Ed (or ‘Ed discussion’) is an online threaded discussion platform that supports document and image upload, math equations, embedded video, runnable code snippets, and image annotation. Discussion board posts can be categorized, private, or even anonymous. Student responses can be ‘endorsed’ and instructor feedback provided.
Why use ED?
- Threaded discussions with entries/ answers that can be endorsed by an instructor
- Discussions can includ LaTex and code snippets
- Can be used for notifications set to “all course”
How to Add Ed to Your Course
Ed discussions is available through both Blackboard and Canvas.