Discussion Using Forums

To set up discussion topics for students to respond in written text, Forums tool in Sakai is recommended.

You can

  • Set up topics for students to respond in text
  • Have students comment on each other’s postings
  • Grade students postings
  • Set up groups and assign different topics when needed
  • Use ‘post before reading’ option enable students to submit their posts to a topic before they have permission to read others’ responses

Instructions on how to do the above in Sakai.


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