Trunk User GuideTrunk User Guide JournalsHow do I set-up a single "class journal" that all students can edit?

How do I set-up a single "class journal" that all students can edit?

By adjusting the default permissions, Instructors or organizers can structure a single “class” journal (or a series of “class” journals) that can be edited by all of the members of the site, in effect, using the journal tool as a class wiki.

Go to Journals

Go to Journals

Click Permissions

Click Permissions

Checkmark Update.any  Under Student (and Student non-registered) for Post and Comment, then click Save

Checkmark Update.any  Under Student (and Student non-registered) for Post and Comment, then click Save

This will allow all students to participate on any journal.

Next, click Create new post

Next, click Create new post

This displays the post editor.

Enter a title and content

Enter a title and content

Use the Rich Text editor to format your text or add media.

Make journal available to all site members, then click Publish

Make journal available to all site members, then click Publish

All participants can now edit the journal or add a comment to the journal

All participants can now edit the journal or add a comment to the journal