Buzz: Product Feedback

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Assessment analytics details
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  • Susan Bateman
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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...
Folder landing page
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  • Susan Bateman
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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 ...
Match Expression 1x vs x
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I'm using variables to write expression for my algebra students to factor. I'm having the issue that if the answer has a coefficient of 1...
Batch Upload Subscriptions
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  • Kevin Healy
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It would be a great feature to be able to batch upload subscribers to a course or domain. For example, we have courses that are developed...
Activity Grader suggestion
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I often enter grades for several assignments at a sitting. I generally use the activity grader window to enter scores. After entering stu...
Announcements
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see some improvements to the announcements that teachers can post. Option to force students to view certain important announ...
Gradebook Improvements
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see some improvements to the Performance/Gradebook for teachers Have last login show for that class only.  Currently when yo...
Advanced Editor--Inline questions--more flexibility in formatting requested
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Our Geometry teachers have built some nice looking proof questions using the inline, multiple options in the advanced editor: Type: MTOpt...
Add user id to visible column options
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Please consider adding user id to the visible column options. As an admin, it would help me to be able to proxy in as a teacher, trouble-...
Add "about" button above or below new help button
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Since the "about" information is so helpful, could it also become an icon on the sidebar either above or below the help icon? Honestly, i...
Assessment editor display in pages by question bank--Wietbrock
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  • Jeremy Walker
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We ran into an issue where an assessment with 117 questions was not processing well on Chromebooks and the suggestion was to have the ass...
Course Cards: Progress--student ownership of view and multiple option display
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Our students really like being able to see the letter grade on the course cards now (as of 1/21/16), but some would also like to see the ...
Footer suggestions for due dates
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  • Jeremy Walker
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In addition to the automatic zero option that I just tossed out as a comment to one of Heath's posts, I think the following could be addi...
Students being able to recognize the standards
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  • Darleen Maas
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Within our courses, we have connected standards to each of our questions.  The students are unable to see which standard goes with which ...
Grading: Enter Key equals Submit button
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  • Flew Flewelling
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This is a small suggestion, but when I have an assignment that shows up in my To-Do list to grade, probably because there is an essay que...
Curving Assignments
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  • Flew Flewelling
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I'd love to see the ability to curve an assignment in ways other than simply adjusting the top score.   Some examples: In my AP Course, ...
Ability to duplicate a question in the basic editor
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  • Jeremy Walker
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When you are making many similar questions in the basic editor (such as ones that are using variables), it would be great if the user cou...
Enable Teacher to set Style Sheets for their course
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  • Flew Flewelling
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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 ...
Alerts needed when assigning points over the amount possible (from Mike Depta)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Mike Depta pointed out that Buzz is not doing something that BrainHoney could do. When a teacher puts in scores that results in a student...
Grade by question feature
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  • Jeremy Walker
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We would really love to see Buzz have the grade by question feature that BrainHoney has once you click on the test item.  That was a real...
Add Failed and Unsubmitted to Student Reports
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  • Kevin McBride
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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...
Filter test analytic information along with the groups (from Amanda Campos)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Amanda Campos writes: After I input my quiz grades, I used to be able to see the specific data per class in BrainHoney [by switching to v...
Journal activities--would like view all posts link (from Leslie Bonner)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Leslie Bonner writes: I really liked how BrainHoney had this "view all posts" link when grading Journal assignments:   Buzz, unfortunatel...
Adjust assessment question grading feedback (from Bruce Sharp)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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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. ...
Ability to add students from the clipboard to a particular group
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  • Jeremy Walker
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We have teachers who teach special subjects (Music, for example) at multiple buildings.  Our groups are set up by our SDS by school, by g...
Make highlight late submissions an option that can be turned off in the settings
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  • Jeremy Walker
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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...
Hover information requested (from Kelly Loving)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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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...
Homework template items won't allow teachers to preview (from Mike Depta et al.)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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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...
Integration with Remind (from Jerome Flewelling)
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Jerome Flewelling writes: It would be really cool if Buzz could integrate Remind into its announcement function. That way when you compos...