Here’s another great new feature to look out for when the newest version of Moodle – Moodle 2.4 – is out in December. You can stream your external (iCal) calendars like Google Calendar into Moodle’s built-in calendar.
Here’s a quick demo with screenshots. Click on the screenshots to see them full size and get a clearer view:
We’ve got a Staff dates Google calendar with a couple of events this week:
We grab its URL (ending in .ics) go to our Moodle calendar and click “Manage subscriptions” :
Now we add the details of this calendar. We’ve chosen a URL but you can also upload an .ics file. We can choose when it’s updated and the type of events:
So we now have a calendar subscription….