Buzz: Product Feedback

Share your thoughts and make suggestions about Buzz.
Feature Request - Matching Practice/Homework
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  • Bruce Sharp
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It would be so much more helpful for my students if matching questions that are built into Practice (homework) activities would show them...
Content Templates Break on Mac
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  • Jason Albertson
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I've had two reports over the weekend that content templates aren't loading correctly on Macs. Both reports said the issue occurred in bo...
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...
West Hodges
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  • West Hodges
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How do I get this completed?
New Buzz Player - Rubric item display change
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  • Jason Albertson
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In many of our courses, we use rubrics that were created ages ago. With the old Buzz player, the rubrics displayed like this for students...
Gradebook
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  • Karen W. Thorne
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I prefer the old format, too. In addition to what has been mentioned, the contrast was greater on the old gradebook, making it easier to...
Gradebook Issues
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  • Laurie-Ann Wyse
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The new gradebook format has several issues that are making it very difficult or impossible to use. While on a PC, I can scroll in the g...
New Buzz Player - Assessment Templates
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  • Jason Albertson
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I'm hearing good reviews of the new Buzz player from students already. Thanks for the work you all have put into it! Some aspects of HTM...
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...
New Buzz player - Students can't access assessment questions after submission
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  • Jason Albertson
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We've been using the new Buzz player for about 2 weeks, and we just ran into a problem yesterday with assessment questions. After student...
Note taking functionality
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  • Varshini G
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Hi, We would like to know if the Personal note-taking functionality would be made permanent soon? Is there a date on the horizon as to w...
email Observer when assignments overdue
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  • Bruce Sharp
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It would be a HUGE help if there were a setting in the course to have observers automatically receive an email notification when a due da...
To do list option for students
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  • Ccarey
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It would be great if students could create their own to do list. The could click/choose assignments to add to it or even just write them...
Student Access to Past Course Performance Summary, NOT Content
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  • Shaun Creighton
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We would like to be able to grant students in completed Buzz courses the ability to see their past performance in these courses (e.g., ov...
Printing assessments
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  • Amy Rountree
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I like the feature where you can print assessments for students. A couple things I wish could happen with it, though. 1. I would to have...
HEIC file format
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  • Ryan Josephson
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Wondering if there is support for HEIC photo file format on the roadmap. I just came Students often are asked to post photos of their wo...
Teacher - Marci Alstatt
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I'm an at-risk teacher with multiple Accelerate classes for the purpose of credit recovery. 7-12 math is my certification but it's not u...
Auto-submitted Incomplete Assignments
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  • Anna Westaby
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I have my courses in Buzz set to auto-grade late assignments as 0. I just noticed an assignment, several days after the due date, showing...
Teacher Notifications
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  • Margaret Colella
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Adding another option of 'a student submits something LATE'. So if students turn in work late, that is when the teacher is notified.
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...
Last submission date
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  • Melissa Moreno
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Would you please add a column to the gradebook that says "Last submission date"? This is more useful than the "Last Login Date". Studen...
Student/Observers Viewing Expired Enrollments
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  • Michael Denton
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How are students and their guardians supposed to view expired courses? There are references to a performance tab but, does not appear to ...
Admin Secretary
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  • Marti Cordray
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Before the last big change in Jan/Feb when I would print my list of Active Users it would give me the "Active Users only 108 results" at ...
Subscribe to a Discussion
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  • Syreena Mortimer
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Is there a way to subscribe to a discussion board and be alerted when there are new posts? Thanks!
Bulk Edit for Assignment Due Dates
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  • Jason Albertson
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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...
Dropdown Menu for “Student must complete this activity before continuing to the next one”
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  • Kevin McBride
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I noticed that the setting under Advanced Activity Options “Student must complete this activity before continuing to the next one” is mor...
UI: Too much spacing of rubrics in Grading
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  • Bill Carroll
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On a 4k monitor with larger font sizing (so that the words are still visible), the rubric for assignments takes up the entire screen. Pl...
Notification for Discussion Board postings & responses
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  • Chad Kafka (FPS)
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(I searched the boards and didn't see, based on title, this idea offered up so sorry of this is a repost) We would like the functionalit...
Allow analytics to be viewed and exported regardless of inactivity of student enrollment
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Currently, it appears that I can review the analytics for an exam if I show inactive enrollments, but the download is blank when I try to...
Keep selected choices after bulk update
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Whenever I do a bulk update, either in the Activity list of a course or on an admin screen, it would be extremely beneficial if the syste...