Buzz: Product Feedback

Share your thoughts and make suggestions about Buzz.
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...
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...
Enhanced Idle Timeout Features
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  • Michael Denton
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The state of Arizona has some very regulations on funding online education and ADE auditors can reject all funding for a given student if...
Assessment Feedback in Gradebook
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  • Noelle Thomas
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The rubrics in the gradebook allow teachers to select the "Leave Feedback" text so teachers can leave feedback on individual parts of a r...
New Grade Editor doesn't display past due assignment dates with red font
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  • Jason Albertson
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The new grade editor doesn't display the dates for past due assignments with red font anymore. Please bring this back--it's a big help to...
Grade book space - too spread out
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  • Marc Collins
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There is too much space wasted vertically with such thick rows.  Perhaps a 'compact display density' similar to what Gmail has. And tryi...
Grey dots no longer showing in grade book.
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  • Melissa Beach
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Previous version of the grade book would show grey dots for an assignment for a group that they were not in. When 2 versions of a test w...
Gradebook Feature request
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  • Ryan Collier
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The older I get, the harder it is for my eyes to track to the left in the Buzz gradebook. I'd love it if the name of the student was hig...
More options needed in the Activity list filter
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  • Jeremy Walker
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In the Activity List view of the Editor tool, it would be extremely helpful if the type chooser allowed multiple options to be chosen.  F...
Requests for test options
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  • Megan Sticht
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There are a couple of options for tests/assignments I'd like to see added. I've seen them in other LMS platforms, and they would be REALL...
Import mult. fill-in questions from old UI to new UI error.
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  • Bruce Sharp
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Most of my assignments contain questions that are multiple fill in the blanks. For example, I have students set up an equation in one bla...
Student email course name - feature request
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  • Bruce Sharp
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Now that school has started again, I have begun receiving emails from students with various questions/comments about their course. I don'...
Journals and Blogs
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  • Susancarrenonorthstar
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By fixing the blogs and journals we would be "keeping up with the times".  This would allow us to not only be more interactive with out s...
Course Editor "preview" option should open in new tab
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  • Meri Tunison
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Hello, Please consider updating the UI for the new Buzz so that when a user clicks on "Preview" in the Course Editor the preview opens in...
Earning Badges - Aesthetic
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  • Eklein
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Hiya! I really wish earning Badges were a bit more obvious, like an announcement pop-up. Certainly, students can see them in various plac...
Ability to Display Google Slides in Presentation Mode Directly in Buzz
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  • Katie Ahmadzai
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I was working on inserting a google slide presentation into Buzz today, but when I made the link into a direct presentation mode, the sli...
Live preview of analytics when curving an assignment
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  • Brad Marshall (Agilix team member)
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Posted by Bruce Sharp on How do I use Buzz's Curve scores feature? Something that would be of great help with the curve feature would be ...
Scrolling Issues
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  • Kelly Calderone
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There is a bug with scrolling in Buzz Groups and Gradebook. When using the mouse wheel to scroll in the gradebook, the screen barely move...
Feature Request: Assessment Question Order
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I would like to have a way to have questions randomized, but keep a specific question at the end (or sometimes even the beginning) of the...
Request for Public Question Bank
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  • Kevin McBride
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One of the most time-consuming areas in Buzz is writing and building quality assessment questions.  It would be great if we were able to ...
Integration with OneNote
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  • Melissa Moreno
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A new feature of OneNote is that it is allowing teachers to assign and grade student notebooks and then post the grade to the LMS right f...
Feature Request - Display correct answer
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  • Bruce Sharp
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I have a practice activity that my students are working on. It uses variables to generate a new question with each attempt. I want them t...
Scoring Practice Question assignments
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  • Flew Flewelling
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Suggestion for improvement: When I go in to grade a Practice Questions assignment that a student has only partially completed, the score ...
Force-submit homework and assessments
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  • Bruce Sharp
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Can you please add the feature to homework (maybe assessments already do this?) to have an option to force submit homework activities? Ma...
Grading by Groups Submissions
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  • Sdunbar
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I have used Brainhoney for 2 school years.  This is my 3rd year and this year we have switched BUZZ. In Brainhoney, we had to the ability...
Selecting multiple links to add to the agenda
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  • Gideon Seaman
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We would love the ability to add multiple agenda course links in one setting (for example, holding ctrl or shift to select multiple cours...
Feature Request - Fractions!
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  • Bruce Sharp
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One of my top needs in Buzz is the ability for it to handle fractions. Mostly, some sort of function to reduce fractions to simplest form...
Please return the "add table" tool to the question editor in assessments!
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  • Bruce Sharp
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This was addressed earlier but buried in a post about a different topic. (Where did the assessment - advanced editor go in the newest Buz...
Embedding HTML code in a discussion post/reply
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  • Melissa Moreno
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Could you please add the option (for at least the teacher) to be able to embed HTML code in a discussion board post or reply? I would lik...