How to create an Announcement on Blackboard

Creating an Announcement

Select the relevant module from MY MODULES in Blackboard Learn

Select Announcements from the module menu, then Create Announcement

Enter a Subject and Message

Under the Web announcement options, choose whether the announcement should be displayed permanently or restricted by dates.

Select the Email Announcement box to send an email of the announcement to all users. You can choose to add a course link to the announcement

The position of an announcement can be altered using the handle next to each announcement. To move an item, click and hold down the left mouse button then drag the item up or down