Superior features

We call Alfons the next generation learning environment – and for a reason. We have combined the thoughts and ideas of Finland’s best pedagogues with a state-of-the-art user experience. The result is a platform that works in all kinds of teaching and adapts to the users’ needs.

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Onboarding and registration

Onboarding into Alfons can be done with your own email address or quickly through Google or Facebook. After registration you are directly logged in to Alfons. If you’re a teacher, after that you create your own groups, add teaching materials and tasks to a group and you’re all set.

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Course management

Teaching begins by creating courses. You can use external teaching materials or create your own with an extremely easy content management system. When the course is ready for use, students can access it with a simple access code. And when you have created the Best Course Ever, re-use or modify it how you like.

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Content creation and editing

The most important feature of Alfons learning environment is an extremely easy-to-use content editor, which makes creating teaching material fast. You don’t need any external software to create teaching materials. Add text, images, videos, hotspots, exercises, exams and other types of content in any order you wish.

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Tasks and exercises

Alfons comes with a large amount of different types of tasks and exercises to help provide pedagogically versatile teaching. Completing the tasks is pleasant and insightful for the learner. Answers can be checked automatically or be sent to the teacher for comments and reviews.Alfons comes with a large amount of different types of tasks and exercises to help provide pedagogically versatile teaching. Completing the tasks is pleasant and insightful for the learner. Answers can be checked automatically or be sent to the teacher for comments and reviews.

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Exams and assesments

Alfons exam section makes organising exams flexible. Give the exam a few required attributes, define the timeframe and add exercises from the exercise bank. You can also use an automatic task selector, which is helpful when you are in a hurry. You can duplicate the exam and re-use it with other groups. The assessment can be performed numerically and verbally per task and exam.

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Learning analytics

The Alfons LMS offers a wide selection of analytics tools. The teacher can follow up the progress of the group from a clear analytics view. Deviations within the group are easy to detect and can be addressed in time. The Advanced Alfons analytics tools help ensure that the skill levels of the entire group develops at an equal pace.

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Support materials

In addition to theoretical and task content, Alfons learning environment enables the use of different support materials. The material is easy to share, and it can be stored in any format. You can offer supportive teaching material to your groups and incorporate it as part of your teaching.

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Communication and messaging

In Alfons learning environment, teachers and students have many ways to communicate. Teachers can send messages to the entire group or individual students. You can discuss and help an individual student in a task-specific chat. The users receive notifications of new messages every time the user logs into Alfons.