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Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It is an open source web application that educators can use to create effective online learning sites. In fact, Moodle is the most widely used online learning system in the world today with an installed base of over 45,000 sites in 205 countries. This fact means that there is a very broad base of resources available for Moodle and that its open nature allows for complete portability.

Moodle: Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment is a free and open-source e-learning software platform, also known as a Course Management System, Learning Management System, or Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Moodle is developed by Martin Dougiamas to help educators create online courses with a focus on interaction and collaborative construction of content.






Resources:
Moodle Website
Moodle - Wikipedia

Moodle Resources (Books):
Using Moodle - Jason Cole
Moodle Teaching Techniques - William H. Rice IV
Moodle E-Learning Course Development - William H.Rice IV

Moodle Hosting Services:
Hosting - Moodle
Remote Learner USA
Moodle Rooms, Inc.
Classroom Revolution

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