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A K-12 and enterprise solution for various learning models in online and blended environments. Provides all of the enrollment, grading, reporting, and integrations you need. A professional development and technology learning app that supports video-centric content authoring and delivery in a mobile-first and socially-engaging learning experience. Create and sell your unique content to lifelong learners.

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Student

Get started with Buzz: Students
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Use this collection of articles to get up and running with Buzz Know your tools How do I sign in to Buzz? Student tool br...
Buzz user manual: Students
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This collection includes all articles from the Student section, organized by tool. Because students may be interested in topics th...
How do I use SpeechStream's text-to-speech tool?
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The SpeechStream toolbar, from Texthelp, supports accessibility in a variety of ways, and Buzz makes it easy to integrate it. Wit...
How do I manage notifications?
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During the summer of 2017, we released a new Buzz UI, giving you the same features and functionality with a cleaner, simpler user ...
How do I use the What If screen?
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How do I use assessment tools?
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Teacher

Get started with Buzz: Teachers
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How do I use the Teacher Dashboard?
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The Teacher Dashboard aggregates and displays data about student performance, progress, and teacher responsiveness. Access it from...
What assessment tools can I enable for my students?
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How do I create a Google Doc activities in Buzz?
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During the summer of 2017, we released a new Buzz UI, giving you the same features and functionality with a cleaner, simpler user ...
How do I create a Google Document Dropbox Template?
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In order to create to take advantage of the features described in this article, your domain needs to be integrated with G Suite: How ...

Observer

Get started with Buzz: Parents and Observers
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Use this collection of articles to get up and running with Buzz Get to know your tools How do I sign in to Buzz? Parent/O...
Buzz user manual: Parents and Observers
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This collection includes all articles from the Parent or Observer section, organized by tool. Because students may be interested i...
How do I join a course as an observer?
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The course's teacher or an administrator can provide the registration code you need to join a course. To join a course: Open the Us...
How do I manage notifications?
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Parent/Observer tool breakdown
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Get to know your toolbox Open your Main Menu to navigate to any of the following tools: Home: Home...
How do I use the Activities tool and Course Home pages?
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Administrator

Get started with Buzz: Admins
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Buzz System Requirements
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Supported browsers Buzz supports the following browsers: Google Chrome (latest 2 versions) Mozilla Firefox (latest 2 v...
Buzz user manual: Admins
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This collection includes all articles from the Administrator section, organized by tool. Because administrators may be interested in ...
How do I set up Google SSO for my domain?
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This article explains how to configure a custom SAML application in Google so that your users can authenticate into Buzz with their G...
How do I manage files with FTP?
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Course materials can be authored in external authoring tools and uploaded into Buzz. To make this easier when dealing with a large nu...
How do I create custom support contact links?
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Buzz allows you to create a custom Main Menu entry that appears above Help, and is designed to give users the chance to contact suppo...

What's New

Release Notes (2018-12-13; v3.0.86, v3.0.87, & v3.0.88)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in versions v3.0.86, v3.0.87, & v3.0.88, available on December 13...
Release Notes (2018-12-06; v3.0.85)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.85, available on December 6, 2018. Contents U...
Release Notes (2018-11-29; v3.0.84)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.84, available on November 29, 2018. Contents ...
Release Notes (2018-11-15; v3.0.80)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.80, available on November 15, 2018. Contents ...
Release Notes (2018-11-08; v3.0.79)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.79, available on November 8, 2018. Contents U...
Release Notes (2018-11-01; v3.0.78)
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A round-up of all improvements and changes to the Buzz platform in version v3.0.78, available on November 1, 2018. Contents U...

Buzz in Practice

Project-based learning (PBL) with Agilix Buzz
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Buzz facilitates effective and manageable project-based learning (PBL) endeavors of varied scope and complexity. Project-b...
Competency-based learning with Agilix Buzz
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Take advantage of the efficiency and individualized pacing that competency-based learning models allow without losing community an...
Blended learning with Agilix Buzz
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Buzz is poised to help educators implement blended learning solutions Blended learning doesn't mean just getting "tec...
Personalize learning with Agilix Buzz
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Buzz can help you increasingly personalize your students' learning experience. Personalized learning is an educational sta...
Use Buzz to keep notes about students
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Buzz can help you record your students' needs, interests, and circumstances Providing a personalized learning path for every...
Help late-enrolled students get oriented
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Make sure joining your course late doesn't leave your students permanently behind Joining a course late can present various ...