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Piazza - Is there an alternate discussion board for use in Blackboard?
Blackboard allows instructors to create discussion boards. To create a discussion board:
- Hover the mouse over the circle at the top left of the left navigation bar.
- Click Tool Link.
- For Type, choose Discussion Board
- Give it a name.
- Click submit.
The newly created link will contain the discussion board.
For more information on discussion boards and how to create threads/forums, please visit: https://help.blackboard.com/Learn/Instructor/Interact/Discussions/Manage
In addition, there is an alternative discussion board available called Piazza
Access this link to learn how to add it to Blackboard: https://piazza.com/blackboard-easy-setup
For more information: https://piazza.com/professors