Webinar Registration for RenWeb Clients


Moodle Monday Webinar Series for RenWeb Clients

RenWeb Clients: Access to all Moodle webinars and the archive of webinar recordings is included with your monthly fee. Simply register for the live webinars below. If you have not already done so, create an account on this site so that you will be able to access the companion courses.

The Moodle Monday Webinars allow your staff to participate in minds-on webinars. Webinar topics are geared to instructional staff charged with training teachers, however, teachers may also attend. Each webinar has a companion Moodle course that demonstrates the ideas and examples presented in the webinar. The enrollment key for the course will be shared during the webinar. All webinars are held on Mondays, beginning at 11:00 CT. There will be at least 18 webinars presented each year, typically two per month during the school year. All webinars address the latest stable version (currently 3.8+) and will be updated as new versions are released.

Upcoming Webinars


August 24, 2020 - Learn What's Great in Moodle 3.8


This webinar is specifically for site administrators, instructional coaches, and trainers responsible for implementing Moodle in their schools. We will address the major changes in  Moodle 3.8 that impact the user interface. We will also introduce you to the new training materials and guides that have been updated for the 2019- 2020 school year.



September 7, 2020 - K-12 Remote Learning with Moodle




September 21, 2020 - Digital Resource Management


In this webinar, we will take a closer look at the resource types of File, Folder, Book, Page, and URL available in Moodle 3.8. We will provide pedagogical guidelines for using each resource type as well as the best settings for opening each file type. Additionally, we will cover the how and why of embedding instructional media into Moodle courses and recommend sources of customizable embeddable content.


October  5, 2020 - Assignment Module


Assignments, Rubrics, and Marking Guides are the focus of this webinar. You will be introduced to the assignment types that can be created. Then, we will take an in-depth look at how to create, score, and provide feedback on assignments.

October 19, 2020 - Moodle Quiz Module - Part 1 Creating Quizzes


Creating quizzes is the focus of this webinar. We will take an in-depth look at the quiz module and the process of creating assessments for students. The quiz module is not just for quizzes. We will explore numerous ways the quiz module can be used to create interactive activities and provide automatic feedback to students.



November 2, 2020 - Moodle Quiz Module - Part 2 Creating Quiz Questions


Quiz questions are the focus of this webinar. We will take an in-depth look at the question types that are available in Moodle and provide tips and tricks to speed up the process of creating questions for Moodle quizzes.



November 16, 2020 - Social Learning in Moodle


This webinar focuses on the Moodle tools that support social learning and collaboration. We will explore forums, chat, wikis, messaging, blogs, and comments. Participants will learn to maximize social learning and collaboration by asking high-quality questions and promoting peer assessment.



December 7, 2020 - Enhancing Courses with Moodle Plugins


Moodle plugins add additional functions and features to your site. Learn about 20+ plugins that can be used to enhance Moodle courses.  We will cover Checklist, Collapsed Topics format, Grid format, Game, Lightbox Gallery, Mindmaps, Progress bar. Quickmail, Quizventure, Active Quiz, Sharing Cart, Attendance, Simple Certificate, Mass Action Block,  Poodll Anywhere and more.



December 14, 2020 - Vocabulary Development in Moodle


The Moodle Glossary tool has many uses beyond terms and definitions. In this webinar you will learn the difference between main and secondary glossaries, understand the possible display options for glossaries, enable autolinking of terms to support learners as they develop vocabulary.  You will also learn to create vocabulary games using the Game and the Quizventure Modules and how to embed external vocabulary apps into your courses..



January 11, 2021 - 25 Marvelous Ways to Use Moodle


Do you think Moodle is just about uploading documents? There is so much more that Moodle can do! Are you ready to go beyond the basic features? In this fast-paced session you will learn 25 marvelous, innovative ways to make the most of your Moodle.


January 25, 2021 - Moodle, Google, and YouTube


What do you get when you combine the power of Moodle with the power of Google? Amazing and engaging learning for students plus efficiency for teachers, of course. This webinar will teach you to incorporate tools such as Google Translate, Maps, Docs, Slides, and Custom Google Search Engines, and more into your Moodle courses.


February 1, 2021 - Flipping Your Classroom with Moodle Tools


A flipped classroom refers to a reversed teaching model that delivers instruction at home through interactive, teacher-created videos and podcasts while moving “homework” to the classroom. Research indicates that students can experience significant learning gains when compared to the traditional passive lecture format This webinar will focus on how to flip your classroom using Moodle.




February 22, 2021 - Creating Guided Lessons in Moodle


The Lesson Module in Moodle allows teachers to develop lessons that guide students through content.  As students respond to questions that evaluate their understanding, students are either directed backward for remediation or forward to more advanced content within the lesson. In this webinar you will learn to build lessons by creating content pages, questions, clusters, and jumps.




March 8, 2021 - Bring Moodle Courses to Life with Embeddable Content


Discover many Web 2.0 embeddables that support teaching and learning in all subject areas. Learn how to quickly and easily embed these creations within Moodle to empower students and create exciting new learning opportunities.



March 22, 2021 - Effective Course Design for Moodle


Many Moodle courses are designed as a long list of files and linked websites. This “document dump” or “scroll of death” format is not pleasing to the eye nor engaging to learners. By focusing on visual and instructional design elements, we can make Moodle courses more engaging, effective, and appealing. This webinar will demonstrate design principles and effective course layout strategies that will enhance the Moodle experience of students.



April 12, 2021 - Even More Marvelous Ways to Use Moodle in the Classroom


Do you think Moodle is just about uploading documents? There is so much more that Moodle can do!  Are you ready to go beyond the basic features? In this fast-paced session you will learn even more marvelous, innovative ways to make the most of your Moodle.



April 26, 2021 - Peer Assessment in Moodle


Learn to incorporate peer assessment into your Moodle courses. In this webinar, we will look at using the Forum module, Glossary module, and the often forgotten, but extremely powerful Workshop module to facilitate peer assessment.



May 10, 2021 - Share, Reuse, and Borrow Moodle Content


Moodle's built-in wizards allow you to easily share, reuse, save, and borrow course content. Discover hubs of prepared content to help you create Moodle courses quickly. We will also explore the backup, restore, import, reset and publish wizards and establish best practices for end of the year course clean-up.

          

May 17, 2020 - Prepare Your Moodle for the 2020-21 School Year


This webinar is geared specifically for site admins. We will show you the things you need to think about and actions you need to perform with your Moodle courses as you end your school year and get ready to begin anew next fall.



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