Check out this Moodle Guidebook – Resource for #Moodle Teachers

July 13th, 2016

Maria Maherido, Physical Educator at Ministry of Education – Model Experimantal School of the University of Macedonia, Greece – shared a resource “Moodle Guidebook” for Moodle teachers based on  Moodle 2.9 version. Read More

Enrol users in a course after earning a badge using Badge enrolment plugin #MoodlePlugins #Moodle

December 14th, 2015

There may be situations when you want your students to enrol in a course only after passing the introductory course and earning a badge there.

Badge Enrolment plugin is another new plugin in the Moodle Plugins database extending the badge plugins set; which allows you to setup the enrollment criteria for your Moodle course such that the users can only enrol into a course when they have one or more required site badges. Read More

Essential theme updated with fixed bugs #MoodleThemes @gjbarnard

November 26th, 2015

Essential theme, which is among the most downloaded plugin in last 3 months on Moodle Plugins database, has been updated to a new version with fixed bugs and fixtures.

In a recent anouncement on Moodle forums, Gareth J Barnard has posted about the changes in the new version of the essential theme. The list of changes is as follows: Read More

Essential theme stable version released for Moodle 2.9

October 1st, 2015
Essential theme’s stable version 2.9.1 has been released for Moodle 2.9 by the current Maintainer Gareth J Barnard.
Essential theme which has been termed as the Safest theme in the Moodle forums, is a very popular theme and many site administrators are eagerly waiting for the release of a stable version so that they can upgrade their Moodle sites to Moodle 2.9 version.

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Essential BETA for Moodle 2.9 released!! Stable to be released by Sep End

September 14th, 2015

Essential theme which is among the most downloaded theme in the Moodle themes database, has been updated to another new Beta version by the maintainer Gareth J Barnard. The stable release for Moodle 2.9 can be released by the end of September .

In a recent forum thread on forums, Gareth announced the release of the new version with following fixes: Read More

Moodle 2.9 How To’s Best Practices Webinar Session by Remote-Learner

August 26th, 2015

Remote-Learner the company which was earlier a Moodle partner has shared a new webinar with whole Moodle community on Moodle 2.9 How To’s best practices. The video session is shared on Vimeo and it is worth watching of 55 minutes. Read More

Essential theme for Moodle 2.8 (stable) and 2.9 (beta) released!!!

July 25th, 2015

Essential theme which is one of the most downloaded in the Moodle themes database has been updated for Moodle 2.8 as a stable version with fixed bugs and Beta version for Moodle 2.9.

Essential theme which was originally developed by Julian Ridden and now maintained by Gareth J Barnard is downloaded more than 381K times from the Moodle plugins database and leads the total downloads stats in the last one year also. Read More

Webinar on Top 10 New Features in Moodle 2.9 by Lambda Solutions

July 21st, 2015

Lambda Solutions is conducting a live webinar on 30 July 2015 (10am PT, 11am MT, 12pm CT) on “Top 10 New Features in Moodle 2.9“.

Moodle 2.9, has come equipped with over 300 new and improved features which are designed to help you save time, save money, and deliver learning more efficiently; so join this webinar on July 30th to learn about the most useful features in Moodle 2.9 Read More

Moodle release highlights – Videos by MoodleHQ

May 17th, 2015

MoodleHQ has released the release highlights videos of Moodle 2.9 which includes the improvements and new features incorporated in the new version of Moodle.

You can watch the playlist on Youtube here: Read More