Create New Mind Map

Create New Mind Map

A Mind Map is an essential planning tool for app development workflow. MAD-learn allows user to create Mind Map separately or within the app creation process.

User clicks on the side-menu option ‘Mind Map’ to navigate to the Mind Map list.

Create First Mind Map
Create New Mind Map
If user is creating their first mind map ever, they will be provided with a blank screen and an action button: “Create your first Mind-map”.

Click on ‘Create New Mind Map’ on the sub-header to start with creating new Mind Map.


On click, the user will see a New Mind Map pop-up. Enter the name of the new mind map and collaborators.

Note - Mind Map name is a required field that should be unique within the school. Must be 20 characters in length and cannot contain special characters except  !&-./:= @%#+*,).”

Add Collaborators to build your team

'Add Collaboration to build your team'  will offer 2 options, accessible to the app creator to build a team and work on the app together with friends or classmates.
  • Add collaborators within school - Anyone under the same school MAD-learn account can be added as a collaborator, allowing group members to work on the app simultaneously. Once a user is added as a collaborator they are able to the see the app name in their App List and get to work immediately. See ‘Add Collaborator’ for more details.

  • Add collaborators from other schools - User could also add collaborate with the user from different if they are permitted to do so. For details, refer to this link ‘Collaborate with other school'

Note - If user creates an app from the Mind Map - the same collaborator will be added to the app also.

Cancel and Close button: On click, the pop-up will be closed without saving the details.

Next button: Next will be disabled until user enters a Mind Map name. Once named, the "Next" button will be activated and user will be able to move to the Mind Map creation page.

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