Hello and Happy Halloween from the team at Cidi Labs! There’s nothing spooky about this edition of the newsletter, so read on for loads of treats including upcoming events and new resources that will help you get the most from your Cidi Labs tools!
November 28th at 12pm MT / 2pm ET
Did you know that OLC uses DesignPLUS and UDOIT to design the exemplary courses that are part of their Center for Professional Learning? Join this webinar to learn more about OLC’s process for designing these exemplary online learning experiences and catch a glimpse of the course template they have designed to maximize engagement in their workshops.
Here are the events we’ll be participating in through the end of the year, we hope to see you there!
October Product Releases
Throughout this month, we announced maintenance releases for each of our products. For more details, check out the Release Notes:
DesignPLUS Release Notes (🌟Pro tip: you can also view the release notes within the new Sidebar in the Help / Tutorials area!)
Cidiscape Release Notes
UDOIT Release Notes
TidyUP Release Notes
ReadyGO Release Notes
During our Customer Day earlier this month, we provided an overview of the DesignPLUS Customizations Course that allows you to create templates and styles at the account level that can be easily inserted into or applied to course content. Watch this segment of the session recording to learn more about how you can put these powerful capabilities to use at your institution!
In addition to customizations at the account level, did you know that you can create course-level customizations? The DesignPLUS User Guide now provides instructions for accessing Customization Pages in the Canvas Commons that you can pull into your course to create any of the following customizations:
Did you know that once you install the new DesignPLUS Sidebar, you have a number of options to enable designated users to switch between the legacy version and the new version? In this video, Kenneth walks you through the different options for version switching, which can be configured to best support your approach to the transition.