Restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection using this plugin #Moodleplugins

August 22nd, 2016

Recently we have posted about the Stash block plugin for Moodle which is an awesome plugin to add gamification to your Moodle course. Now, Frédéric Massart & Adrian Greeve came up with another new Stash plugin which can be used to restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection. Read More

Add #gamification to your #Moodle course using the Stash Block @MoodlePlugins

July 18th, 2016

Stash is a new block plugin for Moodle which add an inventory of items to your course and let your students find items by exploring the activities. Stash block allows you to introduce some gamification in your Moodle course to encourage more interaction. Read More

Create Introductory tours for your #Moodle site using the User Tours Plugin #MoodlePlugins

June 23rd, 2016

Almost all of the new generations software contains an introductory tours to guide new users about the user interface and features. Moodle is not having any such way to add the introductory tours so Andrew Nicols and Gavin henrick came up with a new Moodle plugin “User Tours” which allows you to create User Tours on your Moodle site. Read More

#Moodle plugins database now having more than 1200 plugins – #GreatCommunity

June 10th, 2016

Moodle, the most popular open source LMS on the earth, has again proven why it is so much popular among the educationists from all over the world. Now, Moodle plugins database has got more than 1200 plugins contributed by the efforts of the Great Moodle community consisting of individuals, Moodle partners and other organizations. Read More

Add #Twitter feeds to your Moodle course by Twitter Feed Block #MoodlePlugins

May 11th, 2016

Sharing your thoughts/ideas/progress on social media is very useful to grab attention from a large number of similar interest persons over the globe. Twitter is a very powerful social platform which can now be integrated into Moodle by using a new Block plugin named “Twitter Feed” which is developed by Andrew Davidson. Read More

Display configured list of courses using Filtered Course list block #Moodle

December 12th, 2015

Filtered Course list is a block developed by Collaborative Liberal Arts Moodle Project (CLAMP) and can be used as a replacement to the My Courses block to display a configured list of courses.

Moodle site administrator can decide to show the courses in the block sorted by category or by shortname matches. Regex matching is also supported.The block also have the ability to hide the block from guests or anonymous visitors, to choose whether an admin sees all courses or her own, and to hide or reveal a link to a more comprehensive course search. Read More

Show details of Teaching and support staff in block using Teaching Team Block #MoodlePlugins

December 10th, 2015

Another New plugin added to the Moodle Plugins database this week is Teaching Team Block which allows you to display the profile picture and contact details of academic and support staff for easy recognition.

You can choose which profile fields will be displayed in the block and it supports to display a maximum of 6 users as a part of teaching team. Read More

Pioneer Theme released for Moodle 2.9 by @kennibc #MoodleThemes

November 10th, 2015

Pioneer theme is released for Moodle 2.9 by Chris Kenniburg and is available for Moodle 2.9. Pioneer is a responsive bootstrap theme for Moodle which is highly customizable and loaded with great features.

This theme is ideal for educational institutions and businesses alike. Pioneer is focused on simplicity and providing an intuitive user experience. Read More

Developers Switch themes easily using Theme Selector Block

August 25th, 2015

Gareth J Barnard, the maintainer of Essential theme which is one of the most downloaded themes in the Moodle themes database has developed a block which allows you to switch the themes easily. The block named “Theme Selector” is basically meant for theme designers who used to constantly switch themes during development. Read More

10 key Moodle terms explained by

July 18th, 2015

Since some of the key terms in Moodle terminology can be intimidating for a new Moodler, so has published a quick list for the key terms to help newbies learn Moodle easily.

According to the original post (read the original post here and here): Read More