Moodle Community Interview with Justin Hunt – The PoodLL guy #Moodle @MoodleWorld

September 2nd, 2016

Recently during the launch of PoodLL 3, I got a chance to interview Justin Hunt who is popularly known as the PoodLL guy where I asked him a lot of questions over PoodLL, Moodle and his future vision in his already fully packed schedule. Read More

PoodLL 3 released with big changes and transformed business model #Moodle @poodllguy

August 30th, 2016

PoodLL 3 is released recently by Justin Hunt popularly known as the PoodLL guy with a lot of big changes and a change of the business model. The new version of the PoodLL is the latest iteration of PoodLL for Moodle 3.1 with major changes. Read More

Interesting discussion going on about Pluggable Audio/Video players in Moodle #Moodlecommunity

August 25th, 2016

There is an interesting discussion going on in Moodle developers forums right now about introducing pluggable audio video players in Moodle instead of a single player so that the site administrators can choose which players suits best for their purpose. Read More

Check out the demo of PoodLL 3 – Releasing Soon #Moodle @poodllguy

July 26th, 2016

Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy) who is the developer of most popular and favorite Moodle plugins like PoodLL, Generico Filter, Video Easy, Read Aloud etc has done it again with a brand new version of the PoodLL plugin for Moodle i.e. PoodLL 3. The new version is not yet released but it is expected soon. Read More

Last date extended for submitting your presentation proposal for MoodleMoot New Zealand #mootnzx

July 20th, 2016

Call for submitting your presentation proposals for the upcoming MoodleMoot New Zealand 2016 (#MootNZX) has been extended till this Month end which means that now you can submit your presentation proposal before 31st July 2016. Read More

Submit your presentation proposals for #iMoot16 before 12th May

May 10th, 2016

The last date for submitting your presentation proposals for the upcoming iMoot 2016 (#iMoot16) is 12th May. So if you are interested in presenting during the 2016 iMoot, then please submit your presentation proposals soon.

iMoot 2016 (#iMoot16) is scheduled to start from 26th May 05AM (UTC+8) upto 29th May 05AM. You need to create an account at the #iMoot16 website before submitting your presentation proposal. Read More

HRDNZ to conduct Introduction to Moodle Development course for Moodle Developers #Moodledev #MoodleBites

February 17th, 2016

HRDNZ, the Moodle partner from New Zealand has announced the scheduled dates for their upcoming course on Introduction to Moodle Development as a part of their MoodleBites series of online courses.

In a recent announcement on Moodle Forums, Stuart Mealor has posted about the feedback required from Moodle Community members in finalizing the outline for the course. Read More

Test your students reading fluency using the Read Aloud plugin by Justin Hunt @poodllguy #MoodlePlugins

February 16th, 2016

Now you can test the reading fluency of your students in terms of Words Correct per Minute (WCPM) score by using the Read Aloud plugin which is developed by Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy).

Read Aloud plugin allows the teacher to assign a reading passage and the student is required to record themselves reading the passage aloud. The teacher can later grade passages via the online interface and the student can see both their scores and the words that were marked as incorrectly spoken. The teacher can optionally enable a TTS(Text to Speech)  feature that allows the student to hear the correct pronunciation of the word. Read More

Loving Generico Filter – watch out for this Generico filter showcase #MoodlePlugins

December 20th, 2015

Generico Filter is a very popular plugin in the Moodle plugins database which can do amazing things in your Moodle course by usage of text and code snippets.

Generico filter can be used to create different ad-hoc template purposes where writing a new plugin would be overkill, or just for re-using common pieces of text. It can be used to centralise and manage the embedding of iframe content from video hosting services, and educational app providers. Read More

Generico Filter updated for Moodle 3.0 with ability to add more templates #MoodlePlugins

December 18th, 2015

Generico Filter has been updated to a new version compatible for Moodle 3.0 and having the ability to add more than 20 templates.

Generico Filter is developed by Justin Hunt and is a very popular plugin to create templates of code snippets and text that can be inserted into Moodle text areas. Read More