Category Archives: Moodle

Great Custom #CSS3 Radio Button Generator

We’re doing quite a lot of quizzes at the moment, and by a lot I mean some students doing several hundred as part of test preparation.  So that’s far too many to … Continue reading

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Use #CSS nth-child to Customise #Moodle and other CMS systems #edtech

I love Moodle and WordPress, but with WordPress particularly it is so easy to run the updates, and essential for security, that it makes tweaking the source code problematic.  With … Continue reading

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Make #Moodle Global Calendar Events Stand Out

Recently decided to start using the calendar for promoting global events on our Moodle installation.  The problem was that the default calendar colours don’t really grab your attention, especially as … Continue reading

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Slow #Moodle 2+ Administrator Account? What can you do? #edtech

Are you an administrator on a Moodle 2 or above server? Have you suffered from very slow page loads? When we first set up our college Moodle 2.5 we were … Continue reading

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#Moodle 2.5 Badges for Staff Development #gamification

I imagine that quite a few people reading this post will have come across the concept of badges, along with ‘gamification’.  Moodle 2.5 was the first Moodle version to include … Continue reading

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The Essential #Moodle 2.0 Repository

If you are running any Moodle 2+ install on a local server one of the most important things to do is set up a “file system repository”.  This allows you to … Continue reading

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Automatically Add QRcodes to #Moodle Database Entries #edtech

You can use the Moodle database module to create many types of student activity and carefully controlled Content Management Systems.  One of the things you can do is create an advanced type … Continue reading

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#Moodle Hosting for Beginners

Where do you start with hosting Moodle? Someone has told you that Moodle is the way to go if you want to provide training for your class, your school or … Continue reading

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Instant Smartboard Punctuation Activity for #literacy #SPaG

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eLearning Framework for Strategy or Staff Development #edtech

Ineractive eLearning Framework referencing use of VLE (Moodle) and interactive white boards (IWBs) with Bloom’s and other taxonomies

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