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When deadlines have past, students have a bit of an issue knowing that they have anything missing--unless they double check the gradebook or calendar randomly.  Students would find it helpful to have a feature that notified them of a late/missing assignment (and if it linked to the assignment, so much the better).

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    Scott Kozic Comentario oficial

    Hi Everyone,

    This past spring we released a set of features that communicate to students and parents when students have past-due submissions. You can see a description of these features here: https://support.schoology.com/hc/en-us/articles/204659268-How-Do-Students-and-Their-Parents-Receive-Overdue-Notifications-

    Thanks for your feedback,
    Scott

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    Ms. McKay

    I strongly support the inclusion of this feature (notification of late/missing work, and having it remain in the "upcoming" pane until submitted) as an addition which would make a great program even better!

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    Haley Dean

    I would love an alert to the students notifying them of assignments not turned in. Once the assignment is past due the kids seem to forget about it. An alert that keeps bugging them until it is submitted would be amazing!

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    Jana Downey

    I like the idea of having the "upcoming" column be more of a "To Do List" where the item stays on the list until completed or the due date passes. Maybe the item title could then drop lower down in the column to another list called "Past Due" or get highlighted in red. It would also be helpful to have the assignments that allow additional revisions to show as (1 revision remaining) in the "To Do List."

    When creating the assignment initially it would be helpful to have the option to set an automatic notification to any student missing the assignment (and parent if you select that option) and set the time or number of hours ahead of the cut off whenever you want that notification sent, or even multiple notifications one 24 hours ahead one 6 hours ahead etc. Students and parents would appreciate this proactive step.

    I need the option to select when I create an assignment whether assignments that are not submitted by the due date time will autofill with a score of "0" or whether the student is allowed to complete a late item with or without a penalty, or if the space is to remain blank. The current outcome of inserting "0" manually or resending the assignment is not efficient. Again an automatic notification should be sent explaining that the student did not submit the item by the specified time.

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    MEGAN ZIRBEL

    I love this idea. What a great way to strengthen teacher/parent/student communication. I think that this is helpful to a teacher who sees many students throughout the day. I would also appreciate if the notification popped up for the teacher and parent accounts, too!

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    Dan Able

    Yes, and the ability for students to click/tap on the notification that an assignment has been graded so it takes them directly to where they can see their grade and my comments.  Currently on the iPad app there is too many taps to get to see feedback on an assignment.

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    Mr. Kattan

    This would be an amazing feature to have. In a perfect world, students are turning in all assignments on time, but we know that is not the reality! Having to go back through the gradebook and see what has and has not been turned in after the fact can be very frustrating for teachers and students! Thanks

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    Serge Komadina

    It would be a great improvement.

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    Russ Bradford

    I've had a number of parents ask for this capability. Additionally, a notification of grades that fall below a certain threshold would be nice as well. This and the overall calendar in Schoology are it's biggest weaknesses. Under a separate request there was an extensive list of needed improvements to the calendar/assignments that would address much of this.

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    Mr. Walker

    Agree, maybe a tally on the parents page showing the percentage of homeworks handed in on time

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    Jason Sinkus

    I would love to see late assignments/tasks turn a different colour and remain in the "Upcoming" pane so that those items are always visible to the student.

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    Henri de Marcellus

    I would say this is a high-priority feature request. Missing assignments should remain prominently displayed in a student's list of assignments due.

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    Mrs. Fausett

    Yes, please!

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    Mr. Marquardt

    I agree with this.

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    Denise Bunnell

    I too would like to see this feature added and as a priority.

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    Nicole Swafford

    great idea!

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    Colleen McGuire

    I like this but would rather have them alerted prior to the due date... like a reminder notification that students could choose 6-12-24 hour prior notifications... a late/missed assignment alert would also be good for parents/students

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    Alex Monceaux

    I really like this idea. Especially in completion based assignments, which only appear in the calendar and not on the right column for upcoming assignments, as the idiom goes - out of sight, out of mind...

    Thus, a due date and late or completion type schedule would be excellent - of just being able to see the assignment on the right.

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    Dr. Engel

    Definitely a good idea!!!

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    Ryan Lavine

    YES! YES! YES! As a teacher AND a student, I have found this to be very helpful (as a student using the EPIC platform - Blackboard doesn't have it). A simple line/link right above the upcoming assignments that says something like "2 Assignments Past Due!" in bright red. It can link to a list of assignments past due but not turned in, each being a link to the assignment page.
    LOVE Schoology! Would love to see this feature added!

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    Mr. Miller

    I beg of you to add this feature. My students always lose track after due dates have come and gone and their grades are suffering as a result. any way to track /notify that an assignment is past due would help us tremendously.

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    Mr. Nye

    Hello... is this thing on?

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    Ms. Roche

    A similar notification to their parents would also be helpful.

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    Olga Watson

    This is a great idea.

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    Olga Watson

    Great idea.

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    Angelique Contona

    It would be GREAT to also have parents notified of late and missing assignments!

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    Mrs. Baasch

    Great Idea!!

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    Ms. Tunik

    I'd like this too.

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    Yehuda Chanales

    Great idea! This would be really helpful

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    Ms. Lee Ann Harrison

    This would be a great way to use a coursework management system. I would find this feature to be incredibly valuable - to students, parents, and teachers.

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