Lockdown browsers for tests
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  • Jodi Hook
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Hi all I would like for Buzz to create a lockdown brower for when students are taking tests. Google and Google Translate pages are just a...
Requesting a Feature: Restricting File Type Uploads
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  • Jennifer Reynoso Haymond
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Hello! I am a teacher and teach courses on Buzz. I also teach courses on Canvas. On Canvas there is a feature that allows teachers to res...
Flip Grid type discussion boards
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  • Melissa Moreno
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I love the fact that you have added the ability for teachers to give students audio and video feedback when grading assignments.  I also ...
Add Audio and Video to Discussion Boards
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  • Melissa Moreno
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Could you please add the same audio and video messaging capability (but for all users in this case) that you have added to Teacher Feedba...
Improved communication between teachers of the same course
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  • Susan Valentine
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Our teachers would like to be able to communicate through their course.  We have seen this option in other LMSs so that teachers can shar...
Fix the Blogs and Journals, please!
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  • Melissa Moreno
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I am a math teacher and would love to use blogs and journals in my classes.  However, currently they are no better than simple text docum...
Assessment analytics details
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  • Susan Valentine
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When we use the assessment analytics, we would like to be able to easily click to see which students did not do well on specific question...
Discussion Board Replies for Teachers
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  • Ryan Josephson
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It seems that the ability to reply to a post from the activity pop out window has been lost with the upgrade to Buzz from Brainhoney.    ...
Enhancement for duplicating agendas
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Our teachers regularly ask for this update: *When you go to “duplicate” an agenda to another day on the calendar, it would be nice if yo...
Color alert or special flag for new discussion board posts
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  • Melissa Moreno
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 In BrainHoney, new (unread) discussion board posts appeared with a different color background until they had been read.  They also got t...
Adding an option to disable spell check from the assessment template
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  • Susan Valentine
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Elementary teachers often use the assessment template to test students on their spelling.  They would like a disable spell check feature ...
Exempting
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  • Odalis Tavares
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Is there a way to exempt students from assignments through the quick edit gradebook feature?
Excuse Quick Edit
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  • Ryan Josephson
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It would be really convenient to add the option to excuse assignments as a quick edit.  Students that transfer to our school mid-semester...
Missing Assignments
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  • Susan Valentine
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We would like to label missing assignments with a M.  Also, teachers would like to be able to then just pull a list of missing assignment...
Discussion Board Responses
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  • Michael Miller
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Would it be possible to add alerts to the student news feature notifying them when someone has responded to there post in a Discussion Th...
Last submission date
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  • Melissa Moreno
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Would you please add a column to the gradebook that says "Last submission date"? This is more useful than the "Last Login Date". Studen...
Folder landing page
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  • Susan Valentine
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The recent update to the folder landing page is confusing for our younger students.  We use Buzz K-12 and having additional content that ...
Journal/Blog Improvements
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see some improvements to the Journal/Blog activities within Buzz.   A better way to grade them.  When used throughout the cl...
Ability to send announcements to specific groups within a course (from Elizabeth Laba et al.)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Because we have a modified block schedule, Elizabeth Laba and others often want to post announcements that would only really apply to spe...
Workspace example answer
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I am creating fill-in questions that have a workspace. If the students fill in the correct answer it is graded by the server. If they ent...
To-Do List
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  • Laurie-Ann Wyse
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Hello!  I have two questions.  The first is more of a functionality question, and second is more preference/aesthetics. 1) I am curious i...
Allowing late penalties by time after due date
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  • Jeremy Walker
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We are toying with adopting a school policy that would allow teachers to apply late penalties based on the time that an assignment was tu...
Issues with using due dates--consider adjusting retry function--Flewelling
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Jerome Flewelling asked me recently how teachers deal with absent work in relation to also using the stop accepting submissions button in...
Chat with Your Teacher
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see an instant message/chat feature within Buzz that can be used between teachers/student! Chat with your teachers - If your...
Can students receive a zero but not be marked complete?
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  • Bo Gorcesky
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A received some feedback from one of my virtual teachers that we wanted to share with you guys: Can the developers change the software s...
Gradebook Issues
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  • Laurie-Ann Wyse
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The new gradebook format has several issues that are making it very difficult or impossible to use. While on a PC, I can scroll in the g...
Please add the email feature from the missing assignments tool in BH to Next Buzz!
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  • Jeremy Walker
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When doing a demo session of the Next Buzz this morning, someone brought this issue up again since it was a feature that we had in BrainH...
Replying to Feedback
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  • Ericksoncecilia
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Hi! I was wondering if there is a way for me to reply to teacher's feedback, is that at all possible?
Blogs and Journals
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Hi Everyone, Having the ability for students to collaborate and connect with each other is a game changer. We love these features. THANK ...
I would like a Due Date on Retries
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  • Joe Bysiek
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I would like the option for retries to go away when in a new grading period.  That way students grades will not change after the grading ...