All posts by Claire Tait

Why do we need Mahara when we have Moodle?

We have had a large number of new staff to Unitec and they are being introduced to the concept of eportfolios.  Many of them are new to this tool and are struggling with the concept of it as well as the functionality.

Being able to see the benefits of it is crucial if they are going to use it effectively with their students.

One question that has been repeatedly asked is; “why do we need Mahara when we have Moodle?”

This short video illustrates the points nicely.