Moodle 2.7 Students presentation by Blackboard #Moodle2.7

November 26th, 2015

Blackboard has published a concise guide to using Moodle for students based on Moodle 2.7. The presentation covers the basic overview of Moodle, accessing courses, navigating to a course, moodle tools, and resources.

The guide is a very good resource for students to introduce them to Moodle and meddling around Moodle. It covers all basics items of Moodle like editing profile, participating in forums, taking quizzes and assignment and participants in the Moodle course. Read More

Moodle 2.7 faculty presentation by BlackBoard #Moodle2.7

November 17th, 2015

BlackBoard has shared the Moodle 2 faculty presentation based on Moodle 2.7 on slideshare. The presentation is a very basic reference guide for teachers/faculty to have a basic understanding about Moodle.

The presentation covers the very basic aspects of Moodle like what is a course, what is an activity, course layout, introduction to various Moodle activities and then goes to advanced topics like rubrics, gradebook course management, assigning roles etc. Read More

Convert your Book resource into SCORM package

November 3rd, 2015

Here is a small 2 minute video to show you how to convert your content in the Moodle Book resource into a SCORM 1.2 package using the Document Scormification Ninja service.

You need to first export your book resource to IMS package and then upload it onto the Scormification Ninja service servers, choose the settings appropriately and download it as a SCORM 1.2 package. Read More

New Plugin: Course Description

May 28th, 2015

Course description plugin is also added to the Moodle plugins database in this week which displays the course name and the course description on the course page (at the location where it is placed).

The course description module enables text and multimedia to be inserted into the course page in between links to other resources and activities. Course descriptions are very versatile and can help to improve the appearance of a course if used thoughtfully. 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

Lightbox Gallery updated for Moodle 2.8

April 16th, 2015

Lightbox Gallery is a resource plugin which allows you to create ‘Lightbox’ enabled image galleries within your Moodle course is updated to support Moodle 2.8 version.

As a course teacher, you are able to create, edit and delete galleries. Small thumbnails will then be generated, which are used for the thumbnail view of the gallery. Clicking on any of the thumbnails brings that image into focus, and allows you to scroll through the gallery at your leisure. Read More

Mass Actions block updated to version 1.1.3

April 2nd, 2015

In a recent update to the popular mass action block few minor bugs are fixed and released in the Moodle plugins database. In the recent update the block was updated to support all the course formats as earlier only weekly and topics format were supported. Read More

4 ways to use Youtube with Moodle

April 2nd, 2015

Youtube videos can be a good educational resource in any Moodle course. Teachers can use the youtube videos in their educational courses to enhance and develop their students’ understanding.

Here are 4 ways to use Youtube and Moodle in teaching about major historical events: Read More

MoodleMoot Moldova 2015 started today

March 30th, 2015

MoodleMoot Moldova 2015, which was scheduled to be held in Chisinau, capital of Moldova from 30 March to 03 April 2015, started today under the patronage of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Moldova.

MoodleMoot Moldova in 2015 is organized around workshops and examples of good technical practice, teaching and pedagogical. “MoodleMoot Moldova” is an annual event as its main objective the exchange of experiences between users of e-learning platform Moodle. Read More