Exploring and Building Open [Source] Software for Learning Ecosystems


I recently tweeted a few highlights about the 2.0 release of the Open Course Hub and I thought I would share them here:

The Grav Open Course Hub supports a number of optional URL flags (i.e. parameters) to better support embedding Hub content into other LMSs such as Canvas or Moodle:

chromeless - hide all global navigation elements
summaryonly - display the summary of a blog post
hidepagetitle - hide the title of a page

Long on my to-do list was to further explore how Grav Open Course Hub content could be displayed within the popular open source Moodle LMS. Curious about the initial results? You can explore a live demo at and view some draft docs at

Grav Course Hub content within Moodle
Figure 1. Grav Course Hub content within Moodle.

Having just finished my 20th offering (in 20 years, how did that happen?) of CMPT-363 at SFU I will be getting back to posting more frequently about my on-going work with Grav in the field of education… stay tuned.

In the meanwhile, I await word for my most recent Grav-related proposal for the F...