Tutorials for educators teaching with Moodle.

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Pinned Article Respondus Lockdown Browser & Respondus Monitor Resources for Exam Delivery

Resource links for instructors looking to use Respondus Lockdown Browser & Respondus Monitor in the delivery of their exams.

"I can't see my course in Moodle?" - 3 Things to Try

If you cannot find your course then here are a few tips that answer some of the common questions.

Access the Default Moodle Templates

If you need to switch to one of the original Moodle course templates such as 'Topics' or 'Weekly' then this short video shows you how.

Add & Replace a PDF in Moodle

Learn how to add a PDF to a Moodle course page as well as how to replace an existing PDF.

Add an Image in Moodle

A quick introduction to how to add an image to your course page or an assignment in Moodle.

Add Course Contact Block in Moodle 4.1

Add the course contacts block to your sidebar in Moodle 4.1.

Add the Quickmail Block in Moodle 4.1

Add the Quickmail block to your Moodle course. A great way to email students or to send timed messages.

An Overview of the Moodle 4.1 Dashboard

Tips for navigating the dashboard and how to find future and past courses in Moodle.

Change your Email Address and Profile Picture

Step-by-step instructions showing how to update your profile picture and email address in Moodle.

Combine Moodle Shells with Meta Links

Linking two groups of students taking the same course you are teaching into one Moodle shell, known as Meta Linking, can be a time-saving strategy for updating and maintaining consistency across both groups.

Customise Dashboard Course List & Find Missing Courses in Moodle

If you are missing courses or want to customise the list of course on your Moodle Dashboard this quick tutorial will show you how.

Embed a PDF into Moodle & Prevent Downloads using Flipbooks

How to convert a PDF to a Flipbook and embed it in a Moodle Shell.

Embed a Zoom Meeting Recording into a Moodle Course

If you need to share a Zoom meeting recording with your students then this video will show you step-by-step how to do this.

Having Trouble Logging Into Moodle?

Contact IT services if you are having trouble logging into Moodle. Find a link in the article.

Hide Course Content From Students in Moodle

If you are developing your class or updating content from a previous year then being able to hide course content from students is a great tool that will help avoid confusion when out-of-date content is seen by students.

How do I submit a student assignment for them as an instructor in Moodle?

This quick video shows you how to submit or edit an assignment for a student.

How do I find my CRN on Moodle?

How to find the CRN in your course shell on Moodle.

How to Add, Manage and Hide Sections in Moodle

Learn how to mange your course topics in Moodle 4.1.

How to backup your Moodle course files

Keeping a backup of your course content will allow you to save those files outside of Moodle on your Okanagan College OneDrive folder.

Logging into Moodle

A short run through of how to login to Moodle.

Moodle group assignment issue & fix "Users are a member of more than one group so cannot submit"

If you have received this message in Moodle "The setting 'Require group to make submission' is enabled and some users are either not a member of any group, or are a member of more than one group, so are unable to make submissions." then this tutorial will help you to fix that without deleting any groups.

Move Activities & Resources Easily in Moodle 4.1

Learn how to move course content around easily in Moodle 4.1.

Overview of Interface and Editing in Moodle 4.1

Introduction to navigating and editing in Moodle 4.1

Populating a New Course in Moodle 4.1

Learn how to change basic settings, upload your syllabus as well as how to create and reorganise activities and resources.

ReadSpeaker for Accessibility in Moodle

A quick and easy way to increase accessibility in your Moodle course is to add the Readspeaker text-to-speech block to your home page and configure it to show up on all pages.

Setting up forums with different groups in Moodle

Learn how to create forums where students can work on separate forums organised by group.

Show & Hide Sidebar in Moodle [Find a Missing Sidebar]

Create more space for your course content in Moodle by showing and hiding your sidebar. You will also learn how to find a hidden sidebar as well as where you sidebar may appear on mobile devices.