give students the option to… continue reading »

Free Image Resources

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Adding images to learning resources can help with learning, but legally usable images can be hard to find … Check these posts for some sources and information about legal use: Finding Images on the Web and CC-BY or CC-BY-NC Today, the tweet above caught my eye. The site: https://redstagfulfillment.com/free-stock-photo-resources/  profiled, lists 85 other sites that collect… continue reading »

How to add a single Echo video to Moodle Coursepage

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Having movies held within Echo360 means that you don’t have to resize them, as the system takes care of the streaming. However you want to avoid forcing your students to have to search for a video amongst a whole collection within Echo360. This is possible by linking directly to a particular video on the moodle… continue reading »

Blogging and Tweeting in Higher Education

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Are you using blogging for education, pedagogy, research? Would you like to participate in a Twitter Conference? PressEDConf18 is the place to be … Contributions due 23 February 2018. Conference starts 2200h 29 March 2018 (1000h 29 March 2018 British Summer Time) Participate by following the hashtag #pressedconf18 More info at https://pressedconf.org/   Want some… continue reading »