PA Cyber Buzz Student and Parents Resource

Created with students and teachers in mind, Buzz makes learning fun, easy, and provides a personal experience through a simple, user-friendly design that quickly engages the user. Along with its simplicity and clean, intuitive design, Buzz offers a variety of innovative new features. Join us as we begin our journey toward understanding all of the exciting features of Buzz.



Logging into Buzz

The view below will explain how to access Buzz from the MySchool Portal.

Logging into Buzz from MySchool

Navigating a Course

This section explains how to navigate your course in Buzz. Click on a topic from the list below to view the associated video.

Getting Started With Your Course
Course Home Screen
Main Menu
Course Toolbar & Announcements
Course Content & Lesson Navigation

Completing Work In Buzz

This section explains how to complete your course work in Buzz. Click on a topic from the list below to view the associated video.

Taking an Assessment
Attaching a File to an Assignment

Student Gradebook

This section explains how to view your gradebook in Buzz. Click on a topic from the list below to view the associated video.

Accessing the Gradebook
Navigating the Gradebook
Grade Details
For Me
What If
Activity
Objective Mastery
Badges
Settings
Glossary

For your reference, here is a quick list of some abbreviations and terms that we use and what they stand for.


BC: Blended Classroom, weekly live class times with self-paced content


VC: Virtual Classroom, daily live classes with regular assignment due dates


LL: Little Lincoln, a K-2 Blended and Virtual Classroom


LI: Lincoln Interactive, 3-12 Blended and Virtual Curriculum


Collaborate: Tool used to enter your live classes


Calvert: Traditional curricular framework with PA Cyber certified teacher


LMS: Learning Management System where you find your courses (Buzz)


Step by Step Guides

In addition to the videos that are available, we have also created a downloadable guide to aid you with using Buzz.


Click here to download the Buzz Parent guide
Click here to download the Buzz Student guide