Join Moodle Users Association’s Quest For Growth. MUA May Update

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/join-moodle-users-associations-quest-for-growth-mua-may-update/ MUA President Emma Richardson touches base with the community in her latest Association update. It suggests that thoughts about how to grow the membership are on the top of her mind. With the number of global Moodle users globally nearing the 130 million mark, it is no longer a question of who to bring in,…

Moodle has now grown to reach 100,000 registered sites: help us celebrate this milestone!

Source: https://moodle.com/news/100000-moodle-registered-sites/ Last week we shared five reasons to register your Moodle site and it looks like you, our global Moodle community, took note! We’re pleased to announce that Moodle has now surpassed the exciting milestones of over 100,000 registered sites and 130 million registered users! Every registered Moodle site gives us, Moodle HQ, a better picture of how…

Why you should register your Moodle site

Source: https://moodle.com/elearning/register-moodle-site/ s you may already know, Moodle is used in every country in the world by hundreds of millions of registered users. That’s a lot of Moodlers using our open source learning platform! But did you know that not only can you register yourself as a Moodler, you can also register your Moodle sites? Every…

Easily manage events and deadlines using Moodle’s calendar feature

Source: https://moodle.com/education/moodles-calendar-feature/ It is now easier than ever to manage events and deadlines efficiently using Moodle’s calendar feature! Calendars are useful ways to help organise your learners by highlighting important dates and activities. Moodle’s events key, shown below, displays the different types of events which can be added to the calendar. This includes site, course, group,…

Gamification using Gomo

One of the content devs in my team has been testing out Gomo for a client. The reason for going with Gomo, is that the client wanted responsive, SCORM compliant content. They also had one additional requirement – gamification of the content. As an old Flash developer this would have been a walk in the…

Take An Early Look At The Expanded Question Bank Manager, Coming Along For Moodle 3.5

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/take-an-early-look-at-the-expanded-question-bank-manager-coming-along-for-moodle-3-5/ The brainchild of the Moodle Users Association, its first-half-of-2017 Project Development Cycle, and University of Alberta’s Trevor Jones, the “Expanded Question Bank Management” functionality is close to finished and will be a part of Moodle 3.5, set for a May release. A prototype is available at Moodle’s sandbox. We logged in as a test teacher to give it a…

Interact More With H5P! Check Out A Scoop Of Upcoming Features For Moodle

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/interact-more-with-h5p-check-out-a-scoop-of-upcoming-features-for-moodle/ Not ones to rest on their laurels, the team behind H5P pushed through after continued success and recognition, including their “Best Free and Open Source Software for Education” nod from the Open Consortium’s 2018 Open Education Awards. Here are the main highlights of what H5P is working on, to be ready throughout the second quarter of the…