Carleton's Learning Management System


cuLearn Updates

  • cuLearn plugin requests
    One of the strengths of using cuLearn as a Learning Management System (LMS) is that it is based on Moodle, an open source software that has a large user community. This means that there are a large number of plugins available that have been developed by other institutions with similar needs to Carleton. We value […]

    July 08, 2016

  • Best practices on cuLearn
    A course structure that is simple, well organized and allows for student participation through various activities is likely to succeed. Here are some best practices for creating a successful course on cuLearn. Simplicity Use a simple and clear layout to help students find the resources and materials easily. Label files with meaningful names that identify […]

    July 08, 2016

  • Using BigBlueButton and other synchronous tools in cuLearn
    Quite often there is a need to move beyond the classroom walls with teaching, and having options that will allow you to extend your class can be invaluable. Through cuLearn, the primary interactive tool offered for synchronous learning is BigBlueButton (BBB). This tool allows you to host a synchronous video and/or audio conference, and features […]

    June 30, 2016