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Scheduling Course Meetings with the Moodle Zoom Activity

Posted August 6, 2020
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The Zoom activity in Moodle makes it easier to schedule and join Zoom meetings for a particular course: Course participants are automatically invited to any meetings scheduled through through the Zoom activity. Moodle also add course-level events to Moodle calendar for Zoom meetings that have a time and date. Participants can see and join meetings […]

Moodle Connections to External Platforms

Posted August 6, 2020

Like most Learning Management Systems (LMS), Moodle supports Learning Technology Interoperability (LTI) standards. LTI enables connections between Moodle and external educational technology platforms such as Zoom or Panopto. When a connection is made, Moodle can send the name and email address of course participants to identify them as permitted to access course-specific resources and/or link […]

Adding the Panopto Block to a Moodle Course

Posted January 23, 2020
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When a Panopto block is added to a course and “provisioned,” it creates a parallel course folder on the Panopto server. Anyone with a Teacher role in the Moodle course will have a Creator permissions for the Panopto folder and and anyone with an Auditor or Registered Student role in the Moodle course will have […]

Share and Embed Panopto Recordings in Moodle

Posted January 15, 2020

Accessing a Course’s Recordings: the Panopto Moodle Block Anyone with a Student role in a Moodle course can view all of a course’s recordings in the Panopto Moodle block, pictured below. Each of the recordings will be listed under Completed Recordings. By default, this block is in the right sidebar of new course shells. If […]

Collecting Audiovisual Assignments using Panopto

Posted January 13, 2020

Prefer video? Panopto has one on this topic. An Assignment folder is a special sub-folder of a shared folder that gives Viewers permission to create and upload recordings. The Panopto Assignment Folder gives instructors an easy way to students to submit or share audio and video recordings for a course. These can be edited, polished […]