Create a forum where people can discuss educational topics, debate, or collaborate on a task.

1.  Create a page using the Forum template

Choose the Forum template from the More templates option when you create a page.

2.  Give your forum a title

Choose Done to create it.

Within the forum, you will be able to create threads. For example the forum title might be Homework forum and it may contain multiple threads such as Help with Sonnet XIV project.

3.  Create a thread

Select New thread. Type the first post for the thread and select Submit post.

4.  Allow comments

Choose Publish to allow others to comment on the post.  You will need to ensure that viewers have permission to comment on the forum.

5.  Submit a response

Choose Reply on a post to submit a response. The reply will be indented to indicate whether it is a response to the previous post or to the original topic.

6.  See all the threads

Select Show All Threads to see all previously created threads and have the option to start a new thread.

New threads are always displayed at the top of the list.

Choose the Follow Comments option to keep up to date with posts.