New Plugin – Embed the ChemCollective Virtual Lab problems using VlabEmbed

July 24th, 2015

Another plugin added to the Moodle plugins database this week is very beneficial for the chemistry teachers. It helps in embedding Chemcollective virtual lab problems using the Vlab Java applet.

It embeds any assigments (both local and global). This filter will replace links to a Vlab file (.xml) in [vlab]…[/vlab] block with a java applet that plays that ChemCollective Virtual Lab inline. Read More

New Plugin – Virtual Keyboard for TinyMCE

July 19th, 2015

One of the new plugins added to the Moodle Plugins database this week is Virtual Keyboard which is a small addon for the TinyMCE text editor.

The virtual keyboard plugin adds a very much required functionality i.e. if students get the keyboard in their local language it is a great help to them and their teachers or vice versa. It also  provides the capability to users with disability (who can’t use keyboard) to enter text in the Moodle’s text area. Read More

MoodleVR coming on 1st April, 2016

April 1st, 2015

In a recent announcement on Moodle forums, Martin Dougiamas posted about the future of education with Moodle VR, a powerful, multifaceted tool to help effective teaching and engaged learning.

I don’t know whether this is a fool’s day prank or really something is going on about using  VR in moodle. Read More