Moodle 3.0 Countdown begins -10 days to go; RC2 released!! #Moodle3.0

Moodle 3.0 the upcoming version of Moodle will come in next 10 days and today the Release Candidate 2 version is released. Moodle 3.0 is packed with a lot of new features for all users including teachers, administrators and students.

The notable features coming in Moodle 3.0 are:

For Teachers

  • Select missing words
  • Drag and drop into text
  • Drag and drop onto image
  • Drag and drop markers
  • Workshop submissions report
  • Show the date a file was uploaded
  • Improved filtering options
  • Easier section editing
Drag and drop into text question type coming in Moodle 3.0 core
Drag and drop into text question type coming in Moodle 3.0 core

For Administrators

  • Reset Dashboard and profiles for all users
  • Major improvements to plugins upgrading
  • Better handling of tags
  • A new key for safer upgrading

For all users

  • Atto editor improvements
  • Delete messages

For Moodle mobile

  • Choice
  • Chat
  • Survey
  • Search courses
  • Self enrol

You can download the RC2 version of Moodle 3.0 from the development release page of Moodle here. To check out the complete list of new features in Moodle 3.0 check this link and here is the complete list of fixed issues.

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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