All posts by Jeremy Hind

Jeremy is the Learning Technologies Systems and Support Coordinator in the Learning Innovation Hub.

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iLearn Is Having A Facelift

iLearn is changing in February 2019. Nothing too drastic, it'll undergo a facelift, so the navigation and layout will be slightly different. Familiarise yourself now with the changes so you don't get caught out in February.

/ 18 October, 2018
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Building Your iLearn Unit For Session 3 

Building an iLearn unit to support your compressed curriculum for Session 3 (S3) is challenging. Your S3 iLearn unit must suit the shorter five-week study period whilst still maintaining identical learning outcomes, equivalent assessment and student workload as S1 and...

/ 3 October, 2018
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Email Students Directly From Your Insights Dashboard

A new feature in iLearn Insights allows teaching staff to email students directly from the dashboard. Similar to MEAP and PLD, teaching staff can tailor their messaging to certain students based on specific iLearn activity or grades.

/ 20 September, 2018
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iLearn Insights Update – View Unit Access Trends Across Session, Category Level Access + Upcoming Workshop

New features in iLearn Insights include Category level access, to easily view reports for all units inside a Category, and the ability to filter the Unit Access Graph to visualise student access over 1, 2, 3 or 4 month increments.

/ 9 August, 2018
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New Features Added To iLearn Insights

From early feedback on the iLearn Insights tool, we've added three new features, available on 3 August 2018. The new features are various filtering options for assignment submissions, more access controls, and downloadable spreadsheets.

/ 2 August, 2018
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Drop-In Clinic or Do It Yourself?

The iLearn Drop-In Clinic is running for one more week. If you're unable to make it, or want to DIY, here are the most common questions and answers that arise during Drop-In.

/ 26 July, 2018
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Messaging Students In iLearn Made Easy With New Tool

A new tool being introduced in iLearn allows you to automatically send messages to students at certain times or when triggered by certain actions. Personalised Learning Designer (PLD), facilitates easier communication with your students and can potentially help with progression...

/ 28 June, 2018
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A ‘Get Your Unit Into Shape’ Bootcamp!

Next week Blackboard is offering a webinar series which can help get your online unit back 'into shape'.

/ 21 February, 2018
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Shall we Zoom?

Conduct virtual meetings and tutorials, or record lecture content with Zoom, the interactive web conferencing tool available to all Macquarie staff.

/ 14 February, 2018