Step 1: Click on the “+” button in the top left hand side of the screen Graphic of the plus button

Step 2: Select “Tool Link”

Step 3: Give the tool a name

Step 4: Click on the drop down menu and select “Announcements”

Step 5: Check the “Available to Users” box  Graphic of check for available to users

Step 6: Click on the “Submit” button

Step 1: Click on “Course Tools” underneath the Course Management tools coursemanagement

Step 2: Click on “Announcements” announcements

Step 3: Click on the “Create Announcement” button createAnnouncementBtn

Step 4: Give the announcement a subject

Step 5: Create the message

Step 6: Select Duration and Date Restrictions as necessary
announcementDuration

 

Step 7: Select Email Announcement if necessary

Step 8: Click on the “Browse” button to add a Course Link if needed
courseLink

 

Step 9: Click “Submit”