Moodle for Mobile Learning

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I’m very pleased, and proud, to announce my first publication! You can purchase a set of screencasts titled ‘Moodle for mobile learning” through Packt Publishing at this address – http://www.packtpub.com/moodle-for-mobile-learning/video. They are available on an introductory offer of £14.99 so I advise purchasing sooner rather than later!
It’s been a real labour of love creating the screencasts. Previous to this venture, I recorded my screencasts without serious planning or any script, whereas working with Packt helped my to focus ...
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Sticky blocks in Moodle 2 – stuck?

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We have been having a few difficulties with the way blocks work in Moodle 2 compared to Moodle 1.9, especially with blocks that you wish to use as sticky blocks. Sticky blocks are a type of block in Moodle 1.9 that you use when you want a block to be added to the MyMoodle page or on course pages. Fairly straightforward – you go to Modules > Blocks > Sticky Blocks to configure.

With Moodle 2, there are no sticky ...

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Moodle 2 – Progress and a couple of great blocks

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We are making steady progress with our move across to Moodle 2. Our first step has been to go through all the blocks and ensure that there is a Moodle 2 equivalent.

The one block that we haven’t got a replacement for yet is Nanogong. Nanogong is an excellent plugin that sits as a little loudspeaker icon in the HTML editor. It is fantastic for audio feedback. When grading an assignment, the lecturer pushes the speaker icon, then records the ...

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