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Teaching Continuity Guide

This guide is to help prepare faculty to teach remotely in the event the campus is closed or they are unable to come to campus.

Hold Class Discussions

Do you regularly facilitate in-class discussions? Create class or group discussion boards to help replace those in-class discussion activities. Create discussion board prompts, have students create an initial post and respond to their peers, and join the discussion as you would in-class.

Canvas Discussion Guides

Grading Discussion Boards

This linked rubric is an example of how you can grade a discussion board.

Sample Discussion Board Instructions

Screenshot of a discussion board with instructions



Discussions in Canvas Tutorial