Upgrade to version 3.9.1

Our Moodle site has been upgraded from Moodle 3.6.4 to version 3.9.1.

This new Moodle version sees a big focus on accessibility improvements and contains several new features including:

  • An improved “Activity Chooser” that make locating activities and resources easier and intuitive and allow you to star and highlight items.

Screenshot of the Moodle Activity Chooser screen


  • Filtering participants in your courses will be much more powerful, you will be able to combine different filter options and build filters with multiple conditions.

Screenshot of the Moodle Participant List filter feature.

  • The enhanced “Atto Text Editor” will help you to create accessible content in your Moodle pages.

Screenshot of the Moodle Atto Text Editor toolbar with the Accessibility Checker button highlighted

  • H5P content will be available as a standard Moodle activity, meaning the ability to connect it to the gradebook and set up completion criteria. The new Content bank will enable you to create or upload H5P content and store it there to share it across courses.

For more information on the above and other new features of Moodle 3.9 please check the latest release notes at https://docs.moodle.org/39/en/New_features or watch this video

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