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Encouraging Student-Teacher Communication Using Individual Discussions in D2L Brightspace

October 2, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

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With a few changes in your discussion settings, you can create private discussions in your D2L Brightspace course.  In this private discussion space you can communicate with individual students one-on-one.  This allows you to keep track of student-to-instructor communication without messages getting lost in your email.

Faculty members have also found this strategy is a great way to aid in student reflection, deepen student understanding, and stimulate critical thinking.

Attend this webinar to see a hands on overview of how you can created a private discussions are in your D2L Brightspace course.

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October 2, 2019
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
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Suzanne Schlangen, Karen Wenz
Academic Technologies
Building Awareness

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