Ease of use is key if you are planning on implementing an online management system in education. Students come in with such a wide variety of skills and educational content is so demanding that there is not a lot of time to fumble around with a new system. Netvibes uses widgets to organize the pages of a users site. Once a widget has been placed on the netvibes page, typically by drag n’ drop, the user can edit or share the widget.
Here’s a little HOWTO video from YouTube on editing and sharing widgets:
posted by myNetvibes