Online Learning Platform Updates

Big Ideas Learning is committed to providing customer satisfaction and solutions to your technical needs. Since the launch of the new Big Ideas Math online learning platform, we have released significant updates to the product. Check back daily for more information on these updates.

8/21/15:

  • Teachers can now add a second book to a class.
  • Session management adjustments have been made to prevent students from timing out during assessments.
  • Student may now reset passwords by entering a new password after logging in with their temporary password.
  • Course Benchmark tests can be assigned for California courses.
  • Course Benchmark objectives data has been reimported and now display in the reports.
  • Selecting “Random” questions for Course Benchmark tests shows the correct number of items for each test.
  • Inactive users will no longer show up in Clever organizations, thus eliminating duplicate users.
  • Imported Clever organizations should no longer lose the books attached to their classes.

8/25/15:

  • An index was added to production on username. There was an immediate reduction in CPU usage which should reduce performance problems.
  • The Clever importer was updated to alleviate data issues.

The next full release should occur on Thursday or Friday and will include all reports, among other updates.

Dynamic Assessment and Progress Monitoring Tool Update

Thank you again for your patience while we develop this tool. We would like to share some updates that have been recently released.

  • Teachers can now access and utilize Remediation and Time Analysis Reports.
  • Time Analysis Reports will display “?” marks over a correct or incorrect answer when a problem is answered in less than 10 seconds with the assumption that the student guessed.

Coming Soon: Additional chapters, standards and student responses pop- ups available in reports, assigning to select students, and teacher ability to add notes or instructions for students.

If you have any comments or questions concerning the Dynamic Assessment and Progress Monitoring Tool, please let us know in the comments section or contact Big Ideas Math tech support at bil_support@larsontexts.com.