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

Moodle Mobile 2.4 release – Take surveys and access LTI resources through Mobile

October 21st, 2015

Moodle Mobile app has been updated to a new version today i.e. 2.4 with new features, improvements and fixes. It will replace the last version of the Mobile app (Moodle Mobile 2.3) which was released just 2 weeks ago.

The changes in the new version of the Mobile app are as follows: Read More

Moodle Mobile 2.3 released – Now Post to forums using the app #MoodleMobile #MoodleWorld

October 8th, 2015

Moodle Mobile app has been updated to a new version 2.3 and there are a bunch of new features, improvements and fixed issues. The new version requires Moodle 3.0 to be installed on your Moodle site or else have the Moodle Mobile additional features plugin installed. Read More

Moodle Mobile 2.1 released on Play store (will come soon for iOS)

August 29th, 2015

Moodle Mobile 2.1 is released for android devices in the Google Play store and wil lsoon be available for Apple devices on iOS platform.

In a recent announcement by Juan Leyva, the developer of the official Mobile app on Moodle forums, the changes includes: Read More

Moodle Mobile 2 available for android phones, will come soon for iOS!!!

July 31st, 2015

Moodle Mobile 2 is available for download from the google play store. Moodle mobile 2 is the latest version of the official moodle app developed by Moodle Pty Ltd based on #ionicframework with a lot of new features like split view.

I was amazed to see the changes in the app, it seems very amazing however I was not able to test it out thoroughly. Here are some screenshots from the app in my mobile. Read More

Participate in the Competency Framework and Learning plans specification survey

July 20th, 2015

Competency Based Education (CBE) is proposed in the future Moodle versions to track the learners progress, knowledge and mastery of skills. There is an interesting forum thread going on at forums here about the features, usability, roles and structure of the CBE framework.

You can participate and submit your feedback in the survey’s:

The survey includes questions on how the system should be designed, which competency based tools you are using now, How useful is the complete system as described in the specification etc.


Current work in progress on Competency Based Education is available in the Moodle developer docs here:

Read our previous coverage on Learning plans here.

Learning plans coming in Moodle 3.0 core!!

May 26th, 2015

Learning plans which allows better tracking of what your students need to know, are coming to be a part of core Moodle from the next Moodle version i.e. Moodle 3.0 based on the design used in Totara for learning plans.

The learning plan enables staff to see at a glance their progress against specific learning events and the whole plan. Read More

Moodle Mobile 1.14 released

May 1st, 2015

The official Moodle Mobile app is updated to a new version 1.14 which supports new features and improvements in Moodle 2.9. You can download the updated App for your android phone/tablet from this link and it will be updated for Apple and Windows platform soon. Read More

Moodle Developer Meeting on 21 April – Stay tuned

April 14th, 2015

Moodle developer meeting is scheduled to be held on 21 April 2015 for which the agenda will be to focus on changes in the upcoming Moodle 2.9 release with special attention paid to impact of these changes on community contributors and plugin authors. Read More

Demo of Moodle Mobile 2 available

April 2nd, 2015

In a recent post on Moodle forums, Moodle Mobile developer Juan Leyva posted good news about the official Moodle mobile app. According to the post, very soon (By June 2015) we will have Moodle Mobile 2. But as of now, he has released a demo version of the Moodle Mobile 2 which demonstrates the updated look and feel of the incoming second version of the application. Read More