WHAT CAN THEY DO?

STUDENT FEEDBACK

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EMERY BURNS, Science Student

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LEE MILLER, Biology Student

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EMERY BURNS, Design Student

TEACHERS

  • Record feedback and upload supporting files when grading as with this Languages of Love assignment.
  • Easily enrol, filter and search students from a single screen
  • Check completed activities and mark activities complete on behalf of students
  • From the mobile app, grade simple assignments
  • Add competencies to a course
  • View a competency breakdown report for your students
  • Rate competencies
  • Add drag and drop and selection questions to a quiz
  • Manage and award course badges to students
  • Set up a rubric to grade a student assignment
  • Check the grades of students in your course.
  • add video or audio files with a thumbnail, subtitles and captions (Explore the ‘I have a dream’ video)
  • Create linked pages as a “book” for presenting information to colleagues (or students)
  • Set up a Lesson activity to engage students with the topic background.
  • Manually lock forum posts and sent private reponses to individual students (NEW IN 3.7)
  • Post a forum message once only to all groups
  • Set up a database for all members of the course to add and comment on items.
  • Set up a glossary for students to build understanding together.
  • Set up a workshop activity to encourage peer evaluation (check different stages).
  • Create a personal reminder or draft message from your Starred name in the messaging drawer
  • Enable group messaging when creating a group and from your message drawer, engage in a group conversation.
  • Hide yourself from the online users block (close the ‘eye’)
  • Tag glossary entries, forum posts and book chapters
  • ‘Pin’ a forum thread so it always stays at the top of the list.
  • Lock a forum discussion after a period of inactivity
  • Tag your courses so students can easily search for them from the Tags page
  • Enter site-wide, course-wide and private notes about different students (confidential, seen only by selected users).
  • Set up a choice where students may make more than one selection
  • Make choices for students who missed a deadline
  • Keep students up to date by entering events in the Calendar.

STUDENTS

  • Post in a forum and attach a file, upload an image and insert a video as supporting evidence.
  • Vote online in a Choice activity and make more than one selection
  • Learn or practise independently using a Lesson activity
  • View badges available and awarded in a course
  • Record yourself in video or audio in an assignment (Try from the mobile app too) NEW IN 3.5
  • Participate in a peer-assessment workshop
  • Quickly access your grades from all courses via the user menu
  • Submit an assignment and see your teacher’s feedback.
  • Complete a quiz and review the answers.
  • Complete a workshop where you submit your own material and assess the work of peers.
  • Collaborate with classmates in a wiki
  • Add an item to the class database of resources for others to use and comment on.
  • Add an item to the class glossary to build common understanding.
  • Submit an assignment as part of a group
  • Star, sort and filter forum posts (NEW IN 3.7)
  • Create draft messages and reminders from your starred name in the messaging drawer
  • Access your messaging drawer, add stars, request contacts and engage in group conversations
  • Hide yourself from the online users block (close the ‘eye’)
  • Contact the Privacy officer, ask for your data and view a data retention summary page (links in your profile)
  • Subscribe and unsubscribe to individual forum discussions
  • Post and comment on a blog entry.
  • Participate in a Chat.
  • Customise your dashboard page by starring/hiding courses and adding helpful blocks
  • Upload Private files.
  • Use tags to find people, blogs, courses with similar interests
  • view your child’s profile (and from there click the name of a course you want details of)
  • Make data requests on behalf of your child
  • Agree to site policies on behalf of your child. (Access the Policies and agreements section of their profile and click the X next to a policy to agree.)
  • View an overview of your child’s course grades
  • Read your child’s grades in a course
  • Data requests: See who has asked for their data to be exported or deleted.
  • Data registry: Check the types of data and their retention periods.
  • Plugin privacy registry: Ensure site plugins are GDPR compliant and see which data they use.
  • Manage policies: View the policies on the site and see who has and has not agreed to them.
  • User agreements: Manually agree to policies on behalf of students. (Particularly important as some of our students are below the digital age of consent.)
  • Drag and drop calendar events, including category events
  • Manage tags and tag areas for database entries
  • manage tags and tag areas for glossary entries, forum posts and book chapters
  • create, edit and import user tours
  • import Competency frameworks
  • set up and edit Competency frameworks
  • set up learning plan templates and assign to users
  • view learning plans and evidence of prior learning
  • review competencies (see the learning plans block)
  • reset the default Dashboard and default Profile pages
  • easily add, edit, manage and promote tags
  • check your browser sessions also available for teachers and students.
  • manage badges and award badges to students and staff
  • edit the front page settings;
  • post the latest news updates;
  • set up grading scales that teachers sitewide can use;
  • customise individual words and phrases throughout the site;
  • access, create, edit or delete any courses and categories;.
  • browse a list of all site users
  • add a new user;
  • perform actions on users in bulk;
  • create sitewide cohorts;
  • view all cohorts in all categories
  • upload cohorts with a .csv file
  • access logs of all activity reports on the site;
  • enable or disable Event monitoring
  • check the permission of individual users;
  • edit the default roles;