Train your teachers using this experiential Moodle training environment – Verve Ed @VerveEd #MoodleTraining

September 19th, 2016

Have you faced the challenge of training your teachers about using Moodle and then validate it? Have you faced the lack of interest from teachers about online teaching with Moodle? Here is a new online training platform – Verve Ed, which provides Moodle training and assessment solutions which gives you a quantitative guarantee of your educators proficiency in using Moodle. Read More

Wanna allow workshop to assess without submission – Vote for MDL-52191#Moodle

July 11th, 2016

Many times you as a teacher might be thinking to allow the workshop activity to put into the assessment phase and skip the submission phase. Other teachers across the globe have also faced this hurdle and proposed a new feature request in Moodle Tracker (MDL-52191). Read More

Add cool new dashboard to your Moodle site using KTree Dashboard plugin #Moodleplugins

June 9th, 2016

Moodle plugins database is growing day by day with the inclusion of cool new plugins which enhances the power of core Moodle to a greater extent and meet the requirements of various sectors. KTree Dashboard is another new plugin in the Moodle plugins database which creates a new dashboard for Moodle to access the various blocks present in an easy way. Read More

MoodleMoot US 2016 – registrations extended till 13th June #MootUS16

June 8th, 2016

If you are still thinking to book your tickets for the MoodleMoot US 2016 – edTech event of the year, then head on to the registrations page to book your berth as the registrations are extended till 13th June 2016 close of business hours. Read More

Presentation – Tools for online assessment in Moodle by University of Glasgow @UofGlasgow

May 21st, 2016

University of Glasgow faculty had shared an admirable presentation over the topic “Tools for online assessment in Moodle”. The presentation is focused for teachers and brainstorms about the assessment tools available in Moodle like – Quizzes, Assignments and Workshop. Read More

Forum Discussion – Are rubrics really a good thing?

October 30th, 2015

Another good forum thread live on forums is “Are rubrics really a good thing? Upcoming webinar” started by Tim Hunt discussing views by different Moodle community members about using the rubrics.

The webinar by Emeritus Professor Sue Bloxham (University of Cumbria, UK) is scheduled on 4 November 2015 07:00 AM to 08:00 AM UTC. Read More

Presentation – Learning is Not a Mechanism by Jesse Stommel

October 25th, 2015

Jesse Stommel, Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin-Madison has shared his presentation about “Learning is not a mechanism: Assessment, Student Agency, and Digital Spaces”.

The presentations is focused on the usage of scales without any human relationship in  Student Learning in modern schooling systems. An objective and portable system for grading students was created so that systematized schooling could scale. And we’ve designed technological tools in the 20th and 21st Centuries that have allowed us to scale the learning even further. Toward mass-processing and away from subjectivity, human relationships, and care. Read More

#iMoot15 – Making Peer Assessment Work in Moodle by Ravi Murugesan

October 21st, 2015

Another new video added by Pukunui international from the iMoot 2015 (#iMoot15) event is the presentation by Ravi Murugesan. The presentation is on the topic about “Making Peer Assessment Work in Moodle”.

Ravi Murugesan is Moodle Administrator and course creator at INASP and teaches online courses in scientific communication to researchers in developing countries. He is among one of the very few MCCC (Moodle Course Creator Certificate) holders from India. Read More

Youtube Video – Using Moodle for our Future Builders by Brett McCroary

July 23rd, 2015

Here is very useful video from MoodleMoot Australia presented by Brett McCroary from TAFE Illawarra, on the use of Moodle for future builders.

The video explains about the usage of blended learning method instead of the traditional hands on training model to increase student numbers, allow greater flexibility and to improve completion rates. 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