Upcoming CLE Upgrade to Moodle 2.4.7

Christmas Moodle

As the UCSF finals week slows down and the holiday fun ramps up, the CLE will be undergoing a minor update to the Moodle version 2.4.7. This update happened on Friday, December 13, 2013. When upgrades happen, the UCSF CLE is unavailable for approximately two hours at that time.

Some of the changes you may notice to the system include: Continue reading

iBooks | The Honeymoon is Over

ipadMany of us have heard about the success of the iPad and competing tablets that seem to be coming to market everyday. Look around, more and more people are on their tablet devices while not on their iPhones or Androids. In fact, “17 million iPads were shipped in Q3 of 2012” (Apple). That is 44% more than the amount shipped in Q2! So what does this mean for education and for us here at the Convergence blog?

It means an active, engaged audience already exists and better yet, they are ready to learn! Continue reading