Sending emails to students and parents

E-mail is an integral part of iDoceo. You will be able to effortlessly share many aspects of your day to day in class with students and their parents. Audio, Images and video can be added to any cell, header, or the diary, or student and in turn can be sent by e-mail , either to a selection of students or to all students at once.

How it works

Each student has two e-mail fields, one for a personal e-mail, the other for their parents'.

You can add several e-mails in the same field (e.g one for each parent or work/home). You must insert each e-mail separated by a comma, as shown in our example below.


Sending an e-mail to students from the grade book

To send an e-mail to all students shown in the grade book, tap and hold on the students roster header > email


In order to send an e-mail to a particular group or a selection of students you can either:
  • Tap on the students filter button top bar before sending the email
  • Tap on Tools/Spanner top bar > Students > Select > Mail
To send a an e-mail to a single student, tap and hold on the student's name > e-mail

E-mail to absent/present students today

You can either use the students filter on the grade book or use this option shown below.



E-Mail report with a selection of columns

The student report (explained here) will let you select columns from different tabs and include more information. This e-mail report is easier to configure and it will look like this


Other e-mail options: Annotations, resources, lessons

Annotations can be sent as well and it will attach all of its resources.
Tap&hold on a cell, then Annotations


Planner/Diary lessons

A selection of resources (details here)

Tap on tools/Spanner > Resources


Default e-mail address

iDoceo will send its e-mails through the iPad's Mail app and it will use your iPad's default settings. iDoceo has no access to your e-mail configuration, account details or messages.

If you'd like to change the default e-mail account: Tap on your iPad Settings > Mail,Contacts,Calendars > Default Account as shown in this image



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