Moodle HQ Gears up for the 2014 Google Summer of Code #GSOC2014

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Helen Foster at Moodle HQ recently announced Moodle’s involvement in the 10th annual Google Summer of Code. GSOgsoc-2014-600x540C pairs student developers with open source projects and mentors, and pays a summer stipend to help them learn coding in an internship style position. This is Moodle’s 8th year of involvement.

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Mentors and Mentees are welcome to connect now in advance of the several month-long summer program. Interested students can learn more here: http://docs.moodle.org/dev/Applying_to_work_with_Moodle_for_GSOC. Those interested in mentoring a project can connect with Dan Poltawski.

Last year students were involved in building all sorts of cool features into Moodle including self-assessment activity, a SCORM player update, global search and course search enhancements, portfolio plugin for Evernote and more. The full 2013 project list can be found at http://docs.moodle.org/dev/GSOC/2013

Check out the full announcement here: https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=255061