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We're continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updated content to Lt. Here are our latest releases.

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December 31 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here is a summary of what got shipped this month.

New Lt Feature Releases

  • The analytics dashboard is now live! See here for more information
  • Accessibility changes - Drag and Drop and Table Questions panels can now be selected via tabbing

Improvements and Bug fixes

  • The scroll bar in the archived and deleted courses sidebar now functions as expected
  • Temporarily losing internet access while a lesson is loading now does not cause some panels to be marked as unloaded. Only loaded panels persist data
  • Drag handles now behave as expected for multiple choice question panels
  • Deleting and/or archiving courses function restored

Content Team

New Lessons

  • Español - Community Translation
    • Clinical Skills - whole collection

November 30 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here is a summary of what got shipped this month.

New Lt Feature Releases

  • Accessibility changes - Text Question, Multiple Choice Questions and Table panels can now be selected via tabbing

Improvements and Bug fixes

  • Grading environment:
    • Fixed a bug in the grading environment where setting the max grade or turning auto-grading off wouldn't appear to persist after refreshing the browser. This only occurred for lessons inside a module.
    • Stopped checkpoints from blocking graders being able to view the whole lesson in the "View Model Answers" feature
  • Sampled data is no longer missing in a saved lesson in LabStation
  • Students are now able to start a second grace period after the first license they entered had expired
  • Example data now shows for a second sampling panel using a spirometer

Content 

New Lessons

  • Deutsch - Community Translation 
    • Medikamentengabe II - Vorbereitung
    • Medikamentengabe II - Übung
    • Medika entengabe II - Quiz

Bug Fixes

  • Getting Started Collection (Name changes, no content changes)
    • Lt Instance Administration v1.3.5
    • Lt Panel Types and Applications v1.3.3
    • LabStation Instance Administration v1.3.2
    • LabStation Panel Types and Applications v1.3.2
    • LabStation Student Starter v1.3.3
  • Human Physiology
    • Blood (Bioscience tutorial) v1.3.2 (in Blood Clotting and Blood Counting modules)
      • Incorrect feedback for an answer fixed (p11)
      • DnD panel option reworded for accuracy (p12)
    • Spinal Reflexes v1.3.5 (also in Imm Nursing and Neuroscience)
      • Value panels added to analysis pages
  • Psychophysiology
    • Electrodermal Response v1.3.5 (also in Neuroscience)
      • Example data added to polygraph activity
  • Preclinical Medicine
    • Blood Pressure v1.3.3 (also in Human Physiology)
      • Example data cleaned up (p4 and 13), intercostal popup added (p13), and units added to data channels.
    • Mr. Wolfe v1.2.6 (in the ANS module)
      • Fixed graph in popup (p9), fixed units in data panel (p10)
  • Understanding Your Physiology
    • A3, A5, A9, B1, C4, C5, C6, C7, and C8
      • Misc. updates (typos fixed, popups added)

October 31 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here is a summary of what got shipped this month.

New Lt Feature Releases

  • Accessibility improvements now allow students to tab through the student licensing screen (access codes) and course sidebar.

Improvements and Bug fixes

  • Grading interface:
    • Fix for grades appearing out of sync with the panel grade for users with slow internet
    • Disabled the grade input box until the grade has loaded, so it's clear that grades are still loading
    • Fixed the students’ grade/progress indicators from becoming out of sync
    • Fix for a bug in the grading interface where model answers could appear blank
    • Fixed the header incorrectly labeling background pages and popups as normal pages
    • Error message now displays on panels when they are detected as having failed to load
    • Stopped the first grade from not being able to be set or saved
    • Loading spinners added to panels in the grading interface to indicate when the student's answer is still loading. For example, if you accidentally set grades on questions that hadn't been updated to show the current student's answer

