At Chalk, we’re releasing new tools, features, and improvements weekly to make your experience better and better. Great tools, like great education, shouldn’t rest on its laurels. It should be growing and adapting to fit changing needs. The Chalk Family takes that to heart. Here is where you’ll find a record of the updates and improvements we’ve been making to the Chalk Suite you know and love.
Admins can now create grading scales for Markboard and make them available to teachers. Like a template for your grading formula.
As a teacher you can now define grading schools for your semesters and subjects!
You likely won't see any changes from this, but we've updated our authentication system to be more robust, secure and reliable
Updates to the editor, and some other improvements to make the Android Planboard experience better
We now use CAPTCHA on the reset password page if Google detects that you're not a human, among other improvements
Now when you're previewing a lesson group in resources, you can preview the individual lessons, and make edits directly to the lessons in resources. You can also now preview and edit your lesson groups as you share them from Planboard
Nothing major, but we cleaned up some of the design, and made the menus easier to read. It's the little things
You'll now see your students' initials in place of a generic profile photo in Markboard if they don't have one uploaded
We've made some changes to Markboard that should increase the speed at which grade averages are calculated. Snappy.
We've cleaned up the Unit Content popup in Planboard. The options on the left are now more crisp, and content is formatted much nicerTake a look!
We've made some improvements to how options are selected to improve on our security measures.
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Delivering the month view faster than ever. Additional speed improvements when you're editing an offday or building custom schedules
We've made some enhancements to the card design on your Markboard assessments page
You can now view your email preferences on the account page anywhere from Chalk apps
You can now view learning objectives coverage in curriculum analytics from the admin dashboard.
You can now add in a course overview unit to your curriculum map to include resources available across all units.Get a Demo
There was an issue with Facebook oAuth that has now been resolved.Try it out!
Fixed an issue that blocked scrolling through curriculum maps on tablets. Scroll away!
Easily review lesson plans from within the administrator dashboard and provide feedback quickly to teachers
We launched this updates feed in early 2017 to keep you informed on what we’re building. Our team has been busy since 2012, first launching Planboard, and over time building out offerings in curriculum development, assessment, attendance, and more! Get a glimpse of what we’ve done in the past by checking out Our Story.