Conducting classroom discussions

Classroom discussions can be faciliated through a variety a communication tools. The Discussion and Private Messages tool works well for asynchronous, one-to-many communication with and among students. The Mailtool can be used by students to contact each other individually. The Chat Room tool facilitates synchronous communication, requiring class members to use the tool at the same time. Click on the links below to learn how to use these tools.

Using Discussion and Private Messages

Using Mailtool

Using Chat Room