What's new: Open edX Dogwood release

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  • Dogwood release of Open edXApril 5, 2016

    Nate Aune

    CEO/[email protected]: (617) 701-4331

  • Agenda

    Who is Appsembler?

    What is Open edX?

    What are Open edX releases?

    Whats new in Dogwood?

    Questions from you!

  • Appsembler

    leading Open edX solutions provider

    provide customization, implementation, hosting and support

    headquartered in Cambridge, MA Friends of edX Inc. (conf. sponsorship, hack days, referrals) Microsoft, MIT Sloan, Penn State University, Financial Times,

    Intersystems, Cloudera, Metalogix

  • What is Open edX?

    Open edX platform is a free and open source course management system that is used to author and deliver online courses.

    The Open edX platform is used all over the world to host MOOCs and SPOCs.

  • What are Open edX releases?

    Stable, tested releases including upgrade instructions. New releases every 4-6 mos.

    Aspen Birch Cypress Dogwood Eucalyptus2014-10-28 2015-02-24 2015-08-13 2016-02-11 mid-July

  • Whats new in Dogwood

    Partial credit

    Preview course as a specific learner

    New LTI XBlock

    HTML certificates

    E-commerce service

    iOS Mobile App

    edX Insights (Analytics Devstack)

    Search feature

    Student notes

    Comprehensive theming

    Timed exams

  • Partial credit

  • New LTI behavior

  • New LTI XBlock

  • Viewing a course as a specific student

  • Creating a web certificate

  • HTML Certificates

  • Create a certificateAdd signatories

  • Buy verified certificate

  • Verifying student identity

  • E-commerce for instructors

  • Bulk enrollment codes

  • Setting up the paid course

  • Create new paid courses in the e-commerce service

  • Paid course settings

    Course type: Audit, Verified, Professional Education, Credit

    Price for course seat Upgrade deadline Certificate deadline

  • Reporting on paid courses

  • New mobile app features

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YWLRNGeMgJY

  • edX Insights (analytics)

  • Search feature

  • Student notes

  • More info

    Official announcement from edXhttps://open.edx.org/blog/newest-open-edx-release-dogwood-now-available

    Release noteshttps://edx.readthedocs.org/projects/open-edx-release-notes/en/latest/dogwood.html


  • Join us for the next webinar on May 3TOPIC: Open edX and Interoperability