Buzz: Product Feedback

Share your thoughts and make suggestions about Buzz.
Product Feedback Guidelines
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  • Ryan Richins (Agilix team member)
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Welcome to the Buzz Product Feedback discussion. Here, you can share your thoughts about Buzz, make suggestions, and find out what we’re ...
Due Date for Folder
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  • Marc Collins
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Certain curriculums are set up with topics broken up into several activities in buzz. As opposed to needing to assign each activity to th...
Scheduler for Groups
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  • Marc Collins
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I understand how to differentiate due dates with groups - it is summed up in the following statement : "When you create a due date or gra...
Essay Assessment Editor
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  • LeRoy Nelson
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I think a good audio video option would be good in the essay assessment text editor. I realize pictures and video can be put into the es...
Capturing Data
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  • Summer Soltis
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I want to be able to make informed decisions on where my students need more support in lessons based on the data from exams. Currently, ...
Upfront information in Course Syllabus
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  • Witold Ferens
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In a Syllabus view, the only information presented about an item is whether an item is visible or not. It would be immensely helpful if a...
Managing resources - organization and access
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  • Witold Ferens
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Using resources is extremely cumbersome. The files cannot be renamed; the dialogue window for inserting a resource is tiny, and does not ...
SMS Notifications To Teachers
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  • Stuart Pask
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I really love how it is possible to receive a SMS notification when a student turns in work. The thing is this is ANY work. I sure woul...
Observer Previous/Next Button
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  • Ryan Josephson
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We use the observer role to manage groups of advisory students that we communicate with more frequently than all of our subject matter co...
Icon for late submissions after auto-zero
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  • Jason Albertson
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Teachers at my institution love the ability to make late assignments auto-grade as zero but still allow late submission. Auto-zeroed assi...
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One of the display options for visible columns in the class grade book for teachers is Last Login..... it would be VERY helpful to add t...
Add borders to table in agenda
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  • Elizabeth Laba
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When adding a table to the agenda my options are no boarders or a light gray border that is barely visible. Can you please make a darker...
Rounding - feature request
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I really need an option in Buzz for fill-answers to be rounded to a given place value. For example, I want students to calculate the tan...
Requested Column in Buzz
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  • Yvonne Shafer
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I am wondering if you might consider a second “grade” column in Buzz. The grade that currently shows for our students is the grade for ...
Feature request: Set activity due dates by student time zone
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  • Jason Albertson
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I know this is possible via the API currently, but teachers at my institution would love to see this feature become available via the UI....
Add Pacing Data to GetEntityGradebook2
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  • Michael Denton
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The API cmd=getenrollment3&enrollmentid=&select=metrics returns values for PaceLate and PacePast. Would you please add those to GetEntity...
Parent Observer wanting to Organize Their View of the Course Tiles
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  • Susan Bateman
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We have a parent requesting to be able to organize their view of their student's course tiles. Basically, they want to organize tile ord...
Admin Report - Final Grades: Add letter grade to export
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  • Jason Albertson
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There's a Grades (Final) report Admins can run in Buzz. It currently only exports final grades in a percentage form, which means that whe...
Insert/Edit Template Fonts
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  • Elizabeth Laba
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When leaving feedback for students can the "edit templates" text (that I click once per semester) be the smaller font and the name of the...
Add Links in Automatic Feedback
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  • Devin Lewis
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I am working in a "practice questions" template. I would like to create automatic feedback that includes an active link to an outside sou...
Click on Due Date Footer to add/adjust due date
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  • Flew Flewelling
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A function that would streamline the gradebook would be to add the ability to click on the Due Date Footer in the gradebook and adjust th...
Dropbox: Can "Insert Image" have access to the camera, the way "Insert Video" does?
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  • Marc Collins
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In the dropbox, Insert Video provides the option to upload an existing video OR access to the camera to record from in the dropbox. Howev...
email & replacement variables
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  • Bruce Sharp
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It would be great if we could use replacement variables in emails to students and parents (observers) with info like the number of missin...
Send mail dialog suggestion
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  • Jason Albertson
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I'm hearing from teachers that they'd like a change made to the Send mail dialog. If they open it and compose an email, then need to back...
Comment Box on Assignments
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  • Mjorgensen
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Is there a way to remove the comment box from the student's dropbox? Students are pasting their documents into the comments instead of u...
"Allow Late Submissions" alongside "Allow Retry"
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  • Marc Collins
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I get several requests from teachers about allowing a late submission for individual students (without needing to set up groups or changi...
Feature request: zero-point assessment questions
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  • Jason Albertson
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Some of our teachers have historically used a non-scored test question to solicit feedback, usually something like, "Do you still have qu...
Select Multiple Activity Types with Bulk Edit
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  • Kevin McBride
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Currently in the bulk editor, you can only select one activity type to edit at a time. For example, if I need to change the grading perio...
Add groups to export information in the Gradebook
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  • Jeremy Walker
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It would be fantastic if groups were a checkbox for information that could be exported via the Gradebook. Currently we are forced to use...
Editor - Creating non-assignment pages
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  • Jason Albertson
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In a course editor when you create a Rich-Text Activity, you get this dialog: It's a different dialog from the one you get when you subs...