Week of 30 May 2016

The following information summarizes what is new in the edX platform this week.

The edX engineering wiki Release Pages provide detailed information about every change made to the edx-platform GitHub repository. If you are interested in additional information about every change in a release, create a user account for the wiki and review the dated release pages.


A problem that caused verified track learners who had not verified their identities to receive honor code certificates has been resolved. (ECOM-4007)

Open EdX

The jQuery JavaScript library has been updated from version 1.7.2 to version 2.2.0. To support legacy API calls, this update also adds the JQuery Migrate library.


The “Learning in a MOOC” topic has been added to the Welcome! section in the EdX Learner’s Guide.