Month: February 2006

Blackboard vs. Moodle

Blackboard vs. Moodle A look by a single institution at the pros & cons of Blackboard & Moodle. They come down (just) on the side of Moodle, though they already have Blackboard. Ties in well with Michael Feldstein’s report on the cost of Blackboard a few weeks ago. Via Steven Downes…

Blog tools.

Amanda was discussing the upgrade of WordPress to 2.0.1 (not done that myself, sticking to 2.0 for the present). However, she mentioned Ultimate Tag Warrior, and after a couple of hints from her (thanks), I’ve now got it installed on here. I also saw the Feed2Podcast links on Quentin D’Souza’s site and have added them…

Call for internet safety lessons

Call for internet safety lessons ust over half had seen pornography on the web, but only four out of 10 said they would tell their parents if something on the net made them feel uncomfortable, she said. The first statistic is worrying, however, the report doesn’t say how that was broken down across the age…

Innovate – February/March 2006 Volume 2, Issue 3

Innovate – February/March 2006 Volume 2, Issue 3 Several useful looking articles… IM for CollaborativeLearning (it seems to be focussing on ESL, but that was only on a very quick skim read) Using Games to promote Girls interest in Technology – which I’ve not even skim read yet, but sounds interesting – especially as many…