Mahara 15.10 released with new features and updates #Mahara @MoodleWorld

Mahara, the most popular open source E-Portfolio has released a new stable version today i.e. 15.10 following the time based releases.

Highlights in Mahara 15.10 include:

  • Completely reworked themes, using the Bootstrap front-end framework
  • Improved mobile layout
  • Group journals, institution journals, and site-level journals
  • Optional multi-threaded feedback comments
  • The default layout for new pages can be customized
  • Collections are now listed on the Dashboard, Profile page, and “Shared with Me”
  • Lots of general usability improvements

Other notable new features include:

  • MathJax and mhchem support in the visual editor
  • Statistics for active users by institution
  • Better email address management in the administration area
  • Password recovery command-line script

See the full list of new features and bug fixes here: https://launchpad.net/mahara/+milestone/15.10

Both Mahara 1.10 and 15.04 are still supported for security updates. The support for Mahara 1.10 will end with the release of the next version in April 2016, and the support for Mahara 15.04 will end in October 2017.

Read the full news article here: https://mahara.org/interaction/forum/topic.php?id=7420

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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