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  1. Classroom Management

    The key to a high quality course is its instructors’ ability to manage an online classroom.  Many instructors who are new to teaching online don’t realize that the best practices used in a traditional environment should not be d...
  2. Create a Mobile Friendly Course

    Many students are accessing courses and completing daily course activities from their smartphones, tablets or other mobile devices. Therefore, it is increasingly important to ensure your courses are mobile-friendly. When transitioning a course to a ...
  3. Moodle Overview of Features and Settings

    Move Courses Online Fast In a Rush?  Last Minute Course Added to Schedule?  On Campus Class Moved Online? Classroom Management Recommendations Moodle Training Moodle Resources by Topic   Log In and Out How to...
  4. Log In and Log Out of Moodle

    You can access Moodle by: Logging in to Moodle from Moodle.mcneese.edu   . Bookmark the Moodle URL to your computer browser, phone or tablet ( moodle.mcneese.edu ). Enter your McNeese Portal  username  (McNeese email) and pa...
  5. Remote Office

    Remote Office Guidance Quick Start Guide Cisco Phone (Office Phone), Forward office calls to an external phone, Voicemail access McNeese voicemail greetings for calls forwarded to an external phone Add McNeese Email to Phone or Tablet (us...
  6. Turnitin Overview

    Creating a TurnitIn assignment in Moodle Submitting a TurnitIn assignment ...
  7. Give Students a Running Total of Their Letter Grade

    Students appreciate the ability to see a current, up-to-date letter grade and know their progress in a course. The Moodle gradebook can do this by incorporating the Exclude Empty Grades function. Exclude Empty Grades is a category setting for the fu...
  8. Moodle Gradebook

    The Moodle gradebook automatically aggregates scores and feedback from assignments, activities, and/or manual grades from your course. Students can view their own grades in individualized reports which protect student privacy. Instructors can decide...
  9. Duplicate an exam, test or quiz in Moodle to provide extended time for select students or provide a self proctored test

    If you have received an accommodation request from a student to provide extended time on assessments or other types of activities, the information below will help.   For some students, instead of duplicating the exam, you can provide the addi...
  10. Student Accommodations to extend time on an exam

    If you have received an accommodation request to extended time on a test or other Moodle activity, the information below will help.   Open the course. Select the activity that needs an accommodation, such as extended time on a test. With th...