Restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection using this plugin #Moodleplugins

August 22nd, 2016

Recently we have posted about the Stash block plugin for Moodle which is an awesome plugin to add gamification to your Moodle course. Now, Frédéric Massart & Adrian Greeve came up with another new Stash plugin which can be used to restrict access to course activities based on items in students stash collection. Read More

Check out this awesome plugin to find broken links in your #Moodle site

July 26th, 2016

Brendan Heywood, Moodle Developer at Catalyst IT, developed an awesome plugin Link crawler robot focused for helping the Moodle site administrators in identifying and fixing the broken links, slow and large links from a student perspective. Read More

Add #gamification to your #Moodle course using the Stash Block @MoodlePlugins

July 18th, 2016

Stash is a new block plugin for Moodle which add an inventory of items to your course and let your students find items by exploring the activities. Stash block allows you to introduce some gamification in your Moodle course to encourage more interaction. Read More

Learning Analytics tools available in Moodle #MoodleResearch #MoodleWorld

October 26th, 2015

In the recent plugins usage survey conducted by Moodle HQ, the statistics collected shows the usage of different learning analytics tools available in Moodle. There are a number of reports, blocks and other plugins for Moodle that provide learning analytics. Some are standard plugins (part of the standard distribution) and some are third-party plugins (available from the Plugins Directory). 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 – Student Folder allows students to upload files

September 9th, 2015

Another new plugin added to the Moodle plugins database is Student Folder which allows the students to upload documents which can be made visible by teachers. 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

DUK-Reminder – Block to send reminders for different tasks

May 10th, 2015

DUK-reminder is a simple block to send out reminders to your students from within the course like course completion. It can be send out to the selected users in a course and should remind them to finish certain tasks like course completion based upon criteria defined for course completion. Read More

Quickmail block updated for Moodle 2.8

April 17th, 2015

Quickmail is a block which provides selective, bulk emailing within courses is now updated for Moodle 2.7 & 2.8 versions.

Some salient features of the Quickmail block are: Read More

Essay writing in Moodle: Tips by Moodlefairy

March 31st, 2015

In a recent post on 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