Buzz: Product Feedback

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Accessibility for Chromebooks (Screen Readers)
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  • Beth Ott
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I've read some threads regarding screen readers and how to support students with disabilities who need assistance with reading. I am look...
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...
Needs Grading Question
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  • Hsimmons
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Our school recently updated Buzz and we are loving the new changes and features. However, I do have a question : On the home screen, ther...
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'...
Import mult. fill-in questions from old UI to new UI error.
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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...
Activity Grader Enhancement Request
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In the old UI there was a button to take you to the activity editor in the activity grader. Could you please add this feature to the new ...
point values in practice questions
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  • Amy Rountree
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I'm using the practice questions to write fill in the blank questions with multiple blanks. I assign partial scores 1 or 2 points per bla...
Student grader experience should be tweaked
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  • Jeremy Walker
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When I go to the Activity grader via the Gradebook and sort the entries by score, lowest to highest, and then click on a student's name t...
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...
Domain Permission Improperly Aligned
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  • Michael Denton
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Adding the Enrollment Owner permission does not allow a user to edit enrollment details. Domain Owner is the flag being verified on that ...
Assessment Vs. Practice Questions
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  • Noelle Thomas
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Currently the Practice Questions assignment does not have an essay question option, whereas the Assessment assignment does. I would like ...
Special Ed Teacher Role
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  • Michael Denton
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Could you create a cross between an observer and a teacher to use for Special Ed Teachers? The idea would be to assign a teacher to a stu...
Suggestion
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  • Brenda Schmitz
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It would be helpful for students if the feedback that the teacher provides would show up underneath the question rather than having to sw...
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...
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...
Gradebook Glitch
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  • Wendy Cooley
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The gradebook glitch is keeping me from doing my job. The screen jumps and moves with each grade entered, even on quick lightning grade ...
Glitches in content
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  • Marcey Ayers
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Still waiting on information regarding the glitches in content. When using iPads, and students click on a "try it now" or something simil...
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...
New Grader
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  • Wendy Cooley
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The new grader is very difficult to use quickly. 1. The question, the student answer, and the Sample Answer all look the same in black a...
Rearranging and resizing course cards
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  • Mike Morone
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We would love to have the ability to rearrange or resize course cards.   Some of our teachers teach 10-15 courses, and they want the abil...
Teacher Course Cards
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  • Dennis Killmer
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Hi there, Our teachers would like to rearrange their course cards in Buzz like students can do. Is this a planned feature? Our K-8 teache...
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...
Discussion Board Posts Changed Again =(
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  • Linda Schuerman
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Oh no . . . I SO liked the change you made this past summer with the discussion board posts being on one page and the rubric on another w...
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...
Glitches in content
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  • Marcey Ayers
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Buzz made some enhancements over the summer and it has caused some glitches in our content through FLVS when using the iPads.
Latest update broke assessment grading
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  • Jason Albertson
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After yesterday's update, some quizzes and tests will not load for teachers to grade anymore. When a teacher either tries to bring up the...
Chat with Your Teacher
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see an instant message/chat feature within Buzz that can be used between teachers/student! Chat with your teachers - If your...
Fonts
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  • Deanna Guerrero
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Can you please include more fonts!  
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...