This page is intended for collating all gadgets and widgets that are relevant to the academic community at large. Meaning across disciplines, countries and languages. It's focussing on OpenSocial gadgets and W3C widgets.



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W3C Widgets

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Accessibility widgets aiming to make online learning more accessible and inclusive for disabled students/learners.


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Providing 3 customisable widgets to show Open Educational Resources from the Jorum repository

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