Aug 18, 2023
Our team has been buzzing with excitement to bring you a fresh wave of updates that we believe will make your experience even more enjoyable and seamless. 🐝🍯
👾 Unreal Engine Courses by the Epic Games Education Team
We are collaborating with Epic Games to bring an educational opportunity of epic proportions. We will be providing access to six new Unreal Engine courses originally created by the Epic Games education team. These courses aim to simplify concepts related to interactive 3D for newcomers using Unreal Engine, thereby unlocking game development and skills for other emerging industries for children and learners of all ages.
We will gradually introduce the following courses to you and announce them on your dashboard;
🎮 Hour of Code: Unreal Engine - Create Your First 3D Game
🚀 Build a Virtual Rube Goldberg Machine in Unreal Engine
🤖 Get Started Creating Robots in Unreal Engine
🎬 Unreal Futures: Careers in Animation
👗 Unreal Futures: Careers in Fashion
📣 Unreal Futures: Careers in Advertising
We've decided to streamline the platform by discontinuing the Teams functionality. Teams and classrooms function in a very similar, If not identical, manner. This means that you can now utilize classrooms for a wide range of purposes according to your needs. We aim to enhance your experience by consolidating everything under one entity, facilitating the seamless integration of new features.
Organizations still using the old Teams functionality can continue to do so during a transitional period, gradually adapting to the changes.
⛑️Help Center Updates
We have updated the existing articles and added many new ones! Explore your help center to refresh your memory and uncover fresh tips and tricks awaiting your discovery.
When soft deleting a user, you can now revert the deletion. This action no longer requires a member of the customer support team
Changed the name of “instructors” to “teachers” in classrooms
The title in presentation mode is now bigger; 38px.
When a teacher updates alternatives in sort into bucket, the answers are now updated for the students as well
Made it possible to answer an Arrange list task again if the teacher changes the alternatives
Implemented a new design for quizzes, exams, assignments, and other activities
Introduced a new UI design language - Glass UI
Added a loading indicator to the course library at the bottom of the page to make it more clear that more content is being loaded.
Made design improvements to the login page
Made further improvements to the presentation mode
Updated the design for the Video Reviews browse page
Made improvements to how favicons are displayed for white-label customers
Started courses now show a status which should make it easier for students to see where they are in a course
Fixed a bug where the page would crash if you clicked on an activity with sort into bucket while previewing.
Fixed a bug where the page would crash if you previewed a lesson with a connect text & image.
Fixed an issue where drawings would be placed in the wrong place in Video Reviews if you resized the window.
Fixed a bug where YouTube videos would show a black screen before starting
Fixed an issue where Video Reviews would get stuck on pause in Safari and Firefox.
Fixed a bug where you couldn’t save a rich text if you added a widget and instantly deleted it again and then tried to save.
Changed the text on the button in polls to “Show answer” instead of “Show correct answer”
We would love to hear from you. If you have any feedback, questions, or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact us via email or in our help center chat box. Have a fantastic weekend ahead. 🚀
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