Monitoring Course Q&A Discussions
NOTE: Some institutions disable
the Q&A functionality; if you do not see the Questions button or Q&A
tab described below, check with your school's help desk to see if this
is the case with your institution.
Instructors can elicit and monitor course discussions through
the Q&A tab.
The Q&A tab lets instructors post
questions or discussion points, view
and respond to student questions, and endorse
(like) student-posted questions and responses.
As an instructor, you also have the ability to delete
any questions or responses that are inappropriate. You cannot edit
other users' entries.
To monitor Q&A discussions
- On the DASHBOARD,
find the course containing the class you want and click ALL
The class list page appears.
- Click the Q&A
Deleting a Q&A entry
As the instructor of a course, you can delete any Q&A
entries (questions or responses) that are inappropriate.
To delete a question or response
- Navigate to the Q&A tab.
- Find the question (or question with the response)
you want to delete.
- Select the question so that it appears with
all responses on the right side of the page.
- Click the X
located to the right of the question or response you want to delete.
ALTERNATELY, if you posted
the question or response, click the chevron (menu arrow) located to
the right of the question or response, and select Delete
from the menu options.
- Click OK
on the confirmation dialog box that appears.
Deleting a question
also deletes all responses posed for the question. Deleting questions/responses
is permanent and cannot be undone.
- When finished, the page refreshes with the
deleted item no longer appearing.