Drupal for Education and E-Learning - Second Edition

Drupal for Education and E-Learning - Second Edition


You needn't be a techie to construct a community-based site in your college. With this advisor to Drupal you can still create an internet studying and sharing house on your scholars and associates, quick and easily.

Overview

  • Create a strong device for verbal exchange between lecturers, scholars, and the neighborhood with minimum programming knowledge
  • Produce blogs, on-line discussions, teams and a media internet hosting platform utilizing Drupal
  • Step-by-step directions in a teacher-friendly process; developing your school room web site could be an relaxing task

In Detail

As social networks develop into extra well known, their position within the school room has come lower than scrutiny. Drupal deals a wide selection of beneficial instruments for educators. inside of a unmarried Drupal website, you could organize social bookmarking, podcasting, video web hosting, formal and casual teams, wealthy consumer profiles, and different good points often linked to social internet communities.

" Drupal for schooling and E-Learning - moment version" teaches you the way to create your individual social networking web site to strengthen instructing and studying ambitions within the school room, whereas supplying you with entire keep watch over over positive aspects and entry. speak with scholars, proportion studying assets, and music assignments via easy initiatives with this hands-on guide.

In this e-book you are going to discover ways to set up and configure the default Drupal distribution after which expand it to incorporate blogs, bookmarks, a media sharing platform, and dialogue forums.

The ebook additionally covers easy methods to manage your website to simply tune scholar paintings at the website, and the way to regulate who has entry to that info. also, it teaches you ways to make the location effortless to exploit, the best way to keep the location, and the way to invite for and obtain assist in the Drupal community.

What you'll examine from this book

  • Build an intuitive constitution to permit scholars and academics to discover suitable content material by means of developing blogs for either academics and students
  • Create roles and permissions for controlling entry to varied elements of the site
  • Share and deal with bookmarks, podcasts, photographs, and video to help instructing and learning
  • Foster dialogue and conversation between academics, scholars, and in addition the bigger college group to collaborate on projects
  • Support a number of periods in the comparable site
  • Publish assignments for college students on your classes, and music pupil responses to these assignments
  • Learn to replace support with the Drupal community
  • Discover how one can backup and keep your website as soon as it truly is built

Approach

With transparent directions and lots of screenshots, this publication presents the entire help and assistance you will want as you start to create your school room web site. step by step tutorials assist you to use Drupal within the most productive and potent methods attainable. humans new to Drupal will discover a stable advent of the fundamentals; whereas more matured clients will research invaluable suggestions and tips for utilizing Drupal in a lecture room context.

Who this e-book is written for

If you're an instructor, educate or an educator who desires to construct an internet site on your school room, be it simple or any greater schooling, "Drupal 7 for schooling and E-Learning - moment variation" will consultant you achieve your target at each step. No event with programming languages, HTML, or CSS is required to appreciate the examples during this book.

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