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  • Create Learning Content - the tools in LMA make it easy to create content that includes, video, audio, images, and links. You can also mix in self check questions and polls. 
  • Create Presentations - using existing PowerPoint presentations you can quickly build a web based presentation by dragging and dropping content into LMA. The presentation can then be narrated by either recording directly on the page or by importing existing audio. 

Add LMA to

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Your Sakai

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Course

In your Sakai Course, add a new Web Content tool with the link: https://eddy.nps.edu/LMA

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  • Create narrated presentations using video, images, audio (recording online or importing), highlighting, synching, tools to easily edit/update presentations
  • Mix quizzes and content in-line for self-paced material
  • Content works on mobile devices (iPhone/Android) and tablets (iPad/Android) as well as on older browsers (IE8+)
    • Video must be MP4 H.264 format and can be converted to the correct format by contacting CED3.
  • On the page voice recorder for instructors
  • Share content between Sakai courses, the same LMA module can be shown in multiple Sakai courses so you can update the content once and have it updated in all courses.
  • Modules can be copied and shared you can share your module with other instructors. If you want to have slightly different content in each Sakai course or you want to share a module with another instructor but don't want them changing your course, you can copy a completed module and then edits will not affect the other course.
  • Upload files using drag and drop
  • Students can comment on the page, you can add Make your content social
    • Add a comment area to any page and students can provide direct feedback or have discussions without leaving the page
    Students can be polled and can see the results of a class poll.
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    • Add a poll to any page and students can respond to a poll to see what the rest of the class thinks
    • Add a student presentation assignment and students can create their own narrated presentations and the rest of the class can comment and rate 
  • Reorder items on a page by drag and drop
  • Copy items to same page, different page in same module or to a different module
  • Create multiple modules in a single Sakai course. Instructors can create their own Modules.
  • Apply a custom skin to your module, currently 5 custom templates available (Contact CED3 if you would like to have a custom template for your curriculum )
  • Types of Content
    • Text, Images, and Links
      • Easy to use text editor
        • Format table text
        • Add Links
      • Video will play in an HTML5 compatible player that also works for older browser.
    • Assessments & Activities
      • Fill In the Blank
      • Fill In the Table
      • Matching (by dragging)
      • Title the paragraph
      • Multiple Choice / True-False
      • Short Essay  questions essay questions using either text or audio for responses
      • Polls
      • Comments
      • Student Presentations
  • User Tracking / Student Answers
    • See how many pages individual students have viewed
    • View student answers to activities
    • Admin access for reviewing feedback/comments/track users
    • Tutorials developed, updated as needed
    • Export in HTML format for import into other LMS or offline work
    • Implementation of mobile design
    • Animation function of images and text for Presenter tool
    • Stand-alone file manager instead of going through text box to upload files
  • Language support for teaching foreign languages
    • Flip Language, allows a module to show multiple languages for the same content
    • Right to Left language support, including a custom skin that moves the interface from LTR to RTL
    • On the page glossary
    • Global glossary with searchable words. Glossary can be created by copy/pasting a glossary from Excel.
  • Exportable, modules can be exported to a standalone HTML or SCORM format. 

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