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  1. Allow teachers to open new window as well as a tab

    You can send the command to open tabs, but you can't open a new window for them. If students have closed the window completely, sending an open tab command does not work. We also need to be able to open a window.

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        • Copy a classroom scene so you can keep original but build off of it.

          I'd like to be able to copy a scene I"ve already created (this would save a lot of time entering the 25 websites I block). Then I could keep the original, but make some changes to it for other classes.

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          • Allow teachers to see the desktop image when the students login to the computer.

            When the students are logged in allow teachers to be able to see the desktop image and to change it to a default image for all students when necessary.

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            • Allow safeshare.tv to be added to the "Add exceptions" section

              When trying to add safeshare.tv to the add exceptions list it was not accepted.

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              • Publish steps to disabling goguardian on devices with admin access

                My son used my mac computer and now GoGuardian has spread like a virus and prevents me from visiting the most innocuous sites. I cannot find an easy way to remove your software from my private devices

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                • My students can't access Khan Academy, even though I've added it to the list of approved websites.

                  My students can't access Khan Academy, even though I've added it to the list of approved websites.

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                  • Edit base/folder/specific URLs

                    It would be great if teachers could choose the designation of a new URL when adding it to a scene. We have several teachers that would like to use an entire website ("base url"), however GoGuardian automatically assigns the type of access for a particular URL. This ends up being more work for us as we then have to add several URLs for our students to be able to access the content they need.

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                      • Timeline from 1.0

                        I would like to see the timeline feature from 1.0 in 2.0 somewhere. very useful! Would like to be able to see the snapshot of total users at one time feature.

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                        • Block specific pages with key words

                          I have students that are obsessed with looking up Fortnite videos and information during class. I don't want to block all of YouTube because some of the links students use for their assignments are on YouTube, but I would like to keep them off the parts of YouTube they shouldn't be on

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                          • Manually Order Connected Sessions

                            I would like the functionality of being able to drag sessions around on screen. If I have a class of 30 students and 20 are done with a test, I would like to drag the ten remaining students' screens or timelines to the top of my screen so that I can monitor their activity in real time while not paying attention to the online activity of the 20 students who completed their test.

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                                • When students are added to a class and you already have a session going it adds them in

                                  New students after the class has been set up and a session has been started are not added during that session. It would be nice if they would automatically pop up in there as soon as they are added to the class.

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                                  • Using a calculator on Chromebook

                                    The program does not continue monitoring the website if the student opens another application such as the calculator. even if the student is active on the website. If the calculator is open, it is not recognizing the chromebook.

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                                    • We need a quick macro, keystroke or tool bar...for quick functions

                                      Our Teachers really need a quick way to lock all screens with a text message "look up the board" etc...

                                      Without the need to go to the GoGuardian Website...
                                      It would be nice to have like 4 to 6 macro functions that could be a keystroke or small toolbar so the teacher can be on their lesson with needing to go the Go Guardian Webpage for these actions.

                                      Cheers,

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                                      • make a students screen hidable

                                        sometimes a student logs out of the computer and then logs back in, and then there are two Jane Doe screens. This clutters my screen and makes it harder to keep track of my students work

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                                        • Sync the Go-Guardian feature of pushing a whole-class url through it to also push as an announcement or assignment on Google Classroom.

                                          Due to the syncing of Go Guardian and GClassroom AND since we can push a url from Go Guardian to the whole class, why not let that push be an announcement into GClassroom?

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