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Moodle - abbreviation for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment - is a free and open-source Virtual learning environment.

As of January 2010 it had a user base of 45,721 registered and verified sites, serving 32 million users in 3 million courses.

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

Moodle Pty Ltd (based in Perth, Western Australia) does most of the development of Moodle.

Moodle's open source license and modular design allow any developer to create additional modules and features

For more details see

Sites using Moodle

See Category:Sites using Moodle

Open Source alternatives to Moodle

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