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  1. Speech to Text

    add Google voice, so I can speak what I want to type...using a variety of devices, when time is available or when I have an idea in advance of my plans

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    • paper clip feature

      Students do not see the subject of the paper clip like the teacher can. If I post one or more uploaded files it gets confusing since they see only a series of paper clips. My students need to mouse over the paper clip to read the subject.

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      • Changing Background Colors Going Forward w/out Losing Already Written Plan

        It would be so useful if we were able to change just the background colors of boxes going forward without overwriting plans already written. I started writing some notes in a new plan book last year so I I would remember some of the ideas. Now I'm ready to color code the classes, but it appears I can only color code each day at a time. If I try to color code a specific period for the entire year, it will overwrite everything I have already written for that period throughout the year. :(

        35 votes
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        • move back from monday to the following friday

          move back from monday to the following friday

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          • ability to undo more than just the last entry

            I would like the ability to Undo more than just the last entry. I moved an entire morning and realized that I was changing the wrong day. An undo button on each change would have saved me some time.

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            • Compatibility with Outlook Calendars

              Integrate Planbook with Outlook Calendars

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              • I think it would be great to highlight the day of the school year. This way as I look at my week, whatever day it is without having to searc

                It would be great to have the day highlighted for what day it is when looking at the calendar. I keep it up on my desk and when I glance over, I have to read through to see which one I am on. Just a light blue/gray color behind it would be great.

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                • Have the note feature be like a post it note on a box in the planbook.

                  Have the note feature be like a post it note on a box in the planbook. It would be helpful to have little post-it notes on certain dates to add more detail, or to remind me of certain things - assemblies, early dismissals, etc. that affect my planning but aren't related to the content. The overall note feature isn't visible so I forget that it is there. A note icon in the box would be great!

                  158 votes
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                  • Repeat Monthly

                    I would like to see an option to schedule an event monthly, for instance repeat on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

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                    • Title Row- every other week repeat option.

                      Title Row- every other week repeat option. I'm on a A/B weekly rotation and the only option on the title row is a weekly repeat. My work around is to include Sunday, and do a 12 day rotation instead of A/B weekly rotation (the everyother week on the Sunday did not work for some reason-- I had text repeating on Thursdays, and then Wednesdays).

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                      • I work part-time in a school with A/B rotation and only work A days. i would like the playbook to reflect that.

                        Our school has alternating days, A/B. I only work A days. If the days of the week were ordered Mon, Wed, Fri, Tues, Thurs, that would allow me to fill in plans for a 2-week period in the same space as for one week.

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                        • 18 votes
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                          • Allow user to set the date for beginning/ending counting days of school, so planbook can include PD/workdays before first day of teaching.

                            Uncouple link between planbook start date and school days counter. Create independent field where user enters date for 1st of school and last date of school. Counter then uses those dates to calculate what day of school. Also, "days off" marker continues to prevent counter from being advanced.

                            7 votes
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                            • Day View in a shared planbook

                              There needs to be a way to view one day in a shared planbook. There is already the option for a week or moth view. Add a day view please.

                              10 votes
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                              • Copying Planbook should copy days off

                                An option to copy days off when copying a plan book.

                                9 votes
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                                • 3 votes
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                                  • Change default highlight color from dark, ugly gray to yellow.

                                    Who wants to highlight using gray? No one! Change default to yellow please.

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                                    • "Change Planbook" button available in edit mode

                                      I'd like to be able to switch from one planbook to another from the week I'm working on. There's already the button available on calendar view - can it be added to the week view?

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                                      • Ability to view the plans for several grades at once for Administrators

                                        Administrators may need to view all of the grade level plans in one view.

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                                        • I would love a time line feature for scope and sequence planning

                                          It would be nice to have a time- line feature that incorporates the whole year - scope and sequence our units

                                          64 votes
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