November 5, 2014

The following information reflects what is new in the edX Platform as of November 5, 2014. See previous pages in this document for a history of changes.

edX Studio

  • The course outline interface has been enhanced. When you are working with units, the unit currently being viewed or edited is highlighted in the course outline panel on the right. (TNL-291)

edX Learning Management System

  • For courses using content experiments, the edX platform now supports problem components in graded subsections and grade exports. (TNL-41)

edX Insights

  • Each page of the edX Insights user interface now includes a link to context- sensitive help. Click Help in the upper-right corner of any page to access relevant sections of the Using edX Insights guide. You can also download the entire guide as a PDF.

  • In edX Insights, course authors can now view demographic data for students enrolled in their courses. Self-reported age, education, and gender data is available to view as histograms, metrics, and in tables, and is also available for download in .csv format.