Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

Welcome back! CIE is ready with a full schedule of face-to-face professional development events for Fall and Spring semesters.  First up is our August PD following the Opening Conference on Aug. 23. We have planned two workshops and lunch. Bring a device for...
Helping high schoolers: Tag team with high school counselors

Helping high schoolers: Tag team with high school counselors

Last spring at the beginning of the semester, one of my online Eng. 111 students wasn’t logging into Moodle or responding to my emails. If he didn’t get started soon, he’d be a week behind. I pulled his transcript, saw that he was a dual-enrolled student from...
When a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

When a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

Moodle’s glossary feature is a hidden gem that offers a fun and effective way for students to share information and ideas using images and text. When you use this feature, you see a different image in the side-panel glossary block each time you log into Moodle. At the...
Moodle Love

Moodle Love

When I find myself defending Moodle these days, I am still a little surprised by the fondness I feel for our course management system. You see, for years I had been a hater, a vociferous wailer of Moodle woes. I had a fit last spring when I discovered that turning off...