Filtering Email Notifications from Students' Shared Work in Gmail

You know those emails you get, the ones letting you know your students have shared a file with you via Google Drive?  Do you want to know how you can stop seeing them?  Good!  This step sheet is for you!  Here’s what you do:

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  1. Open up your Gmail.
  2. Select an email you would like to filter, for example:

 3. Click the “More” button, and choose “Filter messages like these.”  


  4.  In the “From” line, type in “Student via Google Drive” then click “Create filter with this search>>”.

     5. Now click the boxes “Skip the Inbox (Archive it)” and “Mark as read”.

You’re finished!