Click on theDiscussion Boardlink on the left-hand navigation.
Click on the name of the discussion forum that you want to respond to.
Note:In some forums, you may be required to create an original post before you can see any other posts as shown in this example.
In either case, click theCreate Threadbutton to create an original post.
Type your subject in theSubjectfield as seen in A.
Type your response in theMessagearea of the screen as seen in B.
Notice that you various formatting options, spell check and the ability to insert images, links, etc. as seen in C.
If you need to attach a file, clickBrowse My Computer, navigate to the file and select it.
ClickSubmitwhen you are finished.
Note:You also have the option toSave as Draft. Use this option if you need to save and come back to complete your post at a later time. You will need to clickSubmitfor your post to be viewable in the Discussion Forum by other students.
How to Create a Thread in the Discussion Board - Video