GSoC 2016 Update – Moodle continues to carry the legacy of open source projects through 4 successful projects #Moodle #GSoC16

October 12th, 2016

The results of Google Summer of Code – GSoC 2016 are announced and Moodle has actively contributed with 4 successful projects. The Moodle community developers mentored the aspiring students through Google Summer of Code (GSoC) program since 2006. Read More

Generate Plugins Skeleton before starting development using this new Moodle plugin by Alexandru Elisei – GSOC #MoodleDev #gsoc16

September 15th, 2016

Get Set – Next Moodle Developer meeting on 8th September #moodledev

August 25th, 2016

Get ready for participating in the next General Moodle developer meeting on 8th September, 2016 13:00 UTC. Moodle Developer Meeting is an open forum for all people around the world who are interested in Moodle development. So, if you are a Moodle developer then you can also join the meeting and share your inputs. 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

Wants to work for Moodle – Check out these careers options with Moodle HQ #MoodleJobs

March 5th, 2016

If you are also among those persons who wants to create something more meaningful for millions across the globe then working for Moodle HQ might be one of your dream.

Moodle HQ is the best place for work if you are passionate about education, openness, innovation and having a true grit. Read More

Moodle is participating in Google Summer of Code for tenth time – GSoC 2016 #GSoC16 #Moodle

March 1st, 2016

Moodle is going to participate in the Google Summer of Code 2016 #GSoc16 for the tenth time. The GSoC program is run by Google and it pays students to work on open source projects under the mentorship of existing developers. Read More

Deploy your site settings, plugins, language packs on other Moodle site using Moodle Flavours plugin

December 7th, 2015

Moodle Flavours is  a plugin which was initially developed as a part of the GSoC 2011 under the mentorship of Michael de Raadt. The good news for all Moodle site administrators is that now you can download all the settings done for a Moodle site including the plugins installed, language pack and language customization into a compressed file and deploy them onto another Moodle site. Read More

Moodle Google Summer of Code – GSoC 2015 students completed projects

September 8th, 2015

Moodle Google Summer of Code 2015 (#GSoC15) projects for the year 2015 are completed and submitted to the Moodle community by students Mihir Thakkar and Ramindu Deshapriya

Mihir implemented a new enrolment plugin Bulk meta course link that extends the features provided by the standard Course meta link plugin and allows the teacher to to link multiple courses in a single enrol instance. (See our previous coverage here.) Read More

GSOC 2015 update – Moorsp Plagiarism Plugin for Moodle by Dan Marsden and Ramindu Deshpriya

August 18th, 2015

In a recent update on the GSOC-2015 projects for Moodle, Ramindu Deshapriya has submitted his work to the Project mentor Dan Marsden on Moorsp Plagiarism plugin.

The Moorsp plugin provides automated Behat and Unit tests for the core Moodle [Plagiarism_API]. Ramindu completed functions to leverage the plagiarism API and implemented behat and unit tests to cover these functions. The plugin uses the new [Event_2 Events API] instead of the older legacy log like the existing plagiarism plugins currently provide. Read More

3 students selected for GSOC-2015 by Moodlers

April 30th, 2015

Moodle has selected three students during the Google Summer of Code 2015 for mentorship who will be working on Moodle projects over the next 3-4 months.

Congrats to Harindu Korala, Ramindu Deshapriya and Mihir Thakkar, who will be working on the projects in order to advance the most popular LMS. Read More