Open edX Ironwood Release Available now at eduNEXT Cloud subscriptions The latest version of the
Ironwood will be the ninth release of the Open edX platform and will include improvements over the current Hawthorn.2 version. We installed and tested this version as soon as it was available, and here is a detailed description of the most relevant changes we’ve found.
Gamification in Open edX platform can make a meaningful difference for individuals and institutions of academic-industry who are looking to substantially improve the engagement and learning capacity of their students through productive and interactive means. This article provides ideas on how to implement this kind of strategy in the Open edX platform.
Open edX Ginkgo is the name of the latest open edX release. This new release includes significant changes to the course outline, video player, administering exams, and more!
Open edX Ficus is the name of the latest open edX release. It brings new and improved functionalities and performance and security upgrades.
Online learning initiatives may dwell in the multi lingual world, and having an e learning platform that can handle several languages and multilingual configurations is a great advantage. Open edX has been built with internationalization in mind, and can be localized to every language.
The Dogwood named release, being the 4th release of the open edX platform by edX, is planned to be out there before the end of 2015. One of the main engineering challenges for this release will be migration of the Django framework from 1.4 to Django 1.8.