Buzz: Product Feedback

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Temporary Zeroes
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  • Heath Hamrick
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Would love an option to mark assignments that haven't been turned in as a zero...BUT NOT have that then drop of their To-Do List. 
"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...
Discussion Board Replies for Teachers
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  • Ryan Josephson
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It seems that the ability to reply to a post from the activity pop out window has been lost with the upgrade to Buzz from Brainhoney.    ...
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...
New admin interface--add Description to User screen
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  • Jeremy Walker
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The new user screen looks and works fabulously.  Much cleaner! Unfortunately, it doesn't include the Description for a student: whereas ...
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...
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...
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...
Bulk Upload
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  • Gideon Seaman
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I would love the ability for teachers to upload multiple documents into Buzz. Currently, teachers can add only one document at a time. Wh...
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 - 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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.
Assignment answer key--Bianchi
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  • Jeremy Walker
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Jen Bianchi has suggested that it would be useful for her course team to have the ability in the settings panel to attach an answer key d...
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...