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Day 2 Recap - #MootIEUK22 

Tuesday 10th of May brought the second day of the 2022 UK & Ireland Moodlemoot.

Each presentation and workshop from MootIEUK22 was recorded live via Zoom Webinar. 

Please note: all recordings can now be accessed on the MootIEUK22 community site by those who have a registered email.

Tuesday Morning #MootIEUK Lightning Round

The second day kicked off with a round of back to back lightning talks. With each presenter limited to 5 minutes, these sessions were sure to wake everyone up at 9 AM on day 2 of MootIEUK22! At the end, the attendees had a chance to ask questions to the seven presenters. 

Here’s a list of the lightning presentation titles and presenters:

  • “Pre-service teachers can learn to create H5P content in one class”  – Juan Carlos Casañ-Núñez (University of Valencia);
  • “Creating accessible quizzes”. – Laia Canet (Brickfield Education Labs); 
  • “Student confidence in assessment submission”. Louise Walters (University College of Estate Management); – Poster Presentation
  • “Get in our ARK: Navigating Digital Accessibility in Education on Multiple Levels as Accessibility is Everyone’s Business”. – Trevor Boland (AHEAD);  
  • “Known password check”. – Tomasz Muras (Enovation);  
  • “The first steps of a Moodle developer”. – Clayton Darlington (Brickfield Education Labs);  
  • The lightning talks are available via recording on the community platform. 

    #MootIEUK22 Keynote from Martin Dougiamas

    At 10 AM (Irish standard time), Founder of Moodle Martin Dougiamas greeted the attendees of the UK & Ireland Moodlemoot and delivered his keynote presentation entitled ‘4.0 and beyond’. 

    Martin Dougiamas joined us live from Perth, Australia. The session involved an overview of newly released Moodle 4.0. As seen in the screenshot below, Martin discussed the new features added to the 4.0 release including an improved Moodle login page, Atto text editor, accessibility improvements, and site admin presets. 

    Martin Dougiamas presents on zoom webinar
    Martin also spoke about Moodle’s certified integrations and their unique features and involvement in Moodle 4.0. 

    Martin Dougiamas discussed his plans for the next release, Moodle 4.1 and spoke on the forever evolving technological environment.

    The attendees were left with plenty of food for thought regarding the future of online education and the involvement of Artificial Intelligence and smart devices for Moodle. 

    The 2022 UK & Ireland Moodlemoot Keynote is now available to watch for all registered attendees. 

    Day 2 Workshops

    The Future of Learning Analytics - Introducing IntelliBoard Next.

    Gold sponsor IntelliBoard hosted a workshop on Tuesday 10th May, day 2 of the UK & Ireland Moodlemoot. This workshop focused on IntelliBoard’s new project – IntelliBoard Next. 

    This 50 minute workshop was hosted by the IntelliBoard team and the workshop recording is available on the community platform. 

    9 things to consider about your Moodle site for accessibility and inclusion - Gavin Henrick, Brickfield Education Labs 

    Over on Stream 2, Gavin Henrick from Brickfield Education Labs hosted a 50 minute workshop. As the title suggests, this session gave attendees 9 things to consider when creating an accessible Moodle course. 

    During his workshop, Gavin got the participants to analyse their own Moodle sites against these recommendations. 

    Brickfield Education Labs are platinum sponsors for this year’s UK & Ireland Moodlemoot. You can access Gavin’s workshop and Brickfield’s other sessions in their sponsor booth on the platform. 

    Access the recordings 

    Day 2 of the UK & Ireland Moodlemoot was jam-packed with short presentations, long presentations and workshops from the community. All of these sessions were recorded and can be accessed now on the community platform.