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Moodle-Mahara Meetup Full Program now available!

An impressive line-up of international and local presenters can be found in the full program of the inaugural Moodle-Mahara Meetup (#MMMup) to be held in Adelaide on 8 May.

Educators, Learning & Development Managers and ICT Professionals will learn from and interact with some of the most highly regarded Moodle-Mahara (also known as Mahoodle) experts in our region.

The program includes an excellent variety of main presentations, break-out sessions and workshops, as well as networking opportunities designed to enable delegates to share ideas and experiences with industry specialists and other event participants.

Some of the event topics include:

  • What’s the latest with Moodle and Mahara
  • Learning Analytics: Using Moodle and Mahara to driving learner success
  • Open Badges: Moodle as the issuer – Mahara as the receiver
  • Gahoodle = Moodle-Mahara + Google Apps
  • Moodle-Mahara Mobile for assessing on the go
  • Using Mahoodle for MOOCs and CPD
  • Undertake a Mahoodle Design Challenge

Keynote speakers, Tracy Willis and Andrew King from the Box Hill Institute will share their experience using the data or learning/learner analytics from Moodle and Mahara to improve learning outcomes and course completions.

Closing plenary speaker, Richard Wyles from Totara will share his experiences leading a Mozilla Foundation inspired project aimed at implementing the open badges framework in Moodle, Mahara, and TotaraLMS.

View the full program here: http://moodlemaharameetup.org/program/

Download the event flyer here: http://moodlemaharameetup.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Moodle-Mahara-Meetup-Flyer-8-May-2013.pdf

Register now to avoid the disappointment of missing out on this exciting new event: http://moodlemaharameetup.org/registration/

Event details:
Date: Wednesday 8 May 2013
Time: 8.30am-4.30pm
Venue: Rydges South Park, 1 South Terrace Adelaide
Cost: $240.00 incl GST

Event hashtag: #MMMup

For further information about this event, contact Allison Miller: 0400 732 270, email: moodlemaharameetup@gmail.com

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“Moodle-Mahara Meetup” is as not-for-profit event which aims to raise the profile of the connection between Moodle and Mahara, also known as Mahoodle, to lower the barriers of online learning.

Key speakers announced for 2013 Moodle-Mahara Meetup

The key speakers for the inaugural Moodle-Mahara Meetup (MMMup), to be held in Adelaide on 8 May 2013 at the Rydges Southpark, have been announced.

This not-for-profit event will showcase the ways which Moodle and Mahara, also known as Mahoodle, are lowering the barriers to online learning through better integration and user experience.

The 2013 Moodle-Mahara Meetup Key Speaker line-up includes:

Kim Edgar, Netspot Mmmm … Moodle, Mahara, Mahoodle … what’s the latest?

  • There has been a lot of discussion about the Moodle-Mahara integration since Moodle 2.3 was released in mid-2012, and Kim will share what progress has been made and how Mahara works with Moodle 2.3… and into the future.

Tracy Willis & Andrew King, Box Hill InstituteDriving Learning Success – Moodle, Mahara and Learning Analytics

  • Tracy and Andrew will showcase the way Box Hill Institute is using Moodle and Mahara to drive learner success through learning analytics.

Richard Wyles, TotaraMoodle, Mahara and Open Badges

  • Richard will demonstrate the progress of an exciting key technology-focused project funded by Mozilla Foundation, MacArthur Foundation and Hastac which aims to implement the open badges framework in Moodle, Mahara, and TotaraLMS.

Trudy Stoddard, Tabor Adelaide Gahoodle – The whole package – integrating Moodle, Mahara and Google Apps

  • Trudy will showcase how Tabor Adelaide is utilising Moodle, Mahara and Google Apps (or Gahoodle) to support their learning programs.

Proposals to present or facilitate a workshop at 2013 Moodle-Mahara Meetup close on Monday 18 March 2013.

Moodle-Mahara Meetup Registrations are now opened.

Event hashtag: #MMMup

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This event is provided with in-kind support from Brightcookie.com, CoachCarole.Net, Skills for Growing, and Vanguard Visions Consulting.

For further information about this event, contact Allison Miller: 0400 732 270, email: moodlemaharameetup@gmail.com