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We release frequent updates and screencasts that focus on particular areas of interest. Here are some of the most popular of those. None are more than 5 minutes long.
 
We release frequent updates and screencasts that focus on particular areas of interest. Here are some of the most popular of those. None are more than 5 minutes long.
  
*[[Bring back the Red Biro|Bring back the Red Biro]]: how to comment an essay or ePortfolio in depth.
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* '''5-minute (max) screencasts to guide you through key processes'''
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**[[Uploading a new student set|Uploading a new student set]]: Follow this procedure and it will take no more than 90 seconds to upload your class.
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**[[Student Set Management|Student Set Management]]: How many teachers can teach many students via many sets, all with just one login each.
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**[[The Whiteboard|The Whiteboard]]: A great tool for showing the class an analysis of their results in realtime.
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**[[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.
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**[[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?
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**[[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.
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**[[The Quiz Statistics page|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.
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**[[Tagging across multiple pages|Tagging across multiple pages]]: Advanced techniques for compiling quizzes from very large (100+) question banks.
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**[[Adding videos to quizzes|Adding videos to quizzes]]: Create complete learning resources by embedding videos, slideshows and more into any type of assessment.
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**[[Fuzzy-match cloze questions|Fuzzy-match cloze questions]]: Write Cloze (aka "Type your answer") questions that are tolerant of students' poor spelling.
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**[[Teams increase student motivation]]: One click to to harness the power of teams in your classroom.
  
*[[Student Set Management|Student Set Management]]: many teachers can teach many students via many sets, all with just one login each.
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* '''These screencasts relate to features that will expire in July 2012'''
 
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**[[Speed Marking]]: Speed mark ePortfolios and short-text tests. Halve the time it takes you to mark homework.
*[[The Whiteboard|The Whiteboard]]: a great tool for showing the class an analysis of their results in realtime.
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**[[Textbook Mode task authoring]]: Create really sophisticated short-text tests or ePortfolio tasks with images, videos and more.
 
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**[[Bring back the Red Biro|Bring back the Red Biro]]: How to comment an essay or ePortfolio in depth.
*[[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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*[[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?
+
 
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*[[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.
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*[[The Quiz Statistics page|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.
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*[[Tagging across multiple pages|Tagging across multiple pages]]: advanced techniques for compiling quizzes from very large (100+) question banks.
+
 
+
*[[Adding videos to quizzes|Adding videos to quizzes]]: create complete learning resources by embedding videos, slideshows and more into any type of assessment.
+
 
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*[[Fuzzy-match cloze questions|Fuzzy-match cloze questions]]: write Cloze (aka "Type your answer") questions that are tolerant of students' poor spelling.
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Revision as of 17:26, 6 January 2012

We release frequent updates and screencasts that focus on particular areas of interest. Here are some of the most popular of those. None are more than 5 minutes long.

  • 5-minute (max) screencasts to guide you through key processes
    • Uploading a new student set: Follow this procedure and it will take no more than 90 seconds to upload your class.
    • 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.
    • Teams increase student motivation: One click to to harness the power of teams in your classroom.
  • These screencasts relate to features that will expire in July 2012