HowToMoodle Blog

How can I help integrate an LMS into my organisation

by Mick Cassell | Jul 04, 2017 | Blog, Top tips, Totara, Totara Tips

Systems, systems everywhere!

Let’s face it, having a single system that serves every function in your organisation is an unattainable dream. Often a “best of breed” approach is used where different systems that excel in their own area of operation are used.

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How to use Group images to differentiate users in a Forum in Moodle

I was delivering bespoke Moodle training at a UK housing association earlier this month, where Moodle is used as a platform to engage with their residents. Moodle has been in place for a few years and the Forum activity module is used extensively for residents to communicate about issues they[...]

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Comparison chart: Reporting with Moodle, LearnerDataReports and Totara Learn

by Gemma Mellings | Dec 02, 2016 | Moodle, Totara

There are a range of available options to generate reports and gather data in your eLearning site. Depending on your requirements, reporting functionality can range from straightforward reporting on single courses (in Moodle) through to gathering data on system-wide competencies (in Totara[...]

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Latest client success story: MPC's implementation of Totara LMS

We recently published our latest case study on our client's implementation of Totara LMS. In May we spoke to Andrew Schlussel, Global Head of Training and Development at the Moving Picture Company (MPC), regarding the company's decision to choose Totara as their Learning Management System, and[...]

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Success at our “Success with eLearning” seminar

by Gemma Mellings | Jun 15, 2016 | Moodle, Totara

We had a great session-filled day at our recent “Success with eLearning” seminar, held in London on 7th June.

Over 60 people from a range of organisations attended to hear talks from speakers from Moodle HQ, Totara HQ, Flint Bishop Solicitors, as well as a client success story from Southampton[...]

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Blog Series – Effective Learning Design: 3. Implementation and evaluation

A series of blog posts addressing how HowToMoodle deliver effective content on time, and to the right place.

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Blog Series – Effective Learning Design: 2. Diving into the details

A series of blog posts addressing how HowToMoodle deliver effective content on time, and to the right place.

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Why carry out a healthcheck for your Moodle or Totara site?

by Gemma Mellings | Aug 19, 2015 | Blog, healthcheck, Moodle, Totara

At HowToMoodle we carry out a number of healthchecks for clients, whether they have recently launched their Moodle or Totara site, or have been using the platforms for years. Healthchecks on your site are important to ensure that your site is running well and you are getting the most out of it.

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HowToMoodle becomes a Totara partner

by Gemma Mellings | May 20, 2015 | Blog, LMS, News, Totara

We are delighted to announce that HowToMoodle is now a Totara Solutions Partner. Totara Learning Management System (LMS), which is built on the Moodle platform, is a distribution of Moodle that adds a powerful management and reporting layer and more to the core system.

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