8 Important Google Sheets Add-ons for Teachers and Educators
Yesterday we covered what we think are some of the best Google Docs add-ons teachers should know about. In today’s post we are featuring another collection of important add-ons but this time for Google Sheets. Using these applications will enable you to add a wide range of functionalities to your Sheets. These include the ability to grade and analyze online assignments, send mass emails using Gmail, access a huge library of professionally designed Sheets templates, assess and organize students projects in Google Drive, create PDFs from spreadsheets, convert a Google Sheets spreadsheet into a Google Doc, and many more. We invite you to check them out and share with us your feedback.
1- Flubaroo‘Flubaroo helps you quickly grade and analyze online assignments and assessments, as well as instantly share scores with students!’2- Mail Merge with Attachments‘Send personalized mass emails with Gmail, schedule emails, insert different attachments for each recipient and track email opens.’3- Template Gallery‘Save time by using professionally designed documents and spreadsheet templates created by Vertex42.com.’4- Doctopus‘An octopus for docs! Teacher-built tool for scaffolding, managing, organizing, and assessing student projects in Google Drive.’5- AutoCrat‘Flexible, easy to use document merge tool that creates PDF or shared Documents from spreadsheet data.’
6- Flippity‘Easily turn a Google™ Spreadsheet into a Set of Online Flashcards and Other Cool Stuff.’
7- Save As Doc‘Convert any Google Sheets spreadsheet into a Google Document for improved legibility of lengthy cell text entries.’
8- Add Reminders‘Send automatic email notifications before / after a specific date (deadline) is reached for each row of your spreadsheet.’