The eLearning Podcast — Kenneth Chapman, D2L

My guest for today’s episode is Kenneth Chapman from D2L, formerly “Desire 2 Learn.” D2L is the Canadian elearning company behind Brightspace, one of the top players in what we call the “LMS Space Race.”

Lingel Learning Becomes Third Moodle Partner In Canada

Lingel Learning Becomes Third Moodle Partner In Canada

On October 30th, Australian company Lingel Learning became the third Canadian Moodle Partner, consolidating a track of growth encompassing growing number of clients, technological solutions and international markets. “We are passionate about Moodle,” Lingel Learning’s Chief Learning Architect Gavin Lindeman told MoodleNews. “We look forward to bringing the additional resources, knowledge and expertise that being […]

Here’s What Happened At MoodleMoot Canada 2018 In Toronto

The long-awaited, northernmost, Moodle-centric event took place last week, featuring prominent Moodlers and thinkers and helmed by Moodle founder Martin Dougiamas. Canada has a mature LMS and online learning market, and MoodleMoot Canada 2018 showcased best use cases where technology and commercial sustainability found a match. It all started a day early, with an informal […]

Try ‘Training,’ A New, Clean, Simple Way To Get Started With Moodle Themes

Try ‘Training,’ A New, Clean, Simple To Get Started With Moodle Themes

For users looking for a quick and easy way to customize a Moodle layout, “particularly helpful” Moodler Michael Milette is introducing “Training,” a new theme catered to those first-time Moodlers in charge of setting up a custom look on their site. To become the easiest way for a newbie to set up a unique theme, […]

Plan Your 2018 World Traveling With The Confirmed MoodleMoots Calendar

Plan Your 2018 World Traveling With The Confirmed MoodleMoots Calendar

Experts. Advocates. Enthusiasts. Moodle Users. Companies. Sponsors. A wealth of energy and ideas around Moodle continues to be the main driving force of the calendar of MoodleMoots, where interested Moodlers can attend to get first-hand experiences of how Moodle practice really works, what it can do for teams and organizations, and how it drives innovation […]

Moodlenews Year In Review: New Moodle Partners In 2017

Moodlenews Year In Review: New Moodle Partners In 2017

2017 was a reaffirmation that the future of Moodle (and many other open source learning technologies) is strong in the emerging parts of the world. This holds true in Asia above all, but with interesting developments in Africa, Latin America, and Europe as well. Existing partners also expanded their reach across countries and even continents. […]

How Will Moodle And eThink Turn North American Higher Ed Adoptions Around?

Edited on 12-18. In an exclusive interview with the EdTech and Startups portal Nibletz, two CEOs (Martin Dougiamas from Moodle, and Brian Carlson from eThink Education, official Moodle Partner in the US) recently discussed the beginning and current status of Moodle in North America. Even though it was built in Australia, Dougiamas knew he was […]

Why The Moodleverse Won’t Stop Hearing From Solange Lalonde Any Time Soon

Why The Moodleverse Won’t Stop Hearing From Solange Lalonde Any Time Soon

The latest addition to the dashing new Education Team is Solange Lalonde, now Education Advisor at Moodle HQ, but formerly a teacher in the Alberta school board system and Associate Director for the encompassing Rupertsland Institute devoted to education, training, and research for the indigenous Métis Nation in Canada’s western province. Lalonde’s appointment confirms the […]