Month: November 2015

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Exploring the new version of Xerte…

Posted on 20 November 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Dewi Parry Last week, the team took part in “Xerte Day”, a day long training/scoping session with Ron Mitchell, the University consultant for Xerte Online Toolkits. What is Xerte Online Toolkits? As we mentioned in October, Xerte is a suite of browser-based tools that allow anyone with a web browser to create interactive learning
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Interactive Learning Namibia: a Phoenix Project

Posted on 20 November 2015 by Dewi Parry

This week we met with Matt Smith, e-Learning Project Manager for WCPPE (Wales Centre for Pharmacy Professional Education), who was invited to the Centre for eLearning and Interactive Media (CeLIM) at the University of Namibia, as a part of the Phoenix Project. It was really interesting to hear his stories and news of developments over
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What’s under the bonnet of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra – HTML5 video capture that’s what

Posted on 4 November 2015 by Dewi Parry

by Christopher John (guest blogger) This week, we have another blog post by Christopher John. Chris is the E-learning Team Leader, based in the Cardiff School of Social Sciences. Chris and the SOCSI eLearning Team have been testing out the newest version on Blackboard Collaborate – Collaborate Ultra, and have kindly written about their experiences. This version should be
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