Big news in the Moodle community as reports are coming in that the (British) Open University is moving to Moodle. More (but not much more) from the Moodle discussion forum (you may need to login). Open University press release (MS Word). Dean Taylor, the programme manager of the OU's Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), says, "We see the development of Moodle applications, along with involvement of the Moodle Open Source community giving our students a great advantage in e-learning. Plus, the innovations added by the OU will be available to the entire Moodle community. It's a two-way creative street." More.