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**[[The Whiteboard|The Whiteboard]]: A great tool for showing the class an analysis of their results in realtime.
 
**[[The Whiteboard|The Whiteboard]]: A great tool for showing the class an analysis of their results in realtime.
 
**[[Results filters|Results filters]]: Now your students have finished a set of quizzes, how can you see exactly the marking data you need?
 
**[[Results filters|Results filters]]: Now your students have finished a set of quizzes, how can you see exactly the marking data you need?
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**[[Progress Charts|Progress Charts]]: See, and share, how each student, or the whole class, are progressing through interactive graphs.
 
**[[How to set your own quizzes for students|How to set your own quizzes for students]]: If you have just authored a quiz, how do you then make it available for students to use?
 
**[[How to set your own quizzes for students|How to set your own quizzes for students]]: If you have just authored a quiz, how do you then make it available for students to use?
 
**[[Question Creatr|Question Creatr]]: A short tour of our new question-creation tool. Includes images, sounds and tagging, but not Glyphs. They were added after this video was made.
 
**[[Question Creatr|Question Creatr]]: A short tour of our new question-creation tool. Includes images, sounds and tagging, but not Glyphs. They were added after this video was made.

Revision as of 19:43, 18 February 2011

General topics

Per-page guide to the teachers' module

  • Help

Brings you to this page.

Per-page guide to the Student Module

Login screen (http://yacapaca.com/student)

How-to videos

  • 5-minute (max) screencasts to guide you through key processes
    • Bring back the Red Biro: how to comment an essay or ePortfolio in depth.
    • Student Set Management: How many teachers can teach many students via many sets, all with just one login each.
    • The Whiteboard: A great tool for showing the class an analysis of their results in realtime.
    • Results filters: Now your students have finished a set of quizzes, how can you see exactly the marking data you need?
    • Progress Charts: See, and share, how each student, or the whole class, are progressing through interactive graphs.
    • How to set your own quizzes for students: If you have just authored a quiz, how do you then make it available for students to use?
    • Question Creatr: A short tour of our new question-creation tool. Includes images, sounds and tagging, but not Glyphs. They were added after this video was made.
    • The Quiz Statistics page: To the a serious quiz author, this is the single most useful page in Yacapaca. Yet, hardly anyone knows about it.
    • Tagging across multiple pages: Advanced techniques for compiling quizzes from very large (100+) question banks.
    • Adding videos to quizzes: Create complete learning resources by embedding videos, slideshows and more into any type of assessment.
    • Fuzzy-match cloze questions: Write Cloze (aka "Type your answer") questions that are tolerant of students' poor spelling.
    • Textbook Mode task authoring: Create really sophisticated short-text tests or ePortfolio tasks with images, videos and more.
    • Speed Marking: Speed mark ePortfolios and short-text tests. Halve the time it takes you to mark homework.
    • Teams increase student motivation: One click to to harness the power of teams in your classroom.


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