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Moodle Twitter Widget

Did you know you can display tweets from Twitter in a Moodle Block using Twitter's official Widget tool? It is possible to display tweets from a single account, from multiple accounts, your own favourite tweets or tweets based on a search such as a hashtag. You will need a Twitter account to create the Widget.

Posted to Adventures of a Blended Learning Techie by Shaun Meyer on 13 March 2015 09:28:06 | with 0 comments

Beating the blubber

The facts don't lie. We're bursting at the seams with two-thirds of South African women overweight and 25% of our population eating a high-sugar and fat diet (Tim Noakes will not be surprised) ... but are we doing anything about it? Let's see what's happening at NMMU.      

Posted to Life@NMMU by Debbie Derry on 08 August 2013 13:15:25 | with 0 comments

I turned my back ...

Be warned. If you go away on leave at NMMU, don't expect everything to be the same when you return. Within the three-week recess, the university has completed buildings, staged a new event, launched an electric car, revamped gardens, introduced a major road detour and welcomed new staff members ... 

Posted to Life@NMMU by Debbie Derry on 31 July 2013 14:04:47 | with 0 comments

Top Tool for Learning in 2011?

I must be honest, this came as somewhat of a surprise to me! A list was compiled by the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies using the Top 10 Tools lists of 531 learning professionals worldwide. And the winner is ...

Posted to Adventures of a Blended Learning Techie by Shaun Meyer on 10 August 2012 09:21:07 | with 0 comments


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