Pioneer theme, which is among one of the most popular Moodle themes, is all set to get lot of new features like the Radial Course Completion (as covered in this post), Scroll Spy and other cool new features in the upcoming version of the theme which will be released soon.
Chris Kenniburg, the maintainer of the Pioneer theme posted about the upcoming features in Pioneer theme in Moodle forums. Here is a quick video of the Radial Course completion demo in Pioneer theme:

The new version will contain the following new features along with Scroll Spy and Radial course completion:

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  • Featured Courses is now a slider that displays 3 courses at a time.
  • MANY visual improvements and better positioning of menus and navigation elements that take better advantage of the Pioneer Banner Image.
  • Teacher Editing buttons are now located in the sticky navigation bar and always visible on the screen.
  • Main navigation bar is below header image to start and is sticky once your scroll past it.  Many people totally miss the navigation bar since it is above the header image to start with.
  • Ability to change the colors on many more elements throughout the page.

Here is another demo video of the Scroll spy feature along with other new features:

You can download the latest version of Pioneer theme from this link which is supported for Moodle 2.9 & Moodle 3.0
Which Moodle theme you are using on your Moodle site? What are the features you like in your theme? Do let us know in the comments below.

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