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Whiteboard: Online tutoring made easy

We are glad to announce that Accudemia has integrated with our Whiteboard. It’s a great tool for online meetings, give online tutoring and help students remotely.In this case, a picture is worth a thousand words:The main features are:Create unlimited rooms, with unlimited participants.Chat with others via audio (microphone and speakers required). Chat with others via text.Optionally use video chat (offered by an additional fee). Upload and share Power Point files among all the participants. Upload and share Word, PDF files or images.Preserves the room between visits. Save transcript of text chat. Create math equations using the built-in equation editor. Free draw with pencil tool. And much more!A free demo is available. Contact us if you want to try it!

Profile answers importing now supported!

With the new release of Accudemia, one of the new features added is the possibility to import profile answers. Profile answers does not have to be mapped if you are importing from a CSV file. The reason why it works this way is because you can have several questions across different pages. Instead, profile answers require specific headers. The format of the header is @Profile(Page=X, Question=Y) where X represents the number of the page and Y represents the number of the question to set. For example, if your profile questionnaire has 2 pages with 3 questions each, you should have 6 columns with the following headers: @Profile(Page=1, Question=1)@Profile(Page=1, Question=2)@Profile(Page=1, Question=3)@Profile(Page=2, Question=1)@Profile(Page=2, Question=2)@Profile(Page=2, Question=3)Also, you can use a shorter version or the header by not specifying the words “Page” and “Question”, for example @Profile(1,2) for the page #1, question #2. Here’s a simple example on how to update the…