Buzz: Product Feedback

Share your thoughts and make suggestions about Buzz.
Product Feedback Guidelines
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  • Ryan Richins (Agilix team member)
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Welcome to the Buzz Product Feedback discussion. Here, you can share your thoughts about Buzz, make suggestions, and find out what we’re ...
make assigning activities through the clipboard more user-friendly
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  • Bruce Sharp
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When I assign an activity through the clipboard, I have to redo all of the settings: what folder it is in, points, category, etc. It woul...
Assessment cannot be altered for just one group
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  • Anna Westaby
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Has anyone else run into this? I created a group in my class for a student needing accommodations. I simplified the exam questions, editi...
Dark mode
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  • Ruben
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I'm a student, and I just think it would be nice to have a dark mode option so that I don't go blind if it's dark in my room. That's all.
Creating Courses
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  • Geoff Barrett
Everytime I create new courses, it's a huge pain to figure out exactly what steps you have to go through to make a course that actually w...
Notification of Master Course Access
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  • Bruce Sharp
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In order to share the workload, we have several teachers who have access to any particular master course. We have had issues where more t...
Feedback template request
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  • Nkelsch
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Is it possible to add additional variable content for the feedback templates? For example, it would be helpful to be able to add a time/d...
Blogs and Journals
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  • NorthStar Academy: Kristi Velasquez
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Hi Everyone, Having the ability for students to collaborate and connect with each other is a game changer. We love these features. THANK ...
Acknowledge Feedback
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  • Sue Steiner
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How about a feature in Buzz that the teacher can turn on where the student needs to acknowledge that they have read the feedback?
Student Notifications
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  • Sue Steiner
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Under Student Notifications, if the student checks that they want to receive a text or e-mail when they receive a score or feedback, then...
Showing non-gradable items by individual
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  • Sue Steiner
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I can go into the gear settings in the Buzz gradebook and have it show non-gradable items. If I click on minutes I can then see how much...
Partial feedback showing in gradebook
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  • Sue Steiner
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It seems like the gradebook view could be redesigned to take advantage of some of the white space. If there is feedback, all it shows is...
Teacher View vs. Student View
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  • Sue Steiner
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I don't know if you have noticed the difference between the student view and teacher view in terms of a completed assignment in Buzz. Wha...
Moving from one gradebook to the gradebook in another section
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  • Sue Steiner
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In the older version off Buzz, I could move between gradebooks of various sections with 2 clicks.  Now in the Next Buzz it takes me 4 cli...
Feedback Templates
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  • Michele Nickels
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Today we had a meeting with our World Language teachers. When leaving feedback in the feedback box from the grade editor there is the ab...
Collaborative Option for Buzz Flash Cards
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  • Meri Tunison
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Similar to the Wiki collaboration option, it would be great to be able to set up a Flash Card activity in Buzz that allows for students t...
email verification
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  • Bruce Sharp
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Can you please add a column (maybe in the people page) to show which students have and have not verified their email addresses? I know ou...
Practice Questions - Submit ALL Button
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  • Acarlson
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When creating a Practice Question assignment for our students (which is used daily in math classes), it would be super helpful if there w...
Journal/Blog Improvements
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  • RCSD eLearning Team
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We'd like to see some improvements to the Journal/Blog activities within Buzz.   A better way to grade them.  When used throughout the cl...
Speed Up Batch Updating of Retries
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  • Ivan Traylor
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There absolutely may be a fix or better way to address this. I am not sure that having a way to 'not count' auto zeroes as an official 'a...
IMPORTANT - Student Feedback opens with Student Submission
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  • Ivan Traylor
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I just logged in as a student and realized that when students see my feedback, they don't also see the assignment they submitted (without...
Can teacher's "Hide to-do" be renamed?
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  • Meri Tunison
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Hello! On a teacher's home screen, when they select Manage Courses > View Courses there are "Hide to-do" options for all of their course...
practice activity grade in-progress
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  • Bruce Sharp
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The way Buzz currently scores practice activities is counter-intuitive for students, parents, and teachers alike. Can you please have sco...
Buzz Feedback Request
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  • Wisconsin Virtual School - Associate Director
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Greetings, The feedback icon for students in the Buzz Gradebook as well as the feedback Notification options are nice visual indicators....
Lockdown browsers for tests
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  • Jodi Hook
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Hi all I would like for Buzz to create a lockdown brower for when students are taking tests. Google and Google Translate pages are just a...
Functionality to Ensure Students Review Teacher Feedback
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  • Marc Collins
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There are some concerns among our parents and teachers that students do not see all the feedback teachers provide. I know the feedback is...
Thanks and request
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  • Jeremy Walker
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The release on 3/11/2021 had this: • Improved the Admin > Users > Enrollments screen by adding a Term column (which appears as a School y...
Student viewing weight of the assignments
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  • Christine Dorico
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This option has not be added to our students accounts? Do you have any updates on when it will be?      How can the student see the weigh...
Editing Groups - names unpinned
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  • Anna Westaby
Implemented feature idea or fixed bug
I have a class in Buzz that I use MANY groups for differentiation. I noticed today that when I scroll through my list of groups, the stud...
Needs Grading Filter
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  • Flew Flewelling
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I'd love to see the filter in the Needs Grading include the option of using the negative sign to exclude certain assignments. For instan...