Discussion Boards in duo

Discussion Boards allow students and instructors to interact any time using text, images, video and uploaded files.

Discussion boards in duo (PDF)

Discussion boards in duo (Word)

Best practice advice and examples for online discussion

Blackboard Best Practice: Effective Discussion Questions and Interactive Tools in Action
Gilly Salmon’s Five Stage Model

Liu, C-J. and Yang, S.C. (2014) ‘Using the Community of Inquiry Model to Investigate Students’ Knowledge Construction in Asynchronous Online Discussions’, Journal of Educational Computing Research, 51(3): 327-354.
Ng, C.S.L., Hew, K.F. and Cheung, W.S. (2012) ‘Interaction in asynchronous discussion forums: Peer facilitation techniques’, Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 28(3): 280-294.