Written by Joe Phillips, Design Lab Instructor at Kent ISD
If you are one of the many teachers embracing technology and having your students submit paperless writing assignments, perhaps you have experienced this:
It’s late at night and you are trying to grade your students’ papers before tomorrow’s class. You search through your e-mail to find the link to the assignment from the first student in your grade book. You click on the link only to find you do not have permission to view the file. The student did not share the document with you properly! You make a note in your grade book, send the student an e-mail about the problem and search your e-mail for the next student. There must be an easier way!
How I Save Time
For the last several years I have used two tools to help manage and grade digital writing assignments: Doctopus (think octopus for documents) and Goobric (think Google + rubric). If you have students turn in digital papers, these two tools are essential! Continue reading Save Time with Homework Management Tools