How to record students attendance in Moodle course #MoodleTips

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/how-to-record-students-attendance-in-moodle/ Are you still recording the students attendance using a paper chart?or else Do you record attendance in Excel sheet? Do you know that you can record students attendance in Moodle? Recording the attendance in Moodle will give you many advantages over the traditional paper chart method like: You can easily see a students attendance…

Your Plugin Risks Deletion In Europe! Urgent GDPR Advice For Moodle Developers

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/your-plugin-risks-deletion-in-europe-urgent-gdpr-advice-for-moodle-developers/ “Europe” by Tristan Ferne is licensed under CC BY 2.0 While Moodle HQ prepares to make the core of the open source LMS compliant with the soon-to-be-enforced General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by the European Commission, little attention has been given to the implications for Moodle plugins and third-party services. That is, until Moodle HQ’s Andrew Nicols started a Moodle Forum…

Books in Moodle: more than just words and pictures!

Source: https://moodle.com/education/books-moodle-just-words-pictures/ If you’re using Moodle for teaching or training, we’d love you to make the most of its collaborative features, engaging students to learn together in the spirit of its social constructionist roots. But that doesn’t mean Moodle has no place for static files, documents, videos: on the contrary, Moodle’s easy drag and drop option…

How Moodle Stays Ahead Of The Curve In Data Protection

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/how-moodle-stays-ahead-of-the-curve-in-data-protection/ “Protect” by Garry Knight is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Cybersecurity is the fastest rising concern across IT departments everywhere, and it has a special place for administrators of schools, colleges, and other learning organizations. But if your organization’s learning platform runs on Moodle, you might have less to worry about. Recently, Moodle HQ…

What’s coming in Moodle 3.5 – the next LTS version of Moodle

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/whats-coming-in-moodle-3-5-the-next-lts-version-of-moodle/ FacebookTwitterGoogle+ Moodle 3.5 is the next upcoming major version of the Moodle LMS. It is scheduled to be released in the second week of May 2018.  Like each major version release, every new Moodle version is packed with many new features and improvements. So, Moodle 3.5 will also unleash many new cutting edge features…

Don’t Be ‘square,’ Try This Radical Moodle Theme

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/dont-be-square-try-this-radical-moodle-theme/ https://moodle.org/plugins/theme_squared Moodler Gareth Barnard partnered up with David Bogner on a new to update the theme: “square,” perhaps one of the Barnard’s boldest theme creations. The Moodle Theme has awoken after a long hiatus to become Moodle 3+ compatible. To understand “square” and how it deviates from what is usually found in Moodle, the theme’s description offers a glimpse into the creators’…

How to enroll users automatically in a Moodle course upon completion of other course

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/how-to-enrol-users-automatically-in-moodle-course-upon-completion-other-course-moodletips/ FacebookTwitterGoogle+ Moodle is the only one completely open source learning management system which can be expanded through Moodle plugins to meet any feature. The architecture of Moodle is designed to easily extend the functionality by the means of Moodle plugins. It’s also clear from the name Modular Object Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. At present Moodle plugins directory has more than…

Check out the first major release of Fordson theme for 2018

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/check-out-the-first-major-release-of-fordson-theme-for-2018-moodlethemes/ Fordson theme is one of the most popular and free Moodle theme which is continuously improved and supported. It is one of the most loved Moodle theme based on Bootstrap 4 framework. It is among one of the top 10 most downloaded Moodle themes. Chris Kenniburg – the developer behind this popular theme is…

Let’s edit your Moodle course in minutes!

Source: https://moodle.com/2018/02/02/lets-edit-moodle-course-minutes/ Are you a teacher or have a teacher role in a Moodle course? If you are, did you know that you can easily add to and adapt materials to help your learners? Recent versions of Moodle have streamlined Moodle’s editing features, making them more accessible and working well on different browsers and screen sizes.…

How to upload PowerPoint files in your Moodle Course? #MoodleTips

Source: https://www.moodleworld.com/how-to-upload-powerpoint-presentation-files-in-your-moodle-course/ Microsoft PowerPoint is the most popular tool for creating and delivering presentations. PowerPoint files are mainly used for sharing information and reports in online classes. The alternative software’s for Microsoft PowerPoint includes LibreOffice’s Impress and Apple’s Keynote. But how do you upload PowerPoint presentations in your Moodle course? Earlier, I have shared a presentation…