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In our era of keywords and hashtags, “beauty” seems to become a synonym of cosmetics. Is there any discussion left out there about the human faculty to experience nature in its purity? You know, Kant’s conception of beauty? If...
We live in a design driven world where users demand both functionality and beauty. The Moodle community is no different. While Moodle provides true best-in-class LMS functionality, sometimes the on screen experience for the learner (and for the instructor...
Moodle Partner, Webanywhere and Apollo Education Group recently collaborated on a presentation at the US MoodleMoot in Minneapolis. The focus of the presentation was "bleeding edge user experience" and showed how Moodle can be drastically changed to provide users of...
United for Wildlife, a UK foundation for conservation and wildlife preservation, had one of the best Moodle sites that I have seen on the web. The site hosts a MOOC like experience which is free. The open course provides...
Academia.edu hosts an interesting paper from 2010 by Indira Padayachee, Paula Kotzé, Alta van Der Merwe titled "Course Management Systems from a Usability Perspective". The paper discusses usability principles, defined as "generic guidelines that are applicable to all user...
Original 2014 Post When I mentioned doing a follow up to the top 5 Moodle sites post from 2010 and provided a place to enter a URL for your Moodle sites I was expecting to get awed. With all of...
  I want to update the 2010 post "my top 5 Favorite Moodle sites" with a more modern slant (after all since then we got both Moodle 2.0 and responsive themes). I'm seeking the best looking Moodle site as a whole....
2013 was an amazing year for anyone working with a Learning Management Systems. With the introduction of a few new LMSes which are pushing the envelop in both course construction (http://lectrio.com/) and scalable solutions (http://code.edx.org/ and it's support from Google)...
Moodle 2.6 is coming very soon, if you haven't tried it out you might want to jump over to QA.moodle.net to explore a little and get your feet wet. There is a laundry list of new features, changes, enhancements,...
The Sussex eLearning Team continues to push the envelope of Moodle aesthetics and usability. Most recently Paolo Oprandi posted about how they are cribbing from Facebook and other modern websites for inspiration as they modify how posts and information...