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  1. To Do list or action folder.

    I always end up with a bunch of things I need to do when I plan a lesson. What do I need to copy? Do I need to create a powerpoint? Smartboard? Supplies? etc.

    32 votes
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    • Attach a Drive File

      I would like to be able to attach both computer files and Google Drive files to my lesson plan without using a hyperlink.

      11 votes
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      • Auto Save?

        it is annoying to have to save your lesson each time you close a window - how about an auto save that you can activate to deactivate at your own discretion?

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        • Export to Excel

          Add an option to export plans to an Excel file. Would make it easier to format for printing and so many other things.

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          • 43 votes
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            • hide empty boxes when sharing gradebook

              When sharing my planbook, I don't want all classes visible, so I have "hidden" the ones I don't want students to see. The problem is, when I share the planbook link for students all of the classes I don't want them to see show up as blank boxes causing the students to have to scroll down to see their "homework" since it is one of the last "periods" listed in my planbook. Isn't there a way to eliminate the "blank hidden" rows when sharing the link. The need for student scrolling gives 8th graders what they perceive as the perfect…

              4 votes
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              • A "reorder" feature that acts individual days. It would help those that teach the same course at different times in the week.

                Example: I teach Algebra 2 first period on Monday, 4th period on Tuesday, 2nd period on Thursday and 6th period on Friday. The other courses I teach follow a similar disordered weekly pattern. While binding a course to a period is ok if you teach in the same order every day, it is currently not possible to implement a schedule for the disordered pattern above while keeping each course tied to a period AND showing the courses in the order they are taught each day. This could be accomplished if a "reorder" feature were available for each day. Together with…

                10 votes
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                • Enhanced Repeat

                  I would like the ability to repeat on any given weekday regardless of rotation. I have a six day rotation but early release on Wednesdays.

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                  • Cut and Paste sections

                    Being able to cut and paste standards or any part of the lesson plan instead of just the whole....

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                    • 14 votes
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                      • Locking periods or days in calendar

                        Locking a period or day in calendar so when classes are bumped things like assemblies are not affected.

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                        • Add a new rotation length of 10 days.

                          My new schedule this year has a 10 day rotation.

                          6 votes
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                          • Ideas for Coursework Writing

                            I found some useful ideas for my coursework writing http://www.courseworkbliss.co.uk/ but needed some more helpful ideas. Kindly suggest me some useful ideas for my school coursework writing.

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                            • Title each planbook

                              I have several planbooks and there is no title at the top so I don't know which one I'm looking at without backing up to the main page.

                              19 votes
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                              • Send A Day

                                It would be great to be able to Send A Day. I would like to be able to email the entire day's schedule, including the attached files to a relieving teacher. That way, they have the whole outline, plus printable PDFs of the sheets, lesson plan or notes that I was planning to use.

                                24 votes
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                                • Start Period Numbers at 0 for those who have VERY early mornings.

                                  Some schools have a "0" Period. It would be nice to have this as an option.

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                                  • Ability to copy and paste images into planbook without having to insert a link.

                                    We have a digital textbook for math and it would be much easier to snip the graphs and tables out and just paste them right into planbook for bellwork. It is too time consuming to have to copy and save as a file and attach it, we are unable to directly link it because of license issues. However snipping and pasting the images can be done quickly! Please!

                                    33 votes
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                                    • Subject Title in each box ABOVE the standard

                                      I do not teach the same subject at the same time each day so I need to title each box with the subject. When I type the subject in, the standard gets inserted above it.

                                      4 votes
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                                      • print all lessons with a standard or in one period

                                        I would like to be able to print out all the lessons covering a standard, or be able to print all lessons for a single period. This way I can share with other teachers how I teach a subject/standard.

                                        15 votes
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                                        • Ability to change font color in quick edit

                                          It would be great if we had the option to change the colour of the font in the quick edit option and not just have the ability to highlight it.

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