In case you’ve logged into ExamTime at present you’ll discover that we’ve obtained a brand new look and a few nice new options, simply in time for Christmas! In case you’re feeling a bit flustered, or simply plain curious, learn on and we’ll information you thru all of the modifications.
The 4 main areas we developed are:
The outdated folder system is gone, your Topics now take central stage and are introduced as tiles. Your Dashboard acts as a portal to each side of ExamTime.
Your Timeline is a facet of your Dashboard. This can be a utterly new characteristic. It exhibits you ,at a look, what you’ve achieved prior to now and what you must obtain sooner or later.
3) Examine Aids Display:
We’ve made managing your Examine Aids a lot simpler . With the brand new Examine Aids display screen you’ll find what you’re in search of in a matter of seconds.
One other utterly new characteristic! This lets you set your self a Objective that you must obtain– this may very well be an examination or perhaps a class journey– something you must do or full.
We determined to deal with these areas after listening to your suggestions. We really feel that these areas considerably enhance the person expertise of ExamTime, making it simpler to handle your Topics and Examine Aids. The brand new Objective setting characteristic and the Timeline are vital steps ahead in what we would like ExamTime to be; your full on-line research surroundings which you could entry wherever, anytime!
Though there was a variety of work on this replace, within the grand scheme of issues it’s only a stepping stone to what ExamTime might be. We’re nonetheless in beta in spite of everything!
So let’s have a extra in-depth have a look at the brand new options:
Firstly, we obtained a brand new Dashboard. Isn’t it beautiful?
You possibly can see that our Topics have a brand new look. They’re not folders alongside the left hand aspect however Topic Tiles that populate your Dashboard. Every tile has their very own color and icon, which you’ll choose while you create it. Beneath you’ll see the variety of the research aids you could have in every topic.
Above your topic tiles you’ll see the acquainted create choices. Their icons could look a bit extra trendy however they nonetheless carry you to the identical nice options (and even a bit bit higher). Right here you possibly can create your Thoughts Maps, Flashcards, Questions and Quizzes.
We received’t give all of it away however within the New 12 months we’ll be releasing some massive options too!
On the fitting aspect of the Dashboard display screen you’ll see your Timeline. This can be a utterly new characteristic which we’ve developed so you possibly can simply navigate all of your actions at a look. It exhibits your previous actions and the Objectives you have to finish sooner or later (extra on this later!).
If you click on on a Topic Tile you’ll be introduced into the Examine Aids web page. That is what the brand new Examine Aids Web page appears to be like like:
This display screen means that you can slice and cube all of your content material so you’ll find it faster. On the left hand of the display screen you possibly can choose your Topic. You possibly can add Matters beneath these that can assist you additional organise your Examine Aids. Within the heart of the display screen you’ll see an inventory of all of your Examine Aids, this listing will replace relying on which filters you choose. Inside a topic you possibly can filter by Matter and Sort. So, for instance, you may filter your Historical past Examine Aids so that you simply solely noticed Thoughts Maps and Flash Playing cards for the Industrial Revolution.
Above the Examine Aids desk within the heart you will note quite a few choices comparable to Share, Transfer and Delete. You possibly can choose a Examine Support by ticking the field beside it on the left. You may also choose greater than one after the other so if you would like you possibly can Share 10 completely different Examine Aids along with your Examine Buddies.
On this display screen additionally, you will see the Objectives tab, which appears to be like like this:
Change over to this tab to create a Objective. A Objective is a very new characteristic. You create a Objective when you could have one thing you must obtain—it may be as massive or as small as you need. It may very well be your finish of yr exams or your weekly homework.
When making a objective you must assign a due date (that is the date you must full your Objective by). You possibly can then add Duties that have to be accomplished so as to obtain your Objective. You possibly can tick these off as you full them. You will notice your progress bar enhance the extra Duties you tick off.
When making a Process you might be additionally in a position to connect a Examine Support to it. Primarily because of this you wish to revise a sure Examine Support as a part of a Objective. Beneath every Process you will note the choice to connect a Examine Support. You may also instantly ship a Examine Support to a Objective through the use of the choices on the Examine Aids display screen.
You may also create a Objective by going to your Timeline in your Dashboard. On the prime of your Timeline you will note an Add Objective button. Click on on this or go into the Objective part everytime you wish to create a Objective. Everytime you create a Objective it would seem in your Timeline. Your most pressing Objective seems nearer to the ‘Now’ node. You possibly can click on on the ‘All Objective’ part to see all of your Objectives directly.
There are numerous extra nooks and cranny’s so that you can discover however hopefully this quick overview has given you a good suggestion of what you are able to do when utilizing ExamTime. So be sure you check out our new options your self both by logging in or signing up.
We’ll be releasing extra options within the New 12 months so ExamTime might be even higher by the point you come back to highschool or faculty or wherever you end up!
For a extra thorough walkthrough of the brand new options take a look at the FAQ part in addition to these tutorial movies on Thoughts Maps, Flash Playing cards, Quizzes and Objectives.