Use the News Tool post updates, reminders, feedback, or important announcements that students will see when they access the course.

Note: Students can receive email or text message notifications if they set their profile settings to receive notifications. You can recommend students to review the student guide to enable notifications.

Print text guide, watch the video demo, or review the steps described on this page.

Managing News

  1. Click the drop-down next to the News widget and select New News Item
  2. Enter a headline and the content of your message.
  3. Set Availability dates to display the news item later or be removed on certain date. 
  4. Click the Publish button.
  1. Click the drop-down of the news item you wish to edit, and select Edit.
  2. Make the needed changes and click the Update button to save changes.
  1. Click the drop-down of the news item you wish to delete, and select Delete.
  2. Click Yes at the confirmation dialog.