Exploring Discussion Tools

Designing an effective discussion prompt is important, but so is the tool you use for the discussion. Read on to learn more about Sakai discussions and other discussion tools.

Alternative Discussion Tools

LMS Discussions are a good tool for text-based discussions, but what if you want to incorporate audio, video and images into your discussions?

Click the titles in the accordion below to learn about three alternative discussion tools: Padlet, FlipGrid, and Perusall.


To see a video with more information about each tool, click here [requires Ubalt login].



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