Adding an Announcement
Announcements can be used to notify students about upcoming assignments, due dates, or new course content.
Create an Announcement in Blackboard
- Click Course Tools under the Control Panel.
- Click on the Announcements tool.
- Click the Create Announcement button.
- Enter a subject and the body of your message.
- Set the display options.
- Select if you want to email a copy of the announcement to all course users.
- You may use the course link option to link to specific content area. (Note: this setting is optional)
- Click Submit to create the announcement.