On May 22, 2020, the VIII International Scientific and Practical Conference "MoodleMoot Ukraine 2020. The theory and practice of using the Moodle learning management system" was held. This year it ran in online format via Zoom system.
Organizers of the event: Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture and the Institute of Information Technologies and Learning Tools of NAES of Ukraine.
The topics of the conference covered the main organizational, technical, technological, didactic, methodological issues of using Moodle LMS in general secondary and higher education institutions, in the system of training and retraining of teachers in the process of lifelong learning, and covered the following content areas:
- experience in implementing and using the Moodle LMS in distance learning and online support of the learning process;
- development of the Moodle LMS, creation and use of new Moodle modules, integration of Moodle with other software;
- organizational, pedagogical, and methodological problems of using the Moodle LMS.
37 submissions were uploaded to the conference, of which 28 were selected resulting review and evaluation by the program committee. Access to the materials of reports and video recordings of speeches on the conference website is free and does not require registration: https://2020.moodlemoot.in.ua
The event, which has already become a tradition for the Ukrainian community of Moodle users, contributes to the establishment and strengthening of cooperation between developers, researchers and teaching staff in the field of use and improvement of this platform; exchange of positive experiences; discussion and a joint search for solutions to problems related to the introduction of distance learning; further development and introduction of ICT in the general secondary, higher, postgraduate education institutions.