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⚡HiTeach 5.0.18 update is here! Come see the new highlight features!

The HiTeach 5 update is here! What are some of the best features in this update? Come and take a look.

►Update Version No.: HiTeach 5 v5.0.18.0001 (For version check and update method, please refer to here)

The main updates include access to the IES syllabus in HiTeach, auto-start of questions and tasks set in PPTX slides, HiTeach 5 PPTAddin for questions and tasks setup in PowerPoint, local lesson record management, differentiated text (link) push, etc. The nine main updates are described as follows:

 1. IES 5 Syllabus: Easy access to online resources

HiTeach's teaching resource area displays the IES 5 Syllabus resources, allowing you to display individual and school syllabi in a tree-diagram format. You can save and import online materials, and open or use start testing according to the teaching needs, making it easier to access the prepared materials.
The full name of the Syllabus is the Structured Syllabus Catalog, which provides users with a structured, sequential way to prepare for class materials, including individual or school-level co-prepared syllabus catalogs.

HiTeach 5 supports IES Syllabus's materials and question banks

Can be imported or start testing directly

 2. Auto-start of questions and tasks set in PPTX slides

Most teachers will use PowerPoint to edit teaching materials, and now HiTeach has an enhanced support mode for PPTX presentations! When doing PowerPoint lesson preparation, you can open the HiTeach subsidiary software "HiTeach 5 PPTAddin", and make settings in advance for pages where you want to do interactive quizzing or tasks (such as set single answer, multiple answers, true-false, and cloze questions, or do pictures/file/audio collections). Then, when playing the PPT slide show, HiTeach will automatically detect whether this page has interactive settings, and the color of the HiTeach pen in the lower right corner will change. You can click on it to immediately enter HiTeach and directly execute the corresponding interactive question or task. This way does not require the import of PPT into HiTeach, is really convenient!

HiTeach 5 integrates PPT presentation's preset IRS questions

HiTeach 5 integrates PPT Presentation's preset interactive tasks

 3. HiTeach 5 PPTAddin: PowerPoint interactive design helper for class preparation (questions and tasks setup)

HiTeach 5 PPTAddin is a tool for PowerPoint lesson preparation, to assist in providing HiTeach interactive design. You can make settings in advance for pages where you want to do interactive quizzing or tasks (such as set single answer, multiple answers, true-false, and cloze questions, or do pictures/file/audio collections).
In this way, when the PowerPoint slide show is played in class, HiTeach will be able to automatically identify the interactive design, or, if the PPT file is imported into HiTeach, the interactive questions and tasks will automatically appear on the corresponding pages.

Set up HiTeach interactive IRS quiz in PowerPoint

Set up HiTeach interactive task in PowerPoint
「HiTeach 5 PPT設定工具」更新版本,請從HABOOK官網下載,使用的方法,請參考:在PowerPoint設定HiTeach互動題目頁之備課工具使用方法。Please download the updated version of "HiTeach 5 PPTAddin" from the HABOOK website, for the usage, please refer to: How to use the lesson preparation tool in the PowerPoint setup HiTeach interactive topic page.

 4. Local Lesson Record Management: Delete and export more conveniently

For each lesson, HiTeach will automatically record and save the pages, interactions, tests, tasks, etc. on the local hard drive, which you can manage after the class, including deleting and exporting them as zip files. In order to ensure the effective use of computer space, you can delete expired or unneeded records on a regular basis.



 5. Differentiated Text, Hyperlink, or File Push

Differentiated teaching/learning has a new feature that allows you to send files and text to the students. When pushing text, you can directly type or paste the text, or you can choose the text on the page (the system will automatically detect some of the text on the HiTeach page). If it is a web hyperlink, students can click on it to open the web page after receiving it.

Send text messages to students

The hyperlink text that students received can be clicked to open the web page

 6. Student profile picture can be displayed when using the Pick-out function

Student profile pictures will be displayed when using a local list for Pick-out. The pictures need to be set at Local Roster Settings first.

 7. 本機紀錄儲存路徑轉移



 8. Set to not automatic display HiTeach's login screen "when the computer is turned on"

不少教室的電腦是屬於公用電腦,多位老師共用,很多老師反饋是否開機時不顯示HiTeach的登入畫面,以免造成其他老師的困擾。OK,這次的更新,我們提供老師可自行選擇。Many classroom computers are public computers shared by many teachers, so we update HiTeach to allow teachers to be able to choose if they want to display HiTeach's login screen automatically when the computer is turned on to not affect other teachers

 9. 數位觀議課支援USB錄影裝置



**一般的通用USB WebCAM通常也可以支援,請自行測試使用。若採用採用醍摩豆系統認證測試過得設備,則具備硬體視訊壓縮功能,使用效能會更好。