Creating a forum


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Creating a forum

Of all the different activity types that Moodle has to offer, the Discussion Forum is the one that tends to get my students to really get engaged with the Course Material the most. In this chapter we are going to step through setting up a Discussion Forum that will help draw our students into our course and really get them engaged in the materials. So make sure that editing is turned on and then scroll down to the bottom of Week 1. Click the dropdown menu for at Add an activity and select Forum from that menu. For the Forum name, we'll click in there and simply type in Week 1 Discussion Forum.

For the Forum introduction, we will go over to our course syllabi which is in the Chapter 10 exercise files and scroll down until you find the Forum Discussion section. Go ahead and select the text that describes what this assignment is and then press Command+C or Ctrl+C on your keyboard to copy that description. Go ahead and click back into your browser and in the Forum introduction just press...

Creating a forum
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Creating a forum provides you with in-depth training on Education + Elearning. Taught by Chris Mattia as part of the Moodle 2.1 Essential Training for Teachers

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Education + Elearning
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