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…

Feature Friday: Mobile support for plugins

Source: https://moodle.com/development/feature-friday-mobile-support-plugins/ Have you used our Moodle Mobile App as an educator or a learner? If you haven’t it may only be a matter of time until you do as there is a growing requirement to take learning outside of the classroom and to make your learning accessible everywhere and anytime. In keeping with this trend and our…

Looking at Moodle’s new plugin development API’s – Part 1

Source: http://tandl.churchward.ca/2018/03/looking-at-moodles-new-plugin.html David Mudrack, of Moodle HQ released a plugin called the “My Todo List” block. While functional, its real purpose is to show off the latest advanced coding techniques available in recent versions of Moodle. See his Tweet. From the readme: The main purpose of this plugin is to demonstrate usage of advanced coding techniques available in…

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…

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…