Pioneer theme updated to new version with new awesome features #Moodlethemes @kennibc

May 21st, 2016

Pioneer theme is one of the most actively theme for Moodle and maintained by Chris Kenniburg. We are covering the progress of Pioneer theme on regular basis – see here and here. Chris has updated the Pioneer to a new version 1.3.9 with additional features like Total Course Grade Radial Animation, Colorful block headings etc. Read More

Pioneer theme new version available for download #MoodleThemes @kennibc

May 13th, 2016

Pioneer theme new version 1.3.8 is available for download form the Moodle themes database with a lot of new features as covered previously in this post.

The new version contains a lot of notable features like – Read More

Pioneer theme coming with Radial course completion feature #MoodleThemes

May 9th, 2016

Pioneer theme, which is among one of the most popular Moodle themes, is all set to get lot of new features like the Radial Course Completion (as covered in this post), Scroll Spy and other cool new features in the upcoming version of the theme which will be released soon.

Chris Kenniburg, the maintainer of the Pioneer theme posted about the upcoming features in Pioneer theme in Moodle forums. Here is a quick video of the Radial Course completion demo in Pioneer theme: Read More

#MoodleTip – Restrict Non Editing Teachers permissions to view grades of one group @kennibc

March 25th, 2016

Chris Kenniburg from Dearborn Public Schools has posted a short and crisp video about restricting permissions for a non-editing teachers such that they are allowed to view grades of only one group in which they are also a member.

During the video Chris shows the most powerful feature available in Moodle which is very rarely used i.e. activity based permission and setting it up as per your requirement which makes Moodle as the most powerful permission controlled LMS. Read More

Create Comic book styled pages in Moodle using this Database preset @kennibc

March 23rd, 2016

Chris Kenniburg from Dearborn schools has shared a database activity template for Moodle 2.2 onwards which allows you to add comic book styled story pages in your Moodle course.

You can download the database preset from this link at is a platform to share free courses and content with other Moodle users around the world. Read More

Creating Flashcards in Moodle using Database module – Use this preset #Moodle #MoodleTips

March 9th, 2016

Chris Kenniburg from Dearborn schools has shared a database preset with whole Moodle community which uses JavaScript and CSS to create the flashcards experience for students using the database activity in core Moodle.

The database preset will allows you to add Pictures, videos and text on the front and back of the flashcard. You can also customize the look and feel of the preset through the CSS template of the preset. Read More

Socialwall Course format updated for Moodle 3.0 #Socialwall #Moodle

December 18th, 2015

Moodle has got a variety of course formats by which the layout of the course can be changes to attract the attention of the participants in your course. One such course format is Socialwall Course format which changes the default layout of a Moodle course in a Social Learning platform. Read More

#Pioneer Theme updated to a new version with block position toggle feature #MoodleThemes @kennibc

December 14th, 2015

Pioneer theme updated to a new version with Dashboard Tabs feature #MoodleThemes @kennibc

November 25th, 2015

Pioneer theme for Moodle has been updated to a new version with new features and fixed bugs. The new features added to the theme in the new version brings a new feature of having the “Tabs” where when a button is clicked a total of six tabs will appear and slide down below the header image. Read More

Pioneer – The upcoming Moodle theme with awesome design #Moodlethemes

November 2nd, 2015

Pioneer is an upcoming Moodle theme for Moodle 2.8 and 2.9 to be released in a week on Moodle plugins database. The theme will blow your mind with its awesome and unique  features.

The Pioneer theme is developed by Chris Kenniburg and includes features like – Read More