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  1. Allow selection of multiple student responses

    When I review and grade a session with short-answer or long-answer questions, I have to mark one question correct, wait for the system to update, then mark the next one correct, and so forth. I would love to be able to select all the correct (or incorrect) questions displayed, and mark them all correct (or incorrect) with a single click.

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    • Add a message to students regarding Class Session ID

      I got many emails when students were first registering for LC, asking me what the Class Session ID was. I responded to each person letting them know that they receive this ID during class; maybe add a small parenthetical note to that effect for the students, so there isn't confusion when first registering?

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      • Allow students to submit anonymous responses to questions.

        I wish to poll my class, but they should be able to answer anonymously. Otherwise, I can't ask questions that might be considered personal.

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        • make it possible to use images as answers for multiple choice questions

          I would like to post a multiple choice question where the answers are different graphs and students need to choose the correct graph based on the prompt. I do not seem to be able to use images as answers to multiple choice questions.

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            • Allow me to choose multiple questions at one time from the library when creating modules

              It is too time consuming to click on a question from the library each time I want to add one to a module, then have to go back to the library to choose again (and enter my search criteria each time). Please include check boxes so that I can check all the questions I want to import from the library at one time!

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              • Adding a WYSIWYG editor (text box) for a future version.

                Adding a WYSIWYG editor (text box) for a future version.

                As many of our users do not handle well/do not know how to enter questions directly into LC using HTML or Markdown for formatting (and LaTeX for math formatting) but a WYSIWYG would help them to have a better user experience.

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                • A countdown timer for each question that will appear on student phones.

                  Instructors could set an optional 10 to 20 second timer on questions to encourage a prompt response.

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                  • Please allow multiple rooms for one course!

                    I cannot see how to maintain the link to the home course gradebook in MP when I have two different classrooms for the same course - am I missing something?

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                    • Allow multiple correct answers to numerical questions

                      For example, if 12.56% is the correct answer, allow 12.56, .1256, or 12.56% (or ranges around all of these, ideally). Obviously, the correct format for the answer can be specified in the question, but it seems in some cases preferable to keep the questions short and leave the format open.

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                      • Bug: "date cannot be in the past".

                        One cannot set the date of a LC module to a date in the past. (You get an error "date cannot be in the past".) Thus, if you forget to set the date correctly before your class, you can give up on having them properly sorted. I can see no reason for such a restriction and need a workaround so I can properly order my LC modules for the students to review.

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                        • Allow individual students access to complete session late

                          Students with excused absences could still have the opportunity to participate/complete homeworks on LC if there were an instructor option to reopen the session to allow only specific students access to session questions.

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                          • Game show style response system

                            Allow an option for Learning Catalytics to recognize the fastest response out of a group. This would add a layer of competitiveness to game show style review sessions

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                            • Make it possible for students to make questions, or ask questions.

                              Make it possible for students to make questions, or ask questions. With a type of flipchart/park your idea function. Then the professor can review the questions student submit. Have the questions running in a view for all in the class able to see the questions.

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                              • Redeliver a Q with no credit attached to it

                                I would love an option to resend a quiz questions out to the group, ie. "redeliver", and have no credit attached to it. This way the prompt is redelivered to computers that are failing to refresh etc. but no extra points will be added to their scores.

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                                • I would like to print off my modules with Matching questions

                                  Matching questions do not show the choices when you try to print from a PDF, just the question text.

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                                  • Resizing images

                                    It would be nice if LC allows to you to use html to resize images (e.g. <img src="v_vs_t.jpg" width="50%" height="50%" class="display">

                                    I am writing questions with two images, and the default sizes seems depend on the width of the image, so the relative size of one picture to the other can look odd, where one picture is very big and the other tiny.

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                                    • Make it easier to create and use LC

                                      LC is a great program but has some user issues that slow me down. Example: if I have a module and want to delete 6 of the questions, I should be able to check the six items off and then delete them with one deletion action. Right now, 6 are required.

                                      When I use Pearson content, I often want to make a change to one of the questions (usually minor). But I can't, I have to use a tedious work-around.

                                      The same thing for copy and moving questions from one module to another. I should be able to move multiple…

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                                      • Allow courses to be reordered according to instructor preference

                                        It would be nice to be able to reorder your courses such that current courses were at the top of the list. The questions within a module can be reordered by simply dragging and dropping them- Can the list of courses have the same option?

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