Groups and Discussions
WSU instructors currently using Brightspace and interested in using groups in their Brightspace courses.
Groups are a means of organizing learners within a course offering into smaller units. Groups are individual org units that exist below course offerings in the org structure and have cross-functionality with multiple tools within the system. This article focuses on using discussions in a class with groups.
Setting up Group-based Discussions
Defining Discussions Topics for Groups
Here are some step-by-step instructions on how to set up and use group discussion topics:
- Groups Tool Quick Reference Guide (Article from D2L.)
- How do I create private discussions with my students? (Article from Minnesota State's D2L Brightspace Service Desk.)
Related Wiki Topics
D2L Overview Topics
For a complete listing of topics, select from the category list below.