Gibbon’s architecture allows for the use of modules and themes to extend the functionality and change the appearance of an installation. The number of extensions currently available has grown in recent years, and our ambition is that this area will continue to grow in order to make Gibbon adoptable by virtually any school.
Credentials is a module for storing and sharing student login details: it is aimed at helping teachers of young students retrieve forgotten usernames and passwords for the various systems they use. IT IS NOT DESIGNED FOR STORAGE OF IMPORTANT PASSWORDS PROTECTING SENSITIVE DATA.
Create and run SQL statements from within Gibbon, exporting the results to Excel. Gain access to a library of maintained SQL statements with a gibbonedu.com value added services license (currently available free of charge by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org).
A solution for producing PDF reports to formally feedback student progress to parents, students and other schools. This open source module can be customised by contacting Rapid36. Documentation included in the /documents folders within the module.
Gibbon provides inbuilt tools for continuous assessment, but lacks support for traditional report writing and publishing. An extended, proprietary version of Rapid 36’s open source reporting module (see above) is available for those schools requiring extra functionality, customisation or support. Contact Andy Statham for sales information.