Buzz: Questions & Answers

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How do I change mastery level in a prescriptive course?
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  • Shannan Skidmore
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I am using an Edivate Learn prescriptive course and I would like to change the mastery level from 80% to 90% for all the pre-tests. Curre...
Self Registration - Email Reset Password question
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  • Aileen Sweeney
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What is the maximum expiration time limit for the email set password message link? We would like to add the amount of time that the user ...
Returned Attachment
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  • Kevin McBride
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In the activity grader, what is Returned Attachment, and how do I use it?
Student See Group Members
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  • Kevin McBride
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Are students able to see their group members and group name for an activity?  Thanks!
Due Date in the Future
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  • Ryan Nelson
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I have a teacher and myself trying to edit the due date and visibility for an activity.  It will not allow us to put in a future date.  W...
Student Is Not Enrolled Message
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  • Heath Hamrick
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Ok, I've had this come up several times with several students: they will say that Buzz will let them log in, but not complete work becaus...
Importing Course from Zip file
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In previous versions of both BrainHoney AND Buzz, a course could be exported (and, indeed, a Buzz course still has that option) to a zip ...
Rearrange Order of Courses on Home Page
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  • Kevin McBride
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Is there a way to rearrange the order of courses on the Home Page and Course drop-down menu? 
Extra Credit in Homework
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  • Flew Flewelling
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I have some homework assignments that in Buzz I would like to make the last question be extra credit.  I put Options: ExtraCredit for tha...
Inconsistent Points Available
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  • Byron Heath
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The total score for an assignment is 56 points so for most students the score field in the grade editor shows ___/56.  However, for one s...
Buzz has not been licensed for this domain error message
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We've had a number of students receive the following error message ... "Buzz has not been licensed for this domain." These same students ...
Support for SHA-256
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Is it possible to configure SAML using SHA-256?
SSO Issues with Buzz
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  • Dennis Killmer
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We setup SSO with Buzz a few months ago and it stopped working this week. Did something change on the Agilix side? The SSO metadata file ...
Test Concern on a Mac
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  • Pam Horneck
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We got an email from a parent today: "Anna took her Wordly Wise quiz today and discovered something that she thought you should be made a...
Mastery Reports
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How can I view Mastery Reports?    I am looking to see Mastery Data for the whole class at a time. When I run a mastery report or choose ...
Checking Student Email in Buzz
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  • James Davies
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How are students supposed to check their emails? It says my teacher emailed me, but I have no idea how to check it and see that email. Pl...
Score Mapping
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How does score mapping work?  I've played around a bit and it seems useful, but constricted. I can get the mapping to work and show my st...
Copying Assignments and Randomly named folders in Teacher Resources
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  • Mmoreno
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I have multiple assignments throughout my course that are all based on the same rubric and have the same splash screen and instructions, ...
Math question about square roots, cubed roots, etc.
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One of our math teachers was asking me today how to have Buzz calculate a 5th root of a number.  I know if you want to get a square root,...
Feedback in Short Answers based on the Answer
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In the advanced editor, I can set up a question like the following: Type: F Options: Number Var: x = 1..10 Var: y = 1..10 1) What is $x$*...
Trash Can
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  • Christopher Altman
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Hello, We`re currently going through a redevelopment phase and have run into many different hiccups along the way. In one instance, we pu...
Pre-assessment marks mastered lessons complete?
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  • Elizabeth Bowns
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At the PLS conference this summer, we were shown a pre-assessment that marked lessons complete if their objectives were passed (eg: if th...
Where did the homework go?
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  • Elizabeth Bowns
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Recently, the homework template stopped showing up in my curriculum map. Is this on purpose, a temporary issue, or have we switched to on...
Gradebook - Display of Overall Score
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  • Cheree Childers
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Any time a student earns a 0% for a missing assignment, the entire overall grade displays as 0%. We have checked course settings and grad...
Office 365 road map?
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I am interested in learning about what Agilix is planning to do with Office 365.  Is this the right channel to get information like that?...
Administrator Home Page Summaries
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  • Dennis Killmer
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Where would I find the student and instructor summary sections that are included on the BrainHoney administrator home page?
Can you take away badges?
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  • Jeremy Walker
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A teacher just asked me: Does anyone know if you can take badges away in Buzz?  (I accidentally assigned my entire class a congratulatory...
Deleting Posts in Discussion Threads
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In Buzz, is there an easy way to delete old posts in Discussion Threads? We have asynchronous courses and some posts are very old and no ...
Buzz Gradebook Visible Columns Options
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Noticed that in Buzz gradebook Visible Columns, I can add start and end date as an admin and see that displayed in the gradebook view. Te...
Syllabus - Activity - Link to Web Site using Advanced tab problem
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When using the advanced tab to link to a web site, the help link says that these are the user values that can be passed. USER            ...