Interested in Learning Analytics – Check out: Completing the Loop Handbook for Educators and Learning Analytics Specialists

October 12th, 2016

Learning Analytics is the measurement, collection, reporting and analysis of the data about learners and contexts for understanding & optimizing the learning environment. Australian Government Office for Learning and Teaching has shared a handbook for educators and learning analytics specialists titled – “Completing the Loop : Returning Meaningful Learning Analytic Data to Teachers“. Read More

Get ready for a night long Moodle conference – iMoot 2016 Mini Moot is coming in November #imoot16mm

September 21st, 2016

Are you not able to attend the MoodleMoot events happening in your country or closeby due to your busy schedule? Do you want to increase your Moodle network presence? Then get ready for a full day 24 hours long fully online Moodle conference – iMoot 2016 Mini Moot, where you can showcase your Moodle skills right from your home/office table. Read More

Train your teachers using this experiential Moodle training environment – Verve Ed @VerveEd #MoodleTraining

September 19th, 2016

Have you faced the challenge of training your teachers about using Moodle and then validate it? Have you faced the lack of interest from teachers about online teaching with Moodle? Here is a new online training platform – Verve Ed, which provides Moodle training and assessment solutions which gives you a quantitative guarantee of your educators proficiency in using Moodle. Read More

Happy Birthday Moodle!! Our beloved LMS turns 14 now #Happybirthday #Moodle

August 22nd, 2016

Our beloved LMS Moodle is now 14 years old yesterday. The journey started back on 20th August 2002 with the release of Moodle 1.0 which is marked as the official birthday of this awesome open source LMS. Read More

Presentation – Comparing Learning Management systems: Google Classroom vs Moodle

August 3rd, 2016

David Brooks, Associate Professor at Kitasato University, Sagamihara, Japan delivered his presentation over the comparison between the two major Learning Management systems – Google Classroom and Moodle LMS during the Global Learn 2016 Conference in Limerick, Ireland. Read More

#Moodle plugins database now having more than 1200 plugins – #GreatCommunity

June 10th, 2016

Moodle, the most popular open source LMS on the earth, has again proven why it is so much popular among the educationists from all over the world. Now, Moodle plugins database has got more than 1200 plugins contributed by the efforts of the Great Moodle community consisting of individuals, Moodle partners and other organizations. Read More

Show wordpress posts on your Moodle site using WordPress Feed block #MoodlePlugins

June 6th, 2016

WordPress, the most popular open source CMS based on PHP and MySQL is widely used by more than 26.4% of all websites over the globe. Many institutes, corporates, universities who are using Moodle as their Learning Management System (LMS) are using WordPress as their frontend Content Management System (CMS). Read More

BigBlueButton 1.0 released with new polling, emoticons and improved video dock @bigbluebutton

May 18th, 2016

BigBlueButton, the most popular open source web conferencing system for online learning, has been updated to a new version 1.0 with improved features.

In a recent announcement on the BigBlueButton project blog, the BBN team announced the release of the new stable version after testing the beta version for more than 6 months. Read More

Update – Moodle at Open University – Ten years and onwards @OpenUniversity #Moodle #JennyMGrey

April 27th, 2016

Earlier this month we have shared the presentation by Jenny Gray – Head of Centre of Excellence (Technical), IT Architecture at Open University about the journey of Open University with Moodle in last decade.

The keynote speech delivered by Jenny Gray during the MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16) is available online and is embedded below: Read More

Interview with Martin and Phillip Miller – Blackboard Partnership with #Moodle #Blackboard

April 23rd, 2016

Since last month when Blackboard Inc. was announced as the latest Moodle Partner (as covered in this post), many community members were excited about the future of Moodle as well as open source initiative taken by Blackboard and the impacts of this Blackboard partnership with Moodle. Read More