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What's New in Perkins eLearning?

What's New in Perkins eLearning?

by Perkins Admin -
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Welcome to Version 3.9 of the Perkins eLearning Platform, powered by Moodle! This post contains important information about hew features and functions that you may wish to use.

Perkins eLearning Platform – Changes and Additions

Overall Appearance

The layout of the Perkins eLearning course pages remains the same; however, you may find the new design to use a lighter and thinner font than you are accustomed to.  You may need to adjust your accessibility settings to suit your preferred contrast and resolution.

Dashboard

Manage your view of courses with new tools that allow you to filter and sort your course list, even remove old courses from view.


Recently viewed courses will appear in the middle of the page, to keep your current work front and center


Star or Remove items to manage your course history. This view is personal to you!



Discussion Forums

More ways to express yourself!  In addition to audio,  video, image (and traditional text) entries, you may now choose from a library of emoticons to give your words more feeling. All emoticons are have alt-text to speak with screen readers as well.


Star threads you want to come back to in each discussion. Use toggles to  unsubscribe from individual threads within a discussion.