Blog Post: Canvas to Replace Blackboard as LJMU Virtual Learning Environment

From September, Liverpool John Moores will be moving from Blackboard to Canvas as provider of the Institutional Virtual Learning Environment. The Canvas houses a modern, mobile friendly interface and powerful personalised communication and notifications. It is a system that aligns…

Blog Post: Canvas – The new Virtual Learning Environment for Liverpool John Moores University

Contracts have been signed and the announcement has been made. Canvas, by Instructure is the new Institutional Virtual Learning Environment. Staff training sessions have been scheduled and are now available for bookings.
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Blog Post: LJMU Learning Technologies and the JANET Network

Following on from the brief issue with JANET yesterday affecting Panopto (JANET is the Higher Education internet provider that services Europe and North America) we at the TEL team decided it might be useful to write a short post looking at how the Learning Technologies we use at…

Blog Post: Conference – The Future of Mobile and Technology Enhanced Learning in Higher and Further Education

I took part in this on Friday (2nd Oct) and it was a really well attended and positive event. The themes and ideas discussed included; The facilitation of flexible pedagogy through the use of MOOCS and tablet devices. Public/private partnerships to…