*** Canada Moot 2009: April 1 – 4, 2009 Edmonton, Alberta. Help spread the word! Please forward to your friends and colleagues ***
We’re excited — our Moot is just under 3 months away!!! The program committee has hit the new year running and we’re back at work!
1. Submit Your Proposals now!
Proposal deadline is the end of January… so please get your proposals in now. We’re waiting for you 🙂 Login, submit or view what’s been proposed so far: http://moodlemoot.ca/moodle/mod/data/view.php?id=1221
First indications are:
Wide range of presentations: Small classroom experiences to managing large Moodle enterprises.
We’ll be an international conference with presentations from Australia, India, Sri Lanka, New Zealand and the United States
2. Registration opens next week (pre-conference and conference)
Prices, deadlines and more information is here: http://moodlemoot.ca/moodle/course/view.php?id=116
3. Mayfield Hotel is open for reservations
Room rates, registration information is here: http://moodlemoot.ca/moodle/course/view.php?id=117
4. April 1 – Pre-conference Activities
When you ‘early, early birds’ register next week, (you have until January 30) you’ll also be able to register for our pre-conference sessions … here’s a little peek into what we are offering:
Martin Dougiamas Updates Moodle Site Administrators (half day)
Moodle Gradebook (half day)
Moodle Quizzes & Assignments (half day)
Introduction to Moodle (full day)
Finishing the Moodle Canvas: Encouraging Greater Usability (half day)
Tips & Tricks to Ensure Best Practices: Blended versus Face-to-Face (half day)
Roles, Permissions and Groups (half day)
Prices are listed here: http://moodlemoot.ca/moodle/course/view.php?id=116
5. Promotional Materials
Promotional information is available on the home page for you to print off for your colleagues: http://moodlemoot.ca or direct from this link: http://moodlemoot.ca/moodle/file.php/1/09_Moot/MoodleMoot_Canada_09.pdf
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