Choosing The Right Plugins For Moodle And Totara

by Lambda Solutions

Do you remember that exciting moment when you first received your username and password to your new Moodle site? Many Moodle users we speak to recall this moment which is almost always followed by a second thought… “What plugins do I need?” In this guide, we will explore these questions with you so that you can confidently evaluate your eLearning needs and select the Moodle plugins that will help you achieve your online learning and training goals.

Key Chapters

  1. Introduction

  2. Defining your objectives: How do/will you use Moodle or Totara in your organization?

  3. Plugins for a self-paced strategy

  4. Plugins for a blended learning strategy

  5. Plugins for online compliance training

  6. Plugins for automating user enrollment

  7. Plugins that report on learner progress

With hundreds of Moodle plugins created by the open source community, it can be a tad daunting to know where to even begin in considering and selecting the plugins that will benefit your eLearners, instructors and administrators the most. So, with more than 950 plugins to choose from, which ones will you need?

If you are a Moodle user perhaps you have often wondered, as most of them, whether you are doing the best for your site with the numerous plugins at hand. This is where this useful eBook from Lambda Solutions comes in and categorizes Moodle’s plugins in those addressed for self-paced or blended learning strategies, online compliance training, automatic user enrollment and reporting on learner progress.

Christopher Pappas

Christopher Pappas
Founder of the eLearning Industry's Network