User report

Yesterday a client contacted me about some users. They needed to check each of the users in turn to see what they had been doing on the site. Some of these users were in cohorts while others were not. If the user was in a cohort, they also wanted to know the cohort name.  …

Moodle Office Integration: Pawn Sacrifice At The LMS Chessboard?

Source: Moodle Office Integration: Pawn Sacrifice At The LMS Chessboard? | Moodle News A young (and ongoing) discussion on Microsoft Office integration within Moodle, taking place on the Moodle Forums, is starting to look like a new instance of that old battle between two eternally clashing ideologies. The twist here is that, if the two do not concede…

Essentials theme updated

The Essentials theme has gone through another round of updates for Moodle 2.9, 3.0 and 3.1. Click on the link below to read the original post post from Gareth J Barnard at Moodle.org – https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=347281#p1400785   M2.9 – V2.9.1.23: https://moodle.org/plugins/pluginversion.php?id=13208 M3.0 – V3.0.1.16: https://moodle.org/plugins/pluginversion.php?id=13209 M3.1 – V3.1.1.8 : https://moodle.org/plugins/pluginversion.php?id=13210 M2.9 – V2.9.1.23: – FIX: Issue #794: Hidden…

SCORM full page width using Current window

When it comes to SCORM content, you have two options – Popup or Current window. As a rule we pretty much always use the Popup option, because it gives us the biggest viewing area for our content. I was asked recently if it would be possible to open the SCORM activity in a new tab,…

Moodle Tutorial: Uploading a SCORM package (from Articulate Storyline) | Webmaster Tips

Source: Moodle Tutorial: Uploading a SCORM package (from Articulate Storyline) | Webmaster Tips How do you embed presentation and quiz material made in eLearning authoring tools like Articulate, Wimba, Captivate, iSpring, etc. into Moodle? How does the SCORM format work? How can you integrate it all with your Moodle gradebook? Using Articulate Storyline as the…

#Moodle OER – Build students Vocabulary using the Frayer model by using this database preset @kennibc

Source: #Moodle OER – Build students Vocabulary using the Frayer model by using this database preset @kennibc – Moodle World   Chris Kenniburg – the developer of one of the most appreciated Moodle theme – Pioneer,  has shared the Open Educational Resource from their School’s Moodle site. The database preset shared on Moodle.net will help…

mylearningspace Videos

  I come across this YouTube channel from http://www.mylearningspace.com.au    with a whole host of Moodle 3.x videos. You can check out their channel here. Login – This video demonstrates Login for Moodle 3.x   Navigation – This video demonstrates Navigation for Moodle 3.x   Course categories – This video demonstrates Course categories for Moodle 3.x   Course creation…

Notifications module

Recently I made a few changes to the Scheduler module. These changes were really part 1 of a two-part change requested by my client. The second part of the project involved the sending of notifications to users. Once a schedule and slots had been created, the users needed to be notified that they could book themselves into…