Need a Great theme? Check out @NSLearning


Patrick Malley and his team at have been turning out great themes since I’ve known about Moodle and browsing their site can really drive home the point: Moodle doesn’t have to “look like a Moodle”, just check out their portfolio:

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In addition to the paid, custom themes that NSL creates for clients, there also are many free themes available for download [].  Some of my personal favorites for Moodle 1.9 are,

Each of which you can see in the gallery below.  So if you’re looking for something non-vanilla for your next Moodle, check out New School Learning and their portfolio of themes.

Disclosure: I have no affiliation with NewSchoolLearning or any of their staff; though I am a fan of their work which deserves more recognition.