Boost is the new theme for Moodle 3.2 – Check out the prototype now #Moodle

September 27th, 2016

Deprecation of Non Bootstrap themes from Moodle Core – Share your opinion #Moodle

September 3rd, 2016

Since a brand new theme is coming in Moodle 3.2 core which will be based on Bootstrap 4 framework, Damyon Wiese – has proposed to deprecate the non Bootstrap themes – Base and Canvas Themes from Moodle core and move them to the plugins directory. Read More

Seeking Suggestions – New Theme for Moodle 3.2 #Moodle #Community

June 13th, 2016

Moodle 3.2 which is going to be the next stable release and scheduled for release in November 2016, will see a brand new theme in core. Damyon Wiese, the core Moodle developer is seeking the community feedback especially from the Moodle Theme designers about the changes to be done. Read More

Import Competency Frameworks in CSV & RDF files using these plugins #MoodlePlugins

May 31st, 2016

Competency Based Education is available now in Moodle core but it needs the competency frameworks to be added manually one by one. Damyon Wiese – Development Team Manager at Moodle, and the person behind development of CBE in Moodle, has shared the plugins to import competency frameworks in CSV and RDF formats. Read More

Check out this new Assignment Grading UX prototype – Coming in Moodle 3.1 #MoodleFeatures

March 11th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 will get a major overhaul in the assignment grading use interface to speed up the grading experience and reduce the page loading time. The prototype of the new Assignment grading interface is ready for testing here and you can share your feedback about the new interface and help in improving the prototype. Read More

Missed #Moodledev meeting yesterday – Competency based education coming in Moodle 3.1

February 18th, 2016

Moodle Developer Meeting was organized yesterday and a lot of issues were discussed in the meeting like:

  • Competency Based Education in Moodle 3.1
  • Moodle Mobile and Integration
  • User Interface and stability
  • Moodle Developer course
  • Improvements in the Moodle Quiz

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Next Moodle Developer meeting on tomorrow 17 Feb 13:00 UTC #Moodledev

February 16th, 2016

Next Moodle community developer meeting will be held on 17 February 2016 from 13:00 UTC. The agenda for the developer meeting is as follows:

  • What does the launch of the Moodle Association mean for Moodle developers? – Martin Dougiamas, HQ
  • Competency based education – new subsystem coming to Moodle 3.1 – Damyon Wiese, HQ
  • Reusable element for inline name editing (MDL-51802) – Marina Glancy, HQ
  • Latest forms library improvements / development (MDL-52715) – Adrian Greeve, HQ
  • Recent changes to the quiz: Theme developers be aware – Tim Hunt, OU
  • Plans for supporting Moodle plugins in the mobile app – Juan Leyva, HQ

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Automated testing for Moodle administrators by Damyon Wiese

November 10th, 2015

Damyon Wiese, the Moodle community member from Australia presented during the MoodleMoot Australia 2015 (#mootau15) on the topic “Automated Testing for Moodle Administrators”.

The video recording for the presentation session is now made available by Moodle HQ which is worth watching of just 15 minutes and if you are a Moodle site administrator then it can be invaluable to watch this recording and implement automated testing for your Moodle site. Read More

Next Moodle Developer Meeting on 21 October 07:00 UTC #moodledev

October 13th, 2015

Next General Moodle developer meeting is scheduled on 21st October 2015 07:00 UTC. A Developer Meeting is an open forum for all people around the world who are interested in Moodle development. Read More