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Why Moodle. . .What’s in it for Me and My Students?
(Why Moodle)

Why Moodle. . .What’s in it for Me and My Students?

Benefits to the Students
- Gradebook visibility
- View what was missed if absent
- Can go online anywhere
- Potential for numerous reviews
- Provides way to ask the teacher questions
Benefits to the Teacher
-Grading
-Easy way to contact students
-Can provide variety of teaching techniques
-Easy to change and update
-Can use for extra work with specific groups (ex. Students competing—Parliamentary Procedure, Bring Order Out of Chaos)
-Can be used for supplemental areas (Employability Skills)
Benefits to the Administration
-Can provide special instruction to meet individual teacher needs (Teaching the Metro Tech Way)
-Way to measure data
-Way to provide Short-Term Classes
Challenges in Moodling

Why Moodle. . .What’s in it for Me and My Students?

· Benefits to the Students

o Gradebook visibility

o View what was missed if absent

o Can go online anywhere

o Potential for numerous reviews

o Provides way to ask the teacher questions

· Benefits to the Teacher

o Grading

o Easy way to contact students

o Can provide variety of teaching techniques

o Easy to change and update

o Can use for extra work with specific groups (ex. Students competing—Parliamentary Procedure, Bring Order Out of Chaos)

o Can be used for supplemental areas (Employability Skills)

· Benefits to the Administration

o Can provide special instruction to meet individual teacher needs (Teaching the Metro Tech Way)

o Way to measure data

o Way to provide Short-Term Classes

· Challenges in Moodling