Tag Archives: Moodlerooms

Blackboard and Moodle Now BFFs

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1069) As we have been writing about here for some time, there has been an open question about the future of Blackboard’s partnership with Moodle. Through its acquisitions, Blackboard has become the world’s largest Moodle support … Continue reading

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Wheaton College Selects Schoology As New LMS In Surprise Decision

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Schoology, a social cloud-based LMS known mostly used in the K-12 market, has set its sights on expanding into the higher education market using their recent $32 million funding round. Last January, Colorado State University’s … Continue reading

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Moodle Moves Give Hints of What a Post-Fork World Could Look Like

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1069) Phil and I have written about the growing tension between the interests of Moodle HQ and a those of a couple of the bigger Moodle Partners, most notably Blackboard. There are a number of ways … Continue reading

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Interview With Martin Dougiamas On Changes To Moodle Community This Year

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) In my post last week on Blackboard’s Moodle strategy in Latin America, I made the following observation: At the same time, this strategy and growth comes at a time where the Moodle community at large … Continue reading

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Inside View Of Blackboard’s Moodle Strategy In Latin America

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) One year ago Blackboard’s strategy for Moodle was floundering. After the 2012 acquisition of Moodlerooms and Netspot, Blackboard had kept its promises of supporting the open source community – and in fact, Blackboard pays much more … Continue reading

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