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Why i never i gotten any announcements from my teacher
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  • Niaya Lawson
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I have not gotten any from her ever since i started buzz and i want to know why
Pacereason vs Pacelight
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  • Donna Clapp
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On the admin dashboard the ability to download an enrollment report is available. One of the columns on the export is pacereason. How is ...
Graded Submission templates not properly distributing
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  • REBECCA WILLIAMS
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Hi - We have just started trying to distribute graded submission G Docs (slides, to be exact) to enrolled students. According to the Buz...
Moved Student between courses and now they have both on their dashboard
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  • Nicholas Aspinwall
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Moved Student between courses and now they have both on their dashboard. How to make sure the old one is removed? Thank you
Gradebook Question
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  • Chelsie Whittaker
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Is there a way to reverse the order of assignments in the gradebook? The gradebook system we use at school lists the most previous assign...
5th grade teacher
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  • Carrie Caylor
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Is there a scope & sequence or list of what is covered/goal in each lesson? Grade 5 Reading and Grade 5 social studies.
Printing Graded Assessments
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  • Kayla Heartsill
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I know there is a way to print off a paper version of the test to give students, but is there a way to print it after they have taken the...
Advanced Activity Options - Students must receive passing score before continuing.
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  • Nicholas Aspinwall
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Is there a way to bulk edit the items in a course so the student must receive a passing score before continuing to the next? Thank you.
Creating a demonstration student
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  • Catie Barber
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In one of the videos apparently, it mentions that a demonstration student can be created so teachers can go in and turn in assignments an...
Audio Lessons Needed
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  • Sarah-Ann Hall
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Hello. I have a student with an IEP and is wanting to try to have audio versions of her BUZZ lessons. Is there an option to have her less...
Final letter grade missing from completed course
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  • Jordan Bender
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We have had a number of students who have completed a course(course is marked complete based on our settings) but they are not receiving ...
Recording shows in gradebook to grade but but recording is not showing up for teacher
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  • Christina McKinnis
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We are using the recording tool for our students in Spanish to practice pronunciation. This worked great last year but this year we are f...
Support in Spanish
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  • Amanda McBriar
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Are the Buzz Support documents from the help center also available in Spanish?
Duplicate Assignment/Quiz Settings to Other Courses
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  • Anthony White
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Some teachers have 4-5 courses that contain the same content for different periods throughout the day. Some quizzes have the default of a...
Variable Replacements in BUZZ feedback
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  • Ashley Barton Krenn
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Is there any way to create a variable replacement for the date in student feedback?
Clipboard or Duplicate Activity?
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  • Amanda McBriar
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When adapting assignments to meet the individualized needs of students with IEPs, what is the easiest/fastest way. Should you duplicate t...
Activities that were auto-failed - Can students still complete and submit?
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  • Keven Badalamente
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How can I allow retries on activities that were auto-failed without having to go to each assignment for each student and clicking allow r...
A teacher sees EVERY assignment from her students twice in the "Needs Grading" tab.
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  • Bo Gorcesky
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In the Needs grading section of a teacher's course, students are showing up as double. For example, Module 2.10...from Johnny Smith, then...
Record of Communication
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  • Cynthia Howard
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Is there a way to see a record of emails sent sorted by individual student in Buzz?
Clipboard Assignments
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  • Ginny Muse
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I am trying to assign specific assignments to students in Buzz using the clipboard however when i select certain students to assign an ac...
Assignments not showing in "Needs Grading"
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  • Cheree Childers
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Hello, Is there something that would impact assignments that need grading to not show up in the Teacher's "Need Grading" cue?
Editing Assignment Directions
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  • Janelle Kopac
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When I go to edit the directions in an assignment (Ex: Grade 2 Language Arts Module 4: Weekly Written Work), it ends up applying my edits...
Syncing Grades
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  • Mary Wietecha
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Can Buzz/Accelerated Ed be synced with Skyward to directly import grades?
Printer issues
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  • AIMEE WILSON
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When trying to print assessments, I have allowed the print option, selected print, and the student but only 1 page is being sent to the p...
Edit Quiz
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  • Abel Fernandez
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How can I edit a quiz for only one student?
Retry will not allow submission...
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  • Beth P. Knight
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I have several students who received zeros, and I'm allowing a retry. They are completing the retry, but there is no way to submit the re...
Hiding lessons/modules/activities
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  • LINDSAY HOLMAN
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I'd like to hide modules/lessons that have been completed to keep students' pages clean and easy to find their next activity. How can I ...
Standards Based Grading
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  • Lyndsey Ebben
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Hello, my district uses standards based grading and I've manipulated enough of the settings in Buzz to get it to use a 4-3-2-1 for scorin...
Buzz Unable to Creat Google File
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  • Jamie Myers
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When trying to add a graded assignment, my students click the plus button and then click creat Google document. They name their assignmen...
Enrollment
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  • Shevette Jones
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My student cannot submit any of their work it keep saying they is not enrolled I contacted the teachers they said they are in enrolled fr...