Unlock Question customization with Free Responses!

May 1, 2021

The Good Stuff

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week! We want to show our appreciation with these awesome new features and updates.

  • Free Response - Students can type, select text to add formatting, or access the 'blue plus sign' menu to record audio and video, insert images, math, emojis, files, and documents to their answers.
  • Math Keyboard in Show Your Work - Students and teachers can now use a brand new math keyboard.
  • User Interface Improvements - We've added a bunch of new fixes to the app interface, overhauled the audio player, and more!

Essay Questions are now called Free Response!

Did you know everything the former Essay question could do? Well, it can do so much, we've changed the name to Free Response! Ask a question that allows students choice in how they respond. Students can type, select text to add formatting, or access the blue plus sign menu to record audio and video, insert images, math, emojis, files, and documents! Students can even drag and drop any of these file types into their response. Find out more in our Help Center by clicking here, or watch the animation below for a demo.

Math Keyboard in Show Your Work (beta)

Students and teachers can use the math keyboard in a Show Your Work box by clicking on the new math symbol in the left-hand menu!

Additional Changes

Bug Fixes

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