Facilitating discussions


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Facilitating discussions

In our last movie we created two discussion board forum or rooms and then created one conversation or thread. Now before I show you what this looks like from a student's point of view, I want you to notice that here in our Course menu look at the word Discussions and to the right there is this box with this slash through it. That means that this item is hidden from the students. If I turn Edit mode off, there is no link, the link doesn't show up. So if the Discussions link is hidden on your course menu and you want your students to be able to see it, make sure you click the button with the two downward facing chevrons to the right of Discussions and choose Show Link.

By the way if you don't do that, let me turn Edit mode off, if we decide not to do that students can still access the tool by clicking on Tools and then scrolling down and clicking on Discussion Board. Now lets hop on over, I'm in Internet Explorer right now logged in as Patrick Crispen. I'm going to go int...

Facilitating discussions
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Facilitating discussions provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Patrick Crispen as part of the Blackboard 9.x Essential Training for Instructors

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Education + Elearning
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Blackboard
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