CanadaMoot October 21 – 23 2015
Pre-conference: October 20, 2015
Hyatt Regency Montreal
1. One of the MoodleMoot’s new sponsors PACKT Publishing: https://www.packtpub.com/ while not attending as an exhibitor is making up for this by giving away free Moodle books, videos and huge discounts at the Moot October 20 – 23 in Montreal. I know which ones I want!
You might be interested in their ‘FREE LEARNING’ campaign over the next two weeks. They have Moodle 2.0 Elearning Course Development available as a FREE download to everyone on 22nd February: https://www.packtpub.com/packt/offers/free-learning
Joan Coy wrote an ‘instant book’ which can be found here: https://www.packtpub.com/hardware-and-creative/instant-moodle-quiz-module-how-instant
2. We are looking for Moodlers to offer training sessions at our Pre-conference October 20. In particular: Social Media and Noodle, Mobile Moodle and Moodle 2.8 (we have tentatively scheduled an all day assessment workshop to delve into assignments, quizzes, gradebook etc) Yes – Martin Dougiamas Lead developer of Moodle will be with us too!
Here is our Call for Presenters: http://moodlemoot.ca/mod/dataform/view.php?id=2854 or write to us: firstname.lastname@example.org
3. We are working with Moodle Headquarters to offer our first Developers Hack Fest – if this is of interest to you, contact CanadaMoot@gmail.com
4. Reminder: Call for Presenters closes April 15, 2015: http://moodlemoot.ca/mod/dataform/view.php?id=2854
5. Early Registration closes April 30, 2015 with discounts for presenters, and groups:http://www.gifttool.com/registrar/ShowEventDetails?ID=1632&EID=19173