Moodle Hack/Doc Fest is now under way at Holy Cross. Our top tasks are:
- Understand changes to the Gradebook’s functionality in Moodle 2.8/2.9
- Update CLAMP’s grade book advisory based on the current state of things (recently released fixes, outstanding issues, etc. Read the advisory.
- Documenting changes and new functionality in Moodle 2.8
- Documenting changes and new functionality in Moodle 2.9
- Offering a community recommendation regarding upgrading to Moodle 2.8 or Moodle 2.9 this summer.
If you have any bugs you’d like us to look at, please post them to the CME forum thread.
Please note that we will not be streaming our lunch time presentations. We stopped streaming the presentations because it was creating too much logistical overhead.
Don’t forget to register for Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, Summer 2015! It’s being held at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts from Wednesday, June 24 through Friday, June 26, 2015 at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. A pre-Hack/Doc documentation and coding sprint will be held Tuesday, June 23, 2015.
At this Hack/Doc we will be testing Moodle 2.9 (view the release notes) and digging into the Moodle gradebook issues surrounding upgrading from Moodle 2.5 to 2.8/2.9. Read Bob Puffer’s CLAMP Moodle Exchange post “Grades Changing When Upgrading to 2.8 or 2.9” for an overview of the problem.
CLAMP’s second Moodle User Group (MUG) meeting will be held at the College of Holy Cross in Worcester, MA from Monday, June 22 through Tuesday, June 23, 2015. The event’s website is mug2015.clamp-it.org.
Learn about what topics may be presented at the event by visiting our Call for Presentations page or submit your own proposal using our online form.
The MUG will be followed by CLAMP’s biannual Moodle Hack/Doc Fest, a three-day event where developers, instructional technologists, and others come together to work on the open source learning management system. Hack/Doc runs from Wednesday, June 24 through Friday, June 26, 2015. Learn more about Moodle Hack/Doc Fest.
CLAMP is looking volunteers to help with its Moodle User Group (MUG) meeting being held June 22-23, 2015 at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. Read more
The next CLAMP Moodle User Group (MUG) Meeting will be held Monday, June 22 through Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at The College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Faculty, staff, students, and other Moodlers are invited to Holy Cross for two days of presentations and conversation around Moodle use in a liberal arts environment. The registration fee is $50, and will be waived for those who give presentations at the conference. Attendance will be capped at 100.
The event’s website is mug2015.clamp-it.org Read more