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Welcome to Haverford’s 2015/2016 Academic Year Moodle Site

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Welcome to Haverford’s 2015/2016 Academic Year Moodle Site
by Sharon Strauss - Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 10:12 AM

Welcome to Haverford’s new and improved Moodle site, hosting courses for the 2015/2016 academic year. As with previous versions of Moodle, you can use this site to post readings, host discussions, collect assignments, conduct quizzes, and more.

Our 2015/2016 Moodle site offers many usability improvements and a number of new features:

  • Improved navigation within and between courses

  • Responsive design lets you access materials from any device

  • New text editor autosaves entries, allows image drag & drop, Math TeX editing, more

  • Quickly adjust font sizes, change background colors, use text-to-speech, and take advantage of other features to improve accessibility for all users

  • Enhanced assignment and quiz activities help you better assess students

  • Gradebook overhauled with “natural” grading option, better scrolling, bulk grading options, and grade histories

  • Export discussion forums for off-line review and archiving

  • New wiki and blog tools better integrate with course

  • Take attendance in Moodle and link attendance directly to gradebook

Learn more on our Moodle help page. As always, please contact with any questions or comments.