Numbas user meeting, Spring 2022
“In the coming year, I’m going to focus less on developing new features in Numbas, and more on organising the content we’ve already got.”
- 100,000+ questions
- ~9,500 published items
- ~8,000 users
- ~1,500 institutions
LTI tool v3.0
- Getting a grip on async tasks!
- Managing versions better
Numbas Open Resource Library
Aim: Collect good, reliable open-access material in a moderated library.
Please join in on Thursday morning!
Behind the design of Numbas
~ 13,000 words so far
Custom input methods
I want an interaction that isn't possible with one of the built-ins.
Extensions can define new input methods, and custom part types can use them.
Something long-running or asynchronous needs to happen before marking.
pre_submit marking note is evaluated before the rest of the marking algorithm.
- Manage submissions to the Open Resource Library
- Better tools for checking workflow
Queues attached to projects, with checklists and comment threads.