MassArt Online: Built with WordPressMU and BuddyPress. MassArt Faculty and students can use the site to access social tools such as forums, groups and activity feeds and maintain a personal or academic blog.
Recent conversion of Saturday Studios Student pages from Joomla with DocMan to a WordPress Blog.Students contribute original lesson plans and galleries of their experiences teaching in the Saturday Studios program.
This ties the work students do in Saturday Studios with the blog platform they are beginning to use in earlier courses. The use of a blogging platform for academic writing and portfolios results in each student developing a rich ePortfolio while learning real-world new media skills.
MassArt Online Courses:
Moodle 2.0 development and migration from 1.9.x continues.
We have our testing server up. Live courses are in the 1.9.x build.