Learning and Teaching Systems

Parts of the system

PebblePad consists of two areas:

ATLAS

When you want to use PebblePad for assessment you can use ATLAS to create a workspace for your subject. A workspace connects your LearnJCU subject site to PebblePad and can be can be used to provide resources to students, submit assessment (eg. a webfolio) and provide feedback. Students access workspace via the ATLAS link in your LearnJCU subject site's Tools area. 

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Pebble+

Your personal space where assets are created, organised, presented, shared and published

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Why would I used PebblePad?

 StaffStudents
ATLAS
  • Configure and manage the workspace for your subject

  • Make assets and resources available to students on the workspace

  • Comment, feedback on and grade assessment submitted by students

  • Create conversations (discussions) for members on the workspace

  • Access information and resources provided by the teacher relevant to a set learning task

  • View comments, feedback and grades on submitted assessment

  • Participate in conversations with members of the workspace

Pebble+
  • Create assets (e.g. documents) and resources (e.g. templates and workbooks) to support a learning task

  • Tag assets and resources with keywords relevant to the task

  • Create feedback templates

  • Record plans, experiences, reflections and talents using structured templates or create freeform posts

  • Upload files such as documents and images

  • Tag assets with personally meaningful keywords

  • Bring assets together and present them as an ePortfolio, blog, activity log or CV

  • Share and publish assets

  • Submit assets and completed forms for assessment