Here’s a new segment for Moodlenews, “Gone Moodle”.
We’ll be periodically recapping the schools, universities and organizations moving to Moodle from either no LMS or a competing open source or proprietary option. In the past two weeks there were three big name higher education institutions in the States moving to Moodle,
- Swarthmore College [Source]: Swarthmore is moving from Blackboard to Moodle over the next 2 years.
- University of Missouri – Kansas City [Source]: UMKC is piloting Moodle hosted by Remote-Learner and has made the site available to teachers interested in jumping to the platform from Blackboard.
- Northern Arizona University [Source]: NAU is piloting both Moodle and Blackboard Learn in an effort to migrate from it’s current LMS, Blackboard Vista.