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Moodle 2.4 Beta performance test – comparison with Moodle 2.3

Moodle 2.4 Beta performance test – comparison with Moodle 2.3 | MoodleUK | Scoop.it
Warning: these tests are not scientific by any standards but I am comparing apples with apples, please read my previous blog post to check my methodology – I did ...

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Best Practices: Using Ratings to Grade Moodle Forums

Best Practices: Using Ratings to Grade Moodle Forums | MoodleUK | Scoop.it
My latest blog entry * http://t.co/uWz0vogC *Using Ratings to Grade #Moodle Forums #lms #edchat #edtech...

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Solve 5 annoying Moodle problems, quickly

Solve 5 annoying Moodle problems, quickly | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

 Moodle is the best VLE/LMS, but as with every other system there a few quirks that can be rather annoying. In this post I share quick and easy solutions to 5 annoying Moodle problems.

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Restrict access to course sections in Moodle 2.3

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Restrict access to course sections in Moodle 2.3 « Edublog Moodle

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Integrating an open-source course management system (Moodle) into the teaching of a first-year medical physiology course: a case study

Integrating an open-source course management system (Moodle) into the teaching of a first-year medical physiology course: a case study | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

Educators in medical schools around the world are presently experimenting with innovative ways of using web-based learning to supplement the existing teaching and learning process. We have recently used a popular open-source course management system (CMS) called the modular object-oriented dynamic learning environment (Moodle) to construct an online site (DPhysiol) to facilitate our face-to-face teaching of physiology to a group of first-year students in the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery program......

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The Nicotine Imp : Beta testers wanted

The Nicotine Imp : Beta testers wanted | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

"The Nicotine Imp" is a fun visualisation cartoon based resource to help smokers quit and we are interested in both smokers and non-smokers reviewing the resource....

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Moodle Video Guides - LINproject - YouTube

Moodle Video Guides - LINproject - YouTube | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

This channel contains screencasts and links to information on how to perform various activities in Moodle 2.2 & 2.3 The LINproject channel is a result of collaboration between Waterford Institute of Technology, Institute of Technology Sligo,......read more

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Using Moodle: Moodle Test Pilot Failure: Teachers don't like it!

Using Moodle: Moodle Test Pilot Failure: Teachers don't like it! | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

An interesting discussion - worth reading and adding to....

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Managing SCORM content in Moodle 2 | danmarsden.com

There are a range of ways to manage SCORM package files in Moodle.....

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Moodle 2.3 Administration Map

Moodle 2.3 Administration Map | MoodleUK | Scoop.it
It's here! Alex has updated his now famous Moodle Administration Map to match the features in 2.3. You can download it by clicking on the image below.
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Using Dropbox Repository with Moodle

"... the process of setting up Dropbox as an example repository for external file storage.

As I have seen some misunderstanding of how this works before online, I thought it would be good to do a quick post on it."

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Restrict access based on Moodle user profile fields

Since Moodle 2.0 we’ve been able to restrict access to activities (and now whole topic sections) according to certain conditions, such as grades met or previous activities completed. In Moodle 2.4 it will be possible also to...... (read more)

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Why Tech Training for Faculty is a Waste of Time

Why Tech Training for Faculty is a Waste of Time | MoodleUK | Scoop.it
Providing faculty training for ed tech tools is a waste of time, unless accompanied by instruction that shows instructors how to incorporate the tools to enhance teaching. In this post I share reas...

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The Top 20 Most Popular LMS Software Solutions

The Top 20 Most Popular LMS Software Solutions | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

Below is a look the most popular options as measured by a combination of their total number of customers, active users, and online presence.

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Using Moodle to support academic research

"This Insight describes how Moodle was used in the context of supporting an academic research project with the aim of providing a framework that could be used to support future small or large-scale research efforts"

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New tools in Moodle 2.4

New tools in Moodle 2.4 | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

December 2012 sees the release of the highly anticipated Moodle 2.4. This update will offer several new, important functions.

So what advantages will we gain over previous versions of Moodle? For a start we’ll see.......click to read more

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Survey 2 module - Development plans for Moodle 2.5

This page is for collecting feature requests for the new Survey module that replaces Survey, Questionnaire and Feedback - planned for Moodle 2.5

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Some recently added plugins | from Gavin Henrick

Some recently added plugins | from Gavin Henrick | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

I have a few near completed reviews of some other plugins that people from the community have developed , but for those who don't keep an eye on the Moodle.org......

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Scenarios for groups and groupings

There are various ways that you can use groups and groupings to manage students and how they interact with the content in your unit. Following are different scenarios that provide details of how you can set these up for your purposes.

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Moodle Plugins Directory: Forum Aggregator

Moodle Plugins Directory: Forum Aggregator | MoodleUK | Scoop.it

Customised forum block, which allows teacher to select from which forums latest posts are shown on a course page.

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Evaluating the effective use of emerging technologies in education

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Evaluating the effective use of emerging technologies in education - Open Research Online

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