Now FOLDER SHARING in Google Docs

Holy smokes it’s about time!   You can now share entire folders in Google Docs.  This is great news because so often faculty want to share large numbers of files with their students.  In the past you had to upload or create a file then share it with your class.  If...

Hey all you CofC Bloggers…

We had to make a minor upgrade to the blog server this weekend.  All looks good to me so far but if you have any problems with your blog please email the webmasters (webmaster@cofc.edu) and let them know.  Hope everyone had a great weekend. Share...

New features added to Google Docs

I have no idea how long some of these things have been in Google Docs but I just discovered them today so I thought I’d pass them on to you.  There has actually be a bunch of features added but these are the things I think may be of the most use (at least to me...

How to make great Excel gradebooks

Seth Anderson just turned me on to this great link from Penn State.  This page gives you all the formulas you would need to make a great and effective gradebook using Excel. Some of the examples it covers are: Summing Up Scores Calculating a Numeric Percentage Convert...

Google Docs & Spreadsheet Now Has Templates!

I know this has probably been around for a bit but I just noticed it today (thanks to Wesley Fryer’s Moving at the Speed of Creativity).  Now Google has easy to use, form-based templates that can be used with Docs, Spreadsheets or Presentations.  Finally you can get a...

Awesome Screen Capture Software

I just heard about an online, free screen recording application called ScreenToaster so I thought I’d test it out.  It works pretty well.  The best thing is it doesn’t require any software to be downloaded to your computer, it’s totally online. What is it?...

CofC Blogs now allows for Threaded Comments

Have you ever wished that you could have a threaded conversation within your blog instead of using WebCT? Well now you can. Thanks to John and Jared (CofC Webmasters) and the new blog server upgrade you can have threaded comments. It’s easy to do. from within the...

Attention All Blog Users at CofC

I have it on good authority that the CofC blog server is going to be upgraded to a new version within the week.  It’s a vastly different look and feel but it works the same way.  I am currently working on new tutorials and will post them as soon as they are ready!...
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