Content

New Lessons

  • Deutsch - Community Translation (Clinical Skills, Medication Administration I)
    • Medikamentengabe I - Vorbereitung (de-DE) v1.2.5
      • Translation of: Medication Administration I - Preparation
    • Medikamentengabe I - Übung (de-DE) v1.2.5
      • Translation of: Medication Administration I - Practice
    • Medikamentengabe I - Quiz (de-DE) v1.2.5
      • Translation of: Medication Administration I - Quiz

Bug Fixes

  • Human Physiology
    • Glucose Absorption - PLP v.1.32
      • Corrected question 8 answer, Body system added to keywords, Updated popups to match the lab.
    • El corazón v1.2.9_es-LA
    • O coração v1.2.9_pt-BR
    • Mecânica da Ventilação (pt-BR) v1.3.2
  • Pre-Clinical Med
    • Glucose Absorption - PLP v.1.32
      • Corrected question 8 answer, Body system added to keywords, Updated popups to match the lab.
    • El corazón v1.2.9_es-LA
    • O coração v1.2.9_pt-BR
  • Anatomy
    • Heart Dissection – Lab v1.1
      • Fixed incorrect L and R ventricle labels.
    • Dissecação do Coração - Laboratório (pt-BR) v1.1
      • Fixed incorrect L and R ventricle labels.

October 16 2020

Content Software

New Lt Feature Releases

 

  • Improved Lt platform accessibility by

    • Adding new access keys and the ability to tab between lesson navigation controls

    • Users can now tab across the Lt header

    • Tab navigate lessons and modules in the student list view

    • Access key added for the home button within the lesson environment

    • Buttons have been updated to show when they have focus 

    • Added alternative text for icons in the student list view

    • Added alternative text for icons in the lesson environment header

  • Added a new authoring settings file library for authors to easily select settings files for the Data and Scope Sampling Panels

  • Prepared our Lt Sampling Panels for the upcoming Lt Sensors release

  • Made multiple changes to reduce the load on our servers and increase the performance of Lt

  • Fixed a bug where sometimes the wrong answer was displaying in the grading interface when switching between students quickly

  • Fixed a bug where a few of the Lt icons weren’t displaying correctly

  • Improved performance when switching between a student & staff member via the course sidebar

  • Updated our minimum browser versions, please check them out here.



 

Content

New Lessons

 

Community Translated lessons – Español (es-LA)

  • Immersive Nursing modules, each containing 5 lessons:

    • Alfred Ashmore - Renal Failure

    • Barry West - Stroke

    • Ben Wolf - Diabetes Complications

    • Carol Campbell - Diabetes

    • Frank Foster - Muscle

    • James Lester - Blood Pressure

    • Jenny Lincoln - Pregnancy

    • Jenny Lincoln - Childbirth

    • Liam McFadden - Febrile child

    • Mary Montgomery - COPD

    • Mike Miller - MI

    • Rachel Pearson - Myasthenia Gravis

    • Sam Dixon - Peripheral Vascular Disease

    • Tama Hudson - Heart Failure

  • Deutsch - Community Translation

    • Flüssigkeitshaushalt und Ernährung – Quiz v1.2.5

    • Flüssigkeitshaushalt und Ernährung – Übung (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Flüssigkeitshaushalt und Ernährung – Vorbereitung v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen I – Quiz (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen I – Übung (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen I – Vorbereitung (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen II – Quiz (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen II – Übung (de-DE) v1.2.5

    • Klinische Messungen II – Übung (de-DE) v1.2.5

 

Bug Fixes

 

  • Breathing – Lab v1.3.2 (Human Phys and Exercise Phys)

  • Cardiorespiratory Effects of Exercise – PLP v1.3.2 (Human Phys and Exercise Phys)

  • Cardiovascular Effects of Exercise – Lab 1.3.2 (Human Phys and Exercise Phys)

  • Clinical Measurements I – Quiz v1.2.6 (Clinical Skills)

  • Energy Expenditure and Exercise – Lab v1.3.3 (Human Phys and Exercise Phys)

  • Fluid and Nutrition – Quiz v1.2.6 (Clinical Skills)

