New Features

June 2018

  • You can now specify label position on points.

May 2018

  • Card Sort for everyone! Card Sorts are no longer an opt-in feature in labs, but available by default in our editor.
  • New sinks added for expression inputs and table cells.

April 2018

  • Italian and Thai translations are complete in the graphing calculator.
  • You now have access to our Computation Layer scripting language for Activity Builder, which until this point has been private. (More here.)
  • We released transformation tools for our geometry tool. (More here.)
  • Our iOS app supports iOS 9 again.
  • You can now place images above graphs in the calculator.
  • Our class codes now have six characters instead of four. We also make your class codes inactive after six months. (You can re-activate them if you need to – no problem.) This is all an effort at reducing the odds someone will stumble into your Desmos activity and your students' data.
  • Our calculator is 100% translated into Ukrainian.
  • We added Louisiana to our testing page because you'll now find the Desmos calculators on their state test.
  • Bug fixes for our iOS app.
  • Polygons added to the graphing calculator. (Check it!)

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018

  • We added a quartile function to our graphing calculator.
  • You can randomize the options in multiple choice questions in Activity Builder.
  • Now you can change the font size on point labels.
  • Go ahead and rotate images in the graphing calculator.

December 2017

  • Now you can re-size the expression list in our calculator.
  • Our geometry tool now has angle measures.

November 2017

  • If you edit an activity, we'll post a notice in your list of class codes so you know which ones belong to the older version.

October 2017

September 2017


August 2017

  • Go ahead and construct 'til your heart's content! You can now save constructions at desmos.com/geometry.
  • We're working on updates to a new teacher dashboard at teacher.desmos.com. Give it a try - we'd love your feedback.
  • Solving simple single variable equations has been deprecated.

June 2017

April 2017

March 2017

  • Text and math type can now co-exist in Activity Builder. Hooray!

February 2017

  • Using Teacher Pacing, teachers can now restrict students to multiple screens.

January 2017

December 2016

  • You can now import a graph into an Activity Builder activity by copying and pasting the url into the first expression line of a graph component. 

November 2016

  • Videos in Activity Builder - Play, pause, and more with the addition of videos in our classroom activities.

  • We've added a Multiple Choice option for Activity Builder activities. 

October 2016

  • iOS App Updates - including limits and parametric domain restriction updates.

September 2016

  • Teacher Pacing and Pause - Ring in the school year with our newest additions to the teacher dashboard. Find out what we love about these features. 

  • Classcode Screen - Simply open the dashboard and the student instructions will automatically be projected. 


August 2016

  • Teacher Account Settings - We've added the ability to update your username, reset your password, and email subscription preferences. Head over to teacher.desmos.com and click on your username in the upper right hand corner.  

 

July 2016

  • teacher.desmos.com - We given our teacher site received quite a facelift including the addition of bookmarks, bundles (!), and the brand new Desmos Labs.

June 2016

  • Calculator Colors - We've upgraded the current color palette in the graphing calculator to be bolder and even more beautiful. 

  •  iOS updates - Download our latest and greatest version of the Desmos Graphing Calculator app from the App Store.

May 2016

  • Sketch - Have students record their informal thinking with our newest component. Check out one way to use it in one of our Desmos Teaching Faculty's newest activities, Sketchy Graphs.

  • Hide Students - By popular demand! You can now hide unruly students from the teacher dashboard and find the account information associated with each student. 

April 2016

  • Integrals - The wait is over. Integrals are officially live. 

 

March 2016

  • Tips for Teachers - Give the gift of context to your fellow teachers. It's now possible to view screen-by-screen advice from the original author of activities in Activity Builder. You can also add tips for other teachers to your own authored activities.

  • Math Text - It's now possible to format math text in Activity Builder. Say goodbye to ^ and hello to actual exponents!

 

February 2016

 

January 2016 

  • Copy Previous - You can now carry student graph work forward in Activity Builder. Use it to have students reflect on their work or make changes later in the lesson - the possibilities are endless! Learn more about the feature with our copy previous support page.

  • Invisible Folders - Hide folders from students in Activity Builder graph screens. Check out an example of its implementation in our updated Match My Line activity or our teacher.desmos.com graph screen support page.

  • Graph Exhibits - Graphs can be now be added to question and text screens in Activity Builder

 

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