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Moodle Quizzes: How questions behave - Options and Benefits

Looking at ways to engage learners more in quizzes in Moodle/Totara Learn? Have you thought about the various options available in the “How questions behave” quiz setting?

The feedback options are of particular importance since many organisations use the quiz activity as a means for the learner[...]

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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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7 Tips on How To Create Engaging eLearning Courses in Moodle

So, you have a Moodle site and have your course content ready. But now comes the challenge of making your courses attractive and engaging so that your learners want to learn. This task can be harder than you may first think. But the good news is I'm here to help! I've listed 7 key considerations[...]

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What are my file resource display options in Moodle and Totara Learn?

Uploading files for your learners to access is a big part of many Moodle and Totara Learn courses. Whether that's video or audio files that you want to play within the course page, PDF files view or PowerPoints to download, there are different display options that suit each type.

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Add captions or subtitles to media in Moodle and Totara Learn

Designing your eLearning courses with accessibility in mind is the best way to ensure you cater for a wider range of needs. One of the top tips for designing inclusive courses is to subtitle and caption your videos.

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How to fix formatting issues to create great courses

Do you struggle to format your content in Books within your Moodle or Totara Learn site? You may find that you are copying your existing content from your word-processed documents into the editor, only to find its formatting looks wrong or your images are missing from the page once your book has[...]

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Our Top 5 Most Common Support Queries for Moodle and Totara Learn

by Jamie Biddulph | Sep 04, 2017 | Moodle Tips, Totara Tips

As Moodle and Totara support specialists we're asked a wide array of support requests from our supported clients. In this blog, I'm answering  the top five most common support queries we receive. 

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5 Moodle Questions You Need Answering Now

HowToMoodle are long term experts in training organisations on how to get the best out of their Moodle site so we’ve heard most of the questions below before and we normally pre-empt them in our training delivery. 

In this blog post, I expand upon the 5-most common questions I get asked when[...]

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How to restore deleted activities

by Jamie Biddulph | Jul 13, 2017 | Moodle, Moodle Tips

Relax, no red PVC all-in-one required for this Moodle tip.

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