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About Mahara

“Mahara is an open source e-portfolio system with a flexible display framework. Mahara, meaning 'think' or 'thought' in Te Reo Māori, is a user centred environment with a permissions framework that enables different views of an e-portfolio to be easily managed. Mahara also features a weblog, resume builder and social networking system, connecting users and creating online learner communities.”
http://mahara.org

Mahara Introduction




Resources on using Mahara


The Mahara User Guide is available here: http://wiki.mahara.org/User_Guide
A list of tutorials for Mahara created by various institutions is available here: http://wiki.mahara.org/User_Guide/Tutorials_about_Mahara


Introduction

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gBVNZ_6r54

Resumés

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hNJpoi5MOs

Blogs

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ta-RXGzce6M

Plans

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9j91p-Wj64

Views

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efvj8RHL8bw

Groups

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uasOHN14IuU

Collections

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYq6U2AP-0A

Learning with Mahara




Teaching with Mahara




Mahara pilot at UNSW


We'll be upgrading our version of Mahara to 1.4 in December 2011. Fiona will be running training late January/early February for people involved in the Semester 1, 2012 pilot. Other interested parties are welcome to approach Fiona if they'd like to participate and learn more about Mahara.

For further information please contact
Fiona Thurn
9385 2453

If you are interested in working with Mahara please submit an Expression of Interest and request "Mahara (ePortfolio system integrated with Moodle 2.0) - Design Participation in S1 for S2 Teaching"
http://telt.unsw.edu.au/PilotEOI.cfm

Current Issues

A comprehensive list of bug reports is here: https://bugs.launchpad.net/mahara/
We will not necessarily be experiencing all these on our instance of Mahara. All reported bugs on our system will be listed as they come to light.

Links and sites


Mahara Twitter Feed