2018-10-04 - UpSmart Program Assessments - This release brings program assessments to UpSmart. These assessments are criterion-based, technology-enhanced exams that assess the skills and standards in each program. Teachers can set testing windows for one, two, or three program assessments class by class. Check out the release briefing to learn how to enable these assessments for your UpSmart classes.
2018-09-20 - Update to Translation (Additional Languages) - In this update, the translation tool supports a number of newly-added languages. Check out the full list of supported languages, or feel free to check out these articles:
- How to enable the text translation for individual students
- How to enable text translation for multiple students
2018-07-26 - Course Report and Translation Updates - Educators now have access to our new Course Report. It provides detailed information about all assigned activities to a student within a selected class. Somali was added to the translation tool, and UpSmart students now have the translation tool available too.
2018-04-17 - Course Editions - Edgenuity releases new base courses and state-specific courses throughout the year. With this platform release, the Manage Courses page now includes the option to view and filter by course edition to ensure that you are using supported courses with your students.
2018-03-22 - UpSmart Updates and CAPTCHA - In UpSmart, students now have access to an orientation video, and educators can archive enrollments and also enable previously archived classes. Additional CAPTCHA security measures have been added for all users to protect the privacy of your data.
2018-02-22 - UpSmart Reset Level and Topics - In UpSmart, educators have the option to give students actively working in UpSmart a second attempt at success. Educators can now reset a student's current level or an entire topic.
2018-01-11 - UpSmart Unblock and Reset Level - UpSmart teachers now have the ability to easily review student responses to the topic screeners as well as the various level items. While reviewing a student's responses, teachers can also unblock the student, or reset the level and allow the student to start over from the beginning of the current level.