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…

Nextcloud integration in Moodle 3.6: Open source supporting open source

Source: https://moodle.com/news/nextcloud-integration-in-moodle-3-6-open-source-supporting-open-source/ As we explained in our previous post, Moodle 3.6 has come with many improvements and new features that expand the possibilities of our learning platform. Today we focus on Nextcloud integration and find out more about this community-developed integration that brings two open source projects together. What is Nextcloud? Nextcloud is a self-hosted…

Announcing Moodle 3.6!

Source: https://moodle.com/news/announcing-moodle-3-6/ It’s been worth the wait! Moodle 3.6, our latest feature and improvement rich release is now available. Download it now. If you’re a MoodleCloud user, you can expect to be enjoying the new Moodle 3.6 shortly in your automatically updated Moodle sites. What’s new in Moodle 3.6? As we highlighted in an earlier post, the latest update…

Mights And Perils In The Moodle Gamification Of Flipped Learning

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/mights-and-perils-in-the-moodle-gamification-of-flipped-learning/ Every classroom-laden teacher should go ahead and flip it. At least try it out for a week of the school year. Of course, few succeed at climbing the Everest without supplemental oxygen. So for now, the best you can do is train your body, mind, and get deeply acquainted with Moodle’s versatile, if tricky…

Enrolments Ahoy! Check Out The Latest Moodle Plugins To Manage Students Sign-Ons

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/enrolments-ahoy-check-out-the-latest-moodle-plugins-to-manage-students-sign-ons/ Do you want your plugin, theme, Moodle site or custom development featured in MoodleNews Plugin Magazine’s Top of 2018? Contact us (Twitter, Facebook) for sharing your latest work with the community. The following selection lets you systematically add users between systems, authenticate them and more. You will look good doing it. They all have been…

Animated Badges And Team Leaderboards, Just The Latest In The People’s Gamification Solution Favorite Level Up!

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/animated-badges-and-team-leaderboards-just-the-latest-in-the-peoples-gamification-solution-favorite-level-up/ It is not easy to stand out in increasingly crowded fields. Pioneers of learning gamification tools find themselves so popular that waves of copy-cats follow after new launch. What are the top players to do? If they are true leaders in their field, they’ve been plotting their next act for a while, ready to…