As you may be aware, Moodle courses moving forward will be displayed through a new, responsive theme that has a contemporary look and feel. In the EMT department we’ve affectionately referred to the theme as The Green Machine, The Green Goddess and The Jolly Green Giant. Kidding aside, we also debated upgrading Moodle to a… Continue Reading Moodle Versioning & NMC: What you should know
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Last month, Mark Delonge told you about upcoming Changes to Moodle, including the shift to a new, responsive Moodle theme. We’re happy to tell you that later this week NMC instructors can start logging into their summer and fall courses to see the new theme. The new theme will not be applied to current courses.… Continue Reading New NMC Moodle Theme Available This Week!
Here’s how you can check your eLearning (Moodle) course for accessibility using the WAVE add-on for Mozilla Firefox. In Mozilla Firefox: Select Tools. Select Add-ons. Select Search – Available Add-ons. Search for WAVE Toolbar. * Select see all ### results at the bottom of the screen. Select WAVE Toolbar, + Add to Firefox. Select Install… Continue Reading Accessibility Tips: Check your Moodle Course with WAVE
Are images bad for accessibility? “Some people wrongly assume that images are bad for accessibility, since alt text essentially replaces the image with a text-only version of that image. The logical extension of that thought is that text-only sites are ideal for accessibility. The problem with this logic, though, is that it is based upon the… Continue Reading Accessibility Tips: Working with Images