Canvas @ YaleInstructor Guides Canvas @ Yale BasicsHow do I Create a Discussion Board?

How do I Create a Discussion Board?

1. Click on Discussions from your Course Menu.

Click on Discussions from the Course Navigation

2. Click on +Discussions to create a new Discussion

Select +Discussion to create a new discussion

3. Title your Discussion and type your Discussion prompt into the content editor.

4. Type your discussion within the content editor.

5. To upload links to the course or upload to other documents, you can find those documents within the Files menu on the right-hand side.

Screenshot of creating the discussion

6. Select your options

7. Hit Save.

Screenshot of the options available to the discussion

For more information about the Discussions tool:

Discussion tool guides (Vendor Guides)

If you would like to learn more about this tool, please consider attending one of our workshops or schedule a one-on-one consultation: