LEARN – News Tool in LEARN

The news tool in LEARN is a great way to communicate messages to your students as it appears on the front page of the course.

To create a News Post:

  • Access your course
  • Click the dropdown beside “News”
  • Click “New News Item”
  • When authoring the news post you will have access to many formatting options. Hover over the individual icons to see what they do
  • Once you have composed your News post scroll down to see additional options
    • Set Start and End dates
    • Attach files to the post
    • Use release conditions if you wish to restrict access
    • Click “Publish” when it’s ready to post

To edit or remove a News Post:

  • Access your course
  • Click the dropdown beside the news item you wish to edit
  • Click “Edit” or “Delete”