Progress Bar Block updated for Moodle 2.9

May 19th, 2015

Progress Bar block, the most downloaded block in the Moodle plugins database is upgraded for  Moodle 2.9. Progress bar block is very well maintained block by the maintainer Michael de Raadt and is downloaded more than 143k times.

Progress bar block is a time management tool for all the teachers and their students. Some of the salient features of progress bar block are: Read More

Measures real time students activity: Timestat Block

March 23rd, 2015

TimeStat block is a plugin maintained by Łukasz Sanokowski, which can measure the real time activity of students and the time is increased only when Moodle tab is active in student’s browser window.

Measured activity time is incremented only when Moodle tab in web browser is active (it is done via Javascript). It also allows to check time spent in each module separately. Read More

Moodle 2.9 New Feature: “Time spent” as an activity completion condition

March 21st, 2015

In a recent post on forums Mary Cooch (@moodlefairy) the Community Educator on posted about the new feature in Moodle lessons activity.

In the new feature which will be available from Moodle 2.9 onwards you can restrict the lesson activity on time basis which means teachers will be able to set “time spent” as a completion condition for a Lesson. Read More