zyBooks vs Coding Rooms

zyBooks vs Coding Rooms

What zyBooks lacks in product features, Coding Rooms has. From an interactive and collaborative workspace to an all-encompassing IDE, Coding Rooms provides a far more engaging experience.

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zyBooks vs Coding Rooms

From industry-first features like the real-time student coding dashboard to in-depth engagement analytics, learn what makes Coding Rooms the best alternative for teachers who need comprehensive tooling, reliability, and support.

Feature Comparison
zyBooks
Coding Rooms
Unified Teacher Dashboard
View All Students' Code in Real-time
Student Engagement Metrics (Keystroke Tracking)
Multi-file, Multithreading IDE
Live Support
Record Your Classes
Replay Recorded Classes
Group Projects
Audio Conferencing
Video Conferencing
Real-time Chat
Real-time Code Error Tracking
Large Variety of Coding Languages
Code Playback
Pair-programming
Course Roster
No Software Install Needed
Assignments
Integrated Auto-grading
Animated Textbook Content

The zyBooks alternative that brings your in-class exercises to life

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Real-time Student Code Dashboard

Real-time Student Code Dashboard

The unified real-time dashboard hands you the power of seeing and interacting with every students’ coding pad in real time. The live coding dashboard enables each instructor to see every student’s coding, debugging, testing, and thinking processes in real-time. This allows you to provide 100% individualized feedback, help, and support to every student throughout the entire duration of a class at the moment they need it most.

All the real-time coding pads in your classroom allow for collaborative editing, access control, presence tracking, error-checking, smart code suggestions, quick-fixes, documentation, and cloud-based code execution!

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Smart IDE That Solves Problems for You

Smart IDE That Solves Problems for You

With Coding Rooms, gone are the days of managing installs, configurations, versions, permissions, and different operating systems. We bring it all to the browser and sync it across your entire classroom instantly. We also couple that with our state-of-the-art smart IDE that offers real-time suggestions, error checking, and help to you and your students!

Imagine you and your students all had a virtual coding guru on your shoulder – this is the experience that our IDE provides in real-time. Leverage this powerful toolkit to reduce your workload, and provide the ultimate learning experience!

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Tooling that Supports your Instructional Workflows

Tooling that Supports your Instructional Workflows

Coding Rooms' streamlined admin options, scheduling, and classroom management features enable you to focus your effort 100% on teaching - not fighting with complicated learning management systems!

Coding Rooms also supports a wide array of features to ensure that your new remote or fully-online teaching is secure, safe, and error-free.

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Powerful Presentation & Conferencing Support

Powerful Presentation & Conferencing Support

Can you hear me? Can you see my screen? Can you view the presentation? Yes, yes, and yes! Coding Rooms integrates a powerful suite of video conferencing, audio, screen sharing, presenting (PDFs and PPTXs), group chat, whiteboarding, and direct messaging tools so that you never have to worry about bringing your entire classroom experience 100% online. What’s even more awesome? This whole experience doesn’t require any installing any extra software!

While all the tools for your virtual classroom live in Coding Rooms, you are also empowered to use Coding Rooms in physical settings, mixed classrooms, and even alongside your favorite video conferencing tools!

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All Your Favorite Languages Configured & Ready to Go

All Your Favorite Languages Configured & Ready to Go

Javascript • Java • Python 2 • Python 3 • C++ • C • Bash • C# • GoLang • Swift • Typescript • Kotlin • Perl • PHP • Ruby • Clojure • Haskell • Karel • HTML • CSS • MicroPython

Don’t see your language listed here yet? We’re always adding new languages! To get your language prioritized, please reach out to our support team with your request!

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All the features and support you need to run your programming classes like a pro. Choose Coding Rooms today.

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