Commit 81822ed9 authored by Kristina Hoeppner's avatar Kristina Hoeppner

new: Add release video and some more references

parent 82b31eb1
......@@ -7,12 +7,19 @@ What's new in Mahara 18.10?
Mahara is being improved from version to version. On this page, you see the **highlights** for the latest release of Mahara.
.. raw:: html
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8kH3t0vbxMA?rel=0&amp;showinfo=0" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe>
.. note::
There is a `longer video <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZkpBxpK1Gs>`_ that shows more of the work flow.
You can see a `list of all new features on Launchpad <https://bugs.launchpad.net/mahara/+bugs?field.milestone%3Alist=85083&field.tag=nominatedfeature>`_ or check out the user-focused features via the |new in Mahara 18.10| "New in Mahara 18.10" `index entries <genindex.html#N>`_.
Navigation changes
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|navigation change| The main menu navigation has changed and the items re-arranged. Feedback from people using Mahara has shown that the previous division of "Content" and "Portfolios" was not ideal and that it was hard to find things. The new main menu matches the 3 main areas of Mahara:
|navigation change| The :ref:`main menu navigation <navigation>` has changed and the items re-arranged. Feedback from people using Mahara has shown that the previous division of "Content" and "Portfolios" was not ideal and that it was hard to find things. The new main menu matches the 3 main areas of Mahara:
* Create: Create and upload artefacts, and create portfolios
* Share: Share portfolios and view shared portfolios
......@@ -70,7 +77,7 @@ Support the creation of templates more
Submit a portfolio via LTI to an LMS
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|lti| Personal portfolios can be submitted to an LTI-enabled learning management system (LMS). Assignments are set up in the LMS with the connection to Mahara. Portfolios are graded in Mahara, and the grade is transferred to the LMS via LTI. These portfolios can be archived in Mahara automatically if needed.
|lti| Personal portfolios can be :ref:`submitted to an LTI-enabled learning management system <lti-assignment>` (LMS). Assignments are set up in the LMS with the connection to Mahara. Portfolios are graded in Mahara, and the grade is transferred to the LMS via LTI. These portfolios can be archived in Mahara automatically if needed.
.. figure:: /images/new/teacher_to_grade.*
:alt: Grade a portfolio submitted via the LMS
......@@ -124,7 +131,7 @@ This allows the administrator to communicate with the portfolio author directly
Define a custom landing page after login
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|custom landing page| A site administrator can define a page other than the dashboard to which everybody is taken once they log in to the site. This can be group, institution or site pages as well as group discussion forums in groups that are open to all registered users.
|custom landing page| A site administrator can :ref:`define a page other than the dashboard <site_settings>` to which everybody is taken once they log in to the site. This can be group, institution or site pages as well as group discussion forums in groups that are open to all registered users.
Update plan tasks directly on a page
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