LaunchPad > How to contribute to a Discussion Board

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Instructors often use LaunchPad's Discussion Board feature to allow students to have an ongoing discussion about a particular topic or reading. Follow the steps below to participate.

Click on the Discussion Board assignment

In your LaunchPad Table of Contents

Expand or collapse the posts

You can expand the posts using the + button or collapse them using the - button to make them easier to read and navigate.

Expand has a + icon and Collapse has a - icon

Click "New Thread" to start your own discussion or "Reply" to a classmate's post

Enter your title and type your post


Click "Attach a file" if you want to upload a document or image


Click "Post" when you are ready to submit your response