Teaching with MoodleMOOC August 2015 – Feedback and Actions

September 19th, 2015

Reflections from the participants comments submitted during “Teaching with Moodle” MOOC, which was just completed in the month of August 2015 successfully, are published on Moodle forums by Mary Cooch.

Here are some reflections based on participant comments as mentioned in the original forum thread: Read More

#MoodleTip – Automatically notify students about new resources in your course

September 19th, 2015

In a recent post on Moodle forums Mary Cooch the Community Educator at Moodle, has posted a nice tip with whole community about notifying the students in a course about new resources.

Often in Moodle forums many new Moodlers ask questions like: Is there a way students can be notified automatically when a new file is uploaded to their course?’ Read More

Moodle tips by @moodlefairy : Add sections and conditional questions to your quiz

May 22nd, 2015

Writing collaboratively in Moodle : Tips by Moodlefairy

April 1st, 2015

Mary Cooch (@Moodlefairy) once more posted some more tips about writing collaboratively in Moodle on the Moodle forums. She discussed pro’s and con’s of Wiki, group assignment with online text, linking to an online doc etc.

Few other Moodlers also posted their views about database and glossary activity and their usage in collaborative writing. Read More

Essay writing in Moodle: Tips by Moodlefairy

March 31st, 2015

In a recent post on Moodle.org forums the moodle community educator (@moodlefairy) psoted some nice tips about essay writing in Moodle where she has compared the different ways students can write and submit essays, and what are the pros and cons of each? Read More

Moodle 2.9 New Feature: “Time spent” as an activity completion condition

March 21st, 2015

In a recent post on Moodle.org forums Mary Cooch (@moodlefairy) the Community Educator on Moodle.org posted about the new feature in Moodle lessons activity.

In the new feature which will be available from Moodle 2.9 onwards you can restrict the lesson activity on time basis which means teachers will be able to set “time spent” as a completion condition for a Lesson. Read More