Jamf School Student

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6.0.1 for iOS (2022-07-25)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

The Teacher app no longer crashes after clicking on a class.

3.0.1 for macOS (2022-07-25)

Bug Fixes

The Teacher app no longer crashes after clicking on a class.

6.0.0 for iOS (2022-07-05)

Jamf School Student Navigation Enhancements

Navigation in Jamf School Student for iOS now allows users to easily switch between sidebar sections and allows for notifications and status indicators to display on tabs. Other navigation enhancements include the following:
  • Revamped the user interface.

  • Settings, Messages, App Requests, Library, and Tests can now be accessed using the sidebar.

  • You can now swipe down on the screen to refresh the sidebar.

  • The sidebar can also be accessed by swiping right from the edge of the screen.

  • Students can switch between sidebar menu items without losing their progress.

  • Jamf Pro now supports the navigation enhancements.

  • Improved Traditional Chinese translations.

The following accessibility enhancements were also added:
  • Voice OverThis screen reader allows students to hear auditory descriptions of on-screen text and elements.
  • Dynamic TypeStudents can now choose the size of on-screen text.

Bug Fixes

  • A student's profile picture now correctly displays throughout the app.

3.0.0 for macOS (2022-07-05)

Jamf School Student Navigation Enhancements

Navigation in Jamf School Student for macOS now allows users to easily switch between sidebar sections and allows for notifications and status indicators to display on tabs. Other navigation enhancements include the following:

  • Revamped the user interface.

  • Settings, Messages, App Requests, Library, and Tests can now be accessed using the sidebar.

  • Students can switch between sidebar menu items without losing their progress.

  • Jamf Pro now supports the navigation enhancements.

  • Improved Traditional Chinese translations.

The following accessibility enhancements were also added:
  • Voice OverThis screen reader allows students to hear auditory descriptions of on-screen text and elements.
  • Dynamic TypeStudents can now choose the size of on-screen text.

Bug Fixes

  • A student's profile picture now correctly displays throughout the app.

5.2.4 for iOS (2022-02-10)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Message notifications now open the correct message.

  • The wrong class no longer loads after clicking on a class.

2.2.3 for macOS (2021-12-02)

Proctoring tests in Jamf School Student

Proctoring a test is now available in Jamf School Student for macOS.

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Classes now display properly.

  • The Settings icon now correctly displays after clicking Software Update.

5.2.3 for iOS (2021-12-02)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Classes now display properly.

  • The Settings icon now correctly displays after clicking Software Update.

  • A test name now accurately displays on a student's iPhone during a test.

  • Scoped content in collections now accurately displays.

2.2.0 for macOS (2021-11-08)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf School Student for macOS that failed to load messages after sending a message to a student.

5.2.0 for iOS (2021-11-08)

Proctoring Tests in Jamf School Student

Teachers can now proctor online tests using Jamf Teacher. This new feature allows teachers to view a student's screen and camera using video conferencing software while they are taking a test. Teachers can use this feature in Jamf Teacher by navigating to a student in a class, tapping Start Test, and then configuring the video conferencing software and test URL. For more information, see Starting a Proctored Test in the Jamf Teacher Guide for Teachers.

Note:

Proctoring tests is not available for Jamf Pro customers.

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Fixed an issue that caused multiple message sessions to display in Jamf School Student for iOS.

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf School Student for iOS that failed to load messages after sending a message to a student.

2.1.1 for macOS (2021-08-26)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf Teacher for macOS that prevented starting a lesson.

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf Teacher for macOS that caused the background to turn gray after tapping a profile, app, or document that installs on-demand.

5.1.1 for iOS (2021-08-26)

Bug Fixes and Enhancements

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf Teacher for iOS that prevented starting a lesson.

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf Pro that prevented teachers from restricting student devices in classes using Jamf Teacher for iOS.

  • Fixed an issue in Jamf Teacher for iOS that caused the background to turn gray after tapping a profile, app, or document that installs on-demand.

2.1.0 for macOS (2021-08-12)

Jamf School Student for macOS includes the following bug fixes and enhancements:

  • You can now view Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student in simplified Chinese.

  • Fixed an issue that displayed notifications from Jamf School Student even after a user was unassigned from the device.

5.1.0 for iOS (2021-08-12)

Jamf School Student for iOS includes the following bug fixes and enhancements:

  • You can now view Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student in simplified Chinese.

  • Fixed an issue that prevented message notifications from displaying on the dashboard and in messages in Jamf School Student for iOS.

  • Fixed an issue that displayed notifications from Jamf School Student even after a user was unassigned from the device.

2.0.1 for macOS (2021-06-14)

Jamf School Student for macOS includes the following enhancement:

  • Fixed an issue that displayed text incorrectly in alerts in Dark Mode.

  • Fixed an issue that caused only students in a subgroup of a class to be invited to a Remote Class.

  • Fixed an issue that prevented using Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student when a device with those apps installed was re-enrolled with Jamf School.

5.0.1 for iOS (2021-06-14)

Jamf School Student for iOS includes the following enhancement:

  • Fixed an issue that displayed text incorrectly in alerts in Dark Mode.

  • Fixed an issue that caused only students in a subgroup of a class to be invited to a Remote Class.

  • Fixed an issue that prevented using Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student when a device with those apps installed was re-enrolled with Jamf School.

2.0.0 for macOS (2021-05-11)

Jamf School Student for macOS includes the following enhancement:

Fixed an issue that sometimes prevented exiting the Messages screen from the Jamf School Student for macOS app.

5.0.0 for iOS (2021-05-11)

Jamf School Student for iOS includes the following enhancement:

Fixed an issue that displayed messages incorrectly in the Jamf Teacher and Jamf School Student for iOS apps.