Information Technology Services staff are in the office throughout the regular work day at Swarthmore and usually a bit beyond. And we love to talk with and help out members of the community with technology related questions. However you can … Continue reading Getting help when YOU need it!
As we approach the end of the semester, faculty are gearing up for exams. Instead of reading through a stack of blue books or trying to keep track of a bunch of emailed documents, it may be easier to set … Continue reading Setting up an Online Exam
Thinking about setting up a course blog for your students and don’t know where to start? There are a few different ways to set up a blog for your students right within Moodle. Campus Pack Social Tools Campus Pack is … Continue reading Blogging in Moodle
Using the Built-in Assignment Grader Tool Did you know new improvements have been made to Moodle’s built-in Assignment Activity grading interface? The new interface will convert student submissions to PDF so that you can view and annotate assignments on your … Continue reading Grading Assignments in Moodle with the Built-in Annotation Tool
Are your students having trouble accessing your Moodle course? There may be a couple easy fixes to help this situation. Making a Course Available to Students Moodle courses default to being hidden from students. Courses that are visible to students … Continue reading Help! My Students Can’t See My Moodle Course
Last year ITS developed and implemented the File Scan block in Moodle to help identify inaccessible PDF files. This year, we are working on improvements to the block that will allow instructors to automatically fix PDF files that are not … Continue reading Moodle Accessibility Improvements Coming