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Icon for late submissions after auto-zero
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  • 4 votes
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
Teachers at my institution love the ability to make late assignments auto-grade as zero but still allow late submission. Auto-zeroed assignments with late submission allowed still show up in to do ...
Styling on Past Courses button
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  • 2 votes
Feature idea (LEVEL 1)
Students often miss that they can view past courses' grades and activities, and part of the reason is that the styling on the Past Courses button on the Grades page doesn't make it look like a butt...
Due time
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  • 1 vote
Feature idea (LEVEL 1)
It's really laborious to set the due time for activities currently. Would it be possible to add the option (possibly in course settings?) to set the due time for a whole class at once? For example,...
Discussion Layout Suggestions
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  • 1 vote
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
These are some ideas from teachers I work with about how the Buzz discussion layout might be streamlined/made to match the modern, social feed-esque feel of the new activity viewer (which we love, ...
Assessment Themes: Option to Tile Background Images
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  • 1 vote
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
When assessment themes first went live, background images were tiled by default, which was awesome—it allowed the use of smaller image files, which gave students who live in areas with limited inte...
Request: Max word count on assessment essays
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  • 1 vote
Implemented feature idea or fixed bug
Essay questions would be enriched by having the option to limit input to min/max lengths. Character counts would probably be the easiest. My use case: I'm giving students the opportunity to justify...
Experimenting with Google Assignments via LTI
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I've been experimenting with using Google Assignments via LTI in Buzz. Buzz's native GSuite integration is sweet, but we have students break it occasionally, usually because they can't figure out h...
Feature request: Set activity due dates by student time zone
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  • 1 vote
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
I know this is possible via the API currently, but teachers at my institution would love to see this feature become available via the UI. It would be fantastic if this could be turned on at the cou...
Send mail dialog suggestion
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  • 1 vote
Feature idea (LEVEL 2)
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 out to check a detail, there isn't a way to save a draft. A...
Due Times & Time Zones
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Feature idea (LEVEL 1)
We have a teacher in the UK teaching an online class. Her local time zone is 5 hours ahead of her students' local time zone. The way things work right now, students see the due time on due dates as...