Math and science for Sakai

Easily include maths formulas in your content within Sakai.

  • Create mathematical formulas with a visual editor (WYSIWYG)

WIRIS plugin for Sakai enhances your text editor with new icons to edit math equations with WIRIS EDITOR.

WIRIS EDITOR screenshot

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Technical overview

Sakai 2.8 o higher

  • CKeditor plugin

Sakai 2.7 o lower

  • FCKeditor plugin
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How does it work?

Just click on the new WIRIS icons that appear in your rich text editor toolbar. A WIRIS EDITOR window will pop up. Create a scientific expression formula with the classical interface or handwrite it.

When you click on Accept, your expression will be converted into an image and displayed along with your other content.

WIRIS EDITOR comes with a WYSIWYG interface based on HTML and Javascript.

  • New icon in the toolbar
  • Handwriting recognition for mobile devices. Works with iPad and other tablets.
  • Accesibility text automatically included in math formulas.
  • LaTeX support
  • Interface requests images to a web-service
  • Images are stored in a cache folder