Learn How to manage Users in Moodle and Navigating through Moodle interface through these free Moodle Courses #Moodletraining

October 6th, 2016

New Moodle users coming from different background or due to their inexperience with Moodle interface often find it difficult to navigate around the Moodle pages. Moodle similar to other Learning Management Systems comes with its own learning curve which takes some time and patience to get used to it. Read More

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

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

Apply before it’s too late – Student’s application period started for Google Summer of Code 2016 #GSOC16

March 23rd, 2016

Google Summer of Code 2016 with Moodle is progressing well with a lot of students showing interest in participating in the GSoC16.

The last date for showing your interest and submitting your proposal is March 26. As of now a lot of students have shown their interest in participating in this year’s GSoC. The number of students showing interest in projects is as follows: Read More

Just In – Moodle Mobile app updated to a new version 2.9 @MoodleMobileapp #MoodleMobile

February 29th, 2016

The official Moodle Mobile app which has been pushed to new heights by the Mobile development team has been updated to a new version 2.9 today with new features, improvements and fixes.

The main features and improvements in the updated version are: Read More

Moodle Mobile 2.8 released with Online and Offline SCORM player #MoodleMobile

January 24th, 2016

The official Moodle Mobile app has been upgraded to a new version with additional features, improvements and fixed bugs. In a recent announcement, Juan Leyva the developer of official Moodle Mobile app posted about the released of the Moodle Mobile 2.8 version with a great new feature – SCORM Player for playing SCORM 1.2 pakages online and offline. 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

Moodle Google Summer of Code – GSoC 2015 students completed projects

September 8th, 2015

Moodle Google Summer of Code 2015 (#GSoC15) projects for the year 2015 are completed and submitted to the Moodle community by students Mihir Thakkar and Ramindu Deshapriya

Mihir implemented a new enrolment plugin Bulk meta course link that extends the features provided by the standard Course meta link plugin and allows the teacher to to link multiple courses in a single enrol instance. (See our previous coverage here.) Read More

Fullscreen toggle button for your Moodle site

May 22nd, 2015

Another new plugin added to the Moodle plugins directory named as “Fullscreen toggle button” which expands the content area by hiding all side blocks and make the central column fill the screen.  This is especially useful when viewing embedded videos and SCORM packages.

It supports all the themes which are based on bootstrapbase including the Clean theme are supported. The plugin is developed by Barry Oosthuizen, and maintained by The University of Nottingham. Read More

3 students selected for GSOC-2015 by Moodlers

April 30th, 2015

Moodle has selected three students during the Google Summer of Code 2015 for mentorship who will be working on Moodle projects over the next 3-4 months.

Congrats to Harindu Korala, Ramindu Deshapriya and Mihir Thakkar, who will be working on the projects in order to advance the most popular LMS. Read More