The Faculty of Education will be making some great announcements this week and next regarding expanded connectivity options for wirelessly connected staff and students, and we’d like to begin by talking about a subject near and dear to many hearts: File Sharing.
We are often asked how staff can directly connect to their group . . . → Read More: Connect To Your File Shares From Anywhere
As a resource for our teaching staff we have put together a common Moodle problem FAQ with either step-by-step guide or youtube clip that describes the feature in detail. If you would like others covered let us know (email email@example.com) - you can also search in youtube for a lot of useful resources using the . . . → Read More: Moodle Help
As you have all probably noticed we have a new Faculty of Education website. Although we now have a new public presence, we have retained our internal portal edlinked as a means to communicate and distribute valuable information to our Faculty staff and students.
Navigating to edlinked – you can now use either . . . → Read More: New Education Website
More and more staff and students are embracing mobile technologies and iPads, iPhones and Androids are becoming common sights on campus. In response to this we’ve created a handy document detailing what services are available for these devices, what support staff and students can expect and what we consider to be the . . . → Read More: Using your iOS device on campus
We’re very lucky to have the eminent Stephen Atherton from the Apple University Consortium joining us next month for a seminar on the uses of iPads in the classroom. These sessions are always extremely thought provoking and useful, and I strongly recommend you come along if at all possible.
Please mark your . . . → Read More: iPads on Campus
With more and more staff moving to Gmail and students already on Gmail, we have now included a direct link to your Waikato Gmail account in “My Home” – there is a live counter of the number of unread emails you have, and if you click on the number displayed, it will take you . . . → Read More: Edlinked Myhome update
On Wednesday Jan 12th at 5pm, we will be launching the new look edlinked myhome page, which will include a google docs browser and a wider layout. While the changes are minor they should provide a more seamless experience with the Google Apps environment. More features are planned for this area such as integration . . . → Read More: Announcing updates and a new look for Edlinked’s myhome
Afternoon everyone, After a long absence and a number of requests we’re happy to let you know that the Scanned Image Repository page inside edLinked now again features thumbnail previews of the scanned document. In the next few days we’ll also be expanding this function, and hovering your mouse pointer over the preview image . . . → Read More: Scanner thumbnails are back!
Most of you are at least passingly familiar with the MyHome area of edLinked. If you haven’t yet encountered MyHome you’ll find it’s a great resource for customizing your staff profile, interacting with Podcasts and your edLinked My Papers area, assigning attachments from your edFiles folder to the web and it’s crammed . . . → Read More: Changes coming to edLinked MyHome