Interested in Learning Analytics – Check out: Completing the Loop Handbook for Educators and Learning Analytics Specialists

October 12th, 2016

Learning Analytics is the measurement, collection, reporting and analysis of the data about learners and contexts for understanding & optimizing the learning environment. Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching has shared a handbook for educators and learning analytics specialists titled – “Completing the Loop : Returning Meaningful Learning Analytic Data to Teachers“. Read More

Dell wants to create the classroom of the future – Assisted by Robots #Moodle

August 24th, 2016

Check out which devices and browsers your users are using through the Device Analytics plugin #MoodlePlugins

June 13th, 2016

If you had ever thought to extract the stats the user devices like the Browser, Mobile, Desktop, Operating System in Moodle through some analytics software’s then you might be knowing the pain of generating reports out of them.

Mark Heumueller created a report plugin named “Device Analytics” for Moodle which allows you to capture all these stats very easily in the admin dashboard including the stats about the Operating system, Display Size, Window Size and Input Type etc. Read More

Presentation – Configurable Reports as a Learning Analytics Tool by Elizabeth Dalton #iMoot15

October 30th, 2015

Elizabeth Dalton, the LMS admin in Granite State College United States has presented in the iMoot 2015 (#imoot15) about using the “Configurable Reports plugin as a learning analytics tool”.

Configurable reports plugin is a block maintained by Juan Leyva, and is a block to create custom reports without SQL knowledge by teachers and students. Read More

“Validating Learning Analytics to Support Student Success” by Elizabeth Dalton

August 18th, 2015

Elizabeth Dalton from University of New Hampshire, has presented “Beyond Counting Clicks: Validating Learning Analytics to Support Student Success” during the MoodleMoot US 2015 (#mootus15). Read More

Presentation – Analytics Questions by Gavin Henrick

August 17th, 2015

Gavin Henrick, the Learning Solutions Consultant at Learning Technology Services shared a presentation on slideshare about the analytics questions. The presentation considers the different questions and solutions and looking at unanswered questions for Learning Analytics. Read More

Moodle Analyst – A new approach to Admin/Support activities, Analytics and Reporting

July 30th, 2015

Another great work by Moodle Community brought out a new report tool which provides a new approach to admin activities, analytics and reporting.

Nils M has shared his work done at the University of Darmstadt, Germany related to a tool to support Moodle-Admin activities termed as “Moodle Analyst”.  Since core Moodle makes many full page reloads necessary to perform even simple tasks, so this tool is realised under heavy JavaScript usage. Read More

Calculate each students activity in the course relative to other students using Moodle Meter block

July 2nd, 2015

Marty Gilbert one of the moodle community member has posted his development work for community feedback in the Moodle forums. His work the Moodle Meter Block is still under development but capable of displaying student engagement and feedback about their activities in the course. Read More

10 useful reports in Moodle to track the learners activities

July 1st, 2015

Here is a nice infographic by Commlab india which shows the reports available inside the core Moodle to track the learners activities and helps the training managers to track the performance of the learners and outcomes of the training. Read More

#MootAU15 – start your involvement in working groups

June 17th, 2015

MoodleMoot Australia, the Moot with the theme “Together, we grow Moodle”  will be having 2 working groups. This Moot offers the opportunity to create and improve Moodle features in dedicated sessions.

Working groups will bring together users, researchers and developers who are interested in working together to make Moodle better. Read More