Having troubles with audio/video or any site pages not loading correctly? You might try clearing your browser cache. Continue reading Clearing the Browser Cache
You want your students to record something on OLLy and want to keep it simple. The Language Lab Assignment serve this function, but we’ve also added a new (maybe easier) way to do this with your students. Continue reading Audio Assignments on OLLy
We have introduced a new gatekeeper to our labs. Safe Exam Browser is a browser that prevents students from using everyday browser features like grammar check, spelling check, print, copy, dictionary look up, and snap shots. Continue reading Safe Exam Browser
You’ve recorded all of your student presentations and you want your students to see them. Read this tutorial to learn how to get them onto OLLy quickly and in an organized manner. Continue reading Student Presentations on YouTube/OLLy
How can you get into the world’s most exclusive language labs?
It’s hard to believe but you can do it without bribes, favors or lies. We’ve decided to go more upscale in the language labs, much like an exclusive restaurant. A sign of that change is that we have moved to an online reservation system
Find out how you can now reserve a language lab slot. For reserving AV equipment, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your equipment requirements, classroom location, and time. Continue reading Reservations Taken!
We’ve been getting feedback from both students and teachers that certain sound files won’t play on our websites.
We are in the midst of a terrible battle over web standards for sound/movie files. Continue reading Adding Audio Files to a Web Page
Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. ~Confucius
I remember having my textbook, an audio cassette, and a boombox. That’s all I needed to teach my class. Continue reading Audio/Video Resources – Where are They?
A big thanks goes out to George for this tutorial. In this tutorial, George describes how to set up groups or pairs in your class and use them so students can give peer feedback within the discussion forum. Continue reading Creating and Using Groups in OLLy
Drag and Drop allows easy uploading of documents/files you want your students to read/listen to/watch. Continue reading Drag and Drop in OLLy
Now that you’ve all been so diligent about backing up your OLLy course, it’s time to learn how to restore your new section of the course that you’ve been designated this semester. By the way, check the tutorial on how to back-up if you haven’t backed up before. It’s not too late, as you’ll find that the earlier section of your course is still accessible after you log in. You’ll find it at the bottom of your courses page. It will be grayed out, because it’s no longer accessible to students. Continue reading Restore an OLLy Course from Back-up