is an open source Course Management System (CMS) frequently referred to as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Moodle is widely used by over 30 million users worldwide, including 100 top international universities, and over 40,000 businesses (largest site is 200,000 users). Available in 78 languages, it is used by K-12, community colleges, universities and businesses to add web technology to their courses to create effective online learning sites.
The word Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment. When used as a verb, it means a process of enjoyable tinkering that often leads to growing knowledge,
insight and creativity. It applies both to the way Moodle was developed, and to the way we
may use it to teach and learn. To learn more about Moodle visit www.moodle.org.