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Next Workshop begins on February 12, 2012 at     Moodle for Teacher Administrators Advanced (M4TA-A) course is a 6-week online workshop for teachers who wish to be administrators of a Moodle. The workshop will be facilitated by Dr. Nellie Deutsch, an experienced teacher admin of a few Moodles and facilitator of Moodle for Teachers (M4T) workshops and Dariem Garcias Urquiza, the tech support person of IT4ALL Moodles (1.9 and 2.0), virtual learning environments (WordPress, Joomla, Sakai), Moodle Pluggins, IT4ALL servers, and the creator of the WebQuest module for Moodle Dariem Garcés Urquiza. Dariem has an MA in Moodle and is a Moodle developer under Martin Dougiamas, the creator of Moodle.   Participants will be able to install a Moodle on their own website or purchase a domain for the purpose of installing Moodle. The domains will be hosted on IT4ALL server or on any server. The participants will learn to manage their Moodle websties and upload pluggins/modules using filezilla. The workshop is based on hands-on activities where participants learn by doing. The workshop tuition is $120.   Syllabus Learning Objectives for the 6 Weeks: 1. Install Moodle on a domain of your choice. Hosting will be provided for those interested. 2. Manage and set the various parts of the administrators console:
Course administration overview
Course settings
User roles
Back up your courses
Restore data from a backup
Import content to another course
Run reports
Install files and folders
Customize profile page 3. Set global settings, security, and privacy 4. Edit and set the appearance of the Moodle 4. Add themes 5. Manually create and manage accounts and assign roles 6. Create a course to support teachers and students   Participants will be able to buy and host their domains on IT4ALL sever and get consultation and support for the Moodle for 12 months for an additional $120.