Buzz: Product Feedback

Share your thoughts and make suggestions about Buzz.
Requested Column in Buzz
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  • Yvonne Shafer
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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 ...
Parent Observer wanting to Organize Their View of the Course Tiles
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  • Susan Bateman
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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...
Dropbox: Can "Insert Image" have access to the camera, the way "Insert Video" does?
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  • Marc Collins
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
It would be great if we could use replacement variables in emails to students and parents (observers) with info like the number of missin...
Comment Box on Assignments
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Comments
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  • Mjorgensen
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I get several requests from teachers about allowing a late submission for individual students (without needing to set up groups or changi...
Add groups to export information in the Gradebook
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  • Jeremy Walker
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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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Comments
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  • Jason Albertson
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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...
Teacher Notifications
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  • Margaret Colella
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
Adding another option of 'a student submits something LATE'. So if students turn in work late, that is when the teacher is notified.
Bulk Edit for Assignment Due Dates
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  • Jason Albertson
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I'm hearing from teachers that they would like the ability to use Bulk Edit to change assignment due dates. Would it be possible to add t...
Add filter capability to admin course screen.
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  • Jeremy Walker
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I would love to be able to filter by term when viewing the admin course screen. To be honest if all of the fields on any of the admin scr...
Preserve filter settings in Activity List
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  • Jeremy Walker
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I often use the Activity List to filter for a specific set of activities that I need to modify. Unfortunately, the things I need to chang...
rubrics
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Comments
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  • Amy Rountree
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I would love to have a way to copy rubrics across courses. It is easy enough to clone them within a course, but it would also be nice to ...
Additional filter options in the admin view
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  • Jeremy Walker
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
It would be great if we could filter by additional fields in the admin view such as by term or start date/end date, etc. Currently the fi...
Discussion Board Grading and Feedback Challenging
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  • Linda Schuerman
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
It would be AWESOME if there could be a way for me to respond to my students' discussion board posts while I'm in the grade book/needs gr...
Discussion Board Posts Grading and Responding in One Spot
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Comments
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  • Linda Schuerman
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
Hello Buzz - I'm wondering about the grading of discussion board posts in the new version of Buzz. I'm hoping there will be a way to repl...
Discussion Board
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Comments
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  • Gideon Seaman
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
In the Discussion Board, I would love to see the ability for students to "like" posts as the do in social media.
Multiple fill-in answer -- line bug or feature
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  • Bruce Sharp
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
 I am writing some multiple fill-in-the-blank questions. I wanted to make the answer spaces different lengths. The old editor allowed us ...
Observer List
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  • Ryan Josephson
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I'd like to see the list of multiple observed students sorted by last name instead of first name. 
Internal Instant Messenger or Email System, Student Log
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  • Heath Hamrick
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
Just a couple of requests for a future iteration of Buzz from full-time virtual school: 1. Some kind of internal communication that doesn...
Export scores should use alpha order (from Jerome Flewelling)
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  • Jeremy Walker
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
Flew suggests: When exporting out of the gradebook, the students should be in alphabetical order. I’m not sure how it is ordering the stu...