SparkLearn® 3.2 Release Notes

Release Notes: May 2022


The SparkLearn® 3.2 release brings localization tools for the SparkLearn interface and content delivery. Based on recommendations and work with some of our largest clients, we are happy to offer localization tools to all SparkLearn Customers. This release also includes new group assignment abilities, improved navigation for content managers, and user licensing reporting.

For Content Managers and Owners

  1. The SparkLearn Interface elements and content sections can be localized
    • Content managers can request additional languages for interface elements to be localized.
    • Content managers can now duplicate learning materials and add in their own localized text and content.  
    • When engaged with, localized versions of content will report back to the original language version, so it doesn't matter which version a learner views.   
    • Contact your account manager for details, and the languages that are available. 
  2. Managed automatic group assignment by user account properties
    • Users can be automatically assigned to and removed from groups via Single-Sign-On (SSO) (contact account manager for details)
    • A tenant owner/content manager will receive notice when trying to edit a managed group that some attributes can’t be changed (like the name).
  3. Improves navigation in the content management system
    • Adds the ability to collapse the menu while creating content
    • Various UI improvements for the content manager
  4. Improvements to reporting of user licensing

For Learners

  1. Added the ability to choose their preferred language from a list set up by the administrators. 
    • Any localized content will appear in the user's chosen language. Content that has not been localized will be shown in the default language.  

Enhancements and Bug Fixes

Web App

  • Introduces support for multilingual content
  • Adds Latin American Spanish translations to the User Interface
  • Adds support for automatically assigning users to groups based on single sign-on
  • Improves navigation in the content management system
  • Adds the ability to collapse the menu while creating content
  • Various UI improvements for the content manager
  • Improves reporting of user licensing

Mobile App

  • Fixed an issue causing items to be out of order on the dashboard
  • Improved interface for course progress
  • Improved search usability

Known Issues / Limitations

Web App

  • If event details are published in multiple languages, filtering by language on the backend may show duplicates of the same event.
  • Some learner-facing labels for joining virtual events are only available in English. 

Mobile App

  • The app may crash when resumed from running in the background for a long time.
  • Only up to 50 bookmarks will show.
  • Large accessibility text sizes may cause overlapping text
  • Links for View Course or the next item in a course load the content in a web view


  • A podcast cannot be replayed immediately after it finishes
    • Workaround: exit and return to the podcast to restart the playback


  • When returning to the Group detail screen after viewing content, it frequently jumps to the top of the view


Tips for Updating

To ensure that your application is kept up to date, make sure your iOS & Android auto-updates are turned on. We have provided links below to assist you with turning on this feature. There is no need to update the CMS, as that is done automatically. If you have a customized SparkLearn® instance and need help with anything, don’t hesitate to reach out to our Customer Support team.

Apple iOS iPhone Help

Android Phone Help

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