Moodle is a widely adopted electronic learning platform, one that boasts greater reported usage than any other open source or commercial LMS. It's used by about 1.1 million teachers and more than 41 million users via 54,000 sites worldwide. Those users participate in some 3.9 million total courses as of this writing. Moodle includes course management tools, various Web 2.0 technologies, online assessments, and other features common to learning management systems.
Southfield teachers use Moodle in a variety of ways. Some teachers post communication to students and parents while others post daily teaching notes/presentations online. Some teachers have a paperless classroom by having students complete all assignment within their Moodle course.