The News Widget allows you to communicate updates, reminders or important items with your students and is displayed on the Course Home Page.
Step 1: Find the News Widget on your Course Home Page.
Step 2: To add a News Item click the green Plus icon.
Step 3: Type in your news. You can choose to set the Availability for when and how long the news will be visible to students.
Step 4: Save your changes. Once the news item is created, you can edit it by clicking the yellow pencil icon.
Step 5: To delete old news items, click the trash can icon.
Step 6: If you have multiple News items and you need to change the order in which they are displayed, click the Reorder icon.