7 Extended Features of Totara LMS (Moodle for Business)

Posted by Nimritta P. on Jun 30, 2015 10:48:00 AM

If you find that your business needs extend beyond what Moodle offers, Totara LMS might be the LMS for you. Totara is an open source distribution of Moodle, i.e. an extension of Moodle. While Moodle suits the needs of the education sector, Totara was designed with the corporate world in mind; hence why it is sometimes referred to as the corporate version of Moodle. With Totara LMS, you receive all the same benefits from Moodle, with talent and performance management feautures built on top.

Here are just 7 of the many extended features Totara provides.

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Topics: Totara LMS, Moodle

Saylor Academy | I Heart Moodle Series

Posted by Nimritta P. on Jun 29, 2015 1:49:10 PM

How Saylor Academy Makes a Positive Impact with Moodle

A strong, and well-informed community is the core foundation of any non-profit organization. Thanks to Moodle’s open source model, Saylor Academy has been able to open up their services to an unlimited number of learners, allowing their community to grow, and strengthen. As a non-profit organization, it was important to them to be inclusive of anyone who wished to learn, participate, and help their cause.

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Topics: Moodle, I Heart Moodle

4 Ways Moodle is Used for Nonprofit Organizations

Posted by Nimritta P. on Jun 25, 2015 10:05:00 AM

We all know that Moodle is a compatible LMS for education, healthcare, government, and corporate sectors, but not everyone is aware that Moodle is a great tool for nonprofit organizations as well. Here are 4 ways to use Moodle for nonprofit organizations.

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Topics: Moodle

9 Ways Moodle is Used for Education

Posted by Nimritta P. on Jun 23, 2015 2:00:00 PM

The original intention for Moodle was an LMS for higher education, but it has quickly expanded to encompass the entire range of educational institutes. Moodle has become an intuitive, and supportive environment for every level of the education system. How is Moodle used in education? We are going to demonstrate how it can be used by Moodle administrators working in both K-12, and higher education - but keep in mind that each of these components can be used in any level of the education system.  

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Topics: Moodle, how to Moodle

5 Ways Moodle is Used for Healthcare

Posted by SeanH on Jun 22, 2015 11:57:00 AM

Just as Moodle has seen adoption in the corporate world (from education), the open source learning management system has quickly gained popularity in the Healthcare sector.Used by hospitals such as the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, and Clinical Difference; Moodle has helped many in this industry increase the standard of care by providing healthcare professionals with consistent training.

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Topics: Moodle

10 Ways Moodle is Used for Business

Posted by SeanH on Jun 18, 2015 2:27:32 PM

When Moodle learning management system launched in 2002 for K-12 and Higher Education institutions, many did not foresee the popularity it would gain in the corporate world. Designed to help people learn in a private and collaborative environments online, organizations around the globe quickly came to realize the business applications of this open source learning management system.

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Topics: Moodle

Why Moodle is the World’s Best LMS

Posted by SeanH on Jun 17, 2015 10:00:00 AM

With 68 million users worldwide (larger than UK’s population!), Moodle is hands down the most-widely used learning management system (LMS) by organizations of all shapes and sizes. But Moodle is not the world’s best LMS just because it’s so widely used—Moodle is the world’s best LMS because it is user-friendly, highly-configurable (flexible), and feature-rich. Oh wait, did we also mention that Moodle is free?

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Topics: Moodle

What is Moodle LMS?

Posted by SeanH on Jun 16, 2015 9:00:00 AM

What is Moodle LMS? Moodle LMS is the world’s most popular and most used learning management system. Why? Because the Moodle Learning Management System is a flexible, open source, and free to download learning management solution. With 68 million users and 55,000 Moodle sites deployed worldwide, Moodle is a user-friendly eLearning platform that serves the learning and training needs of people from all types of institutions.

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Topics: Moodle

Luke's Place | I Heart Moodle Series

Posted by Nimritta P. on Jun 11, 2015 9:00:00 AM

How Luke's Place Makes a Positive Impact with Moodle

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Luke’s Place is a centre devoted to improving the safety and experience of abused women and their children as they proceed through the family law process. To do this, they have developed the Family Court Support Worker, which is a province-wide initiative funded by the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, the goal of which is to help reduce wait times in family courts and improve outcomes for families in which violence is occurring. Internally, their focus is on the development of a specialized response to support abused women in this difficult and challenging process, including providing individual service and group support. For this purpose, Moodle is used to deliver training and provide legal support to workers, as well as deliver a number of professional development services to community workers in Ontario.

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Topics: Moodle, I Heart Moodle

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin| I Heart Moodle Series

Posted by SeanH on Jun 10, 2015 9:00:00 AM

How Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Reduced Bullying in Schools by 49% with Moodle

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The Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (CHW) provides eLearning programs focused in healthcare education to students across the state in grades K4-8. Educating over 95,000 students, teachers and parents on Moodle, CHW’s free, fun, and interactive eLearning programs exemplify proven success in decreasing bullying, injuries, obesity and drug use. CHW’s eLearning programs have experienced this success because they are trusted, easy to implement and research proven. One particular program that has gained commendable achievements, is their bullying prevention program, Act Now!

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Topics: Moodle, Moodle Reporting, I Heart Moodle

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