Global Search in Moodle 3.1 from Developers perspective #Moodle 3.1

May 13th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 is just about to release in next days and is now having 96% of QA tests passed out of total 528 issues; contains a lot of new and interesting features like Global Search, Competency Based Education and many more. (Read 14 interesting new features coming in Moodle 3.1).

But how these features will impact the Moodle Plugins developers especially features like Global Search. In the recently concluded Moodle Developers Meeting on 11th May 2016, Eric Merrill – Moodle system administrator for Oakland University and Maintainer of many Moodle plugins shared the presentations about the impact of Global search in Moodle core. Read More

Moodle 3.1 QA testing will start by this weekend #Moodle3.1

April 26th, 2016

Moodle 3.1, the next LTS version and much awaited release of Moodle LMS is under continuous integration period and the QA testing for the same will commence by this weekend.

UPDATE – Just now, Helen Foster has announced the commencement of QA testing from today onwards for a three week period as Moodle 3.1 is due for release in four weeks from now.

In a recent update, Eloy Lafuente posted about the updates on Moodle 3.1 features integration. The most important topics which I would like to highlight here are: Read More

Moodle announces GSoC participants #GSoC #Summerofcode #Moodle

April 25th, 2016

Moodle HQ has announced the students who will be participating under Google Summer of Code (GSoC) 2016 and working on Moodle projects this summer. Google has allotted 4 slots of projects to Moodle which were filled after reviewing and evaluating the students proposals to select the best applications. Read More

Top 14 awesome features coming in Moodle 3.1 #Moodle #Moodle3.1

April 15th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 which is scheduled to be released in May 2016 is packed with a lot of rich new features for teachers, students and administrators. The new features are designed to help you save time and deliver online learning more efficiently.

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Applications to GSOC 2015 closing on 27 March

March 25th, 2015

If you are an existing student and aspiring developer then you can apply for the Google Summer of Code 2015. We have covered the GSOC the application details and previous projects in this post. Read More

Moodle participating in Google Summer of Code-2015 for the 9th time

March 4th, 2015

Our beloved Moodle project is again participating in the Google Summer of Code-2015 (GSOC-2015) for the 9th time. GSOC program is a good initiative which motivates the students to participate in the open source projects under the mentorship of existing developers and earn some stipend for their time and effort also. Read More