Category: Tutorial

Tip: Use Comments In Your Code

Use Comments

Tip: Use Comments In Your Code By Daniel J. VandeBunte Writing a successful program requires a clear thought process about what the program will do. One thing beginning coders should get in the habit of doing is using code comments to guide their thinking as they write their program. Every programming language I have ever […]


Selecting a Random Winner

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Google Sheets: Select a Random Winner by┬áDaniel J. VandeBunte For my first post for Teachers Can Code I’d like to go through a fairly short google apps script I wrote called selectWinner. I wrote the script during the summer of 2015 to select a random winner from a group of teachers attending a professional development […]


Tools – Script Editor

When using a Google text document or Google Sheets spreadsheet you can add Google Apps Script to the document to automate tasks. Go to the Tools menu and choose “Script editor.” Function By default the function in the “Script editor” is “myFunction.” You can leave the function name as “myFunction” or change it to something […]