Learning Technology

Learning Technology

DigitalChalk Online Training Software

Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal This looks to be an interesting idea. You create your online course, and Digital Chalk manage the administration, taking a percentage of the student fee. Digital Chalk also charge for setup, although there is a free setup option with limited features. The only demo of a course I could…


Here’s a great tool – create a screencast online – no need to install any software on your own computer.

Moodlerooms Integrates Google Features with Moodle

Moodlerooms, a Moodle Partner based in USA are to produce tools to integrate Google Docs into Moodle. Full information so far can be read in their press release at the bottom of this piece. This is good news. At The New Curiosity Shop we use Google docs extensively, and to be able to use Google Docs…

New ‘sensory tech’ could help teach piano

Talk about a helping hand: Researchers at Georgia Tech’s Center for Music Technology are trying to reinvent how students learn to play the piano by developing a special glove that vibrates to cue a budding musician which finger needs to strike a key at a given moment. Full story on eSchool News  Top News –…

Do virtual worlds have a place in education?

The two Scottish Regional Support Centres, in collaboration with the Higher Education Academy ( Scotland ), are delighted to announce Virtual Worlds 2008. The one-day national event that seeks to answer the question, “Do virtual worlds have a place in education?”

Making the Most of Moodle 2 – Onwards!

The second course in our Moodle training series is finally ready and waiting. This takes on from where MMM1 left of, and takes the teacher into new realms, showing how to prepare and upload resources such as Microsoft PowerPoint and Word into Moodle. As with MMM1 it’s fully hands on, with lots of video walkthroughs…