Is there any way that students can attempt to submit but there is no record on Blackboard? thank you in advance
Usually this is because they clicked "save draft" instead of "submit". I haven't run into this recently so I don't know if BB has given instructors a way to see drafts. When I tried it just now as a student I did get a message that my submission was not saved, but sometimes students are in a hurry and don't pay attention. (Of course, I have never been guilty of that myself...)
The student should have received a visual confirmation and an email confirmation of their submission. This would contain a submission ID number that you or your admin can look up to verify. But if the student has no submission verification number then they haven't actually submitted anything.
Hope this helps.
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