Managing Student Assignments with Google Drive & Doctopus

Doctopus is a script that can be applied to a Google Spreadsheet designed to help teachers manage the distribution and collection of assignments in a classroom's worth of Google Drive accounts. Patrick Bryan, the Technology Facilitator at Neal Middle School, will walk us through setting up and implementing Doctopus.
  • Host- Jerry Williamson, DPS Educational Technology Department
  • Guest- Patrick Bryan, Technology Facilitator, Neal Middle School
Discussion Points
1. What is Google Apps for Education?
Google Apps for Education is a platform of Google services (Google Drive, Docs, Sites, Calendar, etc.) provided to an educational system.  Each user in the system automatically has an account, rather than creating one privately.  Users in DPS access their Google Apps account via http://docs.dpsnc.net.
2.  What is Doctopus and what problem does it solve within Google Apps for Education?
Doctopus is a script that can be applied to a Google Spreadsheet designed to help teachers manage the distribution and collection of assignments in a classroom's worth of Google Drive accounts.  

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