  • Heart Sounds – Lab v1.3.3 (Human Phys, Immersive Nursing, PCM)

  • Medication Administration I – Preparation v1.2.6 (Clinical Skills)

  • Stroop Test – Lab v1.2.6 (Human Phys, Neuroscience, Psychophys)

  • Water Balance – Lab v1.3.1 (DL and normal version; Human Phys)

 

September 18 2020

Content Software

New Lt Feature Releases

  • Improved Lt accessibility by adding access keys and the ability to navigate the lesson by tabbing
  • Fixed a bug in the Annotation Panel where the annotations could go blank for some students
  • Various improvements to the Lt Content Library
  • Adding a "Set for All Sections" button to update the availability start and end date for all sections Set availability for all sections
  • Applied multiple security updates
  • Behind the scenes work to get ready for the new Lt Analytics Dashboard coming next month. Here’s a sneak peek! Analytics sneak peek

Content Library updates

Understand Your Physiology

Last month we released this new collection. Understand Your Physiology is a learning supplement that has more than 160 ready-made lessons and over 3900+ interactive questions. The collection covers fundamental physiological concepts including regulation and control, body systems, and multi-system physiology.

New lessons

  • v1.0 versions of 18 Lt Biology labs added to the US_Biology_Pack (build #318)
  • Biology - release of 18 final v1.0 labs
    • Acid Rain – Lab v1.0
    • Aquatic Photosynthesis – Lab v1.0
    • Biological Membranes – Lab v1.0
    • Cellular Respiration – Lab v1.0
    • Diffusion through Membranes – Lab v1.0
    • Enzyme Action: Testing Catalase Activity – Lab v1.0
    • Interdependence of Plants and Animals – Lab v1.0
    • Limitations on Cell Size – Lab v1.0
    • Metabolization of Sugars by Yeast – Lab v1.0
    • Mitosis and Meiosis – Distance Learning Lab v1.0
    • Mitosis and Meiosis – Lab v1.0
    • Photosynthesis – Lab v1.0
    • Population Dynamics – Lab v1.0
    • Population Genetics and Evolution – Distance Learning Lab v1.0
    • Population Genetics and Evolution – Lab v1.0
    • The Visible Spectra of Plant Pigments – Lab v1.0
    • Transpiration – Lab v1.0
    • Turnip Peroxidase – Lab v1.0
  • Anatomy
    • Digestive System Model – Lab v1.0
  • Biology
    • Genetics of Drosophila – Distance learning lab DLv1.0
    • Genetics of Drosophila – Lab v.10
    • Animal Behavior – Distance Learning Lab DLv1.0
    • Animal Behavior - Lab v.10
    • Bacterial Transformation - Lab v1.0
    • Bacterial Transformation - Distance Learning Lab v1.0
  • Community Translated lessons – Portuguese (pt-BR)
    • There are 59 lessons spread between Human Phys and Anatomy.
  • Community Translated lessons – Deustch (de-DE)
    • Three modules containing 3 lessons each:
      • Flüssigkeitshaushalt und Ernährung – v1.2.5
      • Klinische Messungen I – v1.2.5
      • Klinische Messungen II – v1.2.5

Lesson updates

  • Aerobic Fitness Testing v1.3.3 fc4
    • Formatting fixes
    • Updated volunteer demographic info
  • Human Phys, PCM, Immersive Nursing
    • Lung Volumes v1.3.7
    • Read-only data panels replaced with data panels.

August 13 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here's what got released this month.

  • Added grading options to grading environment including anonymous grading

  • Editing of maximum grades for questions after publishing via the grading interface

  • Moodle integration 1.1 now supports the latest versions of Moodle.

  • Minor bug fixes and improvements

 

Content Library updates

  

New Lessons:

  • Aerobic Fitness Testing - Lab, distance learning version (Exercise Physiology Distance Learning Labs module)

Lesson updates:

  • Cardiorespiratory Effects of Exercise v1.3.3 (Exercise Physiology, Human Physiology)

New French content:

  • Cardiorespiratory Effects of Exercise – Lab v1.3.2 (Effets cardiorespiratoires de l’exercice physique – TP)

July 3 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here's what got released this month.

  • Added new grade syncing modes to Canvas Integration. After syncing, assignments can be moved to new assignment groups. Assignments that have been moved will continue to have their grades updated.

    • New Assignment Group - Canvas creates a new assignment group for every Lt lesson.

    • No Assignment Group - Canvas places new assignments in the top assignment group in the course.

    • Single Assignment Group - Canvas creates a single assignment group for all Lt lessons. Canvas places new assignments in this group.

 

 

  • Style and usability improvements to the Lt Grading Interface.

  • Educators can now view the work for a student who is still in progress (not yet committed) or for lessons without a completion page, so that they can see how students are progressing.

  • Minor bug fixes and improvements

 

Content Library updates

 

New lessons:

  • How to write good MCQs v1.0 (Getting Started with Lt - Administrators v1.3.9 module)

  • Reproductive System Model - Lab v1.0 (Anatomy - Reproductive System v1.1 module)

  • Respiratory System Model - Lab v1.0 (Anatomy - Respiratory System v1.1 module)

 

  • Biological Membranes – Lab pr1.0 (Pre-release, Biology)

 

Lesson updates:

  • Aesthetics, Assessment, Accessibility, and Activities v1.1 (Getting Started with Lt - Administrators v1.3.8 module)

    • Added Instructor’s Material explaining good and bad examples of page layout in lesson

    • Updated key words

    • Replaced figures on p16

    • Updated permission for Bloom’s taxonomy image on p12

    • Added more information on accessibility

    • Added additional links to tools and resources

  • Cardiorespiratory Effects of Exercise v1.3.3 (Exercise Physiology, Human Physiology)

    • Moved example data from Instructor's Material into lesson, deleted redundant table and note).
  • Sensory Illusions - Lab v1.3 Distance learning version (Human Physiology)

    • This lab was initially released only to the Neuroscience and Psychophys collections, but you can now find it in Human Phys as well.
 

New German content:

  • Heart and ECG v1.3.3 (Herz und EKG) module

  • ECG Basics v1.3.2 (EKG-Grundlagen) module

  • Cardiac Cycle v1.3.2 (Herzachse) module

  • Abnormal ECGs v1.3.2 (Anormale EKGs) module

  • Heart and ECG – Lab v1.3.3 (Herz und EKG – Praktikum) module

  • Anaerobic Fitness Testing – Lab v1.3.2 (Anaerobe Fitnesstests – Praktikum) lesson

June 11 2020

Content Software

We are continuously improving features and performance, fixing bugs, and releasing updates to Lt daily.

Here's what got released this month.

 

  • Added a new model answer view of the lesson (all panels show the model answers, and report page is always visible), accessible via a new link in the grading interface
  • Added a new sidebar in the grading view that enables graders to move between students for the same question. Graders now have the flexibility to grade in the way that suits them best
  • Added a search box for new grading sidebar
  • Added sorting to the grading interface (order by family name or given name)
  • Progress indicators for students and overall progress for the entire lesson within the grading interface
  • Students now have the ability to add their own comments to example data in the Data Panel

  • Improved the reliability of the PDF generator service

  • Authors can find recent work easier by using the new ‘Recently Edited’ filter we’ve added to the Lesson card

  • Syncing grades is now even faster across large courses

  • Fixes a bug where lessons would still indicate they were in a module after being removed

  • Resolve issues around password reset and email change when a user makes multiple requests at once

  • Added a fix for persisting of grades when switching quickly to another student in the grading interface

  • Canvas Integration warns users when they don't have the correct permissions to sync grades

  • Implemented a cooldown period of two hours for bulk "Send Invites" from Student Accounts administration. Students already invited in the previous two hours are not reinvited.

  • Updated our Canvas integration to fix a syncing issue that some customers were seeing

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