Best Student Information Systems In 2019: A SIS-LMS Match-Up Guide

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2019/sis/ By  Cristian T. Duque  – April 1, 2019 Student Information Systems (SIS) do not get the recognition they deserve. Sure, Learning Management Systems enable educators to build and measure powerful learning interventions. But on a more basic ground, SIS do the hard work of keeping academic and financial information in tune. The duties of a Student Information…

How will Moodle Workplace help improve Moodle Core? A message from our CEO

Source: https://moodle.com/moodle-workplace/how-will-moodle-workplace-help-improve-moodle-core-a-message-from-our-ceo/ Hopefully by now, you’ve heard of Moodle Workplace – our new product designed especially for learning and development in the workplace.  I want to take this opportunity to give you an insight into this new product, and how we will be managing it going forward. Contrary to how many think about it, Moodle Core (our…

Hiding profile fields using CSS

Recently a client asked me to hide some of the profile fields on their site. Just hiding the field, or even setting the field to disabled is pretty easy, because of the field ID. But in their case they did not only want the field hidden, they also wanted the associated label hidden as well.…

Emails from Moodle site marked as spam or not delivered to some domains

Source: https://turn-editing-on.blogspot.com/2019/03/emails-from-moodle-site-marked-as-spam-or-not-delivered-some-domains.html So you have cron working on your Moodle site but you have the annoying problem of emails from your site being marked as spam or not getting delivered at all to some email domains. For example, they might be delivered to a Gmail address (even if they’re going to the spam folder) but not to…

Moodle Analytics at UNESCO Mobile Learning Week

Moodle HQ’s Lead Data Scientist David Monllaó has been selected to present at the annual UNESCO conference Held annually at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, the Mobile Learning Week convenes education and technology experts from around the world to provide the educational community, governments and other education stakeholders an opportunity to discuss how powerful and affordable…

Lessons learned from the Learn Moodle MOOC

Source: https://moodle.com/all/lessons-learned-from-the-learn-moodle-mooc/ Moodle HQ’s popular twice-yearly MOOC, Learn Moodle Basics has just finished its latest run, using version 3.6 of Moodle to introduce new Moodlers to the exciting features of this open-source learning platform. But what happens once the virtual doors are closed and the participants wave goodbye with their certificates and completion badge? How…

Moodle Announces Moodle Workplace: The best of Moodle, fine-tuned for organisational learning

Source: https://moodle.com/moodle-workplace/moodle-announces-moodle-workplace/ The Australian company, with hundreds of millions of users worldwide, reveals a new solution for professional learning and development at the Learning Technologies conference in London. LONDON, UK  – Moodle, developer of the most-used learning platform software in the world, today officially introduces Moodle Workplace, a learning solution to support effective organisational training…

What is MoodleNet? The up and coming social media platform for Educators

Source: https://moodle.com/news/moodlenet-the-up-and-coming-social-media-platform-for-educators/ Published by  Júlia Verdaguer at  16/01/2019 We’re excited to announce the launch of MoodleNet in April 2019 – an open social media platform for educators. MoodleNet will connect educators worldwide and provide them with a space where they can curate and share resources, as well as collaborate to create collections of open educational assets. Today, we…