Platform Features

The NextThought platform offers you several features to manage, facilitate, create, and customize learning! Below, we’ve briefly listed some of our features. We will further explore these features throughout the guide.

Supported Content:

  • Hosted Text for Readings
  • PDFs, Slides, and Other Downloadable Materials
  • Videos (From Kaltura, Vimeo, YouTube, Wistia, Storyline, and others)
  • Webinars (Zoom, GoToWebinar, WebEx, Adobe Connect, Google Hangouts)
  • Video Transcripts
  • Assignments and Self-Assessments
  • Discussion Forums
  • External Links
  • Surveys and Polls
  • Timelines
  • Images and Video Reels
  • Events
  • LTI Tools
  • SCORM

Communication:

  • Email Course
  • Email Student
  • Notifications
  • Add a Contact
  • Chat
  • Notes
  • Forums and Announcements
  • Community Pages
  • Group Pages

Course Management:

  • Require Activities/Participation
  • Award Certificates and Credit
  • Review, Assess, and Grade
  • Filtering and Sorting
  • Roster
  • Grade Prediction
  • Export Grades
  • Final Grades
  • Reset or Excuse Grade
  • Assignment Feedback
  • Assignment Download
  • Gradebook Notifications
  • User Participation and Progress Reports
  • Course Reports
  • Discussion/Forum Reports
  • Assignment, Survey, Self-Assessment Reports
  • Resource Usage Reports
  • Stripe Integration (E-Commerce)

Site Management:

  • Site Branding and Logos
  • Site Community Customization
  • Customize Course Completion Certificate
  • Create Site Credit Types
  • Award Credit
  • View and Download Transcripts
  • Course Creation
  • Course Import
  • SCORM
  • Course Editing and Management
  • Course Enrollment
  • User Management
  • Account Creation Invitations
  • Site-wide Reports
  • Course Reports
  • User Reports
  • Webinar Integration
  • Stripe Integration (E-Commerce)