Buzz: Questions & Answers

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Help Center Discussion Guidelines
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Welcome to Agilix Help Center Discussions! This is where you can most actively engage with your peers and the Agilix team. These discussi...
Q&A Guidelines
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Use Buzz’s Questions & Answers forum is to look for answers to your questions, answer other users’ questions, and post important question...
Feature request
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  • Amy Rountree
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Hello, In the grading window I wish there was an "I" for "incomplete" option when grading student work. I don't like giving students a z...
Remediation Assignments in Buzz
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  • Amy Schuster
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I would like an assignment where if they do not get a certain score (say 70% or lower) a student must then complete a follow up assignmen...
Notifications for Administrators
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  • Varshini G
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Is there any notification feature for the Administrator role? For example, when a user/enrollment/course is added/removed/edited?
Student To Do List Reports
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  • Jennifer Jaworski
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When parents ask "What is my child missing?" as of now, I can direct observers to the To Do List in the gradebook view, but it would be n...
Selecting multiple documents when returning feedback
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  • Shannon Dillman
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Is there any way to select more than one file when you "browse" for an attachment when returning feedback. I am trying to attach two doc...
Modified Assessments
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  • Jada Callahan
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Can I give just ONE student extended time on an assessment? I have groups established all ready but one example ONE student in a particu...
LTI 1.3 & LTI Advantage
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  • Gary Gilbert
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Can you provide any insight into the roadmap for Buzz to adopt the new LTI 1.3 / LTI Advantage standards?
Downloading complete courses
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  • Gary F
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Has anyone downloaded complete courses to use offline? I heard that's an option.
Capping a 2nd attempt test grade.
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  • Ellyce Ernest
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If I have a student that takes a test and fails it the first time, but gets a 90% on it for the 2nd attempt, is there a setting I can use...
Allow "Retry Arrow" and "Excuse" Function Directly in Gradebook Mode
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  • Wendy Cooley
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Linking to Course Activity from Feedback
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  • Lyn Franklin
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 I see similar questions about this dating back over 2 years; however, I do not see any answers. In Brainhoney, teachers could hyperlink ...
Uploading documents for assessment essays
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  • Micah Stetson
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Is there a way to allow a student to upload a file, like a Word document, as the answer to an essay question in an assessment?
Multi-Outcome Scoring Questions
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  • Andrew Teumer
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Hello, I've been experimenting this trimester with multi-outcome scoring.  It fits our school competency model extremely well but I have ...
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?
Inverse Trigonometric Functions
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I know that Buzz can evaluate trig functions. I can, for example use tan($anglea$*pi/180) to calculate the tangent of an angle in degrees...
Can I delete a badge
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  • Tammy Betz
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i accidentally awarded a badge--can i take it away?
Announcements with Date Parameters Appearing Right Away with Active Link in Activity Stream
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Many of our online teachers like to get their announcements ready ahead of time and use the start and end date to control when they appea...
responding to feedback
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 Is there a way for students to respond to the teacher's feedback on a particular assignment so that there is a mini-discussion thread be...
Is there a way we can email students their login info individually through Buzz?
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  • Shamila Hashim
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I am new to Buzz and as an Admin I created student profiles with their login details. I am trying to find a way to send this information ...
Blog Needs to Notify Student of Comments
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  • Wendy Cooley
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 Hi!  I am trying the student Blog activity for the first time.  It could be great, but PLEASE, PLEASE fix a few things as quickly as pos...
IEP Accomodations
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Right now it seems that Admin accounts are the only ones that can make accommodations based on an IEP. Can you make this possible for tea...
Notifications/App
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Is there discussion on when an app could be developed for Buzz? It would be nice for a student to get notifications of nearing due dates,...
Respond to Discussion Board in Activity Grader
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Is it possible to respond to a discussion board post within the activity grader? I often find that as I grade discussion boards, I would ...
Bulk edit to allow for multiple documents?
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  • Shane Foglesong
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Is there a way to bulk edit so that all assignments allow for multiple documents?
Caliper Analytics
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  • Scott Rudy
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Is there a future for Caliper Analytics within the Buzz Platform, and if so how far out?
Student Portfolio
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Is there a function to add a student portfolio?  A place where students could place their best works once complete.  Thank you for your h...
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?
Student-Teacher Communications
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  • Dennis Killmer
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Hi there, In Washington State we are required to document weekly, two-way contact between teachers and students taking online courses. Ha...