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8 Reasons to love Totara Learn Infographic

Following on from our popular post on '8 Reasons why we love Totara Learn', we've put together an eye catching infographic that illustrates the main reasons on why it is one of the leading, award-winning Learning platforms.

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What’s new in Moodle 3.5?

The main focus of Moodle’s latest release is on meeting requirements to assist organisations in complying with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which come into force on 25th May 2018. Here I’ll outline briefly some of those features along with some additional enhancements to[...]

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Moodle GDPR: Data Privacy and Security Quick Wins

by Gemma Mellings | May 22, 2018 | Moodle Tips, GDPR

Changes to UK and EU data protection laws are coming into effect on 25th May 2018, known as the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). Moodle HQ have a set of features which will assist in meeting compliance needs for your Moodle site.

However, whilst downloading and implementing these[...]

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Top 3 most amazing Moodle features - by Gavin Henrick

We recently welcomed some of the team from Moodle HQ to our offices in Shropshire. While we took the opportunity to record a Podcast with Martin Dougiamas and also quiz him on his likes and dislikes in a more informal chat, we couldn't let Gavin Henrick, Business Development Manager at Moodle,[...]

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5 Reasons why LMS training is vital for your team

If your Learning Management System (LMS) plays a key role in your organisation, then it’s essential that your workforce understands the system and how to use it. There are many ways that users can gain this understanding but without formal training, the organisation and its employees may be[...]

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Why you must upgrade your Moodle site: GDPR compliance

by Gemma Mellings | May 02, 2018 | Moodle, GDPR, Moodle version

Unless you've hidden away hibernating over the cold Winter months you'll know that GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will take effect on 25th May 2018.

And your Moodle site must be compliant.

You may have heard in our recent Podcast that Moodle has released new features to make GDPR[...]

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6 tips for creating compliance eLearning in your LMS

by Ian MacKinnon | May 01, 2018 | Top tips, LMS tip, Compliance

With GDPR being the hot topic in organisations globally, learning and development departments will be in the process of rolling out training to employees to inform them of their rights and responsibilities regarding the new legislation.

Other compliance requirements don’t disappear when[...]

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GDPR Feature Review - An #EssentialElearning Podcast

The next episode of our Podcast series is now available!

Episode 3: GDPR Feature Review - Moodle and Totara Learn covers the new features that have been released in the latest Moodle and Totara Learn's versions to support GDPR compliance.

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Totara Learn Theme of the month - eu-LISA

This month we had a chat with Ladislav Kadlec, Staff Development Officer, and Helen Ilus, Digital Learning Specialist at eu-LISA regarding the recent theme we created for their Totara Learn site.

eu-LISA are the European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area[...]

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Meeting the man behind Moodle - Fun facts on Martin Dougiamas

by Gemma Mellings | Apr 04, 2018 | Moodle, Martin Dougiamas

As part of our recent visit from Martin Dougiamas, the founder of Moodle, we recorded an #EssentialElearning  Podcast; "An interview with Martin Dougiamas", in which Martin discussed his vision for the future of Moodle, explained why Moodle is great for different sectors, and answered some[...]

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