Moonami Insights

Moodle HQ Newsletter 2020

We share Martin Dougiamas, Moodle Founder and CEO’ December 2020 Message: 2020 will be remembered as a year in which the Moodle Community mobilized to assist educators, institutions and governments transition to, or upscale, their online learning platforms. As the COVID-19 pandemic spread globally and millions of schools, training providers, higher education institutions and organizations…
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Moonami’s Response to LTG Acquisitions

Greetings from Moonami HQ, Earlier this month Learning Technologies Group (LTG) formally Blackboard & MoodleRooms, announced the acquisition of Moodle Partner, eThink Education.  For many, this news means that if you left OpenLMS (formally Blackboard & MoodleRooms) for eThink, you may be on a path back to OpenLMS.  This news also follows the acquisition of…
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Moonami Awarded a Prestigious Partner of the Year Award

Indianapolis, IN We are delighted to announce that Moonami was awarded the Moodle Appreciation Partner of the Year, an incredible achievement in recognition of Moonami’s work in promoting Moodle Workplace since its launch. Martin Dougiamas, CEO and Founder of Moodle extends his thoughts and wishes to the winners “Congratulations to each of our 2020 award…
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Zoom for Education: Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions

Indianapolis, IN. December 9, 2020 We have seen an unprecedented uptick in the use of the Moodle Zoom plugin this year since the pandemic began. Many Moonami clients have asked for advice on best practices for the use of Zoom in the classroom. We have found some great tips and information directly from Zoom which…
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Moodle App v3.9.3 Released this Week

Indianapolis, IN. November 30, 2020 Moodle HQ is releasing the new Moodle App, it’s available for download in Google Play and Apple App stores this week. Main New Features/Improvements: Support Essay question (upload file): Students can now submit quizzes with essay question types including attachments Support to several improvements coming in Moodle 3.10: Choice: New…
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Online Learning Toolkit Spring 2021 Community of Practice

  An exclusive community for Moonami clients Moonami and OLT’s Community of Practice for Spring is an online teaching support community exclusively for Moonami clients. Members receive access to live online teaching support from facilitators who are active online educators, instructional designers, faculty developers, and experts in online learning. This program is the perfect solution…
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Webinar: Moonami and Online Learning Toolkit Partnership

  DATE: Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 TIME: 12:30 pm EST  DETAILS: Introducing Online Learning Toolkit If you’re seeking online course design guidance and how-to training, Online Learning Toolkit can be your support team! Moonami has partnered with this DYNAMIC DUO and are excited about offering this service to you. Please join us to hear about…
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20 Of The Best Zoom Tools For Teachers

What are the best Zoom tools for teachers? Whether you’re doing quick mini-lessons with 2nd-graders or lecturing to college students, Zoom is a powerful teaching tool for online learning. While there are many alternatives to Zoom, for now, it remains the standard for video streaming and conferencing for remote teaching and learning. But that doesn’t mean…
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Moodle App v3.9

Exciting News! The Moodle app version 3.9 has just been submitted to Google Play and Apple App Store for review. New features H5P activity – including offline tracking support (requires Moodle 3.9) iPad multitasking – having the Moodle app sharing the screen at the same time as other apps (similar to Android split view) On-boarding…
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The impact of Covid-19 on online learning

In the wake of Covid-19, there has been a huge change in how Moodle is being used. Have you ever wondered how many students are learning on Moodle platforms worldwide? Or how many forum posts exist on learning environments built on Moodle? Take a look at the Moodle Statistics which gives you the latest numbers…
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