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Posting a new topic on webboard

Often, as part of your assignment you'll be asked to "share feedback from your Learning Circle." This means that you will sendyour completed assignment to your Learning Circle posting it as a New Topic and you'll receive feedback from your Learning Circle, so that you candevelop your ideas further.

Other times, you may be thinking about something as it relates to the ideas in the courses and you may wish to "Post" a new topic fordiscussion so that you can get ideas from the people in your Learning Circle.

Here is how you post a new topic on WebBoard:

(To access the instructions document, click on the Word icon below. When it appears, press "Save" to your disk or computer harddrive so that you can keep these instructions for future use.)

Posting a New Topic

  • Go to WebBoard by clicking here .
    You can also access the WebBoard from the Certificate of Teaching Mastery page on the TWB website at:teacherswithoutborders.org
  • Now, you will be at the WebBoard Login screen.
  • Where it says "Name" at the top of the Login screen, type in the Username you use for the Certificate of Teaching Mastery.
  • Where it says "Password," type in the Password you use for the Certificate of Teaching Mastery.
  • Click the button underneath that says, "Login."
  • Take a moment to familiarize yourself with your "homepage" screen. The left side has a yellow background and the right side has a whitebackground. On the left side at the top is the name of your Learning Circle in bold letters, and there are other names listed underneath. Onthe right side of the screen is a welcome note at the top with your name, and underneath, it will tell you that you have new messages.
  • Click on the highlighted words underneath the welcome message that say, "You have # message(s)." (Notice that after you click, the leftside of the page turns from a yellow background to a white background.)
  • Look at the list of topics (on the left side) and click on the name of your Learning Circle.
  • Topics will appear just underneath your Learning Circle's name. Click on the first topic that says, "Meeting Your Learning Circle(Assignment 2a)."
  • Now, "scroll down" the right side of the page by clicking on the vertical green bar (located on the far right) and sliding it down.
  • Underneath the line, you'll see two options: "Post New Topic," and "Reply to..."
  • Click on "Post New Topic."
  • You'll see a screen come up that has a thin box on top and a bigger box on the bottom.
  • In the thin box, write the title of the topic you wish to discuss. For example you might write the topic "Creating an Inviting Classroom," ifthat's what you wish to discuss OR if you are asked in an assignment to "share feedback from your Learning Circle," then be sure to post a newtopic that says "Course #, Assignment #: Feedback for Gita," as an example. The reason you would write the course number, assignmentnumber and your name as the title of your new topic is so that the other people in your Learning Circle can respond to your work on thatassignment. Each person in your Learning Circle will also post a new topic for that same assignment but with their name in the title so thatthe others will give them feedback.
  • Once you have typed the title of the new topic in the thin box at the top, you are ready to continue.
  • Underneath that thin box is a bigger box at the bottom. Put your assignment into that box if you are seeking feedback from your LearningCircle OR if it is a topic for discussion (not connected to an assignment) write in that box whatever it is you wish your LearningCircle to read.
  • When you're done, click on the word "Post" that is AT THE BOTTOM of the right-hand side of the page.
  • An orange box on the right will come up that asks you to read your message and if you need to make changes you are instructed to go "Back"and make changes. If you are happy with your message and you are ready to "Post" your new topic and message so that your Learning Circle can readyour words, click on the button that says, "Post."
  • Your message will now appear as it will be seen by your Learning Circle. Take a moment to look at it.
  • When you log out and come back on WebBoard on another day, you'll see that people from your Learning Circle will have posted responses toyour topic for discussion or feedback on your assignment.
  • To "Logoff" of WebBoard, look at the black bar at the top that runs across the entire length of the screen. Click on the white words that say"Logoff."

Questions & Answers

what is the stm
Brian Reply
is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
Rafiq
industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
Damian
How we are making nano material?
LITNING Reply
what is a peer
LITNING Reply
What is meant by 'nano scale'?
LITNING Reply
What is STMs full form?
LITNING
scanning tunneling microscope
Sahil
how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
Santosh
Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
Rafiq
what is differents between GO and RGO?
Mahi
what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
Rafiq
what is Nano technology ?
Bob Reply
write examples of Nano molecule?
Bob
The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
brayan
nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
Damian
Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
Renato
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
?
Kyle
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
Adin
why?
Adin
what school?
Kyle
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
Joe
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
research.net
kanaga
sciencedirect big data base
Ernesto
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
Bharti
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
Daniel
how to know photocatalytic properties of tio2 nanoparticles...what to do now
Akash Reply
it is a goid question and i want to know the answer as well
Maciej
characteristics of micro business
Abigail
for teaching engĺish at school how nano technology help us
Anassong
How can I make nanorobot?
Lily
Do somebody tell me a best nano engineering book for beginners?
s. Reply
there is no specific books for beginners but there is book called principle of nanotechnology
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how can I make nanorobot?
Lily
what is fullerene does it is used to make bukky balls
Devang Reply
are you nano engineer ?
s.
fullerene is a bucky ball aka Carbon 60 molecule. It was name by the architect Fuller. He design the geodesic dome. it resembles a soccer ball.
Tarell
what is the actual application of fullerenes nowadays?
Damian
That is a great question Damian. best way to answer that question is to Google it. there are hundreds of applications for buck minister fullerenes, from medical to aerospace. you can also find plenty of research papers that will give you great detail on the potential applications of fullerenes.
Tarell
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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