The Institute for Jewish Spirituality (IJS) is an educational website that provides online courses and resources on meditation, yoga, singing, prayer, working with Middot, and other skills that help people align their behaviors with their inner values. RuviSoft has developed the IJS teaching platform to offer a full range of functionality and flexibility for all its users. It allows the admin (backend user) to easily manage, personalize, and create new courses that can be delivered both online or in person.
A subscribed student can easily access each course by booking a seat, and the admin can create automatic reminders to remind its students to access the course work they have purchased. Each course is divided into modules, and the admin can set the pace of delivery and the estimated time a student has to complete each module. The course material is made available to the students in four format types, which are Audio, Audio+Video, Text Study, and Read Only.
The features designed into the IJS platform can be divided into the functionalities that its three types of users need.
Admin – An admin has full access to the backend and can manage the users, modify their roles, keep track of all their actions, and set reminders for the users. An admin can manage and personalize all the courses and their price. They also have the right to add or delete a new admin as well as new teachers.
Students – Students can create an account on the IJS website, purchase education packages, book seats to attend various courses, join meditation sessions, and create orders. A student member can manage their account, set the pace to their education, and access all the course pages through the course dashboard.
Teachers – Teachers can subscribe to the IJS website, and the admin will give them additional rights and functionalities that are necessary for teachers to teach, guide, and test their students. Teachers can contribute to coursework, as well as test the student’s knowledge through multiple choice or essay questions.
The administrator has full access to the IJS platform backend. Functionalities include; managing user roles, tracking the user actions and login reports, creating and managing course modules, their prices, and the resource library, as well as having the option to maintain the FAQs and questions for the partner page.
There is a quizzing session after the completion of the course and a journal section for the question and debrief of the course.
Agreement between the IJS and the users and provides clear and specific guidelines to the users.
Facility to add the users like the teacher, author, and presenters and also have the option to assign more than one role to any user.
Facility to create a reminder, notification, and email setting which increases learner engagement.
Course-specific forum is only for the users who enrolled in course whereas General IJS user forum for all the members as well as students
Set the meditation time for the students and also have an option to create the online meditation classes.
Maintain the record of all faqs and also have an option to separate the faqs according to students and teachers.
The admin has full control over third party integrated plugins. He can manage which user can access them, and can decide how much functionality is allowed to each type of user.