Designing Moodle Courses for Mobile – Infographic by Lewis Carr @lewiscarr

July 20th, 2016

Lewis Carr (CEO and Founder of AdaptiVLE Ltd), has shared a nice infographic prepared for the MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16) about designing Moodle courses for Mobile. The infographic is self explanatory and contains brief step by step instructions for creating a mobile friendly course with Moodle. Read More

#MootIEUK16 – From Itch to Integration by Davo Smith @davosmith

June 2nd, 2016

Davo Smith, Senior Developer from Synergy Learning shared his presentation over the topic “From Itch to Integration” – How new features are added in Moodle, during the MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16).

Many times while using Moodle, we often feel the need of new features which are not there in Moodle. The Pecha Kucha presentation by Davo Smith is all about the process of  integrating these features requests into Moodle core. Read More

Moodle HQ coming up with MOOC hosting service – Moodle Academy #MoodleAcademy

May 25th, 2016

Moodle HQ is ready to launch a centralized MOOC hosting platform – Moodle Academy, ran and hosted by Moodle very soon, may be in June 2016. Moodle Academy will allow you to try out MOOC’s without worrying about the technical infrastructure for such short courses. It will be provided as a SaaS platform. Read More

#MootIEUK16 Keynote speech by Fiona Strawbridge – Scaling up and branching out – from Totality to Connectivity

April 29th, 2016

Fiona Strawbridge, Head of Digital Education at University College London, UCL has presented her keynote speech during the MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUk2016) over the topic – “Scaling up and Branching out – from Totality to Connectivity”. 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

Use Moodle Mobile activity to view live choice results in real time #MootIEUK16 @ghenrick

April 18th, 2016

Since the inception of technology in teaching, the trends are changing on a daily basis. Now a days many teachers and lecturers use student response systems and clickers to add some real-time interaction during the lecture or presentation. Read More

Let the students ask silly questions in forums using User Disguise feature – coming in #Moodle3.1

April 16th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 will bring a lot of new features along with the stability of being an LTS version. One of the new features named “User Disguise” which will be useful for students as well as teachers in Role Playing, Games, Disguised discussions etc. Read More

The road ahead for Moodle – Keynote speech by Martin Dougiamas #MootIEUK16

April 15th, 2016

Martin Dougiamas, the founder & CEO of Moodle, presented the future roadmap of Moodle in the keynote speech during the recently concluded MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16).

During the speech, Martin Dougiamas touched upon the different strings attached to the Moodle project like MoodleCloud, Moodle Users Association, and changes in future versions of Moodle. Read More

Moodle Mobile SCORM Player presentation by Juan Leyva & Daniel Palou #MootIEUK16 @moodlemobileapp

April 12th, 2016

Juan Leyva (Official Moodle Mobile App developer) along with Daniel Palou has presented about “Moodle Mobile SCORM 1.2 Player” during the recently concluded MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16). The capability to play the SCORM packages in the Mobile App was introduced in Moodle Mobile 2.8 version with online and offline packages. Read More

Ways of tracking progress in Moodle by Rebecca Barrington #MootIEUK16 @BBarrington

April 7th, 2016

Rebecca Barrington shared her presentation delivered during the MoodleMoot Ireland UK 2016 (#MootIEUK16) on the topic “Ways of tracking progress in Moodle”.

The presentation covers about tracking the progress of students in your Moodle course through core functions and other third party plugins. She also shows how to use the gradebook as a simple progress tracker for units of work or a more detailed tracker for all assessed elements of a course. Read More