Grade a Discussion Board

Follow the instructions below to grade a discussion board.

  1. Navigate to the Grade Center Link in your Control Panel, located in the lower left corner of your course site.
  2. Click on Needs Grading.
  3. Under the Category drop-down menu, select Discussion.
  4. Under the Item drop-down, select the specific discussion board you would like to grade.
  5. Click Go.
  6. Click on the name of the first student on the list to be brought to their post.
  7. Leave a grade and any feedback. Anything in this area will remain private between you and your student.
  8. Click on Reply to respond publicly to the student’s post. Note, everyone in the class will see a reply.
  9. Click Submit to finish grading the post.

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