Your students have the ability to embed Google Maps into their WordPress blog posts and pages. Start by going to Google maps and searching for the location you wish to embed on your WordPress blog. With the location selected, perform the steps in the video below to see how WordPress can include Google maps
Does WordPress ask for your credentials when you’re trying to assess a student submission? WordPress within CloudDeakin requires staff to access the template within the learning resources before marking student submissions. Watch the video for the steps to remedy this situation.
The Inclusive Curriculum Capacity Building website provides a suite of practical ideas, exemplars and resources to help the way Deakin staff teach. Each page is based on inclusive learning and teaching research and pedagogy. The ICCB website also showcases projects and outcomes that have improved student success and retention. Inclusive education is characterised by a […]
Teaching units for both on-campus students and students studying online requires different approaches to meet the needs of each cohort. While class recordings may form part of the learning experience for students studying online, these need to be provided within a framework of social learning experiences. If class recordings are part of your students’ learning […]
CloudDeakin Minimum standards require that we all comply with Copyright, however it can difficult to know where to start. There are immeasurable amounts of information, images, video and audio available the internet. What do you include on your CloudDeakin site when there are different rules for the various types of content? In general, you can […]
A key issue facing organisations, government departments and businesses is how to ensure their websites are accessible. As a higher education institution, it is important for Deakin to ensure that our student’s get the best possible learning experience and those with disabilities are not disadvantaged. Access to digital material should be available to everyone. Recently, I […]
Skype for Business (Lync) is a communication and collaboration tool that lets you use your computer or mobile device to instant message, video-chat, schedule online video meetings/webinars, share screen and content with colleagues and students. Skype is the free consumer (public) product used by individuals and small businesses to communicate and collaborate online. Skype is […]