Release Notes

Version 0.1.0 (Beta) — Mar 3, 2021

Overview

This release is the first public release for the iPad platform. The functionality available in this version aims to provide students with a means of accessing classrooms that are being run using Class for desktop.

Available Features

The functionality and actions currently available to students include the following:

  • Join a class (with or without being logged in)
  • View their course schedule
  • See the class participants list
  • Collapse and expand the sidebar to improve visibility
  • View their instructor in the Teacher’s Podium
  • Drag the Teacher’s Podium when both the sidebar and the Front of Class sections are collapsed
  • View other Instructors or Teacher Assistants in the Front of Class section
  • Collapse and expand the Front of Class section to improve visibility
  • Mute and unmute their audio
  • Turn their video on and off
  • Provide feedback to the other class participants
  • Raise their hand
  • Receive golden stars
  • Act on the activities triggered by the Instructor
    • Syllabus
    • Assignment
    • Assessment
    • Quiz
    • Test
    • Poll
    • Learning Management System
    • Shared Screen
    • Web Browsing
    • Video
    • Shared file
  • Toggle between the various activities in class
  • View and join activities launched by the instructor prior to them joining the class