A key feature of Blackboard is the Discussion Board.  The Discussion Board is designed to facilitate online discussion and allows students to create new threads and respond to other students' posts.  Discussion Boards are often used to supplement in-class discussions for face-to-face courses, and serves as a major tool for communication in online courses.

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Instructors that need help setting up or troubleshooting their Discussion Board on Blackboard can contact TLT's Blackboard Support Team by calling (631) 632-2777 or by emailing Blackboard@stonybrook.edu.