How do I create a discussion forum?

  1. Make sure the Edit Mode is set to On.
  1. From the Course Menu on the left, click Discussion Board.
  2. At the top left, click Create Forum.
  3. Enter the forum title into the Name.
  4. Enter questions or discussion activity instructions into the Description box.
  1. Choose your Forum Settings. There are a bunch of options to choose from, but creating graded forums, adding rubrics, and making students post before they can read other's posts are common settings.
  2. Click Submit to save.