#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

Assign mentors easily using the Mentors-Mentees block #MoodlePlugins

December 1st, 2015

Mentor-Mentees block is a new plugin in the moodle plugins database which allows you to assign mentors to students in a user friendly manner.

The process of assigning mentors to the mentees is a very user friendly process. Moreover, By using this block, parents, tutors, or other “helpers” are able to track the progress of particular students across multiple course including feedback, grades and submission etc. Read More

Presentation – Configurable Reports as a Learning Analytics Tool by Elizabeth Dalton #iMoot15

October 30th, 2015

Elizabeth Dalton, the LMS admin in Granite State College United States has presented in the iMoot 2015 (#imoot15) about using the “Configurable Reports plugin as a learning analytics tool”.

Configurable reports plugin is a block maintained by Juan Leyva, and is a block to create custom reports without SQL knowledge by teachers and students. 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

New Plugin – Monitor events on your Moodle site using Events Graphic Report plugin

August 10th, 2015

Another new plugin added to the Moodle plugins database is a very nice report tool for all the Moodle Administrators as it adds nice chart reports to monitor events happening on your moodle. It retrieve the log data and generate charts using google charts API. Read More

New plugin – One tool for all CSV based approaches – Global CSV feeding for Moodle

July 19th, 2015

Another plugin updated recently on the Moodle plugins database is the Global CSV feeding for Moodle which concentrates on all CSV based approaches for feeding massively Moodle with initializations as courses, users, and enrollments, completing all existing mechanisms with missing parts (cron automation, failure reports, tryback files, archiving, CSV files repository and selection, instant upload and run). Read More

10 useful reports in Moodle to track the learners activities

July 1st, 2015

Here is a nice infographic by Commlab india which shows the reports available inside the core Moodle to track the learners activities and helps the training managers to track the performance of the learners and outcomes of the training. Read More

More reports added to the Ad-Hoc Query Contributed Reports page

June 22nd, 2015

We have earlier covered the Useful SQL queries in the past and now few more queries are added to the Ad-hoc contributed reports page by Elizabeth Dalton to provide learning analytics at the iMoot 2015.

The newly added reports includes: Read More

Report Builder tool coming to Moodle

May 25th, 2015

Among the new features currently under development, one of the most important is the inbuilt report builder tool which allow users to generate reports that combine information from logs and other source (activities, courses, users, etc.).

The benefits of the report builder will be: Read More

Analytics Graph block updated for Moodle 2.9

May 19th, 2015

Analytics graph block which generates graphs intended to facilitate pedagogical decisions is upgraded to be compatible for Moodle 2.9 along with some fixed bugs and fixes.

The analytics graph block is a development tool for the collection, measurement, analysis and educational data report so that teachers can determine the best teaching strategies for their different students. Read More