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    • zeros

      When a student doesn't turn in an assignment, the TA naturally leaves it blank rather than entering a zero (he/she just enters the scores for the assignments that were submitted). I know I can set the final grades to automatically zero unscored items, but I also want to drop the two lowest homework scores. Currently, Learning Suite recognizes a zero as one of the two lowest scores, but doesn't consider dropping empty scores, and therefore might drop an assignment where a student scored 4/10 over another which the student never submitted (and will eventually be counted as 0/10). Currently, of…

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      • Table Feature -

        The ability to insert a small (basic) table onto content pages and syllabus pages would be extremely helpful for organizing information in a more efficient and effective manner. Lists are great (thank you) but some information really needs tabular form..

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        • When the "question has been saved!" box appears/disappears (grading exams), the screen jumps around. Hard to read. Make it stop please.

          When grading exams, one must save each answer. When you click save, a green feedback box appears and says "question #__ has been saved!" As it appears, the screen jumps down a little. When it disappears, the screen jumps back up. This makes it really hard to click on the score box for the next question, is really frustrating and annoying, and makes grading less efficient. Please change this so that the box doesn't make the screen jump up and down. Screen movement should be controlled by my scrolling only.

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            • Put '+add new assignment' button on the schedule editing page

              I had a professor using announcements and schedule in such a way that most of the students had a hard time following it. You should make a button on the "edit schedule" page to add assignments, maybe ones that appear as you scroll over dates or a dropdown box that allows you to choose in one click wether to make a lecture subject, an assignment, etc. That way students don't have to always be guessing, or shifting through all the details on the scheduling page. Of course, this is not a problem for teachers who are used to Learning suite.…

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              • Allow students to access to view all quizzes (exams) after the closing date.

                Currently students can only go back and view the exams they took. If they missed an exam they can't see it after the close date.

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                  under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Exams  ·  Admin →
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                    planned  ·  0 comments  ·  Home  ·  Admin →
                  • Revision History

                    Many online tools keep a revision history (wikipedia for example). This allows one to keep track of changes and even back them out conveniently.

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                    • Allow instructors to edit digital dialogs

                      I created digital dialogs and then needed to edit them afterwards so that the discussion was between groups and not for the entire class. There is no way for them to be edited at this time. I'm forced to recreate all of the discussions. Please fix this.

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                      • Wrap text around jpg or mov

                        It would be great to have a button with which to wrap text (similar to wordpress).

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                        • Add special character palette for foreign language courses

                          Some answers on exams and other assignments require special characters, especially in foreign language courses. It would be quicker and easier for some students to have a selection of special characters available with the click of a button, e.g. those with a non-Mac laptop who don't have a number pad.

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                          • Allow the instructor/TA to print papers directly from the BYU grades tab

                            Currently, if I want to print the paper of a student, I need to first download the file and then open it in Windows Word or some other program, and THEN print it. It would be nice if there was a way to print it straight from the Learning Suite page

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                              under review  ·  0 comments  ·  Grades  ·  Admin →
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                              • Freeze the menu bar on FILES page

                                Make menu bar visible on FILES page if the number of files is more than one screen -- similar to Freeze Panes in Excel. When I scroll down through my files, I can no longer see the menu bar.

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                                • Y-Messages from previous semesters shouldn't continue as notifications

                                  The only way to get rid of the message notification is to click on the message and read it. There are classes where students will babble about nothing important and the professor will never use this method for important things. If you want to get rid of them, you have to go through all previous semesters and click to view each individual message.

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                                    • assignment grading focus

                                      When on the online assignment grading screen, on screen load please focus the cursor on the "score" box. It is an inconvenience to have to click on that box for every student.
                                      Thanks!

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                                      • Spam

                                        I wish there was a way to mark learning suite messages as spam. It seems almost every semester there is some idiot who decides to use Learning Suite as their own personal email list and I get a bunch of job offers/survey request and a variety of other things.

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                                        • Ability to view all classes without being enrolled

                                          When trying to determine which classes to take, it is very helpful to be able to see the syllabi and schedules of various classes that we are not yet enrolled in.

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