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  1. Cross Notebook Distribution

    OneNote needs to have all of the Cross Notebook Distribution options that OneNote 2016 has. Right now, I teach three different sections of the same course. In OneNote, I have to make a copy of the same page in each notebook and distribute the same page three times. In 2016, I only had to make the page once and could distribute it to all three class sections that I have. OneNote 2016 also allows you to make student groups, which is awesome for differentiation. OneNote does not have this option. To me, this is a GAPING hole in the app.

    61 votes
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    • "section group"

      In one note app, provide the same functions for distributing a new blank section group to all students, and then distributing new blank sections to that group that already exists in one note 2016. I would use some of the enhancements to section groups requested in other threads if they become available, but a first (and hopefully simple and quick step) would be to just port the existing functions over to the new app.

      21 votes
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      • Deleting Pages in Class Notebook

        Being able to delete pages you have sent out to the students without having to individually go through each students note book to delete it! Being able to tidy up the note book would be great!

        62 votes
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        • Sticky note stickers in OneNote

          Sticky note stickers of multiple colours in OneNote would be great.

          12 votes
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          • Make it where you can modify or delete an assignment in Class Notebook

            I am loving the idea that OneNote can connect to my LMS and that I can create assignments. However, sometimes I make mistakes and would like to be able to modify the assignment or delete the assignment. If something goes wrong the only way to do this is very time consuming by going through each individual student's page and deleting the assignment. This is a downfall to the new improvements.

            10 votes
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            • Syncing and Sharing Content Libraries Between Sections

              Content Libraries must have the ability to be synced for an educational product. I have multiple sections of the same course, yet they each have their own notebook. This subject was addressed below, but Microsoft seemed to think the "Distribute Content Library" function addressed this issue. It does not; I have distributed the library set-up, but would like to sync them so I do not have to make changes in both libraries as that is incredibly inefficient.

              11 votes
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              • Track who writes (digital inking) in collaboration spaces.

                When student type, it shows who made the changes. When student use a pen(digital inking) it doesn't show who marked. Could lead to issues of inapropriate language.

                33 votes
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                • Please can teacher overide be provided so teacher can see collaboration space content that has been password protected. .

                  Hi, Please can teacher overide be provided so teachers can see collaboration space content that has been password protected by students.
                  Thanks, Anne


                  11 votes
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                  • In the app, allow “File Printout” for all file types (not just PDFs).

                    In the app, allow “File Printout” for all file types (not just PDFs).

                    5 votes
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                    • Stop the user / staff / team member section groups respawning!

                      The notebook is automatically updated with a section group for every member of the group who has access. This is a 30 person team and we do not need these sections, but when I delete them they just come back.

                      13 votes
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                      • OneNote split screen feature to open two notes at one time

                        PLEASE make it possible to do a split screen feature within One Note! So then I could have two notes open at the same time. This would help with studying! OneNote is the only thing I use for school and this would be so helpful. It would then allow me to open up 3 items with the Ipad Split Screen feature.

                        PLEASE AND THANK YOU!

                        36 votes
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                        • Syncing issues in OneNote app

                          When we distribute pages using the OneNote app we have major issues with anything that was printed to OneNote syncing

                          6 votes
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                          • Record screen action along with audio

                            I would like to record the screen as I add notes and point to text as the audio records my comments.

                            17 votes
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                            • Temporarily hiding students' pages while correcting assignments.

                              As a teacher I really appreciate the option of locking the students' pages (under the Review students work in Class Notebook). However, I miss the option of hiding the pages while e.g. correcting the students' assignments.
                              This will ensable me to ensure a homogenous practise.

                              I hope you will consider this improvement.

                              6 votes
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                              • Drag from OneDrive to OneNote

                                Please allow teachers / students to drag documents of any kind from OneDrive online to the OneNote App. Currently I have to save the documents to my computer and then drag them to OneNote. I don't understand why these programs don't work together.

                                43 votes
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                                • Hide/lock sections

                                  When I plan lessons in the content library I don't want students to be able to look at questions ahead of the lesson. Is there a way to hide or lock sections until the lesson so students can only see content once I've taught it?

                                  5 votes
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                                  • Pushing Pages and Sections

                                    Pushing pages and sections to students in a class notebook should maintain the same hierarchy structure as the place you are pushing it from. This helps the students stay organized.

                                    Also, when adding a new section to all students, the color of that section should not be random for each student. It should be one color that the teacher chooses so we can say, "Look at the new section I added called 'Quadratic Equations.' It's the red one."

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Take-A-Test links in class notebook

                                      I just discovered the "Take A Test" app function, which is great for using Forms as a testing tool. However, I can't add links to the protected tests into my Class Notebooks because OneNote automatically adds "http://" to all links, which breaks the Microsoft generated link to my assessment. Could we be able to add these types of links please?

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Automatically connect students in LMS to students in OneNote class notebook

                                        The LMS tool in OneNote 2016 automatically links students in the LMS with students in OneNote class notebook. The tool in the UWP version of OneNote does not do this and you have to manually link each pupil.

                                        2 votes
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                                        • Link one notebook to two classes in Canvas

                                          I teach multiple sections of the same class and would love to be able to use one notebook for multiple sections in Canvas. This would allow my classes to share ideas/work instead of having them artificially siloed. I can currently work around this by putting the students in with their email address, but this creases issues due to the auto generated email notifying them they have been added to the notebook, students who enroll late, etc.

                                          5 votes
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