How can Moodle’s Gradebook improve the platform’s usability for teachers?

Source: https://moodle.com/2018/01/05/can-moodles-gradebook-improve-platforms-usability-teachers/ January 5, 2018 Did you know each course in Moodle has its own gradebook which can be accessed from the grades link in the navigation drawer? The gradebook contains the grades for each student in the course. By default, students and teachers can see this link and students can use it to can access…

Moodle in 2032: The past, present and future of the world’s most popular LMS

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/moodle-in-2032-the-past-present-and-future-of-the-worlds-most-popular-lms/ As Moodle celebrates its 15th birthday, I’m thrilled to see the community which I originally found to be so inviting, vibrant, and exciting to be a part of, has only continued to grow and evolve into one of the largest education focused communities in the world. Over the last decade, I’ve witnessed a lot of change in Moodle…

We talk all things gamification with Moodle HQ’s Adrian Greeve! 

Source: We talk all things gamification with Moodle HQ’s Adrian Greeve! – Moodle.com   We talk all things gamification with Moodle HQ’s Adrian Greeve! December 22, 2017 We’ve heard a lot about Gamification of learning as an educational approach to motivate students to learn by using video game design and game elements in learning environments.…

Using Video for Learning: New eLearning Guild Research

Source: https://www.learningsolutionsmag.com/articles/2537/using-video-for-learning-new-elearning-guild-research by Stephen Haskin DECEMBER 13, 2017 “Video use is now common; the report provides insights into this use, and also gives readers a basis for comparing their use to the ways others are using video for learning.” There’s no question that video for eLearning is becoming mainstream. Just how mainstream is it? Who is making…

Moodle and NetBeans

I have been using NetBeans while for a while now as my IDE of choice, specifically when writing code for Moodle. The one thing I don’t do, is spend a lot of time customising the IDE. The one thing I did pick up though was creating shortcuts – like the ones you would use in…

MoodleNews EdTech Labs: Hard Moodle Data Edition 

Source: MoodleNews EdTech Labs: Hard Moodle Data Edition | Moodle News “The *HARD* pod.” by Jason Riedy is licensed under CC BY 2.0 See previous editions of MoodleNews EdTech Labs here. If you own a sizable Moodle site that’s been gathering data about student behavior for a while, what can you do with such rich…

Add close button to SCORM

Yesterday a client ask me for a small change to the Moodle SCORM activity. They create their SCORM content using Storyline and load it using a popup window. Once the activity has been completed, a standard message as below is shown to the user. This requires a user to click the X in the top…

How to add stack overflow like forum discussions in Moodle?

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/how-to-add-stack-overflow-like-forum-discussions-in-moodle/   Stack Overflow is one of the largest most trusted online community for developers. It features questions and answers on a range of topics in computer programming. Have you ever thought of adding similar forum threads in Moodle? Today, I am going to show you how to add stack overflow type forums in Moodle.…