Switching students from one class to another
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Morning,   I was wondering if there is a way to switch a student from one class to another class and keep the grades intact?   With the s...
Grades flowing back to our SDS seem to be ignoring score visibility settings (from Mike Depta)
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Mike Depta writes: Jeremy, even though we can restrict our midterm score’s visibility to students by a certain date in BUZZ, they can sti...
Enable Teacher to set Style Sheets for their course
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Brain Honey allowed teachers to set a style sheet for the course.   Buzz does not currently have that function. This is a view in Brain ...
Grading Strike Through
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Could a strike through feature be added to the grading tool selection in feedback boxes?
Modifying Groups
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Hello - we are not able to modify the students that are groups after a Group Set / Group is created.  I can see the groups in the Clipboa...
Details in Activities View needs more screen real estate
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We think that the details button in the Activities view should bring up the screen the same way that it does when clicking on the score i...
Homework indicator should be something other than the regular paper icon
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We have had a complaint about the homework indicator in BrainHoney for a long time (with a feature request submitted about it) and had ho...
Grades Column from Gradebook is disappearing
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Greeting all, Yesterday I got an email from a teacher saying the current grades for students wasn't visible in the performance page.  I l...
Export scores should use alpha order (from Jerome Flewelling)
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Flew suggests: When exporting out of the gradebook, the students should be in alphabetical order. I’m not sure how it is ordering the stu...
Senior Manager of Instructional Services
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Does anyone have a process for how students share permission with their teacher when using Google docs?    
Need to see more of the titles of assignments/folders in Buzz
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Please make the pane adjustable so students can see more of the titles of assignments on the side similar to how they could collapse or e...
Performance Page (previously the Grades page)
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Performance Page (previously called the grading page); this goes through and just explains things the performance page.   http://youtu.b...
Gradebook score total display (from Ryan Collier)
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Ryan Collier writes: In BrainHoney, when I entered a score, the student’s overall grade updated.  Now in Buzz, when I enter a score, the ...
Alphabetizing rules (from Bruce Sharp)
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Bruce is questioning how Buzz alphabetizes the list of students.  We would expect the Dal name to come before DaS.
Add Failed and Unsubmitted to Student Reports
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We would like to be able to create a student report for failed and unsubmitted assignments in the student reports section of "performance...
Issues with using arrows in the grade book (from Maryanne Nicks)
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Maryanne asks: When I am in the grade book and I try to use the arrow to scroll down or up, it just keeps running through the same set of...
Issues with a pdf showing up in Buzz (from Sara Wietbrock)
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Sara was giving tests today that contain a link that allows another window to open up with the pdf of a reading passage that the students...
Student Survey
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I am trying to set up a survey as an assignment.  I want the students to only be able to take it once.  I see the parameter settings on t...
Viewing Grading Terms in Performance Tool
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In Brainhoney, in the Options menu there used to be options to choose to view a particular grading term (Quarter 1, Quarter 2, ......) or...
Streamline the grading of retried homework questions (from Joe Correa)
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Joe Correa writes: When grading using the old BH system, if a student chose to retry a question for a better grade, then BH would only ma...
Option to Turn Off Browser Spell Check
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We would like to see an option to turn off browser-based spell check for short answer and essay questions. We would like to see this as a...
Adjust assessment question grading feedback (from Bruce Sharp)
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Bruce writes: [Look at] the difference in feedback here.  In both examples below 2 [words] are [matched] correct[ly] and 1 is incorrect. ...
Journal activities--would like view all posts link (from Leslie Bonner)
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Leslie Bonner writes: I really liked how BrainHoney had this "view all posts" link when grading Journal assignments:   Buzz, unfortunatel...
To do list indicator requested (from Sara Wietbrock)
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Sara writes: When I have a list of items to grade, it does not tell me how many items are remaining in my To Do list.  I’d love to be abl...
Homework template items won't allow teachers to preview (from Mike Depta et al.)
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Mike Depta writes: I am trying to preview an assignment in BUZZ and I am unable to do so.  The assignment is called, “Practicing with the...
Make highlight late submissions an option that can be turned off in the settings
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Some teachers would prefer not to have the late submissions highlighted in their gradebook and have asked if that could be an option that...
Trash can?
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In BrainHoney each course had a trash can icon where a teacher who accidentally trashed say an entire module full of student work could t...
Hover information requested (from Kelly Loving)
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Kelly Loving writes: When you hover over an assignment in the 'Gradebook' section of the Performance window, you only see the full name o...
Digital signature
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I am looking for way to attach my syllabus(or similar) and be able to have students and parents sign the syllabus digitally, like with th...
Setting up categories for a course
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How does one set-up or adjust grading categories for a course in Buzz?