Google Classroom Does Not Spark Joy. Does Any LMS?

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Is there a place for joy in education, and education technology today? Remember joy? “Most Creative” person of 2019 Khoi Vinh gave a swift, if localized answer to this question. The Principal Designer of Adobe —the design tech giant whose involvement in the space include Captivate and LMS-aspiring Captivate Prime— declared Google Classroom “joyless,” in […]

Breaking: Moodle 3.6 Delayed

Breaking Moodle 3.6 Delayed

The launch of Moodle 3.6 has been moved a week, from its original date of November 26. No explanation or official notice has been issued, but the date was only recently moved in the official release calendar. In the past, a delay in the QA stage, specifically the set pass rate, has been the main […]

Moodle 3.5.3, 3.4.6, 3.3.9 and 3.1.15 Available

Moodle 3.5.3, 3.4.6, 3.3.9 and 3.1.15 Available

Minutes before the big Moodle 3.6 launch, Moodle HQ Open Source Development Coordinator Sander Bangma is announcing the release of 4 minor Moodle versions. Moodle 3.5.3 is the only one bringing  fixes to general core issues and bugs. The others offer security bug fixes only. Moodle 3.3.8 is the 3.3.+ series’ last release. GDPRying The […]

The Portuguese-Speaking Moodle Experience Just Became A Lot More Quantifiable Thanks To IntelliBoard, Ed-Rom Partnership

Portuguese certified Moodle Partner Ed-Rom and Moodle Premium Integrator IntelliBoard just became Analytics allies. According to a press release on the announcement, organizations running Ed-Rom-supported Moodle sites will find IntelliBoard’s expanded capabilities by default. Previously in MoodleNews: Moodle Premium Integrator IntelliBoard And Moodle Partner Enovation Team Up IntelliBoard’s reporting and analytics tools are a faithful […]

A Lowdown Of Moodle Learning Analytics Working Group First Community Call

A Lowdown Of Moodle Learning Analytics Working Group First Community Call

Edits made on September 12th, 2018. “It’s all analytics, all the time, in Elizabeth’s head.” — E. D. The first online Moodle Learning Analytics Working Group meeting took place late August. Led by Elizabeth Dalton, it set the stage for the ongoing debates of the nascent community. Previously in Moodlenews: Speaking The Same Language At […]