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==[[Teaching Do's]] & [[Teaching Don'ts]]==
 
==[[Teaching Do's]] & [[Teaching Don'ts]]==
 
Good general/pedagogical guidelines to consider when setting up a course in Moodle and introducing students to it.
 
Good general/pedagogical guidelines to consider when setting up a course in Moodle and introducing students to it.
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==[[Learning Activities Overview]]==
 
==[[Teaching FAQ | Common Teacher Questions (FAQs)]]==
 
==[[Teaching FAQ | Common Teacher Questions (FAQs)]]==
 
==[[Teaching Good Practices (K-12) | Good Practices (K-12)]]==
 
==[[Teaching Good Practices (K-12) | Good Practices (K-12)]]==
==Learning Activities Overview==
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The classroom activity types (i.e. Discussion/Chat) link to good practices pages targeted at that specific activity type.  These pages are good starting points for teachers wondering how to effectively use these activities in Moodle or to glean some examples of ways they have been used effectively by others.
 
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[[Category:Teacher]]
 
[[Category:Teacher]]

Revision as of 06:38, 7 June 2006

Objective: To organize and share resources so teachers have a positive initial Moodle experience and to suggest good practices to aid in student learning while using Moodle. The resources presented will focus on the pedagogical implementation of Moodle in a classroom setting (whatever that classroom may look like).

The Good Teacher

The best place for a teacher contemplating using Moodle in their classroom to start learning as well as a great place for experienced Moodlers to remember why they began using it.

Teaching Do's & Teaching Don'ts

Good general/pedagogical guidelines to consider when setting up a course in Moodle and introducing students to it.

Learning Activities Overview

Common Teacher Questions (FAQs)

Good Practices (K-12)