Creating a Discussion

To create a new discussion:

  1. Navigate to the My Kialo page and click Create Discussion in the top-right-hand corner.
  2. Select whether to create a single- or multi-thesis discussion.
  3. Enter a name for your discussion.
  4. Optionally, edit the thesis of your discussion if different from the name.
  5. Choose the language of your discussion. To get straight into your discussion, click Skip rest and complete, or click Next to customize. 
  6. Choose the participation type: either Standard Participation, where all participant names are viewable, or Anonymous Participation (read more). Click Next.
  7. Add an optional cover image, tags, or background info to the discussion, then click Next. These can be changed later.
  8. Select whether to enable any advanced discussion options (read more: Displaying Claim Authors; About Voting; Using Teacher Feedback), then click Next.
  9. Choose whether to enable tasks in your discussion and configure them if so (see Discussion Tasks for more info).
  10. Finally, click Complete to create your discussion.
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