Categories

Today on Riipen, we are excited to announce our newest feature, standardized categories! Until now, when creating projects, assignments, or editing your profile, you were able to assign categories all willy-nilly with no sense of direction from us. Well all of that...

Email Designs

If you have been using the Riipen platform in the past few days, you may have noticed our newest announcement in your inbox. New email designs! Now with 10% more humour, 20% more sass, and 100% more clarity. On new designs allow users to take more actions from their...

Responsive

Ever tried using Riipen on your tablet or mobile device? It was rough, and we knew it. That's why today we are excited to announce that Riipen has gone fully responsive! What does this mean? Our site will automatically adjust to whatever size of screen you are using...

Milestones

Today we are excited to announce our next great feature for educators on Riipen, "Milestones". Milestones are configurable objectives that educators would like their students to achieve throughout the life span of their in class projects. Starting today, educators...

Teams

Earlier this week, we rolled out our most anticipated feature, which we are calling "Teams". Previously on Riipen, if a group of students wanted to complete a project, they would each start and submit to the project separately. All that has now changed with the...

Portal Reports

If you are an administrator of a school portal, a few weeks ago you may have notice a new tab in your portal dashboard called "Reports". This is a brand new feature within the Riipen platform and represents a first step towards analyzing student activity within the...

Dashboard Homepage

If you have logged into Riipen in the past few days, you will notice some big changes to both your home page, as well as the navigation bar. First, you will see that Riipen.io's home page is now your personal dashboard. Use this page to find the projects you are...

Educator Project Management

As much as we love having all our wonderful in class projects on Riipen, sometime the project just does not fit the need of the educator for what they are trying to accomplish with their class. Until recently, there was no way for an educator to indicate to an...

Advanced Searching

At Riipen, we are always looking for ways to improve the existing features we have. Today we are announcing our new improvement we are deeming "Advanced Search". Previously, while browsing assignment, challenges, or others, our search functionality was quite limited...