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  1. Increase the maximum length of Digital Dialog videos

    From IA Training with Lisa Tanner Christensen: She would like to be able to upload videos (class lectures) that are the length of the class period (1.5 hrs). This could either be in Digital Dialog or Content.

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    under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Digital Dialog  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Mobile Ready for Gradebook

    Learning Suite needs to be mobile ready, ALL OF IT! Having the option to use iPad when entering grades into the gradebook would be helpful. NOT having the option to use learning suite on any device should not be an issue in 2017. Accessing grades, content, syllabus and list of students via any device is needed.

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  3. Use of default decimals of 2 in grades

    Grades currently defaults to zero decimal places, meaning you can't type in a score with a half point. Most don't know the default can be adjusted (some use scores of 100 to not need half points). It becomes problematic when you delete a quiz question after a quiz has ended and re-score. If a student received a 6/9 and it's scaled to a 10, they'll receive a grade of 6 (LearningSuite rounds ALL decimals down!). They should receive a 6.67.

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  4. I really wish that I could LOCK the Overall score column so I can always see it while I am scrolling through all the columns.

    As I am "massaging" a students various assignment scores, if I could lock the Overall Score column in place, I could watch how any changes affect the overall score.

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  5. Show open and close date for assigment in the Schedule

    Assignments that have both a start date and an end date only show the end date on the Schedule. This means that I can only drag-and-drop the end date of the assignments, but have to use the assignment tab and edit each individual assignment to get the start dates correct. In the student view the start dates are shown - the instructor view should also show these start dates so that I can easily visualize how the beginning of each assignment aligns with my other assignments and lectures as well as having the ability to drag-and-drop the start date.

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  6. Ability for students to upload files in exams

    Some exams would be enhanced by the ability of students to attach files of graphs they have created or other similar things.

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  7. Submit grades later option

    In the previous gradebook there was an option to "continue later" while grading...this allowed my TA to begin grading but not submit the score. A flag icon appeared and I could follow behind the TA to review the grade and submit it.

    The new BYU grades does not have this feature and I don't like the idea of hiding grades from the students while we are grading. Can this previous feature PLEASE be added to BYU grades (in the meantime I am grading from Agilix then syncing grades to BYU grades... it defeats some of the nice viewing features of…

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  8. Create a Discussion/QA spot for each assignment/Exam

    There are always a large number of questions for large assignments, projects, and exams. It would be great if instead of needing to go back and forth over email, students could post and group questions associated with a given test or assignment that professors could then answer from one spot. That QA spot would become the authority on updated information for assignments and tests and make it so that faculty would (in theory) only have to answer questions once--something that I think that would add great value for faculty and students alike.

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  9. Allow the instructor to designate/limit TA access to LS

    I have a TA I would like to have limited access to LS, for the purposes of syllabus refinement, etc. I would like to be able to limit/prevent access to the gradebook.

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  10. Enable email notification for Digital Discussions in classes which use it

    A few classes I know of use "Digital Discussions" as a kind of forum for discussing the class. It would be nice if I could receive notifications via e-mail when others post, either in general or in only threads which I have commented.

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  11. 6 votes
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  12. If Learning Suite goes down, links users to @byuoit on Twitter so they can get status updates.

    If Learning Suite goes down, put a message on the error page that links users to @byuoit on Twitter so they can get status updates. That way, users don't have to call in to see how much longer until Learning Suite is back up.

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  13. 6 votes
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  14. Ability to hide a page until a score has been entered on a particular Gradebook assignment

    I often have students who are sick turn in homework late. I would like to make the solution key to the homework available only to those students who have submitted the assignment (and therefore have a score entered on gradebook. Right now LS lets you hide/publish a page based on *date*. I would like to hide page X for a student until there is a score for assignment Y.

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  15. Allow learning objectives to be copied when duplicating a course

    When I duplicate a course that I (or someone else) has taught before, the learning objectives are often identical, yet LS won't copy them. I put a lot of work into writing those objectives last time. Also, on large GE courses the department put a lot of work into writing the objectives and I don't have the authority to make up my own objectives. In either case it will be a pain for me to re-enter the objectives in to the new course. Please let me coy them.

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  16. Set permanent, individual, default preferences

    Ability to permanently set my individual default preferences for grade book that apply to every class.

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  17. Notify professor when a student drops after the add/drop deadline

    I was wondering if there was any way that Professors and TAs could receive notification when a student drops the class after the add/drop deadline. Every time that a student drops the class, I never find out until I go to enter in their test or homework grade, only to find out that they don't exist on the rolls any more. When they drop the class, I'd prefer not to have to grade their tests/homework, just to shred them when I find out they're no longer in the class.

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  18. 5 votes
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    under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Digital Dialog  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. Select multiple files to upload at once into Content pages

    Joel noticed when uploading content to his Content tab in Learning Suite that he is only able to select one file at a time to upload. Joel would like to have the ability to select multiple files to upload all at once.

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  20. Page dedicated for TA use

    Make a page that TA's can put their hours and review session schedule, contact info, supplemental materials and anything they want, etc.

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