On September 9-11, 2015, the multiconference Em&M Italia 2015, organized by the Italian Society of eLearning¬†(SIe-L), the Italian Society of Research on Media Education (SIREM) and the Italian Moodle Community, took place in Genova.
Prof. Lorenzo Cantoni, scientific director of eLab, gave¬†a speech on “School, digital competence and teacher training. Zooming-in to meet teachers, and -out to see centuries“. The podcast of his speech can be viewed at this URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBZ5SKxGRrQ (from 1:00:00)
The program of the entire event and the related presentations can be viewed¬†at this page.
- responsive design (iCorsi2 can be displayed optimally from any kind of device, such as computers, laptops, tablets or smartphones);
- cleaner graphics (merging of all available settings for a resource/activity in a single menu; new text-editor);
- advanced conditional activities (each resource/activity can be made available only for a single user, a group of users, or starting from a given date);
- annotation of PDF assignments¬†(teachers can add comments and annotate PDF assignments directly from the platform).
By the end of the summer, some new videotutorials about these features will be added on the iCorsi2 FAQ section.
A paper about the¬†Moodle App, developed within¬†the MobileUni App project, has been presented at the second Moodle Research Conference, which took place in Sousse, Tunisia, on October 4-5, 2013.
The paper, titled Bringing the technical and didactical perspective together in the design and development of a Moodle App within the FRAME (Framework for the Rational Analysis of Mobile Education) model, has been presented by Ioana Porumb (Fernfachhochschule Schweiz) and Goran Josic¬†(eLab).
The paper can be downloaded from¬†here.
The conference program, the full proceedings and all the other papers are available at this URL.
iCorsi2, the eLearning platform of USI and SUPSI, has now a brand new look!
On Thursday, June 13, the closing event of the AAA/Switch program took place in the beautiful St. Peter’s island (St. Peterinsel). During the event, some projects have been awarded.¬†eLab got one of the most prestigious awards: that for the project with the shortest duration, thanks to the Moodle SMS Gateway project!
The pictures of the event can be seen here¬†(AAI authentication required).