Top LMS tip: Fix formatting issues to create great course activity content

Source: http://blog.howtomoodle.com/top-lms-tip-fix-formatting-issues-to-create-great-course-activity-content Do you struggle to format your content in Books within your Moodle or Totara Learn site? You may find that you are copying your existing content from your word-processed documents into the editor, only to find its formatting looks wrong or your images are missing from the page once your book has been saved and…

What is a Learning Plan in Totara Learn and how to use it

Source: What is a Learning Plan in Totara Learn and how to use it by Jamie Biddulph on | Aug 09, 2017 | learning plans, Totara | 0 comments Learning plans are a great feature of Totara Learn and can be used in many ways to enhance the LMS experience for learners and managers to communicate progress. Learning plans can include…

Moodle vs TotaraLMS: A Comparison One Year After The Fork | Moodle News

Source: Moodle vs TotaraLMS: A Comparison One Year After The Fork | Moodle News By Iris Vermeren, Channel Marketing Manager, Totara Learning In 2015, when it was announced that TotaraLMS would fork their code, MoodleNews.com posted a comparison of Moodle vs Totara. Now, a year later, we thought it was high time to give an update as to…

One click reporting

Reporting is an essential part of any training. This is especially true in the case of training where all the employees or students are required to complete the course. Moodle provides some standard reports that cater for most users needs. Totara on the other hand has an additional Report Builder that allows for even more…

Managing users in a course using groups

We had to create a course for a client containing a number of topics. Well that’s a pretty normal request, right. So here’s the catch. The course had to consist of a number of topics. All the users had to do the first and last topic, and depending on their job description they had to…

Dashboard – Courses

The previous post featured the landing page of the Dashboard. This post looks at the Course Details page and some of the elements on the page. I may have mentioned this before, but I guess it’s worth repeating. The purpose of the Dashboard is not to replace the current reports available in Moodle or Totara